The E8x Wild Up Town from Wild Bikes is an electric bycicle built in Costa Rica to meet the challengers of local weather and topography. Photo from Facebook
Q COSTA RICA – The electric bicycle may be the solution for many to the ever-growing traffic congestion that has gridlocked the greater metropolitan area of San Jose (GAM).
travelling to up three hours a day to and from work on bus can easily be done in less than an hour on a bicycle. Such was the case of Willy Salazar, who decided for an other option for his daily travel from Guadalupe to La Uruca.
But, for the 38-year-old Salazar, who is not an athlete, the 11 kilometres would have been complicated on a standard bike.
What to do? An