Tag Archives: Orbea

Orbea set to attend upcoming Eurobike with bikes including Oiz and Rise

Orbea is set to attend the upcoming Eurobike expo in Frankfurt, Germany, aiming to make direct contact with suppliers and the cycling community as a whole. The brand is welcoming distributors, collaborators and brands to its booth, which will be set up for meetings and include a display of bikes …

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Orbea announces immediate availability of its versatile hardtail, the Laufey 

Orbea has confirmed it has immediate UK availability of its dynamic trail bike, the Laufey.  Now available in three new colours, the Laufey is a hardtail 29er designed for a competitive price point.  The entry price is £1499 up to £2,299 for the top-end model, featuring a 140mm travel fork, …

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Orbea launches new Kemen and Kemen SUV e-bikes

Orbea has launched the new Kemen and Kemen SUV, two e-bike models “to escape from everyday life”. Orbea designed both the Kemen and Kemen SUV around the Shimano EP8 motor, with 85Nm of torque. Unlike other e-bike models like Rise or Urrun, the brand has equipped Kemen with the standard …

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Orbea shows continued growth, adding 170 new jobs in 2021

Orbea continues to show growth as the Spanish bike brand added 170 new roles last year. On 7th May, Orbea held its Annual Assembly, where it published its latest growth results, revealing that it is now nearing 1,000 employees across the company, 90% of which are based in Europe.   Sales …

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Orbea announces decision to increase prices due to rising costs and supply failures

Orbea has announced its decision to increase its prices, as a result of increases in the cost of raw materials, transportation, and intermittent and ongoing supply failures. The brand has also outlined measures set in place to soften the impact of this price increase.   The prices of raw materials such …

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Canyon signs patent agreement for Orbea’s shock integration technology for mountain bikes 

German bike brand Canyon has signed an agreement allowing it to use Orbea’s patented shock integration technology.  Announced on Monday (December 20), Orbea revealed that Canyon will partially licence its Inside Line technology for mountain bikes, which covers improvements to internal routing for the rear shock lockout cable. The technology …

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BikeBiz Awards 2021: And the winners are…

The BikeBiz Awards, in association with Tannus Tyres, has revealed the winners for its 2021 digital ceremony. For over a decade, the BikeBiz Awards has served as a key event for the recognition of the very best talent from across the UK cycling scene. The scheme has prizes that honour …

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Orbea adds lightweight aluminium options to Rise e-MTB range 

Orbea has revamped its range of Rise e-MTBs with the addition of lightweight aluminium models.  The new versions of the “light e-bikes” open the market up to a wider audience, Orbea said, with their lower price point.  Built around an EP8 RS motor developed by Orbea and Shimano, the Rise …

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Orbea launches tool that lets consumers view stock levels in stores

In response to the ongoing supply issues facing the bike industry, Orbea has launched a unique tool that lets consumers check stock levels at their local stores.  Rider Connect is a new feature that allows customers to check the current and future availability of Orbea machines at authorised dealer stores.  …

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