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The Craze Unveiled: Himiway Electric Bikes Winning Hearts in the UK

In the bustling streets of the UK, a Himiway revolution is taking place, one that is not only reshaping the way people commute but also winning hearts along the way.

Unleashing the Power of Electric Bikes: Mastering Hill Climbs with the eBike

The surge in popularity of electric bikes, or eBikes, has transformed urban commutes and recreational cycling, thanks to their convenience, environmental benefits, and the effortless joy of gliding on two wheels. A common query among enthusiasts and potential users alike is their effectiveness on varied terrains, specifically: Can eBikes handle hill climbs efficiently?

e-Bikes Explained: 2024 Buying Guide

So you’re thinking about an e-bike but not sure where to start? This guide is true across the industry and not only applicable to our products, but, we will be using our products as refrences so check em’ out as they are all hand picked and are pretty sweet.

It’s Warming Up: How to Prepare Your Bike for Cycling This Spring

Spring is just around the corner, and for cycling enthusiasts, that means it’s time to dust off the bike and hit the road.

Heybike EC1 (EC1 ST) Review – Updated

Heybike is well-known for its trendy fat tire electric bicycles in the United States. They've expanded their reach into the UK and European markets with an […]

Himiway Bikes – Change Pedal Assist Settings and Customisable Features.

Press “+”, “-” and “i”  at the same time for 2 seconds. Then the display will be changed.  Press “-” and “i” at the same time for […]

Himiway Bikes – Derestrict & Unlock the Limit of the Speed

How to derestrict the speed on your Himiway e-bike.

Pedal-Assist vs. Throttle-Controlled Electric Bikes: Understanding the Differences

Choosing between a pedal-assist or throttle-assisted e-bike involves considering factors such as riding style, fitness goals, riding conditions, legal regulations, personal experience, budget, and local support. It’s important to weigh these factors against your preferences and needs to make an informed decision.

Electric Mopeds vs. Traditional Scooters: A City Commuter’s Guide

As urban dwellers face increasingly congested roads and a growing need for sustainable transportation, the debate between electric mopeds and traditional scooters has become more important than ever. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore the differences between electric mopeds and traditional scooters, comparing their efficiency, cost, environmental impact, and overall suitability for city commuting. We’ll also provide some practical tips for making the best choice for your needs.

How to Maximize Your Electric Bike’s Range: Tips for Longer Rides and Battery Life

Learn how to maximize your electric bike’s range with practical tips and strategies. Discover ways to extend battery life and enjoy longer, more enjoyable rides.

How to Choose the Perfect Electric Bike for Commuting

Learn how to choose the perfect electric bike for your daily commute. Explore essential factors to consider, including bike style, range, battery, and more.

Top 10 Electric Bike Accessories Every E-Bike Owner Should Have

Discover the top 10 must-have electric bike accessories for every e-bike owner. Enhance your riding experience and maximize safety with these essential add-ons.

E-Bike Commuting: Tips for a Seamless Transition from Car to Electric Bicycle

Are you tired of sitting in traffic and dealing with the hassles of daily car commutes? If so, you’re in the right place! Electric bicycles (or e-bikes) are rapidly gaining popularity as an eco-friendly, healthy, and fun alternative to driving. In this light-hearted and fun article, we’ll share tips and tricks for making a smooth transition from car to e-bike commuting. So, hop on and let’s get rolling! 🚲⚡️

Green Moped: Revolutionising Urban Transportation with High-Quality Electric Mopeds in the UK

With the increasing demand for eco-friendly alternatives, Green Mopeds (electric mopeds) have become an emerging market in the UK. With big-name brands like NIU and Horwin offering high-quality electric mopeds, the UK is changing the way it commutes.

Electric Bike Maintenance 101: How to Keep Your E-Bike Running Smoothly

like any other mode of transportation, electric bikes require regular maintenance to keep them running smoothly. Here’s a quick guide on how to maintain your e-bike

The Future is Green: How Electric Bikes are Changing Transportation for the Better

In this blog article, we explore the many benefits of electric bikes, from cost savings and increased efficiency to improved public health and reduced traffic congestion.

Deciding on the Perfect e-Scooter: 50cc vs. 125cc

When it comes to choosing the perfect e-scooter, there are many factors to consider. Two of the most important are engine size and power.

An Electric Bike Buying Guide for Beginners: Tips for Finding Your Perfect E-Bike

As a beginner, it can be overwhelming to navigate the various e-bike options and features that are available. In this article, we’ll provide a beginner’s guide to buying an electric bike.

The Top 4 Reasons Why Horwin E-Mopeds Are a Game Changer for UK City Commuters

If you’re looking for a reliable, affordable, and eco-friendly mode of transportation, a Horwin electric moped might be the perfect choice for you.

