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The June Issue Of Electric Bike Action Hits The Streets

Our latest issue has just hit the streets and it is packed with electrifying editorial and photos. Stories include… BIKE TESTS Yuba elBoda Boda Stromer ST1 Platinum Hanebrink X2 Currie Izip E3 Peak   FEATURES Optibike’s Evolution & Revolution North American Electric Bike Handmade Bike Show  E-biking through the Austin Texas capital Manpower vs. Horsepower […]

World Champion Designed Bike Station

You may recognize the name Jürgen Beneke for his Mountain Bike World Cup racing days and as the 1993 Downhill World Champion, but did you know the guy is a pretty great industrial designer too? He has designed the Shelfie, a compact bike station for those with not a lot of room to spare. Jürgen […]

Bosch Bullish On America

Germany’s Bosch is totally committed to the growth of pedelecs (pedal electric cycles) in America. They had a major presence at the Sea Otter Classic where they showcased brands they are already partnered with and announced that Magura Direct will now serve as their service provider to American retailers and bike companies. Click here for […]

URB-E: The world’s most compact electric vehicle?

The URB-E Commuter and URB-E GP are touted as the world’s most compact electric vehicle. The three-wheeled Commuter and the two-wheeled GP fold like a Boy Scout’s Swiss Army knife. When folded they roll behind you like wheeled luggage. The Commuter has a shelf on the back to carry a briefcase or package when it […]

E-Bike Saddles: The Shape Of things To Come

Saddles are the most hated component of most new bicycle riders and e-bike designers seem to be getting it. More and more designs are going away from using traditional off-the-shelf bicycle saddles for designs that lean more towards motorcycle saddle design. A few examples.    

Product Review: Crankbrothers Mini Pump

Crankbrothers’ product line aims to blend elegant design with top-notch functionality. Their new $50 Sterling pumps can be found at the top of their mini-pump food chain. Tech features: Crankbrothers’ Sterling family of pumps gives riders the option of two different pump lengths, and each is offered with or without an integrated pressure gauge. The […]

Product Review: Abus Bordo 6000 Bike Lock

Tech features: The 2-pound, 10-ounce, 3-foot-long folding lock opens and closes with the use of a key (Abus also offers a combination lock if you are better at remembering numbers than keys). It comes with a universal mounting bracket that attaches to the downtube with conventional water-bottle-cage mounts or any tube with hook-and-loop straps. Field […]

Product Spotlite: Club Ride Clothing

Jack tech flannel jersey No, the Club Ride Jack Tech flannel jersey looks nothing like your typical cycling jersey. By combining Club Ride’s Western-inspired style with ride-friendly technical attributes, the Jack Tech jersey is designed to provide a distinctive look and a bit of extra warmth on cool riding days. The jersey is made from […]

To Protect & Serve – Three New Cycling Wallets

SYNCROS SPEED RIDEWALLET From wheels to saddles and tires to phone cases, Syncros, Scott Bikes’ house brand of components and cycling accessories, offers nearly everything for today’s cyclist. The bifold Speed Ridewallet provides a place for everything you need while riding. Its water-resistant outer layer is enclosed by an elastic band, and other features include […]