Types of e-bikes

The offer of different e-bikes is constantly increasing: different engine power, battery capacity, price, accessories, etc. To make the choice, here is an overview of different e-bike types.

  1. City E-bike

Suitable for simple trips around the city – without stress and without sweat. These e-bikes look similar to traditional bikes; they have all additional functions necessary for city trips – bells, racks, lights, etc. The battery is suitable for average city distances – up to 50 km can be made with a single charge. They are ideal for those who value functionality, optimal price and do not need to travel long distances.

  • Maximum speed (under electrical power or assistance): 25 km/h
  • Battery capacity: 10-16 Ah
  • Weight: 19-25 kg
  • Maximum distance per charge: 50-70 km
  1. Folding e-bike

It is compact – it can be assembled and put into a small car, public transport and in the narrow city apartment. Invaluable for those who daily take a suburban train or leave car outside the centre and use a bike to get to the centre. The battery of this e-bike will not allow driving very far and very fast, but it is small and relatively light, and you can take it with you without worrying that it will be stolen.

  • Maximum speed (under electrical power or assistance): 25 km/h
  • Battery capacity: 6-8 Ah
  • Weight: 14-20 kg
  • Maximum distance per charge: 40-50 km
  1. Tourist e-bike

It is suitable for covering long distances and safe travel. Additional weight can easily be loaded on this e-bike, it has a good lights for long night trips. Design may also include protection against rain and wind. As the trips are often quite lengthy, this e-bike has a comfortable seat and a lot of extra equipment – decent lights, fenders, removable battery, stand, comfortable and spacious trunk. This bike has been designed with a durable frame to withstand freight transport.

  • Maximum speed (under electrical power or assistance): 25 km/h
  • Battery capacity: 12-22 Ah
  • Weight: 21-27 kg
  • Maximum distance per charge: 70-150 km
  1. Sports e-bike – mountain bike

E-bikes by their nature are suitable for more thrilling adventures, and this vehicle allows implementing these technical capabilities. It allows to perform fast acceleration, to achieve high speed, to pass through the mud and sand. It has a powerful drive. Mountain bike and downhill riders might also like these bikes because their driving dynamics are close to classic sports bikes and after the descent electric drive helps to get back to the top of the hill.

  • Maximum speed (under electrical power or assistance): 25 km/h
  • Battery capacity: 8-12 Ah
  • Weight: 19-24 kg
  • Maximum distance per charge: 40 km
  1. Freight e-bike

This e-bike is multi-functional – suitable for transportation of both freight and people. Its payload is at least 135 kg and can be solidly placed in order to load a heavy piece of furniture. Freight bikes have to be very powerful to allow bringing the heavy cargo up a steep mountain; they are faster than traditional rickshaws and classic transport bikes.

  • Maximum speed (under electrical power or assistance): 25 km/h
  • Battery capacity: 12-20 Ah
  • Weight: 22-35 kg
  • Maximum distance per charge: 70-130 km.
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