The future of UK electric bikes: technology advancements and trends

Electric bikes in the UK, also known as e-bikes, have come a long way since their inception. Once considered a niche mode of transportation, e-bikes are now a mainstream option for commuters, recreational riders, and even delivery workers across Britain.

e-Bike culture in the UK & 10 Fun things to do on an e-Bike

Here are our top 10 eBike activities to enjoy in the UK Touring: The UK is home to many beautiful landscapes and historic sites, making it […]

UK Electric bike laws and regulations: what you need to know

e-bikes have become a popular mode of transportation in the UK, it’s important to understand the laws and regulations surrounding their use in the UK.

Top 3 Most Common E Bike Motors and Which Is Right for You.

Not all motors are created equal. In fact, there are a few different types of eBike motors out there, each with their own unique set of pros and cons.

Bristol’s Clean Air Zone – ULEZ – What you need to know.

Over 71% of vehicles travelling into Bristol already meet the zone’s emission standards ( ULEZ ). Only older and more polluting vehicles will be charged.

Which Electric Bike is Right for you?

It’s our mission at EoMove to help you find the right electric bike for you. Whether it’s a physical demand that you face or a challenging journey, we’ve got the ultimate guide to help you find the perfect wheels.

We’ve chosen categories based on the demands we find are most common among our customers. So with out further a do, lets dive in.

Why Cycling Is Good For The Atmosphere

As a bicycle store in Bristol we know that as modes of transport go, you don't get much ‘greener’ than cycling. The benefits to the atmosphere […]

UK’s New, Fully Sustainable, Lithium-ion Battery Collection & Recycling Company Officially Launches!

Recover, the first company to provide a green lithium-ion battery collection and recycling service within the UK has now launched. 

Ampere Deluxe – eBike Review

Our first review for the Ampere Deluxe Electric Bicycle. The Ampere ‘Deluxe’ Electric Step-through Bike couples traditional styling with cutting-edge design innovation.

With Record High Fuel Prices, is it Time to Consider Electric?

With the rising cost of fuel, alongside government environmental initiatives, (such as Clean Air Zones that work to make using petrol and diesel more expensive), we predict that more people will consider electric mopeds and e-bikes. In this article, we’ll explore how electric mopeds can help you manage the increased costs without compromising the convenience of your car.

Weezy

About Weezy Weezy is a grocery delivery service that allows customers to shop at their local stores and get fast, sustainable and affordable deliveries in minutes. […]

Top 10 Questions about the Bristol Big Issue E-Bike rental scheme

The Big Issue, in partnership with ShareBike, has launched a national eBikes scheme in Bristol. Eco-friendly bikes will be available in Bristol from February 1

Top Tips for Riding Your eBike in Winter

If you're someone who enjoys cycling all year round, and you recently invested in an electric bike, then you may be wondering if there’s anything, in […]

Brand New NIU

NIU announces brand new electric scooters, bikes, and moped at the EICMA This week at the EICMA show, NIU is unveiling its latest models including the […]

Our 10 Best Pros (and Cons) of Electric Bicycles

Electric bicycles have become a huge trend. Not only are they a blast to ride, but an ever-growing range of e-bike options mean you can wind up with a free form of exercise when you’re up for it, or get to work quickly and easily (and much less sweaty!) when needed.

Could Electric Mopeds be the solution to the UK fuel Shortage?

We’ve all heard the news, the UK faces a national Fuel shortage. Major corporations such as BP, Esso and Tesco, have even been forced to close many of their fuel stations due to a lack of petrol and diesel. 

Electric Cargo Bike Grant Fund – Faster & Cleaner Deliveries

Home deliveries are soaring and cargo bikes cut congestion and pollution in cities, researchers say. The eCargo Bike Grant Fund 2021/22 is open for applications!

Electric Scooters, A Sustainable Solution or a Dangerous Addition to our Streets?

Over recent months the debate on electric scooters has become an increasingly controversial topic. We hear plenty about accidents on our roads and police reports of reckless riding, but are we forgetting why they are here to begin with?

Bristol Bridge: Bridging the Gap Between Bristol & Electric

Over the last eight hundred or so years, the Bristol Bridge connected the two sides of River Avon and allowed people to freely cross over to travel across the city. However, as of mid-2020 the bridge has been closed to private vehicles, but the effects haven’t been felt until recently… 

Research Shows E-bike commutes qualify as ‘moderate exercise’

A recent study has concluded that an e-bike is a viable option for active travel that can both benefit health and also reduce congestion and pollution. According to researchers at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, e-bikes may also help overcome barriers to active travel.

20% Electric Scooter Sale

Each scooter delivers great range, quick charging and folds in seconds for your convenience and portability. Don’t miss this amazing limited time offer!

What is National Clean Air Day?

You can also take part by reducing your own emissions at home with simple changes like switching off lights when you leave a room or using energy efficient appliances where possible.

