Whether you are looking to get fitter in 2023 or you simply want to make your commute a more enjoyable one, a hybrid or commute bike is a fantastic option. We have pulled together five of our favourites, all available to be delivered to your door, or picked up from one of our stores.
Hybrid and Commute Bikes
For the New Year
Orbea Vibe H30 Electric Hybrid Bike - £2,159
The Orbea Vibe H30 Electric Hybrid Bike uses an aluminium frame that is paired with a carbon fibre fork. Housing an Ebikemotion X35 hub motor system, this provides assistance up to 15.5 mph / 25 km/h and works seamlessly with the Shimano 10-speed gearing and Magura Hydraulic Disc brakes. For those looking to use this bike in suburban areas, the Ready GR wheels are a reliable choice and have Kenda K1052, 700x45C, reflective tyres mounted to them.
Raleigh Motus Grand Tour Lowstep Derailleur Electric Hybrid Bike - £2,299
A slick city ride, the Raleigh Motus Grand Tour Lowstep Derailleur Electric Hybrid Bike is the perfect choice for those looking to get from A to B without breaking a sweat. The 500WH integrated Bosch battery has a range of 100 miles and provides assistance of up to 270% of the pedal power produced. Powerful Shimano hydraulic disc brakes and a 9-speed gear system are both welcome additions, as are the plethora of handy accessories. These include a Herrmans MR.GO front light, a Spanninga Aerflow 2 rear light, Eurofender full mudguards and an Abus lock, to name just a few.
Specialized Turbo Vado 3.0 Step-Through Electric Hybrid Bike - £2,999
As ideal for commuting as it is for helping to improve fitness, the Specialized Turbo Vado 3.0 Step-Through Electric Hybrid Bike has a discreetly positioned 530Wh battery which works alongside the Specialized 2.0E, custom-tuned motor to provide assistance up to 15.5mph. The MasterMind display controls the power and can be linked via Bluetooth to the Specialized Mission Control app where you can adjust settings to really get the most out of the bike's motor.
Brompton C Line Explore Mid Bar Folding Electric Bike - £2,995
An iconic brand and design, now with an added boost courtesy of a 300Wh battery, the Brompton C Line Explore Mid Bar Folding Electric Bike is one of the most capable bikes in their range. As well as providing pedal assistance, with a battery range of 20-45 miles, the battery also powers the included 40 Lux Busch & Müller AVY LED front and rear lights. The sturdy steel frame is adorned with mudguards and comes equipped with 6-speed gearing making it commute ready right out of the box.
Specialized Turbo Como SL 5.0 Electric Hybrid Bike - From £3,179
Making getting around busy, built-up areas a breeze, the Specialized Turbo Como SL 5.0 Electric Hybrid Bike uses an E5 Aluminium frame and seamlessly integrates the Specialized SL1-320 battery into the downtube. A low-maintenance design, the bike features a Gates carbon belt drive system and a Shimano Alfine, 8-speed internal gear hub. Lights have been combined into the design, as have the front and rear Specialized racks.