Transitioning from a regular bike to an electric bike is less complicated than you may think. But if you are a complete novice to the electric bike world, the options available may be overwhelming, making it difficult to decide which one is best for you.
Therefore, in this article, we will go through the different characteristics of electric bikes and give you lots of tips on how to choose your first Ebike.
Electric Bike Basics
Before we go into the different electric bikes and their characteristics. We will give you a quick overview of what an electric bike is and how it works.
At a glance, most electric bikes look like regular bikes. In fact, some of them don't look like they are electric bikes at all until you take a closer look. Under closer inspection, you'll see that an electric bike usually has a motor mounted in the rear wheel or between the cranks powered by a battery internally or externally mounted.