A throttle or pedal assist electric bike: which one will you choose? There are many different types of electric bikes with different ways of activating the electric assist.A throttle allows you to pedal or just kick back and enjoy a “free” ride! Types of throttles are half grip twist, thumb and push button.Pedal assist, also referred to as pedelec, is a mode that provides power only when you are pedaling. If you are used to riding a traditional bike, the pedal assist mode has a more intuitive feel compared to the throttle mode.The pedal assist mode is also nice because you can focus purely on your pedaling and you don’t have to hold the throttle in a certain position. Read more at http://electricbikereport.com/electric-bike-throttle-pedal-assist-pedelec/
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