Lyft has its blog Through this, many information has been shared about the new electric bike aka electric cycle in America. The new electric cycle has been designed in such a way that it retains the look of the traditional bicycle while looking modern. In this, the battery and other cables are set inside the middle frame. LED light is provided in the front and back. The best part is that its frame is covered with glow in the dark paint. In this way this cycle glows at night. This is very good for the safety of cyclists at night.
At present, not much information has been shared regarding its hardware specifications. According to the blog, the new electric cycle is powered by a 500W electric motor. Its battery can run the cycle up to 96.5 km in full charge. However, information about the battery capacity and its top-speed has not been shared. The rear wheel is fitted with hydraulically solid disc brakes. Apart from this, the new electric cycle comes equipped with several sensors, which share its data with the company. The company says that through this data it will be easy to maintain these cycles.
Lyft operates a bike sharing platform in the US. Just like Yulu, Pedl and Bounce work in India. Through this platform, people can rent electric cycles, mopeds or bikes for some time. The company already has electric bikes, kick scooters etc. in its portfolio. The demand for this type of service is increasing all over the world. Gizmochina’s Report It says that Lyft added 1.8 million new users last year.