Those who travel to work by bicycle are much happier than those who travel by car! We at IdeeGreen have always suspected this, today it was confirmed by the research of Oliver Smith, a PhD student at the State University of Portand. Oliver Smith's study shows that he travels there by bicycle and on foot, he is happier than those who travel alone, sitting in his car.
BMW debuts on the market with its first electric bicycle. We are not talking about the presentation of a prototype as happened in London with the Pedal Electric Cycle ebike but of a real electric bike that BMW is already marketing, the Cruise e-Bike. The BMW electric bike is offered in a limited edition, the German car manufacturer has only produced 1.
The differences between the various electric bikes can be great, just like with cars. In our country, the only factor that does not differ between electric bicycles is the maximum speed which cannot exceed 25 km / h but there are many variations, starting with the aesthetics, the shock absorbers, the weight, the materials used. , autonomy, the engine… A few days after the release of the first BMW electric bike, the market welcomes a new model of electric bike which for characteristics and elegance can be compared to the one produced by the German car manufacturer.
To avoid the theft of your bicycle, there are precise rules to respect…. but we are often not very careful in parking it safely, partly due to our fault and partly due to the lack of adequate public bicycle racks.Bicycle theft is fought effectively by respecting three fundamental elements: the place where you park your bike a good bicycle alarm mechanism Here is a list of bicycle alarms with their own characteristics: Fixed lock.
Before the birth of "crowd funding" portals such as Indiegogo and Kickstarter, the preliminary step to embark on the path of "creation" was precisely the search for funding. Today, designers and artists propose their creative projects on special platforms where, with the purchase of the first prototypes and mass financing, the production of the object on a larger scale is allowed.
Loopwheels wheels have been designed to equip small, compact, light and particularly stable bicycles. The peculiarity of the Loopwheels wheels is that they lack the classic spokes. The spokes have been replaced by a carbon fiber composite spring system, the result?
The unicycle is a particular one-wheeled bicycle. The unicycle is distinguished from classic bikes by the absence of various components: the frame is reduced to a minimum, the handlebar and the front wheel are missing. Riding the one wheel bike is very difficult, you need far more balance than what is required to ride two-wheeled pedals!
Here is the solar powered electric bike without batteries. Light, easy to handle, easy to use and without maintenance costs (apart from those of any bicycle) because the batteries are the most 'uncomfortable' part of pedal assisted cycles. It only needs one thing: a little sun.
It is known by the name of Green Wheel or e-Wheel, it is a kit for the electrification of a bicycle. The Green Wheel kit integrates on the rear wheel of the bike. Green Wheel is composed of an external case, with a bomb shape, environmental sensors, GPS sensors, an electric motor, batteries.
In the era of innovative materials, there are many hitech bikes that we can ride. From traditional bikes to less tiring pedal assisted bicycles. Hi-tech bikes are characterized by production techniques, materials used, dynamism and on-board technologies.Who thinks that the world of high-tech bicycles belongs to ebikes is very mistaken, in fact among the most incredible hi-tech bikes there are 'is the X9 Nightawk which thanks to its structure eliminates all vibrations.
There are many kits on the market to electrify the bike. The kits usually consist of an electric motor and an accumulator. According to the kit model, the electric motor can be included in a wheel or in a system to be integrated on the rear wheel of the bicycle or on the pedals. With the spread of the kits, any bike can be transformed into electric, the skills required by those transformations are minimal: the kits are designed to ensure maximum ease of assembly, both for the electric motor and for the battery.
The solar bike without batteries is the only true pedal assisted velocipede that can boast zero emissions (not even those of batteries) and the same maintenance costs as a traditional bicycle. It is true that the photovoltaic panel wears down reducing performance over time, but the average life of these products is around 20 years and if the panel is of good quality there is a risk that it will last longer than the bicycle.
More than a billion people in the world use bicycles as a means of transport. In Italy, due to the economic crisis, bicycle sales have far exceeded car sales in recent years. The first bicycles spread in the early 1800s and since then "a road has been covered ...".
Velorapida Style model with rod brakes and coaster pedal What is Velorapida? An electric bike, sorry ... with pedal assistance, entirely produced in Italy and equipped with a 250 watt motor and a battery that allows it to develop a speed of 25 km / h with 60 kilometers of autonomy. The frame is one of the lightest in the electric bike category and in addition it is liquid painted in the best Italian tradition, so the color is more vivid, highlighting the details.
Folding bicycles can play a crucial role for those traveling by camper or boat. Electric mobility was not long in coming and it also overwhelmed this sector, so electric bicycles for boats and campers became widespread. While some folding electric bikes are well suited for transportation by train, boat, or car, others are born with just that purpose.
Which touring bike should I choose? If you go to a local dealer you will notice bicycles offered at the most varied prices, from a budget that is within the 200 euros up to going over 2000 euros for the highest-end mountain bikes. Of course, most of the bikes will belong to a price range between 500 and 600 euros but when it comes to touring bikes, the price for a good product goes (unfortunately) around 1.
Urban mobility needs a sustainable change and electric bikes are the perfect compromise for those who want to get around the city without getting too tired. Electric bikes are spreading like wildfire and, as is the case with every growing sector, the market proposals are increasing, among these we find folding electric bikes, more portable: very convenient for those traveling by train, they are easily stored in the luggage racks and don't take up much space in the house.
Peugeot continues to make its way into the world of two-wheeled pedals and presents its new bicycle, the AE21 Hybrid Bike, as a world premiere. The design does not differ much from the concept bike presented some time ago by the French house. The Peugeot Cycles division presented the AE21 Hybrid bike at the Paris Who's Next Show.
The Italian patrol at SAP Cycle 4 Youth You can ride a bicycle because it is a sustainable means and you can ride a bicycle to support humanitarian social sustainability programs. The second thing is what 60 employees of SAP, an IT multinational, did, starting from their respective company headquarters in 5 European countries, including Italy (the other countries are Germany, Great Britain, Belgium and France), for the SAP Cycle 4 Youth bike ride.
Bike trailers are capable of transforming a two-wheeled vehicle on pedals into a full-fledged "tow truck". Be careful not to exaggerate with the load, the driving force is given by your legs or at most by the pedal assistance of the vehicle if it is an electric bicycle. There is a bike trailer for every occasion: for transporting dogs, for taking children with you, for shopping ... You are spoiled for choice.
The future of two-wheeled pedals is pedelec. Electric bikes are intended to progressively and completely replace conventional bicycles. According to the Go Pedalec report by the German ExtraEnergy association, pedelecs are spreading rapidly and sales will reach 1.6 million units worldwide by 2018.