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Electric bicycle

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 […]

WANT TO HELP SHAPE HISTORY?

The e-bike industry needs your help to give you more access to federal lands. Time for comment closes in the next few days, so this is urgent! Federal land management agencies that regulate the use of electric bicycles (e-bikes) on motorized and non-motorized trails (the U.S. Forest Service – within the U.S. Department of Agriculture […]

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 […]

FALCO eMOTORS PATENTS INDOOR e-BIKE TECHNOLOGY

Falco eMotors, Inc., a player in direct drive technology for e-bikes for over 10 years, today announced it has been awarded US Patent #10,617,913 B2. The patent captures Falco’s unique approach to Indoor eBike Cycling Technology through Virtual Reality Integration. The World’s First Indoor/Outdoor eDrive delivers leading connected fitness experiences within the walls and on […]

HELP GET MORE ACCESS FOR E-BIKES

The Bureau of Land Management, BLM, has a 60-day public comment period on proposed e-bike regulations. It has already begun and closes June 9, 2020. If you have a few moments, please read the proposal and submit a response, as there is strength in numbers, and it will help ensure that e-bikes can have, for […]

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!