July 11, 2022

Greater safety for ebikes: a new product by Blubrake and Shimano

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E-bikes and e-cargo bikes have earned a fundamental role in future mobility and due to such exponential growth, their use is opening up to an increasingly wide audience: hence the need to develop effective solutions to increase the safety and reliability of these bikes. This is where Shimano ABS by Blubrake comes from: the sheer commitment to making e-bikes safer, facilitating their uptake even among less experienced riders.

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Engineered by Blubrake, provided to you by Shimano

Shimano ABS by Blubrake significantly reduces the risk of the front wheel lock-up and rear wheel lift-off, even during panic braking, thus improving the riding experience of every cyclist and reducing the number of accidents. The ABS can be fully integrated in the frame of e-bikes and e-cargo bikes and is offered by Shimano to manufacturers, ensuring compatibility with a wide range of Shimano brakes and electric kits, integrating with them in a simple and instant way. Shimano ABS by Blubrake benefits of the know-how and patents owned by the Italian company together with the solid technology, commercial and service network offered by Shimano.

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Shaping today’s mobility

Founded in 2015 by Fabio Todeschini and e-Novia, Blubrake was established with the aim of developing technological products for Light Electric Vehicles able to make mobility safer and more sustainable. “We are particularly proud to present this product, the result of a partnership that benefits from a constant technical and industrial dialogue and that brings to the market a product that actively improves braking safety on e-bikes,” commented Fabio Todeschini, co-founder and CEO of Blubrake. “From the very beginning, we have been investing in Research and Development to offer cutting-edge products that are easy to use for all of our customers, no matter the context. All of this with the aim of contributing to the development of today’s mobility: connected, smart and sustainable.”

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Small, lightweight, adaptive: Blubrake presents ABS G2

Blubrake has presented the ABS G2, the second generation of its e-bike-specific anti-lock braking system. Compared to the first version, Blubrake ABS G2 features only one unit that includes both the hydraulic actuator and the electronic control unit, for a 65% and 48% reduction in size and weight respectively. The end result is that Blubrake ABS G2 can be easily integrated into the frame, the company said, with an installation procedure that has been further simplified and now has only two electrical connectors to take care of.