Reviews

Quit your whining : How much ebike motor no...

Oct 14, 20196 Comments

I’ve ridden every single ebike I can get my hands on in the last 5 years. So are fast, some are slow, some are big,

Top 10 reasons to build / borrow / steal a ...

Oct 08, 20197 Comments

The other day while slumming it on another ebiker’s blog (which I should never, ever do) I stumbled across this article titled “Why you don’t

Why Lime Bikes are anything but green

Oct 06, 20195 Comments

Bright green Lime bikes, ebikes and scooters can be found all over many cities in the US. At first I relished the idea of a

Sheer Insanity: How I used a Sur-Ron to pla...

Oct 03, 20192 Comments

So I’ve owned a Sur-Ron Light Bee for about 2 years now. I’ve used it extensively to get around on my 42 acres and it’s

Walmart selling ebikes, and why I don’...

Aug 25, 2019No Comments

Don’t get me wrong, I buy toilet paper, food, shampoo, and other household items from Walmart, just like millions of other consumers, but…I have some

The Luna Wolf Pup Battery Pack

Aug 10, 20193 Comments

Last year, Luna Cycles produced a battery pack that was fully potted, and every cell is individually fused. They call it the Wolf pack. This

The Revel Propulsion Lightweight 450W Mid D...

Jul 27, 20192 Comments

This is a new product, but it’s coming from someone we have known for a long time. Paul Daniel was formerly an engineer at Brammo

Sur-Ron Spring Upgrades and Updates

May 16, 20194 Comments

Last spring the Sur-Ron exploded onto the scene as one of the hottest ebike products the electric bike community had ever seen. It is fast,

Schwinn selling Bosch mid-drives on Amazon

Mar 26, 20192 Comments

Schwinn is now selling Bosch mid-drive ebikes through Amazon, and I’ll tell you why this is news. Schwinn I grew up in Southern California, and

Mongoose Envoy, a new longtail cargobike

Mar 09, 201910 Comments

This isn’t an electric bike, but cargobikes are one of the best platforms for building an ebike. They have always been expensive, and this new