The Most Confusing Things About E Bikes | EMTBs Explained

Published on November 13th 2020

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E-Bikes and Electric Mountain Bikes can be pretty intimidating to some people and quite a few mountain bikers find it hard to understand what EMTBs are about! In this video, Chris Smith answers some of the main questions we get asked here at EMBN! 00:23 - How do they work? 01:54 - Are they high maintenance? 02:09 - Are they heavy? 02:47 - How fast can they go? 03:57 - So they must be expensive then? 04:36 - Do I need a licence? 05:13 - How old do I need to be? 05:42 - How long does the battery last? 06:17 - What about the motors? 07:17 - What about motor tuning? 07:20 - Full Suspension or Hardtail? 07:28 - Do they make you unfit? Subscribe to EMBN: http://embn.me/subscribenow Pick up official EMBN merch 👉 https://embn.me/Az Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @emountainbikenetwork Sign up to the EMBN newsletter: https://embn.me/newsletter Please submit your content to our uploader: https://upload.embn.com/ we love to check out what you have been up to and may feature it on the show! Watch more on EMBN... 📹 Emanuel Pombo Pro Bike Check - https://embn.me/PomboProBike 📹 Ray & The Cheap E Bike Resurrection - https://embn.me/resurrection 📹 Features Playlist - https://embn.me/Features 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound A Nifty Piece of Work - The New Fools No Regrets - Guy Trevino and Friends Lacklustre Foray - Ritchie Everett Sunshade Cops - Radio Night Chameleon Sunday - Arc De Soleil #EMBN #EMTB #MountainBiking #eBiking #MountainBike #MTB #BikeLife #Cycling #Ebike The Electric Mountain Bike Network (EMBN) is the world’s leading electric mountain bike (eMTB) channel and community. Dedicated to igniting your passion for eMTBs, EMBN delivers weekly original content to inspire you to take your riding further, faster – and with more fun. Whether you live to conquer the techiest terrain – both up and down; to access and explore the beautiful backcountry; or simply to pack as much fun as you can into the precious riding time you have, EMBN is dedicated to covering eMTB from every angle. From inspiring you to go electric – helping you understand what you need, where and how to ride to get the best from your eMTB experience, and more – through showcasing and exploring the latest, most innovative tech, empowering and entertaining features, to skills videos that help you progress and can tackle ever-more adventurous terrain, and much, much more. Every week we bring you informative and entertaining videos on… - The know-how… - The skills… - The tech… - The inspiration… ...to go faster and explore more! EMBN is mountain biking… fully charged: helping you go faster, further, and with more adventures than ever before. Join the EMBN community: Facebook: http://embn.me/facebook Instagram: http://embn.me/instagram Twitter: http://embn.me/embntwitter Thanks to our sponsors: Specialized: http://embn.me/specialized Haibike: https://embn.me/haibike Canyon: http://embn.me/canyon Ergon: http://embn.me/ergon Maxxis: http://embn.me/maxxis Park Tool: http://embn.me/parktool Garmin: https://embn.me/garmin Muc-Off - https://embn.me/MucOff Mavic Wheels: https://gmbn.eu/Mavi