Flats or clipless? There are pros & cons to both kinds of pedals. If you like to stay on neutral grounds, you can enjoy the advantages of both systems with two sided pedals. If you want to be able to jump off at any time and change the position of your feet on the pedals, you’ll need to buy flat pedals. If you want to generate some extra-speed, clipped-in shoes will increase efficiency. Check out all there is to know about bike pedals, learn what smart pedals are and what (German) traffic regulations have to say about pedals.