Tiltbike tech of the week Things are hotting up in the bike tech world with loads of new products launched over the past week, including clothing from Santini, Velobici and La Passione, a new saddle from Brooks England, and gravel-specific handlebar covers. Yep, you didn’t know you needed them, did you? We start, though, with news on Mouverti’s TiltBike… Mouverti’s TiltBike raises a further million since pre-production prototype reveal
Muoverti TiltBikes London-based indoor bike startup Muoverti has now amassed £2.4 million of investment for the development of its TiltBike indoor bike that allows riders to balance and steer, accelerate and brake.
Following the public unveiling of its pre-production prototype at London’s Rouleur Live event in November 2021, the company says it saw a significant increase in interest with £1m raised in just three months after the event. “This puts us in a strong position to achieve upcoming product milestones, move closer towards production and recruit the talent that will bring TiltBikes to life,” says Muoverti.
As part of scaling up operations, Muoverti recently moved to new facilities in Wandsworth which it says will allow for further R&D and rider testing.
“TiltBikes are for athletes of all levels looking for engaging simulations and effective exercise from essential training to E-Sports to interactive gaming,” sums up Muoverti.
This is an indoor smart bike that can be used for both serious workouts on Zwift, and Xbox games such as Descenders.
Aside from the gaming aspect, the balancing and steering are said to be set up to provide […]