• Without a care: both feet on the ground at all times
  • Sprung seat post and front fork iron out bumps
  • Gel saddle and ergonomic handles can be adjusted to your posture
  • The modern look boosts your self-confidence
  • Luxus-Zubehör zur Auswahl

Discover the Ami C7 HMS

Comfort, safety and relaxed riding pleasure combine perfectly in the Gazelle Ami. The wide, low step-through frame allows you to sit on it very easily keeping both feet on the ground. You have the same safe feeling with braking: as soon as you’re at a standstill again, you put both feet back to the ground. Just great cycling with powerful assistance.

Available in 2 colors

Our powerful battery provides excellent range

Gold Platinum
418 Wh 500 Wh
125 km 145 km
11,6 Ah 13,8 Ah
125 km 145 km
85 km 100 km
60 km 70 km
Price: This is included in the MSRP £170.00

Shimano STEPS E-5000 (40Nm)

The Shimano E5000 motor is a very light (2.5 kg) and silent motor. The motor is excellent for in and around the city. So ideally suited for commuting to work as well as the daily shopping. In addition, you use very little battery capacity, which means you

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Frequently asked questions about the Ami C7 HMS

How does an electric bike work?

An electric system consists of a number of main components:

  • The battery: integrated into the luggage carrier or located behind the seat tube (depending on the model);
  • The motor: built into the frame at the bottom bracket or in the front wheel;
  • The display: fitted on the handlebar;
  • Sensors: every electric system has a speed sensor, which as its name suggests, measures how fast the bike is being ridden. In addition, riding behaviour is determined by a rotation sensor or a pedal force sensor depending on the model. The Impulse system in addition has a fourth sensor, namely the shift sensor. This sensor cuts out assistance for a quarter of a second while you are shifting which enables you to keep on pedalling while shifting.

Together the sensors determine the amount assistance provided by the motor based on your assistance level setting and the pedal force you are applying. You set the assistance level yourself using the handlebar grip control.

How does an electric bike work?

Which factors affect range?

Range is dependent on various factors. Thus, the speed at which you ride the bike will have a major impact. See below for the average range at various speeds. In addition to speed, there are order external factors that affect the range. The range advertised in our brochures and manuals is based on averages. Thus, it is assumed that the average rider weighs 70 kg, cycles on relatively flat terrain and shifts gears actively. Below you will find that leading factors that affect range:

  • Weight. The total weight of the bike, the rider and load will affect the range. 
  • Gear-shifting behaviour. Actively shifting gears increases the range. Just like a car, when setting off from a standstill, you should start in the lowest gear. Never start in the highest gear; this will adversely affect your range. 
  • Type of sensor. E-bikes are fitted with a pedal force sensor or a rotation sensor. A pedal force sensor amplifies your own effort whereas a rotation sensor only provides assistance while pedalling. Put another way, the rider will always get maximum assistance with a rotation sensor, which results in less range. 
  • Type of read surface. The surface over which you are cycling has a substantial effect on your range. Thus, cycling along an unpaved road surface will reduce your range. 
  • The weather. Cycling with a tailwind or into a headwind will increase or reduce your range. Temperature will also affect it. Thus, at extremely low temperatures (< o degrees) the battery is able to store less energy, which reduces the distance you can cycle. 
  • Hilly terrain You can cycle further on flat terrain than in the hills. The magnitude of the impact will also depend on the type of electric system. Thus, a mid-mounted motor is better suited to hills due to the motor’s thermal stability.
  • Tyre pressure 

In view of the fact that you will probably experience a number of the abovementioned factors, here are a number of examples of the magnitude of their impact;

  • If you are cycling on good tarmac in a hilly area and you weigh 95 kg, then you may well find your range reduced by up to 20% compared to what is shown for the average range. 
  • If you are cycling into a strong headwind, it can make a difference in range of up to 40%. 
  • If you are cycling along an unpaved road, it will make cut your range by around 30% compared to cycling on tarmac.

Specifications of Ami C7 HMS

Highlights

  • Gear system description 7-speed Shimano Nexus
  • Engine model Shimano STEPS E-5000 (40Nm)
  • Brake system hydraulic brakes
  • Name Ami
  • Colorname copper, midnight blue
  • Fork suspension type internal to headset

General

  • Name Ami
  • Weight in Lb. 44.9
  • Colorname copper, midnight blue
  • Segment Electric bicycles
  • Sitting position Upright
  • Rear light description , LED battery supply, on/off switching via display

Frame & Fork

    Frame

  • Frame shape low-step
  • Size 44, 49
  • Frame description Stable, lightweight aluminium frame with 68° headset angle and 70° saddle tube angle for an upright posture and comfortable steering behaviour. Featuring a very generously sized step-through
  • Frame material Aluminium

    Fork

  • Fork material Aluminium
  • Fork suspension type internal to headset
  • Travel Fork 30 mm

Wheels & Tires

    Wheels

  • Wheelsize 26"
  • Rims Ryde X-plorer

    Tires

  • Tires Schwalbe Marathon
  • Tire color black

Brake & transmission

    Gears

  • Gear system description 7-speed Shimano Nexus
  • Gear type hub
  • Gears 7
  • Front chainwheel 38
  • Rear chainwheel 18

    Drivetrain

  • Drivetrain Chain

    Brakes

  • Brake Front rim brake with hydraulic control
  • Brake Rear Rim brake with hydraulic control

Handlebar & Seat

    Handlebar

  • Handlebar description Aluminium, slightly curved model
  • Grip type Gazelle Aerowing
  • Grips Plastic wear-resistant handlebar grips for a firm grasp

    Saddle

  • Saddle Selle Royal Loire

E-bike technology

    Engine

  • Ebike system short description Shimano STEPS
  • Engine location mid-drive motor
  • Max speed (mph) 15,5 mph
  • Torque 40
  • Engine model Shimano STEPS E-5000 (40Nm)
  • Ebike sensors rotation sensor, speed sensor, pedal force sensor

    Battery

  • Battery type Li-ion
  • Battery position Integrated into carrier
  • Battery system Shimano

    Display

  • Amount of support levels 3
  • Display control unit Yes
  • Walk assist Yes
  • Display Model Shimano Steps LCD center
  • Display detachable Yes

Service

    Garantie

  • Warranty frame 10 years’ guarantee
  • Warranty fork 5 years’ guarantee
  • Warranty paint 5 years’ guarantee
  • Warranty battery 2 years’ guarantee
  • Warranty motor 2 years’ guarantee
  • Warranty diplay 2 years’ guarantee
  • Warranty other parts 2 years’ guarantee

Other

    Lock

  • Lock description Ring lock with an option for a plug-in cable to attach your bike to a fixed object for extra protection against theft
  • Lock safety level ART ** certified
  • Lock Type AXA Defender

    Other

  • Chaincase description Plastic
  • Kickstand type side stand

    Carrier

  • Rear carrier description Aluminum


Enjoy the ride

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