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Pricing of Frikar e-bike for Europe

In May we shared with you that there will be a price increase. Due to COVID-19 has driven up the demand for bicycle parts and several components and raw materials.  We have two kits: Frikar STANDARD e-bike and Frikar PLUS e-bike. The standard Frikar e-bike will include: One external mirrorEasily...

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Podbike Test-Rides: First Impressions from our Tour of Germany

Launch day had finally arrived. Photo credit: STORCK Bicycle. Pandemic restrictions across Europe were being lifted and our first batch of pre-series e-bikes were ready to ride. We packed our bags and left Podbike HQ in Stavanger, Norway, bound for Germany to meet our loyal supporters and to offer the...

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Just Imagine! An electric bike with child seat

Podbike’s FRIKAR is more than just a stylish, weatherproof e-bike that turns heads. It’s also family-friendly, because the FRIKAR can be an electric bike with child seat. The toddler goes in a fully secured and removeable child seat that clips in behind the rider. It has a weight limit of...

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Six easy ways to reduce our carbon footprint

Evidence of climate change is all around us. The news media is full of stories about wildfires, storms, floods, raging rivers, mudslides and every kind of wild and unexpected weather event. In some places it’s flood. In others, it’s drought. It could be extreme heat, or extreme cold. The latest...

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Car alternatives: Five recommendations for you

Cars are a convenient way to get from A to B, but they are not always the best choice. There are car alternatives that can help you get around more effectively. Finding a parking spot takes time and can be stressful, and it takes a lot of concentration and mental...

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Meet Podbike at EVS35 (Oslo, Norway)

June 11 - 15, 2022. Meet us at EVS35. It will be possible to catch a ride with Podbike® Frikar® e-bike. Learn more about EVS35 here.

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How sustainable is an e-bike?

Cycling has long been considered a healthy and environmentally friendly form of transportation because the only thing it burns is calories. The CO² emissions created by a bicycle’s manufacture are also relatively limited. But how sustainable is an e-bike, also known as pedelec? These require additional materials to manufacture, such...

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