Ribble Cycles (United Kingdom) - Ribble Cycles have added 2 fully integrated models to their award winning and lightest in class e bike range - the Ribble Urban e and the Ribble Hybrid AL e Trail.
The Ribble Urban e is a city chic commuter designed to be a slick, stylish and sophisticated way to explore the city and beyond. With the easy-to-use power assistance it becomes your ideal companion as you zip around town; pop out for groceries, or commute to work. A comfortable upright riding position, reassuringly stable handling and easy step on/off design make for a comfortable, controlled and confident ride. With powerful disc brakes, simple and reliable gears and packed with fully integrated accessories, the Ribble Urban e is unique urban mobility - designed to make everyday rides easier, faster, and way more fun.
The Ribble Hybrid Trail AL e pushes the boundaries of possibility with every ride. Powerful pedal-assistance, distance shrinking range and handy features are designed to make your daily rides quicker and easier in every way possible. A low step-over design for ease of use and bump-smoothing suspension delivers a comfortable ride, no matter where the trail may take you. The versatile Ribble Hybrid Trail AL e bike comes fully kitted out for the trail and city streets with powerful disc brakes, strong Mavic Allroad wheels fitted with puncture-proof Schwalbe Marathon tyres and an ergonomic finishing kit that offers a commanding view of the scenery and the road ahead. Take your rides off the beaten track and unearth your local trails.
“We’re seeing more and more people wanting to access the benefits of cycling and they see e-bikes as a way to experience the positive aspects. Our world-class E-bike range has evolved and expanded with this aim to offer more diversity and choice – and making cycling more accessible to everyone.
“Our new versatile e-bikes have been designed with specific features and riding position to give enhance the riding experience, confidence and comfort to all riders. The market leading weight and power assistance combined with integrated lights and display provides a complete experience – And whether it’s for the city commute or to take you across town to trail, our proposition provides ultimate urban mobility and a great way to get around and experience the benefits of riding an e-bike” - Says Andy Smallwood, CEO Ribble Cycles.
The Urban e and Hybrid AL e Trail are fully integrated and controlled via the MAHLE Pulsar One smart display integrated into the handlebars giving you control to change assist levels, activate the lights, view remaining range and capture ride data. The handlebars also feature the iWoc Trio control button to change the assistance level whilst looking ahead. A phone or smartwatch can be paired with the MAHLE Ebikemotion app to unlock additional features.
Both bikes are powered by the discreet superlight MAHLE Ebikemotion motor system with three power modes to choose from. A handy walk mode feature provides a little extra boost of assistance should you need to dismount and walk with the bike.
The suggested build is with Sram Apex or they can be fine tuned to your own specification using the BikeBuilder tool with the option to create your own design via Custom Colour.