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Sur-Ron for $169?

Aug 29, 2019No Comments

This…is a SCAM! I wouldn’t have thought that I would have to write about this, but if you shop around for any product, and there

Ebike Pioneer Turbo Bob, RIP

May 02, 20195 Comments

Bob Bandhauer was a tirelessly enthusiastic promoter of electric bikes who lived in San Diego, southern California. Bob noticed that there were a lot of

Pedego finally has mid drives, plus Captain...

Feb 01, 20197 Comments

This is news because Pedego sells more turn-key ebikes in North America than anyone else. What makes it strange is that they waited so long

Interbike 2018 at the Reno Convention Cente...

Oct 06, 20183 Comments

The Interbike convention has moved its operations to Reno Nevada, and I was able to go this year and gather some pics and info. The

Interbike 2018, Outdoor Demo at Lake Tahoe

Oct 04, 20183 Comments

Las Vegas has a lot of conventions, and they are now squeezing the conventions to get a little bigger slice of the pie. When it

Pedego moving three China factories to Viet...

Sep 11, 20182 Comments

Pedego just announced that due to the Trump administration tariffs on Chinese-manufactured products, they will be moving their three factories (located near Shanghai) to somewhere

Mubea introduces a motor/transmission combo...

Aug 04, 20182 Comments

Mubea from Germany introduced a high-end mid-drive at Eurobike 2018 that has a gearbox for the motor to use, and…the gears are located by the

LAPD selects the Bulls Sentinel for trial r...

Jul 04, 20184 Comments

In June of 2018, the Los Angeles Police department began using 20 electric bicycles to evaluate their possible use for community patrols. Here’s what I

Electric Bike-Share programs finally in the...

Apr 09, 20185 Comments

Bike-share programs have been around a few years now, but…this past year I am finally seeing ELECTRIC bikes being tried as an option. I think

BionX reorganization? (they’re NOT ca...

Mar 27, 201811 Comments

The BionX ebike power system has been an odd member of the ebike community. It has struggled over the years, and here’s what I found