The Dutch VanMoof presented the V. A bike in the high-speed bike category with a hefty top speed.
For the cyclist in a serious hurry. VanMoof will now also be involved in the high-speed bike category. With the new VanMoof V, the Dutch bicycle manufacturer has a true showpiece. The specifications don’t lie.
The e-bike can be adjusted with a top speed of up to 50 km/h. Then of course different rules apply than a normal e-bike. For example, a helmet is mandatory, the bicycle must also have a license plate and you must ride on the road instead of on the bike path.
VanMoof has equipped the V with two-wheel drive, front and rear suspension, thicker tires and a new frame. Typical gadgets of the brand can also be found on this model. Such as Turbo Boost, Kick Lock for keyless locking, automatic shifting and Theft Defense.
Ties Carlier, co-founder of VanMoof, expects this type of bicycle to completely replace scooters and cars in the city by 2025. VanMoof expects to deliver the new V e-bike at the end of 2022. Prices start at €3,498 for the electric bicycle. It is an expected price, which may still change as the actual release gets closer.