Loading...

Electric bikes: everything you need to know

We love electric rideables. Hoverboards, skateboards, scooters, motorcycles, mopeds, unicycles, tricycles… You name it, we’ve ridden it. But electric bikes belong in a category of their own because they are more than just a fun tech fad. They could actually be the future of transportation. That said, there’s a lot to choose from out there, and you don’t want to get fooled, so here’s what you need to know.

Around 5:20 in the video, we say that in Europe, class 1 e-bikes are the most popular. Actually, the most popular e-bikes in the EU are unregulated with motors rated at 250W.

Read more: http://bit.ly/2M4zGnG

Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs
Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc
Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61
Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX

Why'd You Push That Button Podcast: https://pod.link/1295289748
The Vergecast Podcast: https://pod.link/430333725
More about our podcasts: https://www.theverge.com/podcasts

Read More: http://www.theverge.com
Community guidelines: http://bit.ly/2D0hlAv
Wallpapers from The Verge: https://bit.ly/2xQXYJr

Subscribe to Verge Science on YouTube, a new home base for our explorations into the future of science: http://bit.ly/2FqJZMl


Channel: The Verge
Tags: electric bike, electric bikes, ebikes, e bikes, e-bikes, electric, bikes, rideable, electric rideables, trek, John burke, scorpion ebike, scorpion, radwagon, radwagon bike, rideables, bike life, bikers, hoverboards, skateboards, scooters, motorcycles, mopeds, unicycles, tricycles, how to, how, how to buy, price, battery, first look, electric bike review, hands on, specs, kickstarter, technology, top 10, gadgets, tech, latest updates, tech news, apple, google, iphone, review, microsoft, verge, the verge,