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E-bike Top Speed Most e-bikes have a top speed of either 20 or 28 mph. The top speed of an electric bike depends on the class of the e-bike and the local laws where you live. In most countries, e-bikes have an electronic speed limiter that restricts the top speed. In general, the speed limits …

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Two of the most comfortable types of bikes are hybrids and cruisers. Hybrids are designed for a mix of on-road and off-road riding. Cruisers are made for casual riding on flat surfaces. These are both considered comfort bikes. The best type of bike for you depends on where you plan to ride, the terrain, the …

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Electric bikes are becoming an increasingly popular mode of personal transportation around cities. But what happens when it’s raining? If you’re commuting, you need to ride rain or shine. If you’re trail riding, you may encounter puddles or get caught in a storm. Can you ride electric bikes in the rain? The short answer is …

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Key Takeaways: E-Bike Range An e-bike can have a range of anywhere from 20-100+ miles (32-260 km). Most modern e-bikes have a range of 30-50 miles (48-80 km). Lower-end e-bikes might have a range of just 15-20 miles (24-32 km). An e-bike with a large battery or dual batteries might have a range of over …

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Electric bikes have become increasingly popular in the past decade. Before buying an e-bike, you may be wondering, are electric bikes safe? The answer is yes. Electric bikes are perfectly safe if you take some basic precautions to avoid battery fires while charging, learn how to ride properly, and wear the right safety gear to …

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When it comes to bicycle wheels, you have two main options. This guide lists the pros and cons of 700c Vs 26 inch bicycle wheels to help you decide which size to go with on your next touring bike or commuter. I will also outline a few other common wheel sizes including 29er and 650b. …

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Recumbent bike designs vary widely. This guide outlines all of the different types of recumbent bikes available to help you choose the best one for your style of riding. In this guide, I explain the benefits and drawbacks of long wheelbase vs short wheelbase recumbents as well as under seat steering vs over seat steering. …

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A growing trend in cycling is the oval chainring (also known as an elliptical chainring). These chainrings have an oval shape instead of being round like traditional chainrings. Oval chainrings can improve your pedaling efficiency by reducing dead spots in your pedal stroke. They make climbing easier. They may also reduce stress on your knees. …

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You can tour on pretty much any bike. That said, some bikes are better suited for long-distance fully loaded riding than others. This guide explains how to choose a touring bike. In this guide, I’ll outline all of the different features and components to look for. I’ll cover frame design, gearing, wheels, brakes, handlebars, tires, …

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Are you thinking about switching from a traditional rack and panniers setup to bikepacking bags? After some extensive research and testing with both types of luggage, I put together this bikepacking bags vs panniers pros and cons list to help you decide which to go with on your next tour. This guide analyzes the volume …

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