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Evel from Ukraine develops an attractive E-...

Dec 10, 2016No Comments

The Evel company is based in Kyiv, Ukraine, in the eastern part of the EU. I recently saw a pic of their new fatbike, and

My Rechargeable Lithium-Powered Life

Nov 08, 20165 Comments

I recently stopped to think about how many devices I now have that run off of rechargeable lithium batteries, and how well they work. Of

Micah Toll’s DIY battery pack buildin...

Oct 28, 20163 Comments

Normally, we are skeptical of kickstarters, and we usually hold off on judgement until they are over. This is so we can see if the

How a HIgh Power BBSHD Ebike Saved This Wo...

Sep 19, 2016No Comments

We have all heard the misnomer “speed kills”…but that does not necessarily apply on an ebike. Sometimes, the extra speed an ebike provides can keep you

“Edge” 1500W DD hubmotor @ 2600...

Sep 01, 2016Comments off

This is a direct drive (DD) hubmotor that I have been waiting for someone to produce the last two years, and now, someone finally has.

Luna Cycle introduces extra-large hard case...

Aug 12, 20163 Comments

I know this is going to sound like an ad, but this really is actual news, and it’s very good news for street ebike commuters.

Electra Townie Go! now using Bosch Mid Driv...

Jun 11, 20161 Comment

The Electra company is most well known for their Townie line of frames, which uses their “feet forward” posture. Last year they retailed a factory

Walleräng M.01, and the Shimano STEPS mid ...

May 26, 20163 Comments

I’ve been looking for an excuse to write about the Shimano STEPS mid drive system, and now that the Walleräng M.01 is finally for sale

BH eMotion now producing AWD ebikes

Apr 23, 20163 Comments

BH eMotion electric bikes are based in Spain, and due to the good performance and reasonable price points of their products, they have been doing

Qulbix Q76R, a new slimmer and lighter Rapt...

Feb 15, 20164 Comments

Qulbix has just introduced a new Raptor model that is slimmer and lighter than their popular Q140, and if we were going to build up