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BREAKING NEWS! New Bosch Motor – Performance CX Race Limited Edition

Bosch launches today the Performance Line CX Race Limited Edition. E-bikes specifically EMTB’s have over the last 5 years developed into some seriously competitive trail weapons that are on par with high end Enduro bikes, the motors though have maintained a more pedestrian pace of development. You can buy an urban bike or buy an […]

RIDE AROUND YOUR TOWN

City and commuter bikes are a great way to get around town for many reasons, but as many have found that in addition to letting you enjoy some fresh air and exercise, you can also get to work quicker and cheaper in a crowded city than you can in a car. This is a collection […]

THE HEAVY LIFTERS: CARGO BIKES

As the name implies, cargo bikes are designed to, well, haul cargo. Whether you need space to load your kids or groceries, these utilitarian-minded bikes act like a second car to help you schlep around everything you need. With either a front- or rear-loading design, they can be easily configured to carry whatever you need […]

NORCO SIGHT VLT C1

Photos by Traece Craig The Canadian brand Norco brought the heat for 2022 with its updated VLT line of e-mountain bikes. Norco will offer a shorter-travel, trail-style Fluid VLT; an enduro, heavy-hitting Range VLT; and the Sight VLT. Norco offered Mountain Bike Action a ride on its latest Sight VLT, which will fit somewhere between […]

THE ART OF GOING CARLESS

It is certainly no secret that, versus the cost of an e-bike, the cost of buying, driving and maintaining a car these days is fairly high. As such, more than a few families have discovered that an e-bike can easily be a proper car replacement for at least one of the cars parked in the […]

IGO CORE EDGE

As we all know, there are an endless number of companies making e-bikes now, and it’s safe to say that picking the right one can be nothing short of a challenge given all the choices. If someone told you that a hub-drive e-bike won’t work in the mountains, they’re only partially right. It’s true that […]

Aventon Announces Level 2

Aventon has announced the second generation of the Level, called Level 2. We loved the Level when we reviewed it, and it has sold like hotcakes. The one thing we always thought it was missing was a torque sensor. We even mentioned that in the review. Well, now they’ve addressed that, providing a torque sensor. […]

V VOLT PROXIMA

Kyle Ranson, owner of Showers Pass cycling clothing company, along with a few other enthusiastic e-bike people, among them bike enthusiasts from around the globe, decided to start an e-bike company. Well, maybe more than an e-bike company with their future plans in electric micro-mobility, but for now it’s a line of affordable e-bikes that […]

TIFOSI OPTICS SWANK XL

In a world filed with overpriced and hyped eyewear, Tifosi has long been known for making quality, affordable sunglasses. We got in a pair of their new Swank XL (the extra-large version of their Swank models) in Blackout—black frames with smoke lenses. They offer shatterproof polycarbonate lenses with 100-percent UVA/UVB protection.  FOR THOSE WHO DON’T […]