Electric Bikes

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

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

Cycle electric Komsa, a stylish upscale cit...

Feb 07, 20193 Comments

This German ebike has an elegant and subtle style that caught my eye. Style may not be hugely important to most people, but I think

TQ-Systems mid-drive, the German off-road h...

Feb 06, 20191 Comment

TQ used to be called “Clean Mobile”, in case this drive looked familiar to you. But they didn’t just change their name, they also made

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

12 All-In-One Hubmotors, because I keep get...

Jan 30, 20197 Comments

When it comes to installing an electric bike kit, many potential buyers are nervous about the technical difficulties of that task, and they are drawn

NYX Carbon Fiber Frame Kit, from Quebec

May 08, 20181 Comment

The NYX frame kit uses carbon fiber in the construction of the main frame battery compartment, and using this light and strong material makes this

Specialized Turbo Vado-S

May 25, 20177 Comments

Normally, I wouldn’t care much about a turn-key ebike that uses only 350W, but…the Specialized Turbo Vado-S shows that the E-division of one of the