Award-winning Simplon bikes


Pioneers in design, technology, and innovation: Simplon keeps receiving notable awards for excellent bikes. Find out more now!

Award-winning Simplon bikes

Not just one award, but numerous! Year after year, Simplon bikes keep proving their unique merits. With clever features as well as aesthetic and functional design, they regularly win renowned awards.

Find out which bikes have impressed both bike enthusiasts and experts in recent years!

Winner of the Readers' Choice 2021 – Chenoa Bosch CX

A favourite among city e-bikers

When asked about their favourite bike, the readers of velomotion unanimously agree: The Simplon Chenoa Bosch CX is their preferred companion in the category of city e-bikes. No wonder, as the bike boasts a modern design and extra comfort. 

By the way: With its long-lasting 625 Wh battery, you can continue your ride for many kilometres even outside the city.

The Chenoa Bosch CX left a lasting impression on velomotion readers thanks to its low weight and stunning design. 

Red Dot Award for the Razorblade 29 III SL

An eye-catcher for design lovers 

The Razorblade 29 III SL takes its rider to the top of the mountain with ease. Especially in the Superlight version with resistance-free propulsion and special VIBREX® frame technology, the MTB hardtail offers the necessary stability for demanding terrain. In terms of design, the creative minds at Simplon delivered a top-notch performance as well, which was rewarded with the Red Dot Award in 2019. And that's really saying something: Only products with special design quality manage to impress the jury.

Flawless results in numerous tests by renowned magazines keep confirming the uniqueness of the Razorblade time and again.

Go to the review of the Razorblade 29 III SL

Test Simplon's test winner

You want to see the excellent bikes live and in colour? Then go ahead and make an appointment with a Simplon dealer near you!

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Simplon bikes put to the test – honest expert feedback

To get a first impression before your appointment, we recommend you take a look at the Simplon bike reviews.

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The awards of the last years at a glance

  • 2021 Velomotion Readers’ Choice 2021 – Chenoa Bosch CX 
  • 2019 Red Dot Award – Razorblade 29 III SL
  • 2019 Focus E-Bike Design & Innovation Award – Silkcarbon Neodrives
  • 2018 Red Dot Award – Simplon Pride and Silkcarbon Neodrives
  • 2017 Red Dot Award – Simplon Chenoa HS
  • 2015 iF Award – Simplon Sengo 275
  • 2015 Red Dot Design Award – Simplon Sengo 275
  • 2014 German Design Award – Simplon Nexio and Razorblade 29
  • 2013 iF Product Design Award – Simplon Nexio Aero road bike frameset
  • 2013 German Design Award nomination – Simplon Kiaro
  • 2012 Red Dot Design Award – Simplon Razorblade 29
  • 2012 iF Product Design Award – Simplon Kiaro
  • 2012 Designpreis Deutschland nomination – Simplon Silkcarbon M2
  • 2011 iF Product Design Award – Simplon Silkcarbon
  • 2010 Red Dot Design Award – Simplon Serum
  • 2010 Designpreis Deutschland nomination – Simplon MR.T and Serum
  • 2010 Tour Meilenstein Award – Simplon Serum 
  • 2010 iF Product Design Award – Simplon Serum
  • 2010 Eurobike Award – Simplon Silkcarbon 
  • 2009 Eurobike Award – Simplon Serum
  • 2009 iF Product Design Award – Simplon MR.T
  • 2007 Eurobike Award Silver – Simplon Razorblade 
  • 2005 Red Dot Design Award – Simplon Pride
  • Eurobike Award – Simplon Gravity
  • Eurobike Award Gold – Simplon Nanolight


How it all started

Simplon was founded in 1961 by Josef Hämmerle. Today, it’s a world-renowned brand for premium bikes. How did this all come to pass? Let’s find out! 

Design & Innovation Award 2022 for the Rapcon

The Rapcon impressed the renowned jury of the Design & Innovation Award as an MTB with safe and agile handling and clean design.  

News Update by Stefan Vollbach

In our magazine, the CEO of SIMPLON speaks about current events, challenges in the bicycle industry, and news from the head office. Find out more now!

Stefan Vollbach on the current situation at SIMPLON

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