The Chilled Squirrel team – scattered from Taipei to Cape town – is united under the banner of badass.
We unleash our team of South African artisans, mechanics, and citizen tinkerers on the bikes, turning them into the most incredible custom rat rides you could imagine.
Pedal power is augmented with Squirrel-spec high torque electric motors.
We Custom-Build electric bikes or convert existing bicycles to electric to meet levels of durability and range for South African terrain. Rolling out each highly customized e-bike one at a time.
Whether you choose to ride one of our Own E-bike creations or convert your existing bicycle to electric ~ Join in our passion for Adventure and Exploration that e-biking is all about.
CHUNKY FAT E-BIKES AND EMTB'S MADE IN SA
Extra wide tires absorb vibration and shock scrunching debris, gravel or tar under their hummer-type tires. Fitted with the latest technology powerful mid drive or hub drive systems you'll be sure to have power on hills when you need it the most.
What we see in the Maker Movement, is that a relatively small amount of people can have a big impact. You don’t necessarily need the worlds largest company behind you.
We start with a matte black frame - then things get interesting!
In our support and passion for Local Maker Culture, South African Artisans are unleashed on our electric bikes. The Result is a range of awesome leather Gear, Hand-stitched leather saddles ,grips and chain-stays and a collection of handmade leather bags . And not the least , the creation of meaningful jobs.