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Mighty Powerful Pedaling – TWIKE

February, 2012 A Valparaiso man drives to work every day without using a drop of gasoline. Walt Breitinger, who works as a commodities broker in

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E-bike Legends Converge in Bay Area

Electric bike demigod Cedric Lynch appeared in a picture on  Endless Sphere forum bike build thread, providing his expertise on setting up a controller to

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Yamaha Divide: Concept

  Ever wonder why the big 4 motorcycle companies are not jumping on the electric bike wagon? Well apparently atleast one of them is waiting

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Going live. Electricbike.com begins.

Its Febuary 22 2012 and we are taking the site live today. The site is far from finshed so we will be adding lots of

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Stealth Bomber Electric Bike Review

Few electric bike manufacturers have decided to ignore the federal definition of E-bike and make a bike that is fast. The Stealth Bomber is a

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Patent Reveals Apple Computer’s Planned Electrified Bike

On August 5, 2010, the US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that reveals various concepts behind a newly advanced Smart

Electric Biking the Swiss Alps

February, 2012 August 26, 2011, NY Times The road east out of Sörenberg rears up into a series of steep turns that climb the Glaubenbielen

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Is the target age group of E-bikes finally shifting?

February, 2012 The thought of an electric bicycle that just goes by itself could be the stuff of a teenager’s daydream, and yet the market

Electric Bike Grocery Delivery in LA

December, 2011 The word “concierge” most often relates to the hotel industry. But a new sustainable grocery delivery program via electric-powered bicycles is bringing concierge

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Electric bicycles, scooters causing confusion on roads

February, 2012 As electric transportation technology continues to advance, more electric bicycles and electric scooters are quietly filling local streets, but these new vehicles are

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Currie Electric BIkes is bought by Accell Group

February, 2012 Those who have been patiently plugging away at E-bike sales in the U.S. now hope Dutch juggernaut Accell Group’s entry into the market

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Business Schools Teach Marketing Plans for Electric Bikes

February, 2012 It’s a marketer’s dream: a product that frees consumers from rising gas prices and gridlocked traffic while cutting commuting costs. That’s why two

650 dollar lithium powered Ebay Bike

This is the cheapest lithium powered bike I have ever seen. 36V /20-aH is a decent amount of battery. Should be able to get a

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First Post Ever

Febuary 6th 2012.  This is my first post for electricbike.com… It has been a process to build this site and I am excited to get

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Geared Hub Motors vs Direct Drive; BMC vs Crystalyte

Geared Hub Motors and Direct Drive Hub Motors offer unique benefits and drawbacks. Comparing engineering specifications is helpful, but road testing finished E-bikes really shows

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Optibike 1100r Debuts at Pikes Peak Race

I met the marketing director of  Optibike  Craig Taber on a spring morning of 2011. I had owned the 800r optibike and was not entirely