New, improved, expanded 2nd Edition, presented in collaboration with Electric Bike Review and Turbo Bob.
Are you planning to buy an electric bike, but overwhelmed by all the choices out there?Do you find it hard to figure out what to buy, with all those choices of bikes, motors and batteries?Are you feeling anxious about this, because electric bikes are expensive and you do not want to make an expensive mistake? Are the sales people and the competing web sites just making it harder to choose?
You are not alone!
The author went through this himself the first time he bought an electric bike. Through years of personal experience, test riding hundreds of bikes, and extensive research, Joe has figured out all the variables involved in picking out the best electric bike. In his new, updated book, with complete impartiality and the knowledge gained from decades of experience, he will help you to:Know all you need to know about the technology of electric bikes, so that you understand the sales person and can ask the right questions. When you are shopping for an ebike and you start asking questions that show that you know what you are talking about, there is an immediate change in the way you are treated - and sometimes even the options you are offered.Be totally clear about what you are looking for, so that you can pick out the best electric bike for you.Be fully informed about the different kinds of bike motors, so you choose what is best for you.Know all about the different kinds of bike batteries, so that you can choose what is best for you.Know about the best quality and highest rated electric bikes, so that you can tell the difference between quality and mass-production, low-quality bikes.Be empowered to see beyond the sales pitches that make excessive claims for range of ebikes.Prove to your spouse that your electric bike will save you money, improve your health, help you lose weight, and just generally become a much better spouse!
Electric bikes are expensive, high-technology machines. Knowledge is required to ensure you spend your money wisely and get years of savings, transport, and good health from your purchase. The bike that best meets your own personal needs is the best electric bike for you, and this book will help you figure out which one that is. The right electric bike will be a joy for years, so it is worth investing some time to read this book to ensure you buy the right one. This book includes all the information you need. It explains the technology and the key points that a prospective electric bike buyer needs to know.
This book is an expanded, updated edition of How to Buy the Right Electric Bike. In response to reader requests, this updated edition features in-depth reviews of many of the most popular, high-quality electric bikes. In this book, the author has teamed up with two other very highly respected electric bike blogs: Electric Bike Review and Turbo Bob. The book includes up-to-date reviews from these icons of the ebike blogging world.