The Dutch brand VanMoof has unveiled the fifth generation of its electric city bikes. On the menu, an update of its iconic model and a novelty with a low step-over frame. The VanMoof A5 and S5 will be available from this summer.
While waiting for the launch of his speed bike, the evolution of and the , a new model with a low step-over frame mounted on 24-inch wheels. Diversification to broaden the customer target by addressing in particular beginners who are looking for a easy to ride and handle.at the end of the year, VanMoof is renewing its range of electric bikes with two new products: the
The typical VanMoof aesthetic signature remains unchanged, with a very sober and clean design that hides the battery in the frame and the electric motor in the hub of the front wheel. The main development concerns the replacement of the display integrated into the upper tube by two ringsinserted into the handlebar on either side of the grips. They serve as visual indicators for battery level, pedal assist, …
Between 55 and 140 km of autonomy
VanMoof claims to have renewed most of the components of the S5 and A5. Thus, the new electric motor which delivers 68 Nm is announced as quieter and more flexible thanks to aof improved torque. On the battery side, the S5 receives a 487 Wh battery which can provide between 55 and 140 km of autonomy depending on the assistance mode used. the A5 incorporates a 463 Wh battery for autonomy equivalent to that of the S5.
For the rest, we find the usual benefits of VAE VanMoof with control of the functions via the smartphone which attaches to the handlebars and acts as a dashboard, the Kick Lock anti-theft system which blocks the rear wheel, LED lighting integrated into the frame , fenders and standard kickstand.
innovations and awho pay more. While VanMoof had made a major effort by bringing the price of the S3 and X3 below the 2,000 euro (€1,998) mark, the S5 and A5 happily cross this threshold with a base price of €2,498. Pre-orders are open for delivery from July.