Thread: Gas or ebike?
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Old 10-03-2011, 12:39 AM
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Default Re: Gas or ebike?

Originally Posted by haste View Post
Have a nice trek mtb for china girl or electric dd hub motor. I wanna do ebike, but I don't want 8 mile range and 35 topend... An batteries that could burn down my house.. Ideas? Can a 80cc motor get up to 40 with mods?
The answer is yes, a good running China Girl will do about 40 mph top speed with a 36T sprocket, but cruising speed will probably be about 35 mph. If you plan to go that fast, a lot, you better have a good quality bicycle, with good brakes.
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