Nicolai Ion20 Mountain E-Climber

The announcements for high-end and exciting electric bikes soon to be released in 2012 just keeps flowing! High-end German bike frame manufacturer Nicolai has announced

Audi Releases 2nd Video and more pics on its Super E-bike

May, 2012 Audi has released a new video and more pictures today highlighting the features of the Audi E-bike which we reported on in last

Top 10 Ebikes of the Future

May, 2012 2012 has been an exciting year for E-bike announcements. Here is a list of 10 amazing electric bikes that could potentially change the

The Strange Saga of Tidalforce

Wavecrest Laboratories was a company that apparently had everything going for it:  deep pockets (see angel investor Allen Anderrson, who reportedly poured $30-40 million into

Crystalyte Hub Motor Review

The Crystalyte hub motor is one of the front runners in cheap and powerful hub motors from China.  They are especially well known for their

Audi Electric Bike Revealed

Check out the Luna Cycle Apex which was released in October of 2018 and is a bike  very similar  in design to the Audi Ebike

Best Ebike Security System Ever

The guys in China are so ahead of us. Check out this guys security system: I gotta get one!  

Astro Motors on Electric Bikes; Terrifying Speed

Some of the fastest and sexiest electric bikes on the planet are powered by Astro motors.  An Astro powered E-bike represents the pinnacle of  E-bike engineering

BMC Geared-Hub Motor Review

The BMC motor is a geared hub motor that weighs around 8 pounds, and it puts out decent power and hill climbing ability, considering its

Optibike Electric Bike in the Velodrome

May, 2012 Optibike, the world’s leading high performance electric bike, is circling Boulder’s velodrome and stirring much excitement. Optibike has found its place as a

Switzerland amps ups power limit on Electric Bikes

April, 2012 As of Thursday, April 26, 2012, Electric bikes with a motor output of up to 500 watts and pedal assistance of up to

Minimizing Flat Tires on an E-bike

Flat tires are the bane of the electric bike rider.  If you ride an ebike and feel you are getting more than your fair share

Currie Izip Urban Cruiser Review

editor note: The following story was submitted by one of our readers, Tim McIntyre of Seal Beach California. Hats off to Currie for releasing just

5 Easy Ways to Increase Your Ebike Range Up To 50%

1) Learn throttle-feathering. This is a simple, easy-to-learn technique that  requires an  e-bike twist throttle, so the first step is to swap your thumb throttle for a

Electric Bikes Tap Into LA Market

In search of a speedy, yet green alternate way to get to work, Calvin Phuong used an electric bicycle conversion kit on his bike. The

Back in LA…building an ebike on a budget

I am back in LA and therefore doing a lot less riding than I was a week ago when in San Francisco, but the good