, I'm shameless. I'd ride an electric bike around a beautiful European city any day. But... before you beat me with that carbon fibre crank arm... I was just planning a nice walk :)
I don't think this competes with Strava's route planner. GMaps is more geared (puns lol) towards citi bike trips where your 3-speed isn't comfortable on hills (unless you're a cancer killin' bad-ass like Rob Holden: Boris vs Ventoux
Unfortunately I'm now back in the states and I can confirm +Mike Pinkerton
's finding that this isn't enabled in the US (yet?). I looked up the engineer who added this feature and sent him a message to find out more.