Many people think of the bicycle as rather limited in transport capacity. But unnoticed by most of the population of Europe and many other regions worldwide, a very interesting new category of bike has been evolving.
Ideally suited to the bicycle ›expressways‹ which are ever more widespread in the Netherlands, the Velomobil Versatile is also available as a pedelec with the Daum crank motor, and this ensures that it’ll make speedy progress not just on the flat but also uphill.
>> Kindergarten pedelec
>> XXL load carrying
>> Fleet bikes
>> Hire Pedelecs
Copy: Hannes Neupert, prepared within the EU GoPedelec! project: GoPedelec! Handbook (German version)
>> Go Pedelec! Handbook in Czech, Dutch, English, Hungarian, and Italian
Translation: Peter Eland (www.electricbikemag.co.uk)
Picture: FLEVELO International
Online release: Angela Budde
6 December 2012