Why a front or rear hub motor instead of a mid-drive motor
Almost all adapted bicycles in the Van Raam range are available as e-bikes. This means that it is possible to cycle with pedal assistance. Van Raam gets a lot of questions as to why they use the motor they’re using at the moment. At the Van Raam bicycles, the motor of the pedal assistance is located in the front wheel, in the rear wheel or on the rear axle between the wheels. But why is this? And what is the advantage of a front hub motor, motor on the rear-axle and a rear hub motor vs mid-drive motor? Read all about it in this article.