You can see a Smartphone holder to the bicycle more frequently, but the old steel horse can be equipped with far more technology. An overview of current developments of the Berlin bike show.
GPS navigation as well as speed and pedal frequency counter are almost standard for many cyclists. Some manufacturers were far more ways to upgrade the bike to a smart bike at the Berlin bike show last weekend. An E-bike – serves as a basis to increasingly often a Pedelec, so a bike whose motor provides up to a speed of 25 km/h support.
The Frankfurt-based company cobi again presented his eponymous system, which makes a smart bike from a classic bike. End of may, promises to cobi, the first units will be delivered. The prototype made a functional impression as an employee at the stand showed us.
The Berlin bicycle manufacturer Schindelhauer wants to bring out the model Jacob in late summer a cobi is already mounted on that. Company founder Andreas Gahlert expects between 300 and 400 sales in the coming year.
3 g connection
GPS and also connect via 3 g network become more and more fashionable. The up to 45 km/h of fast Pedelecs of Swiss myStromer AG in about software updates or inform the driver that he should contact his workshop due to other problems.
VanMoof, a Dutch manufacturer, presented his electrified S – an E-bike that looks not for E-bike. The 250-watt motor sits in the front, the battery disappear into the frame. The quick-release buckle can be opened via Bluetooth, or remote control delivered with, on request, the bicycle sends a SMS with its location. The 3 g service runs two years worldwide and first, then costs the company founder could make no information.
E-bikes have other advantages. Kalkhoff uses the engine for a constant pulse rate of the driver: he must struggle more on level ground, slopes supporting the motor increases automatically.
Equal to two companies want to get cyclists to rent her private bicycle to others. In list ‘ n’ride and upperbike bike you can put it in a database and then hope that someone wants to rent it. So far, both databases are still quite empty, in Hanover about found not a single offer.
Bicycle Hunter is against unwanted bike-sharing. In November the company wants to bring called hardware on the market an insect, which connects via Bluetooth to the Smartphone of owner. The wheel is missing, is to determine the location of the crowd: each user of the app receives the signals of the insect and then tells the owner the approximate location. Approximately 33 participants per square kilometre would be needed for a comprehensive monitoring according to the company.
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