February 27, 2016

What is inside The YIKEBIKE ?

Inside the Yikebike !!

One of the best parts of the Yikebike, is that the components are very simple, if you open a Yikebike, you will only found three mayor components

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February 10, 2015

Why a Synergy ?

Why to get a Synergy Yikebike, instead a Carbon or a Fusion ?

The 'Synergy' Yikebike, have the frame of the 'Carbon' (in Carbon Fiber) and the front assembly of the 'Fusion', with Covers in Composite, that means that uses the parts of the other two models to be assembled.


Advantages :

1) Most of the Weight of the bike, its in the frame, so replacing it for the Carbon Fiber, you will loose a big amount of pounds !

2) The noise of the bike, its made by the gear, and the composite covers retain more efficient that noise, making the bike more silent

3) The Frontal assembly has three screws in the 'Carbon' Model, but in the Fusion and Synergy, has 5, that means that the 'Synergy' and 'Fusion' has more support from the covers.

4) With less Money, the 'Synergy' owner will get the same looking of the 'Carbon' Fiber model

5) The real difference in weight between the 'Carbon' and the 'Synergy' , will be some like 2 Kgs (4 pounds) and that is not that much !!


For us, the real deal, will be getting a Synergy... the perfect middle model of the Yikebike !

March 26, 2014

December 09, 2013

YikeBike - Urban Freedom with world?s smallest and lightest folding electric bicycle

Since its creation, the YikeBike has received numerous international accolades. Most notably, YikeBike was ranked 15th among the 50 Best inventions by Time Magazine. It was also listed among WIPO’s most notable inventions next to the likes of BlackBerry, Google, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), SpaceShip One and an anti-HIV vaccine. The YikeBike was also enshrined in The 2011 Guinness Book of World Records as the lightest and smallest compact electric bike in the world. YikeBike was honoured and thrilled to be selected as one of the five finalists in the Transportation category at the 2012 Katerva Awards, and winner of the Canterburys Awards for Champion Producer / Manufacturer in 2013

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