Gazelle Bikes targets everyday cycling with new e-bike

Gazelle Bikes has introduced a new electric model named the Gazelle Avenue.

The e-bike, which was designed in a traditional Dutch style, is equipped with Shimano STEPS intelligent drivetrain, which the brand claims is optimal for the urban commuter.

The Avenue features a lightweight and balanced aluminium frame with a low-step design, single tube and integrated cables. The geometry is based around 26” wheels and optimized for comfort with a 68-degree headtube angle and 70-degree seat tube angle that creates a ‘relaxed and stable’ ride.

The 250-watt Shimano STEPS has an average range of 50 miles and a max distance that can approach almost 80 miles. Magura brakes provide controlled safety with swift and smooth braking.

The bike retails at $2,899 in the US, UK price is yet to be announced.

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