Why Are eBikes So Expensive?

Why Are eBikes So Expensive?

A quick google search for e-bikes reveals bikes priced anywhere from $300 to $10,000. So why are some electric bikes more expensive than others? Without a doubt, the costliest single item on an electric bike is the battery. Premium lithium ion batteries on e-bikes...
How An Electric Bike Works

How An Electric Bike Works

Yes — electric bikes have a battery and motor, but how do they actually work? Most electric bikes work in the same way as regular bikes but have a battery-powered motor that provides assistance on demand to the rider. Although some e-bikes have a throttle that...
How can I use an electric bike?

How can I use an electric bike?

Once you’ve decided you want to get an electric bike, the most important question becomes: what type of electric bike should I get? Electric bikes are an exciting way to get outside and enjoy exercise on a bicycle while getting assistance from a battery-powered motor....
5 Reasons To Use An eBike

5 Reasons To Use An eBike

Some people who walk into our store will ask, “Electric bikes? What’s the point?” or “Doesn’t that defeat the purpose of bicycling?” Here are five reasons why you could use an electric bike. Health or physical limitations: Electric bikes can be very helpful for riders...
What is an Electric Bike?

What is an Electric Bike?

An electric bike is a bicycle that has a battery-powered motor located somewhere on the bike that provides the rider with optional assistance. All the other components of electric bikes — the pedals, the drive-train, the brakes — are just like a...