Can I ride this in the wet?
The bike and propulsion system are fully weather proof so can be ridden in all weather conditions.
Can this bike be purchased on a cycle to work scheme?
Yes, all ebikes can be purchased through all the major cycle to work scheme providers. The government have even abolished the £1000 limit making obtaining an ebike on cycle to work more beneficial than ever.
How fast can I go on the CGR AL e?
The ebikemotion X35 power assist system offers assistance up to 15mph, at which point (by law, as with all e bikes in the UK) the assistance cuts out. If you drop back below 15mph then they system will re-engage until such time as you turn the assistance off.
What range can I expect from the bike?
Range is affected by a number of factors including rider weight, terrain and temperature. A rider of 90kgs on a varied route including climbs, descents and flats can expect a distance of up to approximately 100kms (62miles).
Will my pannier rack fit?
The CGR AL e has mounts for the fitting of a rear pannier rack.
What size tyres can be fitted?
There is clearance for tyres up to 45mm in width without mudguards or 40mm with guards fitted.
What type of axles does the CGR AL e have?
The ebikemotion system requires a bolt on fitting rear wheel, the front is a standard 12 x 100mm bolt thru axle.
Is the bike supplied with pedals?
No, we do not supply pedals with this bike, a selection of pedals are available to order with the bike.
How heavy is the bike?
With SRAM Apex 1x and in a size Medium it weighs in at approx 13.5kgs making it one of the lightest e bike ranges in the world. We also make the lightest e road bikes in the world.
Can the battery be removed?
Yes, the battery can be accessed through the bottom bracket. The press fit bottom bracket has to be removed first to facilitate this removal.
What if I get a puncture?
Simply disconnect the cable to the rear wheel motor by unclipping the connector on the chainstay. Then, using an 8mm allen key to loosen the nuts on the rear axle, then reverse the process when the puncture has been repaired.
What's the warranty of the bike?
The frame is covered against manufacturing defects for a period of 3 years. All other parts are covered by the manufacturer's standard warranty.