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BMW’S NEW C EVOLUTION ELECTRIC BIKE COMES TO THE U.S.

BMW has a couple of significant electric vehicles, two for sale here in the U.S. The compact i3 car, and the sportier, sexier and many times more expensive i8. They’re also finally bringing in an electric scooter that had previously been available in Europe only for the past few years, The C Evolution. It’s a […]

NEWS FROM INTERBIKE

Interbike is the big annual bicycle expo in Las Vegas, Nevada. We are here right now checking out the latest stuff, talking about the trends, and discussing the industry with manufacturers and dealers to find out what’s going on in the world of electric bikes. We’ll have more comprehensive coverage soon, but here are highlights […]

WIN A MONTH-LONG DEMO ON AN E-BIKE

  German electric bike manufacturer Riese & Müller are running a special promotion. If you’re near San Francisco, New York City, Portland or Denver, you can tell them how you’d use and enjoy one of their bikes, and they will select a few people to have a demo bike, either a Delite or an eCargo […]

Selle Royal Launches The First EBike-Specific Saddle

Italian brand Selle Royal is releasing its new saddle eZone, the first saddle on the market specifically designed for modern commuter, leisure, touring, off-road and urban eBikes. This new saddle is the result of the first comprehensive study of eBike users, which Selle Royal conducted in collaboration with world leading designers at BMW Group subsidiary […]

The Wrong Way To Electrify Your Bike

A couple of friends were riding along the countryside. When they decided to climb a fence and bring their bikes over, they suddenly realized they were crossing an electric fence and one bike was stuck in the fence. Hilarity ensued! Electric fences are set up with a low enough charge to keep cattle from trying […]

Ono Archont – Rideable Art

Ono Bikes is a Serbian company who is out to make its mark in the electric bike world. If their first bike is any indication, they will succeed. The bike, called the ARCHONT electro, is a highly stylized chopper, with the battery attractively inside a carbon fiber “tank” and a Schlumpf drive running either a […]