The cost of a good electric bike will depend on the type you are interested in. At Ride Electric, we offer a range of options. We strive to provide affordable options that cater to various needs. Additionally, to enhance your purchasing experience, Ride Electric offers free shipping and convenient payment options like Afterpay and Zip Pay allowing you to buy now and pay later.
How much does a good ebike cost?
Are ebikes a good investment?
Investing in an electric bike is highly beneficial, not only due to its positive impact on the environment but also because they offer easy and enjoyable transportation with great long-term value. Electric bikes are cost-effective to maintain and can help you save money on fuel, parking fees, fines, and potentially even insurance. Moreover, they are versatile, with options suitable for all types of terrains.
Can you ride an electric bike in the rain?
Most electric bikes are designed to be ridden in rainy conditions, as they are equipped with water-resistant materials. However, it is important to keep in mind that the motor and battery should be protected from water exposure. Avoid submerging your electric bike in deep water or using a jet wash to clean it to prevent damage.
Are electric bikes safe?
While electric biking can be an exhilarating activity, it does come with risks of injury. Accidents can happen, so we encourage riders to prioritize safety by riding in groups, wearing crash helmets, and using caution when selecting riding locations. In Australia, it is legally mandated that an electric bike with pedal assist should have a maximum speed of 25km/h.
Can you ride an electric bike without power?
Yes, an electric bike can be ridden without power without causing harm or damage to the motor. However, it's important to note that pedalling will be more difficult with a flat or no battery.
What is the cheapest electric bike?
Our store offers a range of affordable electric bikes, but the price will depend on the specific type you are interested in. For urban electric bikes, our price range starts at $1,999. If you are looking for a electric mountain e-bike, you can find good options priced at $4,999. Generally, less expensive models tend to have hub motors, while more expensive ones come with inbuilt crank motors.
Where can I get my electric bike fixed or serviced?
There are numerous local services available for repairing electric bikes. At Ride Electric, our Gold Coast and Brisbane Workshops are staffed with exceptional bicycle mechanics who ensure your bike is always in excellent and safe riding condition. If you are located on the Gold Coast, Brisbane or nearby, our team will be delighted to assist you.
Do I still get my exercise from an electric bike?
Yes, riding an electric bike is similar to riding a traditional pedal bike but with some assistance. While it is slightly easier, you still need to pedal, which means you are burning calories and engaging in physical exercise.
What is the maximum speed of an e-bike in Australia?
In Australia, it is legally mandated that an electric bike with pedal assist should have a maximum speed of 25km/h.
How long does the battery last on an electric bike?
The battery life of an electric bike varies depending on usage factors such as wind, hills, and the weight of the rider. Modern electric bikes typically have a range of 50 km to 150 km. Optional range extenders can be added to increase the riding range further.