Electric Bicycles

The Cost of EVs: An Investigative Look

Electric Bicycles in Delhi

What will be the costs of EVs? Understanding pricing dynamics becomes more important for consumers interested in this sustainable form of mobility as electric bicycles (e-bikes) become increasingly popular. Let's check out the full blog to learn about electric bicycle price.

Overview of Electric Bicycle Pricing

Offering a green, effective, and handy substitute for conventional automobiles, electric bicycles have transformed personal mobility. Still, e-bikes can have somewhat different prices—from a few hundred to several thousand dollars. Several important elements affect this variation: the kind of bike, its components, and extra features.

Kind of Electric Bicycle

One of the main factors influencing the price of an e-bike is its type. Among the numerous types of electric bicycles are:

  • Designed for daily transportation in metropolitan environments, commuter e-bikes often incorporate lights, fenders, and racks. Their prices, usually reasonable, reflect their harmony of performance and convenience.
  • Designed to negotiate off-road courses and challenging terrain, Mountain E-Bikes are more costly because of their strong frames, sophisticated suspension systems, and powerful motors.
  • Convenient at a cost, folding e-bikes are perfect for commuters who must mix riding with public transit. Their portability and small form usually help explain their price.
  • Whether groceries, children, or other items, Cargo E-Bikes are made for hauling large objects. Their strong construction and great load capacity make them more expensive than average e-bikes.

Battery and Motor Standards

Crucially important parts that greatly affect an e-bike's cost are the battery and motor. Crucially important are the power, expressed in watts, of the motor and the capacity of the battery, expressed in watt-hours (Wh).

Particularly for hill climbing and heavy load hauling, higher-wattage motors offer better performance. Motors run from 250W to over 750W; increased wattage results in higher pricing.
A higher battery capacity leads to longer riding distances on a single charge. Because of their improved range and lifetime, batteries with bigger capacities—500Wh or 750Wh—are more costly.

Material and Build Quality of Frames

The bike frame's material influences its pricing and durability as well. Typical elements are:

  • Many e-bikes choose lightweight, reasonably priced aluminum for their construction. It presents a reasonable weight-to-strength ratio.
  • Though heavier, steel frames are prized for their robustness and smooth riding qualities. They are generally less expensive than carbon fiber but more costly than aluminium.

Extra Accessories and Features

Other features such as integrated lighting, GPS monitoring, sophisticated suspension systems, and smartphone connectivity could influence the price. High-end components on e-bikes—hydraulic disc brakes, premium gear systems, and complex display units—tend to add extra money.

Making a Wise Purchase

When considering an electric bicycle, you should thoroughly evaluate your needs and financial situation. Consider your main use case—freight transportation, leisure riding, or commuting. Review the distance you intend to ride and the topography you will be on. Understanding these elements helps you make a better choice and select an e-bike with the best value for your budget.


Electric bicycles are adaptable and environmentally beneficial means of mobility. Although their prices vary greatly, knowing the elements influencing these expenses will enable buyers to make wise purchases. Whether you choose a high-end e-bike or an entry-level model, the investment in an electric bicycle can have major long-term advantages in terms of environmental impact, financial savings, and convenience.

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Devyani Bantthia

Digital Marketing Advisor

A graduate from Rennes School of Business (France) with a Master’s degree in Digital Marketing & International Corporate Communication, Devyani has been actively working in an advisory role for the digital marketing of eBik.


Design Engineer

Design Engineer with a unwavering history of Product Design and Development for Esteemed Global Clients. Hold 6+ years of experience in Design & development.

Hold degree in Mechanical Engineering from IDEAL institute of technology & also holds diploma in Design from NSIC.

M Alam

Manager- Customer Service

Alam heads the customer support function. Hold 5+ years of experience and has worked in different sectors viz. construction / automobile. Possess extensive knowledge about production & customer support activities.
Hold diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Teerthanker University, Moradabad.

Md Asim

Manager- Production

Asim heads the production function. Hold 5+ years of experience and has worked across factories possessing in depth knowledge of production function & related activities. 

Hold diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Teerthanker University, Moradabad.

He has done Graduation from Delhi University with specialization in Sales & Marketing.

Virender Kr Chauhan

President- Sales

Virender the sales & marketing function at Accelero. He brings over two decade’s experience with an in depth understanding of all aspects of Business Development coordination and implementation.

He has done Graduation from Delhi University with specialization in Sales & Marketing.

Devika Jajodia

Marketing Design Advisor

A Design Graduate from Lasalle School of Arts (Singapore), Devika has a Bachelor’s degree in Design Communication and has been actively working in an advisory role for the marketing design front of eBik.

Anant Jain

Chief Executive Officer

Passionate about environmental causes, Anant Jain has extensively worked on renewables, namely solar, hydro-electric & wind power, throughout this pan-India corporate journey of 11+ years and making the most of his MBA education. With a zeal to make a difference on grassroot levels, he took the plunge, quit his corporate job and founded eBik with the vision of making commuting a cheaper and greener affair, whilst reducing costs by over 1/10th. 

When he came up with the idea of eBik, he wanted to create a product of international standards, at Indian prices keeping in mind the affordability factor for the masses, reaching out to rural population with this revolutionary bicycle that makes lives easier!