Trek issues US 'stop ride' over e-bike brake issue which could cause 'serious accident'

The recall applies to Trek Allant+ 7 bicycles with Tektro brakes - in the US, Canada, and Bermuda

Trek allant +
(Image credit: US CPSC)

Trek has asked customers in some countries to stop riding one of its e-bikes, and issued a recall, stating that a brake hose malfunction could result in a "serious accident". 

The recall has been issued to customers in the US, Canada, and Bermuda. No recall has been issued in the UK or Europe. 

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Michelle Arthurs-Brennan

Michelle Arthurs-Brennan the Editor of Cycling Weekly website. An NCTJ qualified traditional journalist by trade, Michelle began her career working for local newspapers. She's worked within the cycling industry since 2012, and joined the Cycling Weekly team in 2017, having previously been Editor at Total Women's Cycling. Prior to welcoming her daughter in 2022, Michelle raced on the road, track, and in time trials, and still rides as much as she can - albeit a fair proportion indoors, for now.