Tern to release updated Vektron folding e-bikes at Eurobike

By Stephen Frothingham

TAIPEI, Taiwan (BRAIN) — Tern has announced an upgrade to its Vektron folding e-bike lineup, with three new models.

The new Vektrons are equipped with the latest Bosch drive system, a re-worked frame and riding geometry, and come with an “ultra-robust” rack similar to the rack on Tern’s heavy duty GSD model.

“The new Vektron is lighter, stronger, quieter, and more comfortable to ride,” said Josh Hon, Tern team captain. “Andtwo of the new models sit at lower price points as well. No matter how good a product is, you can always make it better based on feedback.”

The new Vektron models range from $2,995 to $3,595.

The updated Vektrons maintains the original’s compact folding size and riding characteristics, and adds a number of improvements.

The new Bosch Active Line and Active Line Plus drivetrains are smoother, smaller, lighter and more efficient than before, the company said.

The Vektrons feature a completely re-engineered frame and geometry. The cockpit is longer for improved comfort for taller riders. The frame has been designed with additional forged and machined elements for additional strength without extra weight. The battery now reclines backward, keeping the center of gravity as low as possible for improved handling. The …read more

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