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Studies show 99% of the Danish population consider themselves to be cyclists! Even better, 96% of Danes believe we need to take active steps make it possible for more children to cycle to school. “I love to cycle. I’ve got no clue why,” says Emilie, a six-year-old Danish girl. She is with her friend Vilja, who’s the same age. “When I cycle, I can go to new places faster,” she says in a recent Danish campaign for cycling. I think we can all emphasise with these feelings, and actually the assistance you get from an electric bike amplifies this exhilaration....

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We don’t veer into motorbike territory very often, but 2019 promises to see 500 special electric motorbikes from a new Danish company. Jesper Vind, CEO and co-founder of Fenris, is ready to take on Italian firm Energica with a bike that can travel at over 186mph and do 0-62mph in under three seconds. Fenris also claim the motor weighs as little as 11kg (around four times less than the competition) and with the overall weight of the bike at around 180kg, we could be talking about some intense riding to come.

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