This poll is for in response to numerous requests regarding 100% electric mopeds/motorbikes. Please take a moment to consider
I'm one of them, despite riding for well over thirty years now.Also the weather here in the UK tends to be on the wet and cold side of things,people would rather bus/train and taxi in the warm and dry rather than value independence by the look of it.
Apart from [possibly] being stark staring bonkers, I actually don't mind riding in all weathers. I still get the thrill getting on the blooming thing each morning to commute to London. Social riding isn't quite as frequent as I do other stuff with my weekends.I'm one of them, despite riding for well over thirty years now.
It's not so much the warm and dry thing, as others have said you can get clothing to get around that.
It's the fact bad weather commuting makes a bloody mess of your bike and simply isn't fun.
Bikes, to me, are all about fun.
The day they become a 'tool' will be a sad day for me.
I'd have thought fairly obvious, any decent size motorbike batteries will be too heavy, but the batteries on cycles are not and eminently suitable for underdesk charging when at work, or even at the pub / cafe. Its even realistic to carry a spare cycle battery.Interesting. Why?