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An American in China

E-bikes in China- Too Many

Posted by w_thames_the_d on August 22, 2011

When you come to China you will notice a ton of silent Ninja-like electric bicycles. Their pilots whiz around the city with little to no regard for personal safety, both theirs and yours. Maybe you’ve not been on an e-bike and the reason is that all the Chinese have bought them. Last year 30 million electric bicycles were purchased and 29 million of them were bought in China.

2 Responses to “E-bikes in China- Too Many”

  1. gowron said

    I didn’t notice them. I was too busy looking at the ground so that I would’t step in human shit.

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