At Vvolt E-Mobility, we’re dedicated to constructing straightforward to experience electrical automobiles that seamlessly combine into your way of life. We’ve been using and researching varied methods for years. So when it got here time to create our first product line, we knew simply which decisions to make to craft easy-riding electrical bikes that ship dependable electrical help whereas requiring little upkeep.
10. Extra Comfy Bikes
It was once that you just wanted to hunch over to go quick. Now electric-assist methods have freed us from racing-style bikes as a result of we are able to use electrical energy to assist transfer at first rate speeds! With the ability of electric-assist expertise, we’ve positioned our riders in a extra upright place, which is mostly extra comfy whereas permitting for higher visibility.
9. Proper-Dimension Energy-Help Techniques
It’s necessary to have sufficient energy on faucet to maintain tempo with site visitors. However high-capacity batteries and XL motors make for bikes so heavy they’re onerous to rise up a couple of steps. One of the best single-rider electrical bicycles are available in beneath 50lbs. This makes them extra manageable whereas nonetheless providing ample vary and energy.
8. Class 1 Rated Techniques
Need to experience on bike paths and park trails with an electrical bike? In lots of locations throughout the USA this implies it’s essential to be on a Class 1 bike. This ranking may be the “lowest-speed” within the 3-Class system, however needless to say you are still using quicker than you’ll with out the pedal-assist energy.
7. Inner Gear Hubs & CVT Transmissions
We chosen internally geared hubs to benefit from fully-sealed gearing. This strong gearing model is nearer to the transmission of your automobile than the exterior gears on most bikes.
Conventional bike gear methods are finicky and damage-prone. Superlight derailleurs and 20+ gears may be good for the Tour de France, however they’re astonishingly fragile. Merely knocking your bike over can knock your entire system out of alignment, requiring a visit to the bike mechanic to straighten issues out. What’s extra, most methods depend on completely clear and finely adjusted shifter cables to shift correctly. Costly digital shift methods exist, however the derailleurs are nonetheless massive Achilles Heels dangling off the again of your bike. Our sealed hub methods are upkeep free for tens of 1000’s of miles. Plus, the stepless Repeatedly Variable Transmission (CVT) shifting we use doesn’t depend on fiddly, micro-adjusted cable pressure to work correctly.
6. Belt Drive Techniques
Top quality belts have been round for 20 years. They by no means caught on with sporty cyclists, as a result of they pair greatest with gear hubs which are too heavy for racers. Fortunately electrical assistive expertise has completely modified the sport for belts and equipment hubs.
5. Class 3 Rated Techniques
Spend extra time using in bike lanes or streets the place you share the lane with vehicles? It’s your decision a Class 3 system. Our “Warp Core Improve” (coming quickly!) will improve to our mid-motor bikes for a high assisted pace of 28mph, making it straightforward to maintain tempo with vehicles in downtown gridlock and on neighborhood streets.
4. Mid-Drive Motors
We like all the things about mid-motor drive methods, which is why we provide them on our premium eBike fashions. In comparison with hub motors, they provide pure feeling, the perfect weight distribution, and better torque rankings. The extra torque is noticeable when beginning, using steep hills or carrying heavy hundreds. Even when the general energy ranking is decrease than some high-power hub motors, riders usually reward mid-drive motors for his or her sturdy feeling of help– that is as a result of added torque.
3. Hydraulic Disc Brakes
For those who like highly effective braking with low upkeep, the perfect resolution is hydraulic disc brakes. These fluid-based methods have extra energy than mechanical, or cable discs, and massively outperform conventional rim brakes. Including to their enchantment is the truth that they self-adjust as pads put on, making for constant braking with little or no upkeep. Exchange your pads after they put on, and take them to the mechanic for a system flush while you substitute your belt. You’ll be stopping confidently for years to return!
2. Quick-Rolling Tires
Xtra-wide fats tires are enjoyable, however onerous to pedal. Guess what meaning when mixed with a motor? Battery-draining enjoyable. 🙁
As an alternative of slow-rolling fats 3.5”+ tires that scale back your battery-assist vary, we specify smaller tires with smoother tread patterns to maximise your effectivity and lengthen your vary. The tires on our bikes are quick, however nonetheless large sufficient to supply ample traction and cushion.
1. Your Personal Energy
At Vvolt, we consider that electrical bicycles ought to depend on pedaling to activate the motors. The union of electrical energy with human energy works greatest when each are working collectively to allow you to experience additional and quicker than with muscle groups or motors alone.
With pedal-assist methods, placing in additional effort rewards you with longer vary and/or an enhanced exercise. You continue to see the advantages of conventional biking together with the improved pace and distances made doable by motor help. Actually the perfect of each worlds!