Electric bicycle looks like the traditional bike but uses motor or batteries to keep them running. The use of electronic
bikes is continuously increasing throughout the years. In fact, in China, India and Netherlands, the sales of electronic bikes or otherwise known as e-bikes is continuously expanding. That is why a lot of companies are investing on the production of e-bikes to meet the demands for this amazing type of transportation vehicle.
There are a lot of benefits that one can get from using electric bicycle. It can save you from facing long hours of traffic on the road. Besides from that, biking is also beneficial to the health. Many doctors are recommending their patients who have cardiac problems to start on rehabilitation programs that involve physical activities that do not give too much strain on the heart. And biking is one of those recommended activities for cardiac rehabilitation. Biking is a form of physical exercise that can help to reduce health risks such as sedentary lifestyle and obesity. Hence e-bike does not just save you from traffic; it can also save you from other health risks.
The use of electric bicycle is also good for the environment. Compared to the other types of vehicle that emits smoke containing toxic substances that are harmful to the environment, e-bikes do not emit combustion by-products. And since some electronic bikes are only equipped with small packs of batteries, they are very good candidates for solar power charging compared to cars that use larger battery packs. Hence the use of solar power is more feasible with electronic bikes.
Electronic bikes can run up to 24-32 km/h with the use of rechargeable batteries. It costs around $300-$4000. However, in China there are electronic bikes that can run up to 48 km/hr. When using electronic bikes that can run faster than the traditional e-bikes, it would be best to protect yourself with bicycle helmets while you are on the road.
Many people are wondering on how they can protect their electronic bikes from thieves. Actually, e-bikes come with a key that can be used to lock the bike. The keys are inserted into a switch that is located on the bike’s handle bars or motor compartment. When locked, the electrical system of the bike is shut off therefore cannot be operated. This type of security system is very efficient therefore you do not need to worry that your electronic bike will get robbed while you are away. With these amazing benefits and features of electric bicycle, it would not be surprising to know that a lot of people will be using it in the future.