Maxwell Motorbikes 25-Pound E-Bike

Maxwell Motorbikes has a Kickstarter campaign underway to finance production of what it claims is the lightest e-bike made. The one-speed model is a mere 25 pounds. There are other rear hub options, but they all add weight. The current issue of Electric Bike Action has a story on electrical engineer Troy Rank’s world record e-bike distance run. Rank in involved in the design and production of this extremely light e-bike. See more at