Now in a brand new body form: VanMoof presents the A5 and S5 e-bikes



The revolutionary e-bikes from VanMoof had been beforehand solely accessible in a body form that may have been known as a “man’s bike” in my childhood. In the event you prefer to put on skirts or do not need to swing your leg over the rear wheel each time you get on, now you can select a brand new body form from VanMoof for the primary time with the A5. Together with the S5, the producer unveiled new e-bikes on April 5.


  • VanMoof introduces new e-bike era and launches S5 and A5.
  • The S5 contains a basic VanMoof form, whereas the A5 provides a lowered entry body.
  • With quieter motor, air sensor and acquainted VanMoof options like anti-theft safety.

That VanMoof will introduce new e-bikes in 2022 was already introduced by the producer final yr. Nevertheless, whereas in October there was solely the highly effective VanMoof V to see, the producer confirmed at this time the fashions S5 and A5. The newest era of VanMoof bikes has thus acquired an addition that might be very pleasing for a lot of e-bike followers.

That is as a result of the A5 is the primary VanMoof mannequin to characteristic a lowered entry body. So if you get on, you do not all the time need to swing one leg over the rear wheel to get on the saddle. For sporting skirts or for well being causes, this body form is way more appropriate. On the similar time, the A5 replaces the VanMoof X3, making it appropriate for shorter individuals with heights between 1.55 meters and a pair of meters.

Quieter motor, air sensor and VanMoof consolation options

Along with the announcement of the brand new body form, there’s additionally a brand new e-motor, which based on the producer ought to be even quieter. This now has a torque sensor, so it reacts dynamically to your using. As an enormous change, VanMoof drops the matrix show within the body and as a substitute integrates two mild rings within the handlebars that look a bit like flip indicators. It’s also possible to combine your smartphone within the middle of the handlebars for this function.

The handlebars now have mild rings, which suggests you do not have to look down as a lot when using. / © VanMoof

As well as, VanMoof has modified its digital gear shifting, which now permits three steps as a substitute of 4. The anti-theft system known as “Kick-Lock” additionally unlocks routinely if you method the e-bike. One other good innovation earlier than we get to the costs: the fourth VanMoof era, which is numbered with a 5, provides an air sensor. Through app you may see in case your route could be too near streets stuffed with smog.

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For each new VanMoof fashions you’ll have to pay $2.998. A proud value, which remains to be virtually $550 above that of the predecessor collection. In the event you nonetheless fall in love with the brand new e-bikes, you may anticipate them to go on sale in July. Nevertheless, I doubt that the bikes might be accessible for fast supply.

How do you want the brand new VanMoofs? And did you guess why there was no VanMoof S4? Let me know within the feedback!