E-Bike History Lesson : Did you know that the Electric Bike is already 120 years old? The first Electric Bicycle to be patented, was a bicycle with a DC rear hub motor powered by a 10 Volt battery. This Electric Bicycle was built by Ogden Bolton Jr on December 31st, 1895.
The Original crank-drive electric motor came into existence in 1897 when Hosea W. Libbey of Boston invented it.
Other styles and types of Electric driven bicycles have been invented since then.
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