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Electric Bicycles Advantages & Disadvantages

Posted by FarBike on 6th Jun 2017

Electric Bicycles Advantages & Disadvantages
Advantages & Disadvantages of Electric BicyclesElectric bicycles can be an absolute joy to ride. However it is a technology that one should understand the pros and cons of owning and using an electic bike.Advantages:1. Speed - Electric bikes generally have a higher top speed than a normal bicycle with the same rider. Most electric bicycles n the United States are limited to a 20 mile per hour top speed, however the rider can pedal to make it go even faster. So this makes it easy for a no
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Will e-bikes be the new ‘commuter cool’?

14th Mar 2012

Keith Felch calls his electric bike a "hill eraser" because he can ride it to work without breaking a sweat. By Steve Almasy CNN Keith Felch is admittedly a big guy, but more than a few super-fit cyclists in Southern California have been left wondering how that dude just went flying by. And then his wife, Mary, comes motoring past. “They stare, like how can a girl go past me,” she says, laughing. It takes the other riders a few seconds but then they figure it out. They hav
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Scientific American Asks: Can E-Bikes Displace Cars?

1st Mar 2012

The 21st-century equivalent of the cavalry has come charging in to rescue cities in China and South Asia in their battles against air pollution and global warming. And it’s also beginning to help out on the traffic-choked streets in London, New York, São Paulo and Los Angeles. This is the electric bicycle, or “e-bike,” a technology that blends the simplicity and mobility of a traditional bicycle with the speed of a moped or motorized scooter, but without the internal co
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