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Be the first to conquer hills, tackle headwinds and arrive in style on the step-through version of the "Most elegant eBike ever."
Be the first to conquer hills, tackle headwinds and arrive in style on the step-through version of the "Most elegant eBike ever."
126 backers pledged $187,821 to help bring this project to life.
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    Postcard + Twitter shout out

    If you share our love for a bike-filled world, we’ll happily respond in kind by giving you a shout out from our @Faradaybikes Twitter handle and sending you a limited edition Faraday Cortland postcard to pin on your vision board as a reminder that one day, a Faraday will be yours!

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    Faraday Bike Socks

    These custom made beauties let everyone know that, like a Faraday, you always arrive in style. They were made especially for this campaign by our friends at bicycling sock maker Defeet. Multiple colors/styles available (see below).

    Can't get enough? For multiples add $20 extra per pair.

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    Campaign-only T-shirt and Tote

    Let the world know that your bike always brings a smile to your face with these custom-made accessories.

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    City adventure with the Faraday Team
    (SF Bay Area only)

    Join Team Faraday for a cruise around San Francisco to some of our favorite spots. We'll start with a coffee at Four Barrel in the Mission to get us going. Then pedal our way through the sights and sounds of this great city, with lunch, beers and plenty of great vistas thrown in.

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    Framed Cortland Watercolor

    Celebrate a life better-lived on two wheels with this limited edition Faraday watercolor by a fantastic local San Francisco artist, Chris Mcnally.

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    Auxiliary Battery Pack

    For the first time, existing Faraday riders can double their range with an external battery pack. Just snap it under your seat, and you can go 20+ miles further without a charge. Plus, you can charge it anywhere without bringing your bike inside. (Note: First and Second generation Faraday Porteurs require a controller upgrade to use the Auxiliary Battery Pack. If you select this reward you’ll be eligible to purchase a controller upgrade at cost (est. $200) when your battery pack arrives. Please check the hardware compatibility chart at the bottom of this page to see if you will need a new controller. Pledge amount does not include controller upgrade. Auxiliary Battery Pack will ship in Fall 2016)

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    GPS Tracking Device with Controller Upgrade

    Existing Faraday owners can support this Kickstarter by adding an extra layer of security to your bike with our new GPS Tracking Device, which makes sure you always know where your bike is. (Note: All current Faraday Porteurs require a controller upgrade to use the GPS Tracker. The upgrade will be done at your local dealer. Pledge amount includes cost of controller upgrade. GPS Tracker will ship in Fall 2016)

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    Auxiliary battery pack and GPS Tracking Device with Controller Upgrade

    Existing Faraday owners can support this Kickstarter by doubling their range and adding an extra layer of security to your bike with our new GPS Tracker, which makes sure you always know where your bike is. (Note: All current Faraday Porteurs require a controller upgrade to use the GPS Tracker. The upgrade will be done at your local dealer. Pledge amount includes cost of controller upgrade. GPS Tracker and auxiliary battery pack will ship in Fall 2016)

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    Kickstarter Special, Cortland S

    Save $400 off the retail price and be among the first to own the Cortland S. This model offers everything the Cortland does, but with a derailleur and chain drive to reduce the price and weight.

    Want to double your range? Add $449 to your pledge and get an auxiliary battery pack when they become available in the fall. Want to always know where your bike is? Add $249 to your pledge and get GPS capabilities added to your bike. (Expected ship date: July 2016 Auxiliary Battery and GPS will ship in Fall 2016)

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    Faraday/Timbuk2 City Adventure Pack

    For less than the retail price of a Faraday Cortland S you’ll get everything you need to explore your city in style, including a Faraday front rack, Timbuk2 Femme Collection messenger bag, Bern Helmet, Spurcycle Bell, Faraday Leather Lock holder, and ABUS lock. It’s an over $3,200 value for $2,499.

