2015 Felt Electric Bikes: Outfitter, Bruhaul & More! [PICS]

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Felt Electric has launched some exciting new e-bikes to their line up for 2015.

The new Outfitter camouflage fat e-bike with optional trailer is ready for camping/hunting trips.

Then the new Bruhaul electric cargo bike is ready to be your car alternative or replacement….

The Outfitter and Bruhaul are the 2 new bikes to their existing line up of the Bosch powered e-bikes: the fat tire LEBOWSKe, the full suspension DUALe, 29er hardtail NINEe, and the commuter/touring SPORTe.

Enjoy the following pictures for more info on the 2015 Felt Electric Bike line.

felt outfitter fat electric bike

This is the Felt Outfitter fat electric bike with trailer all decked out for a camping/hunting trip. No word yet on price but it should be available later this year.

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The Outfitter is a high end fat e-bike with the Bosch mid drive system, SRAM components, carbon fiber rims, LED lighting system, and more.

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Here is a close up look at the carbon fiber handlebars, SRAM Guide brakes, and LED front light.

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CAMO! The Outfitter is designed to blend in and silently travel through the woods.

felt outfitter fat electric bike trailer

The rear trailer was decked out with camping gear and a bow and arrow set. Right after Interbike, Jim Felt (owner) took the Outfitter on a camping/hunting trip.

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The LEBOWSKe is the Felt fat e-bike that will be available soon for $5,799. This bike is decked out with the Bosch system and a bunch of SRAM X01 components along with the new SRAM Guide hydraulic disc brakes.

felt bruhaul electric cargo bike

The Bruhaul is the new Felt electric mid-tail cargo bike with the Bosch mid drive.  It features 24″ wheels for quicker acceleration, more torque, and the ability to carry more load.

felt bruhaul electric cargo bike handlebars

The Bruhaul has an aluminum frame that is design to haul! It comes decked out with Shimano SLX components, integrated lighting, and many options for carrying cargo and people.

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It even includes a beer carrying device!  The Bruhaul will be available in the spring of 2015. Stay tuned for more info on the Bruhaul.

felt duale electric mountain bike

The DUAle is Felt’s full suspension e-mtb with the Bosch mid drive, 130mm of travel, 27.5″ wheels, and a bunch of high quality components from Shimano and Rock Shox. The DUALe weighs and amazing 44 pounds; very light for a full suspension e-mtb.  The price is $5,799.

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Here is a close up of the Bosch 400 Wh lithium battery on the downtube and the 350 watt mid drive motor.

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The NINEe is the Felt 29er hardtail that weighs 38 pounds! It also has a healthy selection of components from Shimano and Rock Shox. The NINEe is priced at $4,699.

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The urban/touring SPORTe rounds out the Felt line up at $3,999. It weighs 40 pounds, features Shimano SLX components, and it is also available in a low step frame.

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Here is the SPORTe step-thru.

Stay tuned for more news of Felt Electric Bikes!

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E-Bike News: 6,000 Mile E-Bike Trip, New E-Bikes, Rim Motor, New Mid Drive, & More! [VIDEOS & PICS]

6000-mile-electric-bike-tripIt’s time for an electric bike news round up!

How about a 6,000 mile electric bike tour to break the Guinness Record for the longest e-bike trip? And try doing that with your family!

Tomas Cortijo and Dylan Drake and their kids are currently on an e-bike tour from Montana to Maine and then down to Florida. Here is a news story about them and more info on their Kickstarter page.

Rhonda Martin lost 277 pounds by beginning an exercise routine with her Pedego Electric Bike. She had gone from barely being able to walk 150 steps at a time to now being a triathlete. “With my Pedego, I began a journey to a new shape and a new life.”

On November 3rd and 4th the University of Tennessee’s LEVER (Light Electric Vehicle Education + Research Center) is hosting a workshop on (more…)

Not an E-Bike. Toyota i-ROAD Fully Enclosed Electric Trike [VIDEOS]

Disclaimer: The Toyota i-ROAD is not an electric bike and it does not have a pedal power option.

So why am I talking about it on Electric Bike Report? (more…)

No Chain?! Mando Footloose IM Series Hybrid Electric Bike [VIDEO & PICS]

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No Chain?! The Mando Footloose is an electric bike without a chain or belt or any other way for the cranks to directly power the rear wheel.

