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Common Queries

Here is a range of questions we get asked on a regular basis, hopefully here will be an answer to the question you have!

How do i arrange an appointment to test ride your bikes?



How do I recharge my battery pack?



How should I store my battery pack?



Is my battery pack recyclable?



How long is the life of the battery pack?



Can the motor get overheated?



Can I ride my electric bike off-road?



Can I ride my Electric Bike as a normal bike without motor support?



Do I have to switch off my Electric Bicycle?



Do I need an insurance?



Do I need to wear a helmet?



Electric Bike Motor Questions What is the Motor Type?



The Front Hub & Rear Hub looks like it has the motor in it. Does this hub free-wheel when the motor does not have power? In other words, is there resistance due to the motor (when no power) or is it free-wheel so that there is no resistance even when no power?



Electric Bike Battery Questions Lithium Polymer Battery and Recharge Time



Can you equip this bike with more road type tires?



PAS, Manual, Electric Motor Operation



Why would someone want an electric bike?



These electric bikes are basically just electric-powered motorcycles, right?



Do electric bikes require a license or registration?



Can electric bikes be ridden with the electric assistance?



I have heard the batteries for Electric Bikes are of different types.



How far will an electric bike go on a single charge?



Are electric bikes affected by adverse weather?



Why would I want a folding bike?



How long does it take to fold a folding bike? Is it hard?



Are folding bikes safe?



What is the range of an electric bike?



What are the running costs?



Does the battery recharge when I pedal?



Do I need to "break-in" my batteries?



What is conditioning (NI-MH only)?