Meet the Cyklær a connected e-bike from Germany. A joined effort from Storck Bicycle, Porsche digital, Greyp Bikes, and Fazua result in this connected e-bike.
What is the Cyklær?
With Cyklær, Storck Bicycle created a new brand that combines smart technologies and high-quality bike components with a unique design. The frame and fork are made of carbon. SRAM Force AXS is used for hydraulic disc brakes and electronic SRAM Force AXS enables wireless gear changes. The Fazua Energy Ride System contains a motor that weighs 4.9 kg with a torque 55Nm. The battery has 250W which is designed as one unit together with the drive-pack and, bottom bracket.
With the SP Connect iPhone mount, your smartphone is easily and securely mounted on the handlebar stem. The lightweight DT Swiss G 1800 wheels hold Schwalbe G-One tires.
Why is the Cyklær a smarter e-bike? The integrated iPhone mount, the mobile app, and cameras in front and rear go further than average e-bikes. With the app your not only control your bike, but you can also navigate to your destination. There is an integrated GPS module, your e-bike can be tracked when it’s stolen.
With a touch on your screen, you can record your ride in Full HD with the front camera. The rear camera works as a digital mirror, it shows you what’s happening behind you. Over the air updates for the e-bike and Apple Music and Apple Health provide you with health data and the right soundtrack. The Cyklær iPhone app is provided by Porsche Digital and will be available from December 2021.
Three models of the Cyklær smarter e-bike will be available from launch. The E-Gravel, the E-Gravel with streetwear and the E-Urban with streetwear. The model contains the same base components as seen below.
|Handlebar stem unit||Aero dropbar, carbon|
|Headset||ACROS IS52 integrated|
|Shift levers||SRAM Force AXS 12-speed, electronic|
|Cassette||SRAM Force AXS 10-36|
|Rear derailleur||SRAM Force AXS|
|Brakes||SRAM Force AXS|
|Brake disc||SRAM centerline, 160mm|
|Engine||Fazua Ride 50 Evation|
|Lock||Fazua Abus Battery Lock|
|Camera||Front and rear|
|iCIM||Central intelligence module|
|Smartphone holder||SP Connect inductive|
|Wheels||DT Swiss G1800|
|Tires||Schwalbe G-One Allround|
|Weight||about 14.8 kg / about 15.9 kg with streetwear|
|Lighting||Busch and Müller, Lumotec IQ XS & Müller|