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Diamondback Gets Amped

Diamondback Bicycles, a company that started with great BMX bikes in 1977 in Newbury Park, California. They sponsored some of the best racers and produced some iconic bikes, like the Harry Leary Turbo, with its distinctive gunmetal finish (many called it “black chrome”). The company then got into mountain bikes and eventually gravel, road and […]

Bianchi Launches Entire New Line Of E-bikes

Bianchi just announced their new line of electric bicycles, called E-Omnia. “Omnia” means “everything”, meaning there will be bikes for everyone. It’s a singular platform for three different types of bikes; commuter bikes, trekking/touring bikes and mountain bikes. This was the expansion from their initial e-SUV e-mountain bike and Lif-E project. The platform is all […]

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR FINALIZED ELECTRIC BIKE RULES

PeopleForBikes has successfully worked with the United States Department of the Interior to clarify rules on electric bicycles on public lands. On Friday, Oct. 2, the Department of the Interior released final rules for electric bicycle use on public lands. This new regulation more clearly defines electric bicycles and gives local land managers the authority […]

Tour de France Champion Greg LeMond Launches e-Bikes

Legendary Tour de France champion, whose cycling career transitioned to becoming a top bike manufacturer, is right now officially launching a line of e-bikes based on their knowledge of bicycle design and technology. Their two new e-bikes, the Dutch and the Daily, promise to be lightweight thanks to a full carbon frameset. Even the stem and […]

PODCAST INTERVIEW WITH DREW ENGELMANN FROM YAMAHA

In this episode, I interview Drew Engelmann of Yamaha Power Assist Bicycles. Drew is an industry veteran, from working in the tranches to now being one of the main people at Yamaha. We talk about the great bikes Yamaha currently offers, the new stuff they’re about to unleash, and what the future of e-bikes may […]

CHECK OUT OUR LATEST PODCAST INTERVIEW

In this episode of the Electric Bike Action Podcast, we chat with e-bike luminary Larry Pizzi about his love of bikes, his work in getting the 3 class e-bike laws passed in 26 states so far (and what we can do to help), and the future of e-bikes. You can hear it here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/electric-bike-action-podcast/id1470795804#episodeGuid=https%3A%2F%2FElectricBikeAction.callcast.co%2Fe%2Flarry-pizzi-interview or […]

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LET THE BLM KNOW YOU WANT TO RIDE E-BIKES ON PUBLIC LAND

Do you want to be able to ride an e-bike on BLM public lands? The BLM has opened a 60-day public comment period, starting today, on proposed electric bike regulations, intended to make it easier for more Americans to recreate on and experience public lands. This effort is in line with Secretary of the Interior […]