A Rohloff on an Electric Bike

A Rohloff Speed Hub is one of the sweetest pieces of bicycle technology ever invented….right up there with the electric bike and the hub motor.

Easter E-bike Sunday

I originally got into electric bikes to combat depression .   My therapy is riding my electric bike, and anytime I am feeling lonely or

Back in San Francisco

I came back to SF in the last week and am happy to be home. I brought 2 of my electric bikes back home in

Phasor Cycles Ride Review

Written by senior editor Eric, April 2012 Most e-bike manufacturers in the United States have resorted to converting existing bicycles rather than going through the

Choosing A Mountain Bike To Electrify – Part 2

This is a continuation of Choosing a Mountain Bike to Electrify – Part 1 Suspension Frame material- most e-bike gurus prefer steel frames over aluminum.

Twike Electric Bike/ Pedal Car

Twike vehicles are human electric hybrid vehicles built for 2 people and their cargo. They are a unique combination of a an electric vehicle and

EH Line Street Racer Electric Bike

The Austrian-made EH Street Racer is an interesting variant on the electric bike model. Instead of a mountain bike, they have decided on a  monocoque aluminium

Pedego Interceptor Review and Owners Report

  Editor Note: Please read our complete review on the Pedego Interceptor here. . The Pedego Interceptor is an interesting carnation of an affordable e-bike with

Tire Selection for an E-bike

Your tires on your e-bike are an integral part of your electric bike equation. The tires are the part of the e-bike that connect you

Grace E-bike; Designer of Smart E-bike

The German made Grace Ebike is simplistic in design and yet beautiful in its simplicity. A bion-x hub motor pumped up to 1300 watts drives

Smart E-bike Steps to the Plate

March, 2012 Smart bike has taken a big step into the electric bike market and  “looks”  to be trying to hit it out of the

Smart Brabus E-bike

The Smart Brabus  e-bike made its debut at the Geneva Motorshow 2012 this month. It has a 500 watt hub motor, enough power to hit about

one month old

3-23-2012 Today this site is one month old..happy birthday I guess. I am pretty happy with how the site has come together in this month.

Zero Smashes Gassers

March 18,2012.  A Zero Mx Electric Motorcycle competed in the open class against gas powered motorcross cycles in the Hollister Hills California  Ama Phantom  Hare

Electric Bikes Law FAQS

March, 2012 Read our complete story on Ebike Legality here. What is the federal law when it comes to electric bikes? In the USA, Congress

10 Point Hub Motor Break Down

Mass produced Hub motors out of China have made a huge impact on the electric bike market. There are a large number of E-bikes available