People are switching from cars to e-bikes faster than ever before. This is changing what our cities look like and how we move around them. We'd like to share some data about the impact VanMoof riders are having.
E-bikes are the future of mobility
Japan is generally a bike friendly country. and since the pandemic bike usage is only increasing. 23% of people have started cycling to work since the pandemic spread to avoid crowds, a major uplift in bike usage.
The shortest rides
Japan is the country with the shortest rides, averaging 7,24 kilometers per round trip.
Japanese e-bike usage
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VanMoof Rider Heatmap
Japanese VanMoof riders have saved 29.97 tonnes of CO2 emissions from being released over the last year. Here you can see the geographical distribution of our riders.
"E-bikes make everyone healthier. They reduce society’s reliance on cars and lower greenhouse gas emissions. They increase productivity and space in our cities. They transform commuting from the worst part of your day into the best. As we look towards a post-Covid future, they will play a central role in our green recovery."