The owner of Benno did a simple test at home and placed his car keys next to his bike lock. Anytime he left his house he had to choose between the two and if he picked up the car keys, had to justify why he was choosing to drive rather than ride his bike. This is how he discovered a list of objections that lead people to choose driving over cycling. The eScout is the ultimate commuter Etility bike, carrying substantial loads, but not an ounce of extra fat. Fast and nimble, the eScout is built around a taut, lightweight aluminium frame engineered for strength and rigidity. Its road bike inspired design, in combination with lower, narrower handlebars, provides a sporty riding position ideal for navigating dynamic urban environments. Surge ahead with an efficient, lightweight Bosch Performance Line Gen3 electric motor offering instant power on demand, while generating virtually zero resistance or noise when not in use. Extra-large 27.5 x 2.4 Schwalbe Moto tires contribute to a smooth, fast and comfortable ride while providing natural suspension. The sturdy oversized rear rack and the option to add our frame-mounted front trays in combination with our bags, baby seat adapters and other accessories give the eScout the versatility to adapt to your changing needs from your daily commute to grocery runs, to family transport and more.