DOWNTOWN Review

Cannondale Mavaro Neo 1 review – ­Back to the future

How much technology fits in an urban step-through bike? Cannondale want to demonstrate just how safe, comfortable and practical a bike that would all too often be dismissed as a granny bike based on its looks can be. “Ride comfortable, live comfortable” is the de facto motto of the Mavaro Neo ebike.

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Cannondale Mavaro Neo 1 | Bosch Performance Line CX/625 Wh | 28.8 kg | € 5,999
The DOWNTOWN review

With the Mavaro Neo 1, Cannondale have introduced a step-through bike for urban use that combines elements from the future with a throwback to the 90s. The bike promises lots of comfort and security for everyday use. Read on to find out (click for the DOWNTOWN review) why the bike’s most innovative features are inspired by bats and whether the overall concept works for everyday use!


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About the author

Philipp Schwab

Bicycle aficionado Phil is a true all-rounder. Always dressed in a stylish flannel shirt, he builds his dream bikes in his workshop. A true multi-tasker, he adeptly handles the wheel truing stand while dealing with his son's full diapers. A loving family man, he breathes cycling and adds a wealth of mountain bike know-how as well as road bike knowledge to our team. If not crossing the Alps on his mountain bike or doing a century ride on his 700 x 28C racer, you will find him creating unique content at the keyboard. He’s truly open minded and never lets himself be pigeonholed in his thinking.