All about bicycles, pedelecs, technology and safety in the press

In our daily work as we deal with bicycle safety, technology and user manuals we come across lots of safety risks. The most frequent ones are published in articles of the leading German special-interest magazines TOUR – Europas Rennrad-Magazin Nr. 1, BIKE – Das Mountainbike Magazin Europas Nr. 1 and E-Bike – Das Pedelec-Magazin to make this information important for the sector accessible to a wider public.

In addition, we are regularly cited by further special-interest magazines or trade journals as well as more and more by radio and television and in their media reports, which shows us that we are completely right with our information.

The section NEWS informs you about the latest news from our specialist fields. The reports and publications of this section are listed chronologically or according to topics of interest.

Press release, 2018/07/06

Two new guidelines on pedelec tuning and retrofitting bicycles with e-drives

The work group parts replacement on e-bikes and pedelecs worked out two new guidelines on the topics "Pedelec tuning" and "Retrofitting bicycles".

The following associations and companies participate in the work group: the umbrella organization for German industry guilds BIV, TUEV Rheinland, velotech.de, the German service and bicycle association VSF, Zedler-Institut as well as the German bicycle association ZIV.

The guidelines on the parts replacement on e-bikes/pedelecs 25 as well as for speed e-bikes/pedelecs with pedal assistance up to 45 kmh/28 mph were updated and are made available for download at the end of this page.

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positionen – Das Magazin der deutschen Versicherer, 02/2017

Who needs horses!