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Electric bike news

Chinese electronics giant Xiaomi launches folding e-bike
The tech giant's move into the cheap (£300) e-bike market could signal a surge in e-bike use in the East
Audi launch €15,300 performance Sport e-tron e-bike
Got cash to burn? Better be quick, only 100 of these premium Haibike-associated e-bikes will be available
Tyre giant Vittoria joins the e-bike game with startup Zehus
Milan-based startup set to merge with the Italian tyre manufacturer, giving their self-charging e-bike project Bike+ a boost
Turn any bike into an e-bike with Bikee Bike's BEST kit
The bottom bracket-based electric motor kit can make any bike into an e-bike in minutes
University staff in Oxford offered free ebike use
The cycle BOOM scheme - which influences green Governmental policy - has donated the bikes to help staff cover the 9.8 miles between campuses
The Stig: Cargo bikes are the delivery vehicle of the future
Top Gear 'personality' proves that e-assisted cargo bikes outperform traditional delivery vehicles in London
Chita electric mountain bike coming to Indiegogo soon
Striking e-bike with smartphone link and GPS tech built in
Semcon's sub-£100 add-on motor looks for investors
Friction drive 150W motor unit weighs 1kg and can be swapped between bikes
Just in: Peugeot AE21
£2,300 city bike has some interesting urban features
Vittoria and Zehus join forces on BIKE+ powered hub system
Clever all-in-one retrofittable hub motor is designed to never need charging
Just in: Larry vs Harry eBullitt STePS
Pedal-assist cargo bike starts at around £4,000 and there's plenty of options
Jivr folding bike now accepting pre-orders
£1,700 bike with concealed drivetrain and battery aims for a classy and low-maintenance city experience
Jersey car2cycle scheme offers £300 off an electric bike
Voucher scheme is open to all Jersey residents aged 14 and over
Brompton to start producing electric folding bikes
Slimmed down KERS system will be the basis for the power plant
Flux Electric Bike raises $1.6m on crowdfunding
San Francisco startup has raised over 30 times what it asked for... The bike wouldn't be legal over here though
Just in: Butchers & Bicycles MK1-E
Clever, superbly built £4,100 tilting trike for moving your kids or a whole bunch of stuff
Pure Electric launch new range of electric bike wear
Removeable protectors and high quality Italian construction
Just in: Orbea Katu-E 30A
Another small-wheeler lands at ebiketips, this one a £1,839 three speed with a Bosch motor
British Heart Foundation bans e-bikes on London to Brighton
Charity insists it's for Health & Safety reasons
Video: an e-bike-powered portable bike workshop
Not-for-profit Bike Yard uses a Bosch-powered Xtracycle to get round New York City