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Electric bicycle

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…

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…

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…

A GREAT E-REAWAKENING

Story and photos by Jean Turner Only a month ago this world didn’t exist. Not for me. I was just like the many cars down below, whizzing past this beautiful stretch of rolling hills on the Southern California coast, unable to cherish the…

WHEN THE CAR COMPANIES COME CALLING

Why would a car or motorcycle manufacturer want to make an electric bicycle? There are a number of reasons, starting with e-bikes being the cheapest way to get into the EV market. Not only do they cost less to build than a car or…

MAGNUM PATHFINDER 500W

Magnum Bikes was founded in 2010 and makes a wide variety of e-bikes. They’re on the lower end of the price range but not on the quality end. We were excited when the Pathfinder compact cargo bike showed up at our office, because it’s the…

A GREAT E-REAWAKENING

Story and photos by Jean Turner Only a month ago this world didn’t exist. Not for me. I was just like the many cars down below, whizzing past this beautiful stretch of rolling hills on the Southern California coast, unable to cherish the…

Would You Like A Free E-bike?

You could win this Surface 604 Shred hardtail e-mountain bike. All you have to do is fill out our survey, which you can get to by scanning the QR code with your phone, or typing in or clicking the URL https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WQFJPRS…

AVENTON SOLTERA

Over the past few years we’ve seen an explosion of popularity for entry-level, bargain e-bikes. Aventon is one brand that has put out a slew of impressive new models that have impressed us. The California-based company has released a new…