The UK lags behind other European countries when it comes to how many of us cycle to work but this is changing rapidly as employers do more to encourage it. This transformation is part of a larger trend of disruption by mobile solutions that are being used in new ways to tackle the issue of urban congestion … Read moreMore companies recognise the benefits of promoting cycling to work
Folding bikes have come a long way since the early days of questionable stability and awkward folding processes. In fact, you could argue that today’s folding bikes are a step ahead in terms of technology and attention-getting design. Here are five reasons why you need to catch up with the times and put a little … Read more5 Reasons Why You Need a Folding Bike Right Now
Are you still using just your own two thighs to power your bike ride? If so, you don’t know what you’re missing by not switching to an electric bike (and you’re working way too hard). The new generation of e-bikes offers a level of comfort and convenience like never before. It’s a great time to go electric … Read more5 Reasons Why You Need an Electric Bike Right Now
Our recent announcement about the JIVR Premium Reseller Programme got a fantastic response and we’re excited about the great feedback we got from retailers and distributors across Europe. At the request of several of our new partners, we’re sharing something here that was part of the package of materials we prepared for prospective members of the JIVR … Read moreWant to see into the future of e-bikes?
Who would criticise the idea of a bike-sharing programme? No one, that’s who. We’re all for anything that gets people active and doesn’t contribute to urban traffic congestion. The recent explosion of such programmes, typically supported by local governments, is nothing short of amazing and another sign that disruptive ideas and technologies have a place … Read moreBike sharing isn’t always a solution to every commute
August is supposed to be about vacation time but for us it’s delivery time. We made our first delivery to a Kickstarter backer at the beginning of the month and, honestly, it’s hard to say who was happier. What do you think?Presenting a shiny new JIVR to our very first Kickstarter backer from 2015 was … Read moreFirst Kickstarter Deliveries Made!
JIVR IS RAMPING UP PRODUCTION TO BRING YOU THE FINAL AND POLISHED VERSION OF THE JIVR | BIKE IN Q2 2018. These are exciting times #HereAtJIVR as we have finished our JIVR Beta Test Period. In the past 12 months, we have shipped JIVR Beta Bikes to over forty cities on three continents and traveled … Read moreScaling the JIVR | Bike production for 2018
JIVR’s powerful 250W motor is powered by 36V, 8.7 Ah lithium ion rechargeable batteries of the same grade that are used to propel Tesla cars down the racetrack. You’re probably familiar with the lithium-ion name, since the first generation of this type of battery appeared in consumer electronics in the early 1990’s. Soon after moving … Read moreLithium-Ion ebike batteries, the power behind the pedals
Every industry has its own terminology for different groups, segments and kinds of products that exist in that field. Sometimes those terms spill over into the mainstream and become part of the conversation among consumers. Think of “wearables”, “SUV’s” or IP addresses. These all started out as terms used inside various industries and crossed over … Read moreWhat is a pedelec?
The JIVR Pedaling Assistance System allows you to travel up to 50 km without breaking a sweat. Pedaling a bike can be a hassle. While it is a great workout, it’s not the ideal way to commute to work, especially if you have a dress code. Luckily, the JIVR Electric Bike has you covered with … Read moreHow does the JIVR Pedal Assist System work?