A folding e-bike, also known as a folding electric bike, is a type of e-bike that is designed to be easily foldable for convenient storage and transport. Folding e-bikes are available in a wide range of styles and designs, which means that riders can choose a bike that suits their individual needs and preferences. This allows riders to use their bike for a variety of purposes, from commuting to recreational riding.
There are several benefits to using a folding e-bike, including:
- Portability: Folding e-bikes are designed to be compact and portable, which means they can be easily carried or transported in a car, boat, campervan or on public transportation. This makes them a convenient option for riders who need to travel with their bike or who have limited storage space at their (portable) home.
- Flexibility: Folding e-bikes are versatile and can be used for a wide range of purposes, from commuting to recreational riding. They can be easily folded and unfolded, which means that riders can use them for short trips or errands, and then fold them up and take them with them when they are finished.
- Convenience: Folding e-bikes are safe to use, typically lightweight, require minimal maintenance and are easy to maneuver. This makes them an ideal choice for riders who want a practical and hassle-free way to get around.
- Cost savings: Folding e-bikes can provide a cost-effective mode of transportation. In many cases, they can save riders the cost of fuel and parking, and they can also save money on gym memberships and other forms of exercise.
- Environmental benefits: Folding e-bikes are a more environmentally-friendly mode of transportation than cars or motorcycles. They produce zero emissions and can help to reduce air and noise pollution.
Good to know
The weight of a folding e-bike is an important consideration for many riders, as a lighter bike can be easier to carry and transport. Regular e-bikes are in general heavier due to their larger size. It is important to consider the weight of the bike when riding, as a lighter bike may be more maneuverable and responsive than a heavier bike. The weight of a folding e-bike can vary depending on the size, design, and features of the bike. In general, folding e-bikes are designed to be lightweight and portable, and many models weigh around 20 kilos. However, some folding e-bikes may be slightly lighter or heavier, depending on the frame material, size of the motor, battery, and other components.
Our folding e-bikes come in 2 materials: carbon fiber and aluminium alloy, each having their own weight and individual benefits. The carbon fiber bike varies from 13.8 to 14.8 kg. The aluminium alloy bikes weigh around 20 kg.
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