All Electric Vehicles

Electric Bicycles: Twelve Reasons for NOT Getting an Electric Bike.
Reason 3: Electric Bikes are Too Ugly.


This is one area that, at first glance, is hard to argue with.



I know that “beauty is in the eye of the beholder” ... BUT ... it seems to me that all kinds of Electric Vehicles, including Electric Bicycles ... are suffering from a lack of “Kerb Appeal”.



The other thing that you notice fairly quickly is that they tend to get prettier the more you pay.



Especially when you pay loads more.



When I look at all of the Electric Bicycles I see - from a teenagers point of view, I see lots of bikes that were built by engineers – but also STYLED by engineers.



Finally, although when you pay more you seem to get better styling – the styling never seems to get better than JUST OK.



So, let’s do a test:




First, Ladies and Gentlemen .... in the UGLY corner:

electric bicycle electric bicycle



Next, I give you the OK Looking Corner:

electric bicycle electric bicycle



And Finally .... the WHAT A BEAUTY! Corner:


electric bicycle electric bicycle



OK! OK! I cheated. I KNOW that the Tesla Electric Car as well as the Lightning Electric car are not of the two-wheeled variety ... but ... SEE WHAT I MEAN when it comes to seriously GOOD LOOKING Wheels!



Conclusion: Most of the beauty seems to be the BEAUTY OF THE ENGINEERING when it comes to Electric Bicycles.


Now, what was the next reason NOT to get a Electric bicycle?


Go to Reason Number 4: Electric Bicycles are Bad On Hills.


Go Back to Reason Number 2: Electric Bicycles are Too Expensive..




Back from Electric Bikes Are Too Ugly to Electric Bicycles



Back from Electric Bikes Are Too Ugly to All Electric Vehicles






Bookmark and Share

Follow AllElectricEvan on Twitter

New!

Check out my "Dream Garage" page - and see the hottest electric cars, motorbikes, hybrids and more. Also you can let me know what you would put in YOUR electric vehicle dream garage!
Cut through the promises and the hype - go to the "Electric Cars For Sale" page - and see which cars are available now AND scheduled for production over the next 3 years.

Leave a Comment

I have been writing my opinions here on the site since 2008 trying to find the perfect electric vehicle. However I would always like to read your thoughts on all-electric vehicles and comments about the site so........

If you have a moment (and a Facebook account), please click here to leave a comment about all-electric-vehicles.com.

You can also leave comments about any page at the bottom of each page.

+1 All-Electric-Vehicles

Page red arrow  
Site red arrow


Like this page?


New! Comments


Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.



all-electric-vehicles.com Copyright © 2008-2011.