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FAQ

General

What type of vehicle is the Brekr Model B?

Brekr Model B is a moped which is available in two variants: with a maximum speed of 25 km per hour, or a maximum speed of 45 km per hour. The official designation under Dutch law is ‘vehicle category L1e ‘.

Is there only one Brekr model?

Not anymore. The Model B was launched in 2019, the Model F is added to the Brekr family by the end of 2022.

Where is Brekr located?

Brekr is located in former prison ‘De Kruisberg’ in Doetinchem.

Who produces the Brekr model B?

The Brekr model B is designed and assembled in the Netherlands by an experienced team. Parts come from various sources: for example, the aluminum frame is produced in Taiwan and the battery is produced in the Netherlands.

Which mobile phone operating system does the Brekr app work with?

The app works on Apple (iOS ) and Android operating systems.

What is the price of the Brekr Model B?

The Brekr Model B costs € 4.949 including VAT. In the configurator, you can put together your own Brekr and see the additional price for extra options.

Do I have to wear a helmet on the Model B?

In the Netherlands it is mandatory to wear a helmet with a so called heavy moped (max. 45 km/h) and with a so called light moped (max. 25 km/h).

Have a look at/test drive

Where can I have a look at/test drive a Brekr?

Consult the events calendar or the test ride page to see where you can view or test drive a Brekr.

Insurance and theft

Do I have to insure my Brekr Model B?

Yes, it is mandatory under Dutch law to insure your moped.

Does the Brekr Model B have anti-theft protection?

Yes, the Brekr Model B has a steering lock and an electronic detection system. In the case of suspicious activity around your Brekr, you will receive a warning on your phone via the Brekr-app. The Brekr is equipped with a tracker and can be followed in the event of theft. We recommend you use an extra bike lock if you park your Brekr in public space.

Purchasing

Can I customise my Brekr Model B?

Yes, you can use the online configurator to customise a number of elements on your Brekr such as the colours of certain parts and accessories.  You can also contact us to make a unique custom design.

Can I return the Brekr if I don't like it?

Yes, we provide a 30 days return period. You will be refunded, however, the shipping cost, return cost will be deducted from the refund. The bike needs to be in mint condition. Costs arising from (minor) damages can be deducted.

Can I also order a Brekr Model B from a dealer?

Yes, you can find the locations where you can try the Model B on our test ride page. Most locations also sell the Brekr Model B.

Service and warranty

Do I have a warranty on my battery?

Yes, you have a two-year warranty on your battery.

How do I have my Brekr Model B serviced?

An electric drive moped requires less maintenance compared to one with an internal combustion engine, because it contains fewer moving parts and there are no oil or filters used. Tyres and brakes will exhibit normal wear and tear. Contact Brekr or your dealer to have your Model B serviced.

Technical Specifications

What is the range of the Brekr Model B?

You can place two batteries in the Brekr. One battery ensures a range of 45 km under normal conditions and 70 km under favorable conditions. A battery has a capacity of 2 kWh.

What influences the range?

The range is influenced by weather conditions, outside temperature, driving style, speed, rider weight, landscape, tire pressure and age of the battery.

How do I take care of my battery?

The battery is of high quality and the most expensive part of your Brekr Model B. Batteries generally do not like frost and it is advisable to keep your battery inside if you do not ride your Brekr during periods of frost. If you do not use the battery for an extended period of time it needs to be charged at least once every two months.

How much does the Model B battery weigh?

The weight of the battery is 10,8 kg. The battery is narrow so that you can easily carry it.

What is the Brekr Model B frame made of?

The frame is made of aluminum. This means it cannot rust and the Brekr is lighter than bikes with other types of frames.