As a sports equipment, bike is very environment friendly as well as being used for sport and fitness. It is a faster and at the same time pleasant transportation when compared to walking. Bikes are a very effective solution for urban transport in Europe, America and some Asian countries. When it is used for sports purposes, it is certain that it forces its drivers especially on roads where there are ups and downs.
But nowadays we started to see the hybdrid electric bike models on the roads. Hybrid electric bike gets its power from a battery and gives energy to the bicycle tires. In addition, these hybrid electric bike are a solution that focuses on the different aspects of the bicycle world. So in this article we would like to talk about hybrid electric bikes that have become widespread in the world in recent years.
What is Hybrid Electric Bike? Who should use it?
Hybrid electric bike is a type of bicycle that is driven by the energy supplied by a rechargeable battery. While some models have the option to use the pedal, some models are only called electric bicycles.
It is used:
1- It is used almost everywhere by people with low fitness.
2-It is used to force people from almost any level of condition, not to be forced on uphill exits.
3-To go further away from man-power distances.
4-To go a little faster than the pedal speed.
5-In order not to sweat on the way to the office (unfortunately not possible in every city).
Hybrid Electric Bike Kins
There are basically two kinds of electric bikes.
1- Pedal Assist Pedalec (Pedelec): This, more popular, hybrid electric bike kind follows the driver’s pedaling. In addition, it provides self-activating motor support according to the pedal power and the speed reached by the bicycle. In other words, it supports the driver when the driver is forced. This type of electric bicycles can reach a maximum speed of 25 kilometers per hour with electrical power. When this speed is exceeded, the motor is disengaged and the driver is pedaling.
2- Electric Tweets (Twist-N-Go): In this hybrid electric bike type, the engine is activated by a button on the steering wheel.