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Serious about the climate crisis? Get an eb...

Sep 22, 20191 Comment

For the first time ever, Climate protests have brought the climate crisis to the attention of pretty much everyone. I’ve felt for years that our

Batteries that last 20 years? YES! (Single-...

Sep 09, 20195 Comments

We wrote about how to double the life of your expensive lithium battery packs back in March of 2017 (for that story, click here). This

US National Parks now open to ebikes

Sep 02, 20193 Comments

As of August 29, 2019…the US Secretary of the Interior will allow pedal-assist ebikes in all US national parks, and according to order number 3376…”Sec.

Sur-Ron for $169?

Aug 29, 20191 Comment

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, 20198 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