Specifications

 Power

 

Kerbside weight: 40Kgs20141104132311
Battery: Lithium ion 36v 10Ah
Charge time: 4-6 hours Max rider weight: 100Kgs Max Speed: 15mph (20mph off-road)

Motor: 200 Watts

 

Wheels

alarmRim: Alloys
Tyres: 18" 40psi
Front fork: Hydraulic suspension system
Front brake: Drum
Rear brake: Expanding brake with motor lock

 

 Anti theft
  Remote locking fob, lockable battery
  Thro
ttle: Yes, Cruise control (bike speed locks after 6 seconds)
  Pedal assist

  Dashboard: Yes, digital

 
3-Pin charger
charger
Charger: 100V-240V, 1.8 amps smart charger

charging life: >800times

Storage: Yes, under seat, lockable
Bike stand: Yes


 

Digital Dashboard display - temperature, speed, distance, voltage
 Back box: Yes, lockable

 Horn

 Indicators

 LED Head lights

 

 

 

Legal

On the road

 

Where can a ZiPee Bike be ridden?
Where a pedal bike can go, an electrically-assisted pedal cycle can go including bike lanes, bus lanes and cycle paths.

 

What age do you have to be to ride a ZiPee on the road?

Riding a ZiPee is legal from the age of 14+ 


Will I need a licence to ride one?

You are not legally required to have a licence, CBT, road tax or MOT.  You do not need to pay the Congestion charge, the bike does not need registration.


Do I need to wear a helmet?

You are not legally required to wear a helmet, though you may choose to use one for your personal safety or not to alarm fellow road users or bring unnecessary attention to law enforcement. 

 
Do I need insurance?

Although not legally required on the road, you may wish to insure your ZiPee against theft.  A house insurance policy may cover it, alternatively you can obtain specific pedal bike insurance from Cycleguard specialist team on 02476 851000 to get an instant quote.


The full outline of the law on electric bikes in the UK is on the DfT website.  Please copy and paste the link to the read the factsheet. http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20120606172804/http://assets.dft.gov.uk/publications/dft-information-sheets/electrically-assisted-pedal-cycles-in-great-britain.pdf