Riese & Müller launched a brand new line of e-bikes for 2019, that includes the heavy-duty Load 75. This one-of-a-kind cargo e-bike goals for family-friendly different transportation.
Riese & Müller’s Load 75 upgrades the corporate’s widespread line of industrial quality cargo bikes. The model says it’s the primary in its class to haul three youngsters.
Don’t have three kiddos? You may equip Load 75 with transportation equipment for hauling items and cargo. 4 totally different fashions intend to offer you the precise mixture of area, energy, and velocity you’re searching for.
Riese & Müeller Load 75
The Load 75 cargo space measures roughly 16.5 x 29.5 inches with a 6.5-foot wheelbase. That’s 50 p.c extra cargo area than its predecessor, and the model solely added 6 p.c to the outer size. The cargo space supplies about 47 inches of load top and may carry as much as 440 kilos.
However the true promoting level is the Load 75’s versatility. The e-bike accepts three totally different cargo hauling equipment. A cargo field with excessive sidewalls holds bigger masses, and an elective tarpaulin will defend valuables from the weather. Pop within the low-sided cargo field for on a regular basis excursions.
Plus, Load 75 is the primary e-bike in its class that may haul as much as three youngsters — merely commerce out the cargo transport accent for a kid provider. The provider will maintain as much as three youngsters measuring a bit of over four toes tall.
And you may configure the kid transport accent in 12 totally different combos. Riders can rearrange baggage racks, youngster seats, covers, footwells, and different equipment “to any variant.” You may match three babies, two with cargo or additional legroom, and extra.
The kid provider provides loads of legroom or additional space for storing with a 5-inch-deep footwell. There’s even room for a child within the Maxi-Cosi reverse the opposite two passengers when utilizing the three-child configuration. And the kid provider additionally options security harnesses.
Pack Up and Go
Hauling heavy masses and youngsters places extra stress on an e-bike than a single rider. So Riese & Müller added a 2-inch-travel suspension to the entrance and rear, making the Load fashions the one full-suspension cargo bikes in the marketplace.
This “Management Know-how” is designed to guard youngsters and cargo from uncomfortable jostling throughout bumpy terrain. And the co-sprung cargo space is touted to cut back vibrations to the rider and supply higher road-hugging at excessive speeds — though we’ve but to check it out ourselves.
Riese & Müller equips its e-bikes with the favored Bosch drive system. The 4 totally different Load 75 fashions embrace twin 500- or 1,000-Wh batteries. Relying on the mannequin, the e-bikes high out between 20 and 28 mph. A completely fitted Abus Protect body lock retains your bike safe whereas 150-lux IQ-X headlights present nighttime illumination.
Whether or not you’re hauling children or cargo, match your Load 75 with the suitable accent, pack up, and go. The Load 75 Touring mannequin lists beginning at $7,630 whereas the Load 75 Vario mannequin begins at $7,990. The upgraded Touring and Vario fashions retail for $eight,330 and $eight,690, respectively.