Mate X – How to unlock speed limit (Ludacris mode)

By unlocking this mode, your bike can reach speeds near 50km/h (30mph), so beware of the danger and always stay safe

Are you a “Cycopath”? ?

Whether you’re planning to get back on your bike, or have become a fully-fledged “cycopath” over the lockdown, make sure that you’re ready for Bike Week!

The Yeo Valley & EcoMove Raffle to Win a Muto E-Bike

Carolyn from Ashby-de-la-Zouch recently entered our Yeo Valley Raffle Competition winning her very own Muto Step-Through e-Bike!

Electric Scooters – Rent Vs. Buy – Stop wasting money.

Whilst we are 100% all for electric scooters, we do see a few cons to the hire scheme. In this article, we explain the top 6 reasons why we believe it’s better to buy an electric scooter instead of renting one.

12 Best Cycling Routes in Bristol

Whether you’re looking for a challenging off-road cycling adventure or a casual bike ride with stunning scenery, Bristol has more than enough to offer. Here are our top 12 cycling routes in Bristol.

Cities That Are Leading The Electric Transport Revolution

By backing the Zero Emissions initiative, governments are helping reduce the amount of carbon entering our atmosphere and making strides to tackle global warming. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the cities leading the electric transport revolution, and explore the steps they are taking to be more eco-friendly.

5 Reasons Bristol Is the UK’s Most Eco-Friendly City

In recent studies, Bristol was voted the most environmentally friendly city in the UK. In this article, we’ll be taking a closer look at how Bristol approaches its impact on the environment and the ways in which it’s leading the county into a more eco-friendly and sustainable way of life.

Retail Sales & Marketing Exec (Government Kickstart Scheme)

We’re building a loyal team of dedicated staff who want to get stuck in and help fulfil our huge potential, while doing as much as we can for our planet, and ensuring our customers receive the best quality at a fair price.

Book a Home Demonstration

Use our booking form to select a convenient time and date so we can show off a brand new EcoMove e-bike, e-scooter or e-moped at a place of your choosing.

5 Ways Electric Mopeds are Helping Our Environment

Electric transport has grown in popularity over the last 10 years and more and more people are making the switch. In order for more people to understand the importance of removing petrol and diesel from our streets, we’ve created a comprehensive list of the ways in which Electric mopeds are helping our environment.

Win a MiRider Electric Bike.

You just need to answer 2 simple questions to enter.

Why Delivery Riders Should Choose Electric Mopeds & E-Bikes

Electric transport alone offers a wide range of benefits to drivers, and with the added convenience that electric bikes and mopeds offer

Muto e-Bike: TNW Gadget Review

Muto’s ebike is a wonderfully simple and adaptable ride that’s fit for life about town.

Muto e-Bicycle: Spiegel Mobility Review

The first impression: small, practical and unobtrusively modern. A bike that you look twice at.

Muto Step-Thru: The Verge Review

A near-perfect step-thru city bike with an innovative ‘Click & Roll’ accessory system.

The Benefits Of Step-Through Bikes

Are You looking for a new bicycle but not sure which design is best for you? This blog takes a closer look at the benefits of […]

EcoMove Features on Lloyds Bank News

EcoMove Bristol recently featured in a Lloyds Banks news article. The article discusses our decent developments and the progress that we have made since 2019.

Healthier for You & our planet

Our founding philosophy is to leave the planet in a better place than the one we found it in

At EcoMove we also aim to create a healthier environment for our employees and customers alike and reduce our carbon footprint on the planet.

We’ve teamed up with charities and other business partners to reduce the number of cars on the road and plant trees to offset even more emissions.

Our Customers Come First

We Pride Ourselves on Delivering Quality Customer Service and Support

Our customers are at the heart of what we do, therefore we ensure that you always have a dedicated and friendly professional there to support you through the choosing and purchasing process.

Our experienced and knowledgeable team members will help you find the most suitable electric vehicle for you and your journey.

Our experts will manage everything you need to get on the road immediately, including registration with DVLA and sourcing insurance.

We offer fast delivery as well as ongoing support. Once your vehicle is delivered you can receive 1 to 1 training and guidance on how to operate your new wheels, ensuring that you are 100% satisfied.

About Trees For Cities Logo

EcoMove has partnered with Trees for Cities who have planted over 1,000,000 urban trees in parks, streets, woodlands, schools, hospitals and housing estates since they started in 1993. EcoMove will plant one tree for every moped we sell which will bring real benefits to our cities, health and wellbeing.

Just remember when you buy one of our mopeds you will also plant a tree!

We are proud of our achievements

And We Won’t Stop There…

In order to achieve our mission and make the world a better place we plan to…

  • Use 100% green Electricity with Octopus Energy
  • Ensure that 80% of deliveries are carried out with an electric van
  • Request our trading partners to be transparent regarding their carbon footprint and share in our values.
  • Make sure all in house cleaning products are eco-friendly
  • Achieve our ultimate goal of being a carbon-negative company!