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How do you test ride an electric bike?

How do you test ride an electric bike?

Peddle has teamed up with Fix Your Cycle to give you the ultimate try-before-you-buy experience


We say it all the time, and we’ll say it again – Peddle electric bikes are worth the money. Not only are they packed with of exciting features like turn-by-turn navigation and puncture-proof tyres, but they’re also designed to be easy and fun to use, with £150 worth of accessories included right out the box. But as wonderful as we know our electric bikes to be, we also know that buying any electric bike can be a considerable investment, especially if you’re a beginner. Peddle electric bikes are built to support anyone on their journey – regardless of age, past experience, or fitness level. But you never really know if your bike is a good fit for you until you take that first, exciting adventure. That’s why we at Peddle have teamed up with Fix Your Cycle to give you the chance to give your Peddle electric bike a test ride before you commit to buying – for no extra cost.

Who is Fix Your Cycle?

Fix Your Cycle are innovators that make it easier for anyone to purchase the electric bike of their dreams. Not only do they organise free electric bike test rides for a massive range of top electric bike brands (including Peddle), but they’ll also take care of the maintenance of your bike once you’ve bought it. They offer three major bike servicing packages, ranging from £45 to £170 depending on the level of service and maintenance needed, and the type of bike you have. All of this, offered by their knowledgeable team of certified and professional bike, ebike, and ecargo service and repair mechanics.

How does the electric bike test ride work?

Booking in to test ride a Peddle electric bike before you buy it is quick and simple. Just visit Fix Your Cycle’s website and click the ‘Test Ride’ button, where you’ll find a link to the Peddle section of their site. Here, you can browse the bikes you’d like to test ride, and find the location nearest to you to arrange your test ride. Customers in London can choose between locations in White City, Elephant & Castle, or Wembley, while riders further north can find Fix Your Cycle locations in Manchester.
Once your test ride is booked, all you need to do is turn up at the allotted date and time, and the Fix Your Cycle team can handle it from there, giving you all the necessary information and tips you’ll need to have the best first adventure possible. And once you’ve settled on and bought your Peddle electric bike, you can return to your local Fix Your Cycle location whenever you need servicing or maintenance.

What’s the benefit of an electric bike test ride?

As mentioned at the beginning of this article, purchasing an electric bike can be a big investment. Whether you’re upgrading from a conventional bicycle, finding an alternative to your commute, or beginning a brand new fitness journey, it’s important to have all the facts about your electric bike before starting this new adventure. Not only should you ensure that an electric bike is for you, but you should also make sure you’re getting the right model for your needs. Peddle electric bikes come in four distinct models, each with specific features that make them perfect for different requirements. The Peddle Step, for example, has a low step-through frame that makes it easy to mount and dismount. Meanwhile the Peddle Go has a foldable handlebar stem and pedals for easy storage at home, in the office, or during the commute. The Peddle Pro is our most robust model, featuring a powerful Motinova central drive motor and a removable Samsung battery, making it perfect for any adventure.
When you book a test ride through Fix Your Cycle, you can choose the Peddle electric bike model that suits your needs, and make sure that it truly ticks all your boxes before you buy it.


Ready to get riding? Book your test ride with Fix Your Cycle below, or shop our range of electric bikes here.

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