Christiania Cargo Electric midDrive

From £4,790.00


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The Christiania Cargo midDrive Steps is a top-of-the-line cargo bike

With its powerful industry-leading Shimano EP8 Cargo motor that can take you across all terrains, flexible box suitable for all kinds of passengers or cargo, and premium finishes that will stay like-new even after years of use, this is a fun and reliable trike that can grow with your family or business.

A Motor That’s More Powerful – And More Natural

The powerful STePs motor is perfect for hauling what you need, where you need it – including heavy loads on hilly terrain. The powerful EP8 motor can provide up to 60Nm and has a range of 40–60 km per charge. The battery has been developed in collaboration with Sony and contains Sony’s most advanced battery cells, which can handle up to 1,000 charges without significant power loss. The battery recharges quickly and can be charged while it is mounted on the bike.

In addition, the torque-sensing motor automatically adjusts to suit you, for a safer, more intuitive riding experience. The harder you pedal, the more the motor helps – so it won’t jerk forward when you’re peddling slowly in a busy pedestrian zone, but it will give you all the power you need to feel like that last big hill before nursery isn’t there at all.

Solid workhorse with very little to go wrong. Aluminium frame, Low maintenance cost, suitable for high volume every day deliveries.

The Christiania Cargo midDrive Steps tricycle finds a wide application in industries where mobility of people and goods is the key element, such as couriering, catering, industrial plants, nurseries and repair services. In the UK a wide variety of businesses have discovered how much money and time they save when they own a Christiania tricycle: florists, Councils, fast food restaurants, handymen, street cleaners, couriers, gardeners, etc.

It is reliable, functional and requires minimal maintenance.

The Christiania Cargo midDrive Steps is as versatile as it gets.

This cargo tricycle can be supplied with a variety of options such as front opening door, 2 types of fabric rain covers, wooden lockable lid, fully branded and much more.

This is a relatively low cost cargo bike that can be configured to your exact needs. The bike can be fitted out with full branding, lid, front door and other options to make it perfect for you or your business!

The turning radius is only 480 cm making it a surprisingly manoeuvrable cargo bike in most urban settings. The total width of 87cm has been designed to make it possible to easily enter normal sized backyard doors in Copenhagen.


The MidDrive PRO e-motor.

midDrive Pro consists of the latest components from the Shimano STEPS series, including the recently released Drive unit for Cargo bike use DU-EP800-CRG the BT-E8016 630wh battery, the SC-E5003 display. In addition, the system is integrated with a powerful LED front and rear light, which you can turn on and off directly from the display.

midDrive Pro is especially intended to be used for heavy loads and in hilly terrain. midDrive Pro can provide up to 60Nm and has a range of 40 – 60 km per charge. The battery has been developed in collaboration with Sony and contains Sony’s most advanced battery cells, which can handle up to 1,000 charges without significant power loss. The battery recharges quickly and can be charged while it is mounted on the bike.

midDrive Pro I5 – Internal 5 speed mechanic shifting with hydraulic disc brake, 203mm rotor, and battery mounted on seat tube

Dimensions 208 x 87 x 117 cm
Box Internal dimensions 88 x 62 x 59 cm +/- 0.5 cm, hand built in Denmark
Box volume Approx. 322 L
Payload 100 kg
Permissible max weight 251 kg
Wheels Made in Denmark, wheel size: 24″
Hub Own designed front hubs; made for heavy loads; made of aluminum alloy; with deep groove ball-bearings.
Rim Made in the EU; aluminum alloy; single-bounded
Spokes Made in the EU; 2.33 mm stainless steel
Wood 9 mm birch of highest quality, from the EU, FSC certified, water-proof
Handlebar Own design, made in Denmark, galvanized steel
Chain High-end chain made of galvanized or stainless steel
Mudguards 24″ stainless steel
Front frame Aluminium alloy in mat black finish; assembled in Denmark
Rear frame Aluminium alloy in mat black finish, assembled in Denmark
Steering Danish made steering system with high-end German made steering damper
Wheel brackets Galvanized steel, made in Denmark
Turning radius 480 cm
Comply with Directive 2014/30/EU, Machine Directive 2006/42/EC, Standard EN 15914


Introduced in 1978, it has revolutionised family transport in Copenhagen (a quarter of families with two or more children own a tricycle), and it is now exported worldwide. It has since outgrown it’s original workshop in Christiania and moved to a beautiful island between Denmark and Sweden where the production takes place to this date.

The company is owned by the founders, Lars Engstrøm and Annie Lerche. Currently, the production area expands more than 3000m2, and more than 26 employees are working at Christiania Bikes including carpenters, black smiths, engineers and bicycle mechanics.

Green production

The production facility consists of modern machineries and facilities as well as a developed IT-infrastructure. Not only are products from Christiania Bikes environmentally friendly, the mindset of the production is also highly focused on being that. For example this mindset includes environmentally friendly heating, electricity and sorting of waste.

Strong network

Christiania Bikes has built a unique network with long term relationship all over the world with selected retailers and distributors that take a great interest in improving the business in various ways.


Christiania Bikes lives and breathes for its products – it is a business, but the core concept and the energy of the business stem from a high interest in manufacturing great products. Besides manufacturing cargo bikes, trailers and matching equipment, Christiania Bikes is also active in legal matters in Denmark as well as in the EU concerning cargo bikes and electric cycles.


Christiania Bikes strives to consist with the highest standard of business ethics and if laws, rules or regulations require higher standards, Christiania Bikes adheres to these. Christiania Bikes has a straightforward policy of code and ethics, and expects its employees and agents to follow these whenever conducting business for or related to Christiania Bikes. This commitment includes doing what is right, be respectful, honest and treat other people with respect and obey all laws and conventions.