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Please use the form on the right to contact us, or call 202 794 6620. We are happy to answer any question about electric bikes that we can. 

Allow up to 24 hours for a response - we get very busy helping folks in the store! 

Hope to see you soon! 

ElectriCityBikes Team

 

4810 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20016
United States

202-794-6620

We have carefully curated the most reliable and innovative models of electric bikes from the top brands - Specialized, Kalkhoff, Focus, Raleigh. Come in today to browse and a free test ride - try before you buy! Our head tech has over 5 years experience in all brands and types of e-bikes and kits. Electricity Bikes was founded by City Bikes, pioneers of the urban transportation bike shop in DC since 1988.  

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Rohloff Wide Range Internal Gears

Charlie McCormick

Rolhoff is really the top of the line gear system you can choose  - use with either a chain drive or belt drive - with an astounding 500% gear ratio and 14 different gears. Rohloff gears are sealed against the elements in an aluminium hub shell,  so maintenance is minimal, a minimum of service life 60,000 miles and a minor service interval of 3000 miles. It is also heavier, but hey you are on an eBike!

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Integrated Battery

Charlie McCormick

Batteries that are integrated into the downtube are increasingly being used to keep an eBike looking stealthy so they blend in better. Like downtube batteries, this battery's location advantages include better handing because the bike will handle most naturally the closer the battery is to the cranks where the pedals are. This location can also be used on step through designs - allowing easier entry at the same time having ideal weight distribution. 

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Downtube Battery

Charlie McCormick

Externally mounted downtube batteries are the standard location for batteries on modern eBikes. Most common on diamond style frames, this battery's location advantages include better handing because the bike will handle most naturally the closer the battery is to the cranks where the pedals are. This location can also be used on step through designs - allowing easier entry at the same time having ideal weight distribution

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