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Energica 2023 – Italian Exotic E-Moto

Italy long loved for its potent and evocative gas powered cars and motorbikes also is fast becoming the base of the move towards electric motorbikes. Energica announced recently their 2023 line up. Video "The 2023 Energica line-up…

GRITTY IN MEXICO CITY

Hans "No Way" Rey brings us another fun tour, this time he's in and around Mexico City! Rob Warner joins him to experience the rides and culture  of this historic place on an epic adventure. We're featuring it in print with his full article…

RAD POWER CEO STEPS DOWN

Mike Radenbaugh, who built his first e-bike in his garage 15 years ago, will step down as Rad Power Bikes CEO and transition to chairman of the board to focus on e-bike advocacy and innovation. Phil Molyneux, who joined the brand nine…

Check out the new Fiido X folding e-bike

The Fiido X is a powerful and stylish electric bike, boasting more than ten innovation patents. This e-bike will take you where you need in style with a one-piece frame design. It also features a hidden folding structure and a premium…

News: New Leatt Apparel For 2023

Leatt® has announced the launch of their new 2023 MTB range. The new range includes a variety of brand-new helmets and shoes, as well new women’s apparel and bad weather gear. Leatt highlight the ability to now explore the…

CAKE BUKK LTD – NEW ELECTRIC MOTOCROSS BIKE

Cake the Swedish electric motorcycle company presents at Eicma the new Bukk LTD. Named after an island close to the Swedish mainland, its futuristic and striking in it's design. With 16kw of power and 420nm of Torque at the wheel its…

Vernon Felton – Electric Bike Action Podcast

Vernon Felton is a bit of a legend in the bike world. His history is illustrious working for years as a journalist at many of the major bike media outlets. We first met Vernon when he was working for Peterson publishing, back in the 1990s.…

Jam Squared SL – Lightweight eMTB

Focus bikes, part of the PON group have just announced their new super light ebikes the Jam2 SL. Weighing in as low as 17.9kg (39.46lbs) the Jam2 gives a boost to the light weight ebike segment. Specs Frame Carbon Suspension Fox 36…

Lightweight Power: TQ-HPR50 Motor Test

TQ-group is a German company that makes many types of motors and have for many years had available on the market the TQ HPR 120S motor, which has the largest torque currently available of 120nm on a street legal pedal e-bike. This can be…

Surron’s New 2023 Storm Bee F Is A BEAST!

We just had the Surron Light Bee, in fact in the December issue, there is a shootout between it and the KTM Freeride E-XC. But the Light Bee isn't aimed at the motocross/dirt bike market. The Storm Bee F, however, is. It's a serious…

Yamaha Announces Two New Bikes and a New Motor!

From Press Release Yamaha Bicycles is expanding its full suspension e-Mountain Bike lineup with two all-new YDX-MORO models boasting the flagship PW-X3 center-mounted drive unit, patented Dual Twin™ frame, and proprietary Quad Sensor…

Transition Relay – Light Weight EMTB

Transition announced a few weeks ago their new lightweight electric mountain bike based around the Fazua Ride 60 motor, we hadn't covered it yet, but on closer inspection we think its worth a look and hopefully further out a ride test.…

$920 Million Of Bikes Exported by EU in 2021

Official figures released today show that the EU exported $920 million dollars of bikes, both ebikes and non ebikes. At the same time, $1,896 million dollars of bikes were imported to the EU. These figures make interesting reading for…

Zero’s Adventurous New 2023 DSR/X

Zero has a new adventure bike, with up to a 200 mile range! It's not just a new version of the DSR, it's been reworked in some surprising ways, and in some ways it borrows more DNA from the SR/S. First of all, it has almost 50% more power…

ONYX LZR 500w – The Electric Dirt Jump Bike

Thats right an electric dirt jump bike. When we first saw this we checked to make sure it wasn't April the 1st. It wasn't so we took a closer look. Onyx have launched this dirt weapon, the LZR 500w, it seems to have pleased the public based…

NEW PRODUCT: MUC-OFF LAUNCHES NEW BIKE PROTECTION SERIES

NEW PRODUCT: MUC-OFF LAUNCHES NEW BIKE PROTECTION SERIES Muc-off has made a solid effort to establish themselves with more than just great spray-on wash products. Their new frame protection strips are said to be more advanced in terms of…

ZAPBATT PARTNERS WITH TOSHIBA

ZapBatt has partnered with Toshiba, merging its proprietary artificial intelligence software technology and next-gen battery hardware with Toshiba's lithium titanium oxide (LTO) battery cells to create a new battery option for the…