Regenerative Brakes on Ebikes

Regenerative braking is very common on electric cars, and rare on electric bikes. Regen means that the electric motor is used to slow you down when stopping and generating electricity which is fed ¬†back into the battery pack which increases your efficiency and increases range. That is how a Prius is able to get almost as good of gas mileage in stop and go traffic around town as it does on the highway. ¬†Obviously, the regen braking system offered on electric bikes is much less sophisticated than the ones offered on electric cars. Ebike regen is usually just on or … Continue reading Regenerative Brakes on Ebikes