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Bike riding captures the zeitgeist
28th Eurobike ends with 39,834 trade visitors and 21,240 bike fans – international participation from 99 nations – Top themes: urban mobility solutions and networking
8. September 2019 | News > Baden-Württemberg
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Eurobike Awards 2019
The Awards have been presented, and it can be seen that this year’s edition of Eurobike, the leading trade show by Lake Constance, can once again claim to be the first port of call for trends and practical innovative spirit within the industry. This year’s winners inspired the six-strong international panel of judges with both their unique character and the consistency with which they had thought...
7. September 2019 | News > Baden-Württemberg
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E-bike sales again increased significantly

The bicycle market has stabilized at a good level, and e-bike sales are growing. The Bicycle Industry Association estimates that around 920,000 pedelecs were sold through retailers in the first half of 2019. Double-digit growth of around 12 percent is expected for the year as a whole.

4. September 2019 | News > Germany
E-Tretroller im Stadtverkehr – Handlungsempfehlungen für deutsche Städte und Gemeinden zum Umgang mit stationslosen Verleihsystemen
Policy Recommendations for Local Government

The report – published by the Association of German Cities (DST), the Association of German Cities and Municipalities (DStGB) and Agora Verkehrswende – provides a synthesis of the first, primarily international, experiences with shared e-scooters, describes the opportunities and challenges they bring with them, and offers recommendations for e-scooter planning and regulation in cities and...

2. September 2019 | News > Germany
Studie "Präferenzen und Einstellungen zu vieldiskutierten verkehrspolitischen Maßnahmen: Ergebnisse einer Erhebung aus dem Jahr 2018"
Survey on transport policy

According to an RWI/WZB study, a majority is in favor of a redistribution of public space in favor of bicycles and public transport, even at the expense of parking spaces and lanes for car traffic. However, only a minority is in favor of higher parking fees and completely car-free city centers.

25. August 2019 | News > Germany
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Federal Minister Andreas Scheuer appoints new supporters
Federal Minister Andreas Scheuer has appointed 68 new safety partners for his Turn Assist Scheme. In addition to companies from all over Germany, for the first time, rural districts, cities and local authority companies were also eligible to participate. The safety partners have committed themselves to retrofitting their vehicle fleet with turn assist systems prior to the deadline for the...
21. July 2019 | News > Germany
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Germany: accidents on German roads in 2018
In 2018, 445 (2017 = 382) cyclists died on Germany's roads and more than 88.850 were injured. A total of 3,275 (2017= 3,180) people were killed in traffic accidents in Germany.
10. July 2019 | News > Germany
Das Testen der Radstrecken mit dem SensorBike gibt Einblicke in den Energiebedarf und andere Aspkete des Radfahrens
Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences
Scientists and students of Transport Management at Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences presented a bicycle equipped with sensor technology for research in cycling comfort and cycling safety.
8. July 2019 | News > Baden-Württemberg
The "Radschnellweg Ruhr" (cycle highway) on the Essen / Mülheim city boundary
Between Böblingen/Sindelfingen and Stuttgart
The first cycle highway in Baden-Württemberg was opened at the end of May 2019 by State Transport Minister Winfried Hermann. Between Böblingen/Sindelfingen and Stuttgart, cyclists can travel eight kilometres without stress and traffic jams. An extension of the connection is to be investigated.
15. June 2019 | News > Baden-Württemberg
Eröffnung Radschnellweg Egelsbach (Juni 2019)
Free travel on the first section between Frankfurt and Darmstadt
On 6 June 2019, Hesse's Minister of Transport, Tarek Al-Wazir, opened the first section of the Hessian cycle highway between Egelsbach railway station and Darmstadt-Wixhausen.
11. June 2019 | News > Hesse

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