If I might make a suggestion, since you said you're going to keep it outside.Assuming it's got a Shimano Nexus hub gear. Some of these develop a problem with water ingress. This can wreck the hub.You might consider a pair of Clarijs panniers (custom versions available) or similar. The panniers live on the rack and would keep the weather off your hub.Also, I recommend you consider this:http://www.hubstripping.com/shimano-alfine/shimano-nexus-internal-gear-hub-maintenance.jpgNice bike!
@amoebaThanks for advice. The rear wheel is fitted with skirtguards which protect the hub well enough i would say. I am thinking about getting paniers though anyway... although it's a little bit of an overkill on a cargobike.
ndru,The seal where the water ingress is supposed to occur is behind the rear sprocket and is not protected by the chain-case or skirt-guards.Happy New Year!
Being brand new I would have thought your Nexus hub is the latest model, so I'd not lose too much sleep worrying about water ingress. That was a problem with the first models but the design has evolved alot since then.
Though so - Workcycles are known for only using weatherproof components in their bikes.
That's an interesting set of pics. I picked my Bak up at the 'other' shop in the centre so I didn't get to see this one.