“The times they are a changin”, but just how fast that change takes place is the question. Stories in the press about electric motorcycles are more frequent these days. Articles about electric dirt bikes, Best Buy selling electric street bikes and a new FIM sanctioned roadracing series for electric motorcycles in 2010 have appeared in print and on the internet.
I used to work in a department store and I was always amazed at all of the sales women that would eat at the mall restaurants….Everyday!!! Mall prices are very inflated and usually not very good for your diet or digestive system. I eat a large, healthy salad every single day. Only in an emergency would I eat from a vendor.
My wife went out on a special occasion recently to a very ritzy yet popular restaurant chain. It was a Tuesday night and the restaurant was packed! People don’t cook at home anymore and eat out very frequently. My wife and I have learned how to cook real well at home. It is much cheaper but it is fun to do and much healthier for you.
You are at no greater risk on an e-bike than you are on other means of transport, as long as you act responsibly and stick to the road safety rules. As a matter of fact, an electric cycle offers you that additional acceleration and speed which can very often get you out of an unsafe position.
Lithium-ion batteries are used by most people because they are lightweight and can be fast charged. Besides, this type of battery has a long life. But lithium-ion batteries are somewhat expensive.
With the TTXGP being just one step toward reaching their ultimate goal the San Francisco based Mission team moved on to the Bonneville Salt Flats to break the land speed record for electric bikes. Using the same bike that they rode at the Isle of Man the team set a new record at the salt flats with an average speed of 150.059 mph over two runs with a high speed of 161 mph in one of the runs.
O.K. on to the tutorial. This method works better than using other mapping applications because you can choose which streets and or paths, bike trails etc… that you want to take. And choosing back roads or secondary streets rather than busy roads that the other applications usually point you to. This is especially good for electric bikes, but can be used effectively for any electric vehicle.
Ebikes also offer a great opportunity to spend time with the family. If you’ve got young children you may have considered a bicycle trailer. It’s possible you were put off by the idea of cycling with the added weight of the trailer and a child in the back, you would be surprised how heavy they can be! With an electric bike you would find this so much easier as the torque in the motor will help the burden. You won’t have to worry about steep hills or long distances, Perfect!