Mid-drive version: Why is the motor chain attached to the left side of the rear wheel?

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The VELOKS MK3 Mid-Motor version has the motor placed in front of the rear wheel, and the motor chain is attached to the rear disc mount on the hub. The advantage of this setup, is that it support:
• Much higher torque transfer to wheel.
• Mid-motor, which enables lower point of gravity, which again improves stability
• A much stronger motor chain.
• Regeneration of energy and electronic braking.
• The use of all types of internal hub gears and all type of external gear systems.
• Two independent drive systems, motor of the left and human on the right.

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