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The 2023 Trek Verve+ 1 Lowstep 300WH Electric Hybrid Bike is ideal for daily rides, commutes, and workouts. It comes with a reliable and powerful Bosch pedal-assist system, plus practical equipment including mudguards, a rack and lights already fitted.
The Verve+1 has a lightweight aluminium frame with lowstep geometry. This makes it really easy to get your feet on the ground and to hop on and off, especially if the bike is fully loaded with your shopping. The Bosh Actie Line Motor is tuned for city riding and there is a choice of a 300WH, 400WH or 500WH battery. This version comes with the 300WH battery which is ideal for everyday trips around town and comes in at a super affordable price.
The Verve+ 1 comes equipped with 8 speed Shimano gears and powerful hydraulic disc brakes. The suspension for, combined with wide 50c tyres makes the bike comfortable to ride even on rough roads.
This bike is perfect for
Riders who want a comfortable and practical electric bike for everyday errands and getting around town on a budget.
As electric bikes have become more sophisticated it’s important to stay on top of updates. Just like your home computer or smart phone regular updates are now released for most electric bike systems. If you buy a bike from Cycles UK we will do electric bike updates and diagnostics you need free of charge.
Electric bike updates can help to improve battery life, tweak how the motor works and fix bugs and problems. Most systems will require you to plug your bike into some specialist software at an authorised dealer. At Cycles UK we are authorised dealers for top electric bike brands including Specialized, Trek, Orbea, Whyte, Cannondale and Raleigh. As a result our stores have the software and hardware to run updates on all the major electric bike systems including Bosch, Shimano and Ebikemotion.
We now provide free updates and diagnostics for life on any electric bike purchased from Cycles UK.
Electric bikes have really come into their own in the last couple of years. Thanks to advances in electric bike motors and batteries. A couple of bike manufacturers, most notably Specialized, are making their own electric bike motors. The vast majority of bike companies are using the same motors. So, you will find exactly the same electric motor being used on bikes from different brands and at different price points. In this guide, we’ll take you through the main types of electric bike motors. Look at the differences between the most commonly used brands.
Electric bikes tend to either come with a hub motor or a mid-drive motor. Mid-drive motors sit where the cranks and bottom bracket are on a bike and drive the cranks and chain around. Hub drive motors sit in the middle of the wheel and drive the wheel directly. Hub drive electric bikes are cheaper but less efficient, and less smooth, to ride.
The Trek electric bike range has been pretty enormous at times. This has mainly been due to a single model of bike being available in multiple battery and colour variations so you quickly ended up with dozens of variants. Thankfully Trek have scaled this back a little recently, and their electric bike range is now easier to understand.
Until recently nearly all Trek electric bikes came with Bosch motors. For the 2023 season they are continuing with Bosch but also introducing motors from new brands like TQ and Hydrive on selected models.
Trek made their first bikes in 1976 in a barn in Wisconsin. Now they’re one of the biggest bike brands in the world. Trek bikes cover everything from professional-level road and mountain bike race bikes to commuters, hybrids and kids bikes. There is a strong heritage of racing at Trek and many Trek bikes have a strong race influence. They take a very scientific approach to researching bike and human performance and then make the fastest and most efficient bikes they can.
It doesn’t stop their attention and passion for cycling flows through everything they do. Since the 1990s, Trek has supported Places for Bikes. Places for Bikes is an advocacy organisation in the USA that gets more people on bikes more often! Places for Bikes ethos falls in line with the companies mission statement to:
Build only products we love. Provide incredible hospitality to our customers, and change the world by getting more people on bikes.
Frame - Alpha Gold Aluminum, rack & fender mounts, internal routing, kickstand mount, 135x5mm QR
Fork - SR Suntour NEX, coil spring, preload, 50mm travel, 100x5mm QR
Front hub- Shimano TX505, centerlock
Rear hub - Shimano TX505, centerlock
Rims - Bontrager Connection, double-wall, 32-hole, 20mm width, presta valve
Tyres - Schwalbe Energizer Active Plus, Puncture Guard, Twin Skin, (50-622)
Shifters - Shimano Tourney RS45, 8 speed
Rear derailleur - Shimano Altus M2000, long cage
Crank - Prowheel alloy, 38T steel ring
Cassette - Shimano HG200, 12-32, 8 speed
Chain - Shimano HG40, 6/7/8 speed
Pedals - VPE-857
Saddle - Selle Royal Nuvola
Seatpost - Bontrager alloy, 31.6mm, 12mm offset
Handlebar - Bontrager aluminum touring
Grips - Bontrager Satellite Plus
Stem - Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm clamp, adjustable rise, Blendr compatible
Head set - Semi-integrated, 1-1/8"
Brake set - Shimano MT200 hydraulic disc
Controller - Bosch Purion
Motor - Bosch Active, 250 watt, 40 Nm, 25km/h
Front light - Herrmans MR-GO, 100 lumen, 35 lux
Rear light - Spanninga SOLO for e-bike
Weight limit - This bike has a maximum total weight limit (combined weight of bicycle, rider and cargo) of 136 kg (300 lb).
Please note: Manufacturers can sometimes change the specification of the products from time to time.
|Colours||GALACTIC GREY, PENNY FLAKE|
|Sizes||L - 28 WHEEL, M - 28 WHEEL, S - 28 WHEEL, XS - 28 WHEEL|
|Barcodes||601842810972, 601842811009, 601842811030, 601842811061, 601842811092, 601842811122, 601842811153, 601842811184|
|SKUs / Part Numbers||5281492, 5281495, 5281498, 5281501, 5281504, 5281507, 5281510, 5281513|
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We regularly check our prices against our competitors to ensure that you are getting a good deal. If you find an item cheaper within seven days of purchase, just let us know and ask us to match the price.
Cycles UK provides 14 days of free insurance on all new bikes sold to UK customers. As part of our service, your new bike is automatically covered with 14 days’ FREE insurance against theft and accidental damage.
Opinions of contact points such as saddles, shoes and grips can vary a lot between different riders. If you buy a contact point from Cycles UK and you don’t find it comfortable, you can return it within 30 days, and we’ll swap it for something else.
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