E bikes

Discussion in 'Motorhome Chat' started by johnandi, Apr 20, 2016.

  1. johnandi

    johnandi Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2010
    Messages:
    332
    Location:
    North Wales
    Ratings:
    +166
    We're considering a couple of e bikes. Has anyone owned a Volt Hybrid?
     
  2. Kool Kroozer

    Kool Kroozer Funster

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2014
    Messages:
    1,323
    Location:
    Cannock Staffordshire
    Ratings:
    +2,739
    • Like it Like it x 1
  3. Khizzie

    Khizzie Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2014
    Messages:
    3,149
    Location:
    Le Repaire,Thiviers,France
    Ratings:
    +7,078
    Got a Giant twist and it has made life so much better . Whichever one you get you will not regret it ..if your going to any motorhome show you will find several dealers selling them ,so try one and see ...Roy
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  4. Autowbars

    Autowbars Funster

    Joined:
    Dec 1, 2012
    Messages:
    500
    Location:
    Yorkshire
    Ratings:
    +456
    Kool, this is for the beach, grass, etc.
    Tyre drag will EAT the battery
    Have a look at roodog, I have an explorer.
    Really like it done over 500 miles in one year, and I am no cyclist.
     
  5. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2007
    Messages:
    31,235
    Location:
    YO11 2BD
    Ratings:
    +23,503
    And its not road legal....500watts is too powerful.
     
  6. colyboy

    colyboy Funster

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2010
    Messages:
    942
    Ratings:
    +949
    Had a Volt Plus bike brilliant, until it was stolen. Thought I would look for a lighter one. Ended up buying a Woosh Karoo very light hardly ever need the electric and at £700 a very good price.

    colyboy
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  7. Robert Clark

    Robert Clark Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2014
    Messages:
    8,134
    Location:
    East Sussex
    Ratings:
    +28,697
    I've got the Volt Pulse X Hybrid
    Had it for about a year
    Mrs C has the Volt ladies bike

    The hybrid goes like a rocket

    Very pleased
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  8. ludo

    ludo Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2011
    Messages:
    519
    Location:
    Lincolnshire
    Ratings:
    +1,087

    We have 2 for sale, made by Electric Bike Conversions. We have only used them in Benidorm last summer. They have covered only 59 miles, (recorded on computer screen). We have them for sale at £400 each but will sell for £350 each. We will also include the carrying bags, (they were £30 each).

    See here http://www.motorhomefun.co.uk/forum/threads/two-electric-folding-bikes-for-sale.128419/#post-1831284
     
  9. johnandi

    johnandi Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2010
    Messages:
    332
    Location:
    North Wales
    Ratings:
    +166
    Sorry Ludo, should have got back to you a while ago. We're actually looking for 26inch bike versions but good luck in selling your bikes.

    John
     
  10. Hotelman

    Hotelman Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2013
    Messages:
    394
    Location:
    Filey
    Ratings:
    +605
    Don't mention Spain !
     
  11. canopus

    canopus Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Nov 27, 2010
    Messages:
    3,554
    Location:
    rural Lincolnshire
    Ratings:
    +4,797
  12. laird of Dunstan

    laird of Dunstan Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Feb 15, 2015
    Messages:
    1,483
    Location:
    lincolnshire
    Ratings:
    +5,315
    we tryed several bikes and settled for Haibike duros:)
     
  13. colyboy

    colyboy Funster

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2010
    Messages:
    942
    Ratings:
    +949
    Hade a Volt which was stolen in Spain!!! Claimed on insurance but changed the bike to a WOOSH KAROO much, much lighter and £500 cheaper EXCELLENT bike.
     
Loading...

Share This Page