All posts by Eric Hicks

Eric has been involved in the electric bike industry since 2002 when he started a 6000 square foot brick and mortar Electric Bike store in downtown San Francisco. He is a true believer that small electric vehicles can change the way we operate and the way we think.

Build a Great-Looking Ebike Battery Box for...

Oct 22, 2017No Comments

by Patrick M. They say necessity is the Mother of Invention. That was certainly the case when I decided to build my own hard battery

Build Report:  Cannondale Hooligan with BB...

Jul 16, 2017No Comments

I am Eric and I am the editor of electricbike.com. For the last few years I have been fairly silent and have not contributed content

Tangent Ascent 6000 watt Review- The Ultima...

May 17, 201711 Comments

Editor note:  There are a lot of exciting mid drives on the market…and some of us are ballsy enough to ride them and write about

10 Most Influential People of the E-bike Re...

Feb 17, 201722 Comments

Editor Note: This list  excludes anyone who owns an ebike company and makes a living off of Ebikes. Nobody wants to pick the top 10

Doped Bikes and how E-bikes have turned Bic...

Jan 31, 20173 Comments

If you have not seen this video you should drop everything and watch it. It is the most astonishing ebike news I have ever seen

Vivax Assist – Doped Electric Bike

Jan 25, 20177 Comments

Please read this recent story about a groundbreaking CBS 60 minutes episode where rampant use of electric motors in sanctioned bike races was exposed. To

Getting Back on the Saddle Via BBSHD Ebike ...

Jan 22, 20172 Comments

Editor Note: This story was submitted by  Michael De Lazzer who has documented his BBSHD conversion bike build, and…how his ebike got him back into cycling.

Meet The Luna Cycle Crew

Dec 23, 2016No Comments

(This story was posted this morning on electric-bikeblog.com …read the entire story  here) A little over a year ago I sent my first email to

Luna Cycles Announces Black Friday Ebike S...

Nov 25, 2016No Comments

Last year, Luna Cycles broke onto the scene with some black Friday sales with never seen before prices on ebike kits and batteries. The holiday

Stealth FUTR: New Kits On The Block

Oct 09, 20163 Comments

Editor Note: Thanks to John “Kepler” for submitting this article on the latest development from Stealth Bikes. Stealth is an innovator and market leader in