That's the reason some people would ride the Bigfoot
The Clash - "Smart Control"
The English band The Clash once sang "Remote Control" and "Complete Control". If their frontman Joe Strummer lived up today, perhaps he would write yet another song called "Smart Control"?
I need to ride my Roadrunner
from time to time! Tyre replacement from winter to summer tyres is planned for this Saturday, a gravel group ride for Sunday yet given nice weather of today, I decided to pull my Vado 6.0 from the storage, maintain the chain, re-inflate tyres (no need!) and give that e-bike a leisure ride on this Thursday. A fast ride, as it will turn out!
One of my batteries has gone down to the actual
capacity of 501 Wh. Whenever I go on a single return battery ride, I better be sure I would still return with the assistance. The unique Specialized feature called "Smart Control" allows you get rid of the range anxiety. The only issue is the assistance is automatic & variable, so would I have too much or too little of assistance today?
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I was heading towards Leszno (Mazovia) without a plan, and was exploring side roads. That's how I found myself in the front of the Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute, National Research Centre, Radzików. An interesting village. The Institute gives employment to many people, so there are many pretty nice blocks of flats in that very small village, making an impression of a small town.
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A substantial lunch at Klimatyczna Cafe
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I've always wondered what this tank think thank thinks or? The armoured vehicles or storage vessels? (I will disappoint you: they make plastic storage vessels, not battle tanks!)
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These vertical bars denote a Vado is controlled by a smartphone app.
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One of very rare gravel roads in Central Mazovia. (That's why my Cycling Club mostly rides in forests!)
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Smart Control provided too high assistance this time! While that was OK upwind, I was gaining too much on the return trip. Suffice to say I hit the assistance limit of 45 km/h (28 mph) while riding with tailwind!