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Ridekick Trailer Turns Any Bike Into an Electric Bike

by Range

Have you ever wished that you had an electric bike, especially while hauling groceries home from the store? Well the Ridekick trailer promises to do everything an electric bike does, plus offer you some extra storage space as well. It also allows you to unhitch the trailer and go without using electric power.

ridekick trailer power electric bike

The Ridekick trailer has got a 1HP/500W electric motor. The twelve amp-hour rechargeable battery is enough for a maximum range of 12 miles and a top speed of 20 mph. The throttle control can be affixed to your handlebars, and can be used to give you that little extra boost while hauling cargo or heading up a steep hill.

Ridekick costs $699 (USD), so it’s cheaper than the vast majority of electric bikes out there. It will certainly enable people who wouldn’t normally consider using bikes everyday to do so, thanks to the extra power.

ridekick trailer power electric bike

[via Inhabitat via DVice]




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Comments (1):

  1. gabe says:

    cool however I prefer traditional ebikes.

    I am looking at convertign my normal bike to an ebike.

    any thoughts on this?

    I found reviews on people who claim to have done this

    heres the review if anyone cares
    http://rocketreviewsite.com/fast-electric-bicycle-review-electric-bike-conversion-does-it-work-is-it-the-best-electric-bike-a-review/

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