Electric bikes or e-bikes or in some places, booster bikes are the easiest way to travel in some countries like Germany and China these days. So quickly are they replacing the traditional moped and electric motorcycles, in no time, it seems they might even steal some of the market from the conventional bicycles. The reason for this is their ease of use and the distances they can go without stressing the rider, while still relying on the riders cycling motion. And we haven’t even mentioned the high speeds.
This guide will take you through the best and most highly rated electric bikes in the world and you can have your pick of the one that suits you best.
Top Rated Electric bike
Prodeco technologies Phantom X2 Electric bike does not just have a very cool name (which it does), but it is the sturdiest and most durable electric bike around, according to most users. It has a Lithium powered battery, which can keep you at a cruise speed of 20 mph for up to 28 – 38 miles without breaking a sweat. It is stylish as it comes in a matte black and red combo, designed to make your neighbors weep in envy. The motor which drives the wheels is a 500watt direct-drive which gives you the option of pedaling as you would a regular exercise bike, or throttling away like on a moped.
The wonderful thing about this bike is its sturdy rugged look, awesome paint job and the pedal/throttle only options.
Best Women’s Electric Bike
The Currie technologies eZIp Women’s low step-thru Trailz electric bicycle is the perfect bike. It is a hybrid electric bicycle with pedal options. It has a user select PAS-pedal assisted throttle and TAG twist and Go full throttle system that allows the rider to choose between full throttle and pedal assisted motion.
With a comfortable saddle the bike is crafted to handle challenging terrains easily. The low stem step-thru makes it suitable for ladies. This bike can be ridden in a skirt or gown. Just lean back and ride. The bike is perfect for commuting within the city, if you don’t want to drive and you don’t care to smoke up the atmosphere with fossil-fuel burning vehicles. The bike is suitable for adult riders up to 24o pounds.
Best Electric Mountain Bike 2015
Going camping? Or need to ride your bike on a rough and uneven path? Then the best bike for that is a mountain bike. There are many bikes out there, but if you are looking for a great Mountain bike that runs on electric power, then you should go for the Cyclamatic Power Plus Electric Mountain Bike with Lithium-Ion Battery.
This is another bike that has managed to garner 5 star reviews. Even though it is not recommended for beginner riders or for children, it is a fantastic option for those who enjoy the fun and adventure of bicycle riding.
Best Electric Bike for Adults
It is never too early to learn about conserving energy and saving power and for a rider, the perfect bicycle is the Watseka XP Cargo-Electric Bicycle-26″-6 speed-Adult/Young Adult. It is eco-friendly and made for the energetic young person. It is one thing to get a hybrid bike, but to find a combination of one which offers all the best features of an eco-friendly bike and still gives a comfortable ride.
One good thing about this bike is that it has incredible balance. It is also quite handy that the battery can be changed without taking out the battery pack – this is very convenient. It is easy to assemble and provides a fantastic riding experience.