Have you ever thought it would be nice to have a little extra power when you’re taking the kids to school on your bike , or not having to exert yourself so much riding to work on hot summer days, or even hauling 500lbs on your bike? If so, then electric bikes might be an option for you. In this episode, we talk with Duncan Benning, owner of Transit Cycles, about some of the most common questions people ask about electric bikes, like prices, battery life, maintenance, and range. He also shares a bit about his experience hauling 500 lbs on his electric cargo bike.
Pedaling the Pueblo is a mini-program and podcast that connects people to news and information about Tucson’s bicycle culture. A collective of bicycle enthusiasts host and produce weekly programs covering a wide variety of topics. From community events to questions about how bicycle funding works; tips to start riding more to interviews with local bicycling legends, Pedaling the Pueblo explores life on two wheels from a “people first” approach, allowing us all to have an open dialogue about how people move through our shared built environment.
Pedaling the Pueblo – Electric Bikes