    Want to double your range? Add $449 to your pledge and get an auxiliary battery pack when they become available in the fall. Want to always know where your bike is? Add $249 to your pledge and get GPS capabilities added to your bike. (Expected package ship date: July 2016 Auxiliary Battery and GPS will ship in Fall 2016)

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    Pledge US$ 3,399 or more About US$ 3,399

    Kickstarter Special, Cortland

    Save $400 off the retail price and be among the first to own the most anticipated Faraday yet, the Faraday Cortland. The Cortland packs plenty of power and performance into a durable steel frame, with 250W front-hub motor, 290Wh Lithium ion battery, custom bamboo fenders, top-of-the-line 8-speed Shimano Alfine hub and Gates Carbon Belt Drive.

    Want to double your range? Add $449 to your pledge and get an auxiliary battery pack when they become available in the fall. Want to always know where your bike is? Add $249 to your pledge and get GPS capabilities added to your bike. (Expected ship date: July 2016. Auxiliary Battery and GPS will ship in Fall 2016)

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    Faraday/Timbuk2 Commuter Pack

    For less than the retail price of a Cortland you’ll get everything you need to get to work in style, including a Faraday rear rack, Timbuk2 Proof Messenger bag, Bern Helmet, Spurcycle Bell, Faraday Leather Lock holder, and ABUS lock. It’s an over $4,100 value for $3,499.

    Want to double your range? Add $449 to your pledge and get an auxiliary battery pack when they become available in the fall. Want to always know where your bike is? Add $249 to your pledge and get GPS capabilities added to your bike. (Expected package ship date: July 2016 Auxiliary Battery and GPS will ship in Fall 2016)

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    Faraday Parent Pack

    The Cortland is Faraday’s most kid-friendly bike yet. And in this kit, you'll get the bike plus everything you need to transport your little one(s) in effortless style, including a Faraday rear rack, Bern kids helmet, and Yepp Maxi Child Seat. It’s a $4,000 value for $3,499.

    Want to double your range? Add $449 to your pledge and get an auxiliary battery pack when they become available in the fall. Want to always know where your bike is? Add $249 to your pledge and get GPS capabilities added to your bike. (Expected package ship date: July 2016 Auxiliary Battery and GPS will ship in Fall 2016)

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    The Faradate Special

    What's better than a Faraday? A Faraday for you and that special someone in your life so that you can get out and ride together! This package includes one Faraday Cortland S and one Faraday Porteur S (or two Cortland S models if you prefer) at a total savings of $1100. Plus chocolate supporting World Bicycle Relief.

    Add $2,000 to your pledge to upgrade to the classic models with hydraulic brakes, 8-speed Shimano Alfine hub, bamboo fenders, leather grips and a Gates carbon belt drive. (Expected ship date: July 2016).

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    Early Bird, Cortland S

    Save $800 off the retail price and be among the first to own the Cortland S. This model, available in white and gray, offers everything the Cortland does, but with a derailleur and chain drive to reduce the price and weight.

    Want to double your range? Add $449 to your pledge and get an auxiliary battery pack when they become available in the fall. Want to always know where your bike is? Add $249 to your pledge and get GPS capabilities added to your bike. (Expected ship date: July 2016 Auxiliary Battery and GPS will ship in Fall 2016)

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    Pledge US$ 2,999 or more About US$ 2,999

    Early Bird, Cortland

    Save $800 off the retail price and be among the first to own the most anticipated Faraday yet, the Faraday Cortland. The Cortland, available in white or blue, packs plenty of power and performance into a durable steel frame, with 250W front-hub motor, 290Wh Lithium ion battery, custom bamboo fenders, top-of-the-line 8-speed Shimano Alfine hub and Gates Carbon Belt Drive.

    Want to double your range? Add $449 to your pledge and get an auxiliary battery pack when they become available in the fall. Want to always know where your bike is? Add $249 to your pledge and get GPS capabilities added to your bike. (Expected ship date: July 2016. Auxiliary Battery and GPS will ship in Fall 2016)

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