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Introducing The Self-Driving Bike

House of Lithium officially announces their new self-driving bicycle. This is a game-changer! As a commuter, you often have to work on work tasks before you get to your office. The new, autonomous Liedar, outfitted with the latest LIDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) to help the bike “see” obstacles and avoid them, can help you […]

SHIMANO ANNOUNCES A NEW MOTOR FOR 2021

Shimano just announced the EP8 motor, their newest motor, to go above the E8000. It’s a new motor, 10% smaller than the E8000 and thanks to that size reduction and a new magnesium case, it’s 300g lighter. It can provide up to 350% support (in Boost Mode, vs the E8000’s 300%).  There’s 21% more torque […]

Aventon Announces New Step-Through Version of Level

We just finished reviewing the original, diamond-framed Aventon Level, and we think it’s one of the best class 3 (28 mph) commuter bikes in its price range. Aventon now adds a step-through version, making it even more accessible to those who are shorter or have less flexibility to swing a leg over a traditional frame.

First Look: Harley Davidson Livewire

We put the Harley-Davidson Livewire through its paces for a full review. This video showcases the sheer power and fun of riding this 533 lb rocketship of a motorcycle.    Please feel free to watch it on YouTube, where you can like, comment and subscribe, as well as checking out our other electric bike videos […]

TRIUMPH LAUNCHES THEIR FIRST E-BIKE

Triumph, the world-famous motorcycle manufacturer that began making motorcycles in 1902, has entered the electric bicycle market. It seems a natural fit, since the company has been making powerful two-wheeled vehicles for so long. Their first offering is the Trekker GT, powered by a Shimano STEPS E6100 motor and using an integrated 504Wh battery. The […]

WHO WANTS A FREE E-BIKE?

We’re giving away an Aventon Pace 350 to one lucky responder to our reader survey. We want to know what you think about e-bikes.1258 It takes just a couple of minutes, and you might win a free bike!   Just fill out the entire survey for your chance to win! Click here to start Check […]

FIRST RIDE: MARIN PINE MOUNTAIN E

Like just about every other bike brand of note, longtime California mountain bike brand Marin Bicycles has jumped into the e-bike game with a three-bike line intended to suit a variety of rider needs. While the Nail Trail is a more hardcore mountain bike and the Dual Sport is their city/commuter entry, the Pine Mountain […]

SANTA CRUZ ENTERS THE E-BIKE MARKET

Santa Cruz Bicycles, maker of mountain bikes so good they have a cult-like following, has entered the electric-assist fray with the Heckler. This move isn’t to be taken lightly, Santa Cruz has long been anti-e-bike, one of the last brands to jump on the e-bike bandwagon. But if Santa Cruz is going to make a mountain bike, it’s going to be serious!