What Is Speed-Pedelecs’ Best Place in Traffic?

THE HAGUE, the Netherlands – Should speed-pedelecs ride on cycle paths like any other cyclist or on regular city roads alongside cars? Due to new EU legislation, which was implemented last January, speed-pedelecs are no longer categorized as bicycles but as mopeds. In the Netherlands this means that they should ride on roads in urban areas. But how safe is that?
SWOV study showed that speed-pedelec riders when commuting have an average speed of 32 km/h. – Photo Bike Europe