Custom Build Gallery, Dogati Super Electric Bike

The Dogati is probably the finest example of home built electric bike rolling on the streets today. It is a single bike that started as

Update…one week old

Things are coming along..i have been dedicating full time to the site adding an article almost every day. I guess my berkeley literature degree is

Hub Motor Conversion; Front or Rear Wheel Drive?

  When planning your electric bike build, one of the first questions you should ask yourself  before you pick your conversion frame is…do you want

Twike Pedal Car

March, 2012 Q: What kind of car goes 45 miles on an electric charge and a bowl of cereal? A: Walter Breitinger’s electric-and human-powered TWIKE. The Valparaiso commodities

Optibike 850r Ride Report and Review

Specifications: 850 watt mid drive motor built into bottom bracket, a motorized bottom bracket which Opti has coined “Mbb” Rohloff 14 speed hub connected to

Custom Build Gallery, Matt’s 50-MPH Monster Yellow Trike

Matt Shumaker is well known in the DIY electric bike crowd over at  Endless Sphere  for making impressive bikes and  electric drive assemblies. Lately he

Choosing an Electric Mountain Bike – Part 1 Suspension

One of the first questions you should ask yourself when buying an electric bike, or choosing a base mountain bike for a conversion to electric,

KTM Egnition

Specifications:Battery: 16 ah 36 volt lipo Motor: Clean Mobile system. 1200 watts built into the bottom bracket Transmission : Rohloff Read our story about the

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

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

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

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

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

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

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