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VanMoof, based in the Netherlands, has announced its latest generation e-bikes, the VanMoof S5 and A5. They feature an ultra silent powerful motor, long-range battery, powerful boost, the latest VanMoof anti-theft tech and a lowered step-in A5 frame.
The new handlebar interface, made up of LED Halo Rings, communicate real-time feedback on speed, battery levels, unlocking and more.
The lowered step-in makes it easy to jump on and off, and heightens comfort and confidence for people new to biking.
A new optional phone mount, and USB-C charging port turn every rider’s phone into a dashboard.
The bikes are available to buy now and cost $2,998, €2,498, or £2,298. Deliveries of the VanMoof S5 & A5 will start from July.
Ties Carlier, VanMoof Co-founder, says: “Only a handful of parts remain from our previous models, the S3 and X3. Every last detail from the frame down to the chip sets and sensors has been engineered for the smoothest, most powerful ride ever.”
Job Stehmann, VanMoof Head of Product Design, adds: “Riding an e-bike should be ultra easy. Thanks to the Halo ring interface our Gen 5 is an e-bike even first-timers will enjoy before ever needing to pick up the manual.”
VanMoof was founded in 2009 by Taco and Ties Carlier.
VanMoof brand stores can be found in Amsterdam, Berlin, London, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Seattle, and Tokyo, with expansion planned to 50 cities worldwide through dedicated Service Hubs by the end of 2021.