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One week (240KM) on the VanMoof Electrified S

Dec. 2, 2017 -

For a few years now, I commute to work using a bicycle. I have lost more than 15KG since I stopped using my scooter. This week I tested a VanMoof Electrified S, an electric bike with an industrial, minimal design. Is it any good? How does it compare to a normal bike? Will an electric bike make you lazy? Read along to find out!

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Front light is integrated into the frame
Front light is integrated into the frame
VanMoof's founders, brothers Taco and Ties Carlier
VanMoof's founders, brothers Taco and Ties Carlier
Lock chain inside a small luggage compartment
Lock chain inside a small luggage compartment
Unlocking the bike using a smartphone
Unlocking the bike using a smartphone
Chain guard made from flexible plastic is resilient to damage
Chain guard made from flexible plastic is resilient to damage
The mechanical disc brakes have no trouble stopping you
The mechanical disc brakes have no trouble stopping you

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