Moustache offered its 2021 mannequin yr on Monday, taking to a digital stroll by means of rather than the same old bodily gathering on the manufacturing unit.
Founders Greg Sand and Emmanuel Antonot spoke from the manufacturing flooring, initially detailing the how the French label has overcome challenges this yr, particularly these posed by a world shutdown throughout the provision chain. Sure traces are slowed marginally as a result of provide points additional down the chain, stated the pair, however for essentially the most half there may be now scarcity in provide from motor makers and different key suppliers.
The pair went on to element funding made to beat the frenzy on the agency’s merchandise, most notably in workers, however likewise in wheelbuilding and logistics. On the latter word, the agency alluded to an extended shelf life between 2021 and 2022’s product, a full 18 months of time to promote by means of earlier than the following vary debuts.
The presentation started with the re-introduction of the agency’s solely non-electric bike, the Mecredi Douze youngsters’s steadiness bike.
“This results in the invention of the model for a lot of mother and father,” stated Moustache. “Footrests added on now assist the youngsters to study to nook on board, whereas the hydrofromed alloy body utilises the identical aluminium as high-end bikes.”
The Mecredi Douze mannequin carries 12” wheels and mushy highway tape clad bars. The steadiness line will go well with roughly a 20 month previous to a 4 yr previous and is one dimension suits all. 5 new colors function: pink, turquoise, gray, yellow, pink and beige.
Introducing the grownup bikes, Moustache set out by revealing the Lundi would change into a 27.5″ wheel solely, with adjustments made to the mainstay of the vary that eradicated the necessity for a 26″ construct because the model has had for the previous 9 years.
On the spec sheet the best change is the combination with Bosch’s Powertube battery now stashed within the downtube, which retains the three cavity design that has promoted rigidity. For 2021, a Shimano Deore ten-speed and Enviolo iteration will type the premise for every mannequin, with Bosch’s Intuvia show displaying the rider all the things from vary to battery and GPS. Prospects may have discover each Bosch’s Energetic Plus and Efficiency Line motors on the obtainable builds, relying on worth. Inbuilt to the body is a Lundi-specific LED headlight, whereas decrease on the fork the rider has the choice to mount a entrance rack.
“We maintain the Lundi DNA on this bike, carrying ahead the distinct headtube design however integrating the brand new mild. Likewise we maintain the signature handlebar which sweeps again to advertise a straight again within the saddle. The trip really feel is improved by a change within the angle of fork offset. The geometry is tailored to a 27.5” wheel, whereas an Built-in battery makes for higher weight distribution down low,” stated Moustache.
The fashions, obtainable in 5 colors, are as follows:
27.1 – Energetic Line Plus motor, Powertube 400, Deore 10 (11-36t). €2,799, due October.
27.3 – Powertube 500wh, Efficiency line system, €3,199.
27.5 – Powertube 500wh, Efficiency Line, Enviolo TR with new throttle, €3,699.
City Sport Household
For these wishing to cowl floor a bit quicker, the City Sport class the place the Friday mannequin options is centred across the road-going Dimanche frameset, the lightest Moustache make. Pair this with a carbon fork particularly bolstered for e-Bike and built-in elements and the bundle has change into very enticing.
Paired to Bosch’s Smartphone Hub app and powered by each Energetic Line Plus and Efficiency Line motors, the vary is essentially unchanged, however has refined particulars price noting. Certainly one of these was a brand new 90-degree flip stem system that utilises a hinge system, thus permitting condominium homeowners to release house within the hallways in seconds.
The Friday vary is as follows:
Friday 28.3 Powerpack 400, Purion, Energetic plus Motor €3,399
Friday 28.5 PowerPack 500Wh, Smartphone hub show
Friday 28.7 Drop bar iteration €4,399 Powerpack 500WH, Efficiency Line.
Out there to order now and a few inventory due October.
This was adopted by the roll out of the agency’s pace pedelec, for which it rolled a demo video displaying a licence plate clad bike zipping by means of the streets.
“It’s the last word mobility answer,” says Moustache. “As quickly as you’re greater than 20k out of your work this bike will make it easier to to get to work quicker.”
In promoting this €5,799 mannequin, the model will ship with the bike a guidelines that confirms between vendor and buyer the tasks and native authorized necessities alongside the sale. The construct is centered on a Bosch Efficiency Pace motor, Powertube 625Wh battery and Kiox show.