Turn Your Bike Into An Electric Bike: Why And How

There are a lot of reasons why you might want to turn your bike into an electric bike. Maybe you’re tired of pedalling up hills, or maybe you just want to be able to ride further without getting tired. Whatever the reason, turning your bike into an e-bike can be a great decision! In this blog post, we will discuss the benefits of using an electric bike and how to go about undertaking the conversion yourself.


Eco-Friendly – One of the best reasons to use an electric bike is that it is much more eco-friendly than a traditional gas-powered bike. Electric bikes emit zero pollutants, so you can feel good knowing that you’re not harming the environment when you ride.


Save Money – Another great reason to switch to an e-bike is that you’ll save money in the long run. Electric bikes are much cheaper to operate than gas-powered bikes, and you’ll never have to pay for a tune-up or oil change.


Better Exercise – You might not think that an electric bike can give you a good workout, but you’d be wrong! Electric bikes can actually provide a great workout, as you’re still pedalling and using your leg muscles. The motor just gives you a little boost when you need it.


Electric Bike Conversion Kit – So, you’re sold on the idea of an electric bike, but you’re not sure how to go about making the conversion. Luckily, here at VanderVolt we sell electric bike kits with everything you need to convert your bike, including a motor, battery, throttle, and controller. We also offer a wide variety of electric bike accessories to help you customise your bike.

VanderVolt is the best place to buy an E-bike kit because:
-All of our kits are high quality that will last a long time and serve you well
-Our team is knowledgeable and can answer any questions you have
-Our stock is all in the UK so shipping times are minimal
-We’re committed to providing the best possible customer service

How to convert your bike into an E-bike:

The first step is to decide which VanderVolt E-bike kit is right for you. We have a variety of kits to choose from, so make sure to read the descriptions carefully and watch the video on each product page to get a better idea of what each kit includes.


We have 3 kits available depending on what power you require:
  • 250w Electric Bike Kit – This kit is designed for people looking for some extra help up those steep hills or long commutes.
  • 1500w Electric Bike Kit – This is by far our most popular kit, whether you’re looking to tear up the trails, or have the best of both worlds this kit has a top speed of 35+mph and a range of up to 40 miles.
  • 3000w Electric Bike Kit – If you’re looking for motorbike power, then this is the kit for you, with a top speed of 45+mph and a range of up to 60 miles, this kit is not for the light-hearted!

Next steps:

Once you’ve chosen a kit, follow the instructions included in the kit or watch our helpful how-to videos. If you have any questions along the way, our team is always happy to help!

If you’re interested in turning your bike into an electric bike, head over to our shop and check out our selection of Electric Bike Conversion Kits we have! We’re sure you’ll find everything you need to get started. Thanks for reading!