Special Order Only - Hand Built to Order
Urban eBikes is the exclusive UK importer
The iconic East German design is being reborn as a high tech electric moped. And it's coming to the UK.
Each unit is handcrafted to your exact bespoke specification - making your Schwalbe truly yours. Choose from 15 unique variations, from hand-stiched leather seating to a range of retro colours.
Distinctive, modern and powerful, the Schwalbe will be a force to be reckoned with on city streets. Driven by an 8Kw Bosch battery it combines timeless retro style with top of the range modern technology.
High quality components feature throughout, with close collaboration with Bosch to produce strong lithium batteries and a powerful drivetrain.
A highspeed Bosch charging cable lets you charge from 0-50% in under 2 hours, or up to a full charge in around 5 hours. Monitor with a dedicated app.
Built in an industry leading centre in Wroclaw, Poland each scooter is hand made to your specification with a range of custom combinations:
- Single or Dual batteries
- Additional main stand
- ABS or CBS Brakes
- 5 Colours
- 3 Seat Choices
As standard the Schwalbe comes with:
- Energy recouperation
- USB Charging
- Smartphone app
- All-weather Hiedenau tyres
- Front and rear disc brakes
Delivery times are approximately 6 Weeks as each unit is built specially to order
ABS Brakes, dual batteries and additional main stands are additional costs not reflected in the web price - please contact for a bespoke quote.
QUESTIONS & ANSWERSAsk a Question
Do you need a drivers lisence to drive this moped?
You would need either a provisional and a CBT to ride the 28mph version, a driving licence from before February 2001, or a driving licence from after Feb 2001 and a CBT. For the version with a higher top speed you would definitely need a driving licence and a CBT.
THank you for your question.
Available in Cream, Black, Yellow, Green and Blue
3 Seat Designs
Choose from Standard Black, Scrambler Brown or Chequered Grey
30 or 55mph
Choose from different top speeds for a intra or inter city use.
40 or 80 Mile Range
Single or Double batteries for added range.
High Tech 4.4" Display
A clear, minimalist LCD display gives key information such as remaining battery range, your speed and which mode you're in.
Choose from different riding modes to suit your style
- Crawl - Easy assisted parking
- Go - Eco mode for maximum range
- Cruise - City mode for quick away from the lights acceleration while maximising range
- Boost - Race mode. Maximum power.
The Bosch charger is kept under the seat with a 5 meter cable - letting you charge anywhere!
Under seat Storage
Under the seat there's 5 litres of storage for you to store small items such as gloves, phones and other accessories.
Heidenau All Weather Tyres
All eather Heidenau tyres are fitted as standard for year-long riding.
Specifications and Technical
|L1E 30mph||55mph L3E|
|Top Speed||45km/h||90 km/h|
|Range*||40 / 80 Miles||56 Miles|
|Battery Options||Single / Double||Double (2 x 2.4kWh)|
|Engine||Bosch 48V||Bosch 48V|
|Transmission||Double Belt Drive||Double Belt Drive|
|Display||4.4" Bosch LCD with LEDs||4.4" Bosch LCD with LEDs|
|Batteries||Bosch Litium-ion (Fixed)||Bosch Litium-ion (Fixed)|
|Charge Times||Standard: 4 Hours |
Quick Charge (0-50%): 1 Hours per Battery
|Standard charge mode (0-100%): 4 - 5hrs |
Quick charge mode (0-50%): 2hrs
|Brakes||Front and Rear|
Bosch ABS Optional
|Front and Rear with Combined Brake System (CBS)|
Bosch ABS Optional
|Lights||LED Front and Rear||LED Front and Rear|
|Tyre Size||100/80 R16, front and rear||100/80 R16, front and rear|
|120kg / 135kg||135kg|
|Dimensions||1960 x 880 x 1132 mm (LxWxH)|
Seat height: 840 mm
|1960 x 880 x 1132 mm (LxWxH)
Seat height: 840 mm
* Range can vary depending on weather conditions, individual way of driving, as well as the weight and size of the driver