Go Back  Bike Forums > Bike Forums > Electric Bikes
Reload this Page >

France to promote trading clunkers for ebikes

Notices
Electric Bikes Here's a place to discuss ebikes, from home grown to high-tech.

France to promote trading clunkers for ebikes

Old 04-11-21, 02:17 PM
  #1  
Barrettscv 
Have bike, will travel
Thread Starter
 
Barrettscv's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Lake Geneva, WI
Posts: 12,268

Bikes: Ridley Helium SLX, Canyon Endurance SL, De Rosa Professional, Eddy Merckx Corsa Extra, Schwinn Paramount (1 painted, 1 chrome), Peugeot PX10, Serotta Nova X, Simoncini Cyclocross Special, Raleigh Roker, Pedal Force CG2 and CX2

Mentioned: 45 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 848 Post(s)
Liked 165 Times in 100 Posts
France to promote trading clunkers for ebikes

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-c...-idUSKBN2BY0PB
__________________
When I ride my bike I feel free and happy and strong. I'm liberated from the usual nonsense of day to day life. Solid, dependable, silent, my bike is my horse, my fighter jet, my island, my friend. Together we will conquer that hill and thereafter the world.
Barrettscv is offline  
Likes For Barrettscv:
Old 04-11-21, 06:15 PM
  #2  
late
Senior Member
 
late's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Southern Maine
Posts: 8,670
Mentioned: 115 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 10249 Post(s)
Liked 470 Times in 368 Posts
Vive la France!

A lot of Europe has been working on making their countries more bike friendly, but that's a new one.
late is offline  
Old 04-11-21, 06:29 PM
  #3  
homeless in ca.
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2020
Location: Longueuil, Quebec
Posts: 105
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 67 Post(s)
Liked 14 Times in 11 Posts
France is beautiful. If it wasn't for my kid I'd go be homeless in Europe.
homeless in ca. is offline  
Old 04-12-21, 06:26 AM
  #4  
cat0020
Ride more, eat less
 
cat0020's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Philla PA, Hoboken NJ, Brooklyn NY
Posts: 1,151

Bikes: Too many but never enough.

Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 329 Post(s)
Liked 137 Times in 90 Posts
Unfortunately, Paris, does not represent ALL OF FRANCE.
It may be a great idea for Paris to implement this, to reduce the motor vehicle traffic, parking, etc..
I guess it's a good step towards "Paris Climate Accord".
cat0020 is offline  
Old 04-13-21, 02:25 AM
  #5  
Badger6
Obsessed with Eddington
 
Badger6's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Brussels (BE) 🇧🇪
Posts: 634

Bikes: '15 Spesh Diverge, '14 Spesh Fatboy, '18 Spesh Epic, '18 Spesh SL6, '21 Spesh SL7, '21 Spesh Diverge...and maybe n+1?

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 212 Post(s)
Liked 204 Times in 142 Posts
One of my colleagues at work is a French citizen. He explained that this is PURELY about reducing emissions. This isn't the only incentive the French are using to reduce emissions.
Badger6 is offline  
Likes For Badger6:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.