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CityQ Car Ebike

An e-bike with cargo capabilities to transition from car traffic to year around cycling

November 2021
Gallery CityQ Car Ebike 1
Gallery CityQ Car Ebike 1


CityQ is making a new type of year around smart bike as a platform for combined family and cargo bike. It is enabling the shift from car traffic to sustainable green transport in inner cities, with a speed up to 25km/h. The bike can be offered for sales, lease and rental and is given multiple life cycles as CityQ enables to use the bike for up to 8 years. Like EVs the technology and connectivity will replace mechanical drive train with software and do remote service and upgrades like Tesla and mobile phones. The solution contributes to the reduction of congestion, car traffic, pollution and CO2 emission.

Label Date November 1, 2021
By CityQ
From Norway
Maturity stage Prototype testing in the real world
Looking For New clients, Visibility, Funding, Partners

The environmental benefits

  • Weather protected 4 wheel ebike weighting only 80kg, considerably less that a micro car of 400-500kg
  • Can carry 0.6 cubic metres or 2 children in all weather
  • Around 90% less CO2 emission per km compared to a car
  • Frees up more than 70% of both street traffic and parking space compared to a car

The Financial benefits

  • 70% less cost of ownership per km compared to a car
  • 66% lower retail price compared to a car
  • Free parking and no tolls when riding in inner cities

Activity Region

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Norway, Estonia, Germany,

  • Headquarters
  • Activity

Company Profile


Creating a new 4-wheel, weather protected family & cargo ebike to replace car traffic. Car like technology and comfort

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Headquarters 1531 Moss, Norway

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“Greenbackers is all about catalyzing the investment needed to build a more sustainable society. By connecting disruptive technology providers to our network of climate focused investors, we’d like to think we’re helping to save the planet – deal by deal” Robert Hokin, Founder and Managing Partner

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