When you turn the pedals, electricity is generated and added to the battery which then powers the rear hub motor.

The Mando Footloose is a series hybrid electric bike.

Mando recently introduced the new Footloose IM that is similar to the original Footloose but it (more…)

Virtue Pedalist Enclosed Electric Trike & Schoolbus+ E-Cargo Trike [VIDEO & PICS]

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Electric bikes are great for zipping around town but what if you want weather protection?

Well, Virtue Bike has the answer with their Pedalist semi-enclosed electric trike.

The Pedalist is an upright (not recumbent) e-trike with an enclosure that looks somewhat car-like.

Right now the Pedalist is still in the prototype stage but Virtue Bike is planning to make it a reality soon with (more…)

2015 OHM Cycles Electric Bikes [VIDEO & PICS]

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OHM Cycles has introduced their new 2015 electric bikes that includes their new XS750 Plus with 3.25″ wide off road tires & BionX D Series system.

The XS750 Plus and the XS750 both use the new BionX D series 500 watt motor that provides a lot of torque and is designed for off road riding.

OHM is still focused on commuter/touring style e-bikes too with their XU700 and XU700 LS (low step). Both of the road models also feature the BionX drive system.

Enjoy the following video and pictures of the these new OHM Cycles e-bikes! (more…)

Solar Electric Cargo Bike & Fat Free E-Bike from NTS Works [VIDEO & PICS]

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A solar electric cargo bike.

It sounds futuristic!  But the SunCycle is a real bike from NTS Works.

I had a chance to catch up with the CEO of NTS Works, Neal Saiki, at Interbike and shoot a video of the innovative SunCycle solar e-cargo bike.

In addition, Neal shows us their Fat Free e-bike that is designed for ease of use for almost any size rider.

Enjoy the following video with Neal showing off the SunCycle and Fat Free: (more…)

2015 IZIP Electric Bikes: Sumo Fat E-Bike, Peak DS, & More [VIDEOS & PICS]

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“Fat” electric bikes were a hit at this year’s Interbike and IZIP presented their E3 Sumo that features 4″+ wide tires with the TransX 350 watt mid drive system.

Following in the new off road electric bike options is the new IZIP E3 Peak DS, a full suspension e-mtb with 120 mm of travel front and rear and the TransX 350 mid drive.

And that is not all that is new for 2015. A lot of the existing models have improvements in (more…)

2015 A2B Electric Bikes: Galvani, Ferber, Octave, Kuo+, & More! [VIDEO & PICS]

a2b galvani electric bikeA2B has been hard at work bringing new models to their line up as well as adding some new features to their current e-bikes.

For 2015, they are launching the commuter/touring style Galvani and Ferber that offer more of a classic European styling, torque sensor pedal assist, a new display, and a healthy selection of accessories.

They have added the Kuo+ which features a new (more…)

2015 Grace and Nicolai Electric Bikes [VIDEOS & PICS]

nicolai eboxx electric bike sideGrace and Nicolai are both high end electric bike brands from Germany and they are now both available in the US.

Grace has made waves in the e-bike industry with their powerful and solidly built Grace One, off road worthy MX, urban style MXII, and their sleek looking Grace Easy.

Nicolai has been making high end mountain bikes for a long time with options like the Pinion gear box and Gates Carbon Belt Drive, among others. The electric bikes that they are bringing to the US highlights (more…)

Lapierre Overvolt E-MTB’s & Riding with the Bosch Director [VIDEOS]

The Lapierre Overvolt electric mountain bike with Bosch mid drive system.

The Lapierre Overvolt FS900 full suspension electric mountain bike with Bosch mid drive system.

Lapierre is a French brand that is bringing their Bosch powered full suspension (FS900) and hardtail (HT900) electric mountain bikes to the US market for 2015.

I had a chance to ride the FS900 with Claus Fleischer, the director of the Bosch e-bike division, at the Interbike Outdoor Demo mountain bike trails.

The FS900 did an excellent job of handling the rough trails at Bootleg Canyon and it was a great way to get to know the director of Bosch; on the trails!

Claus said that he is excited about everything e-bike; from the sport style electric road and mountain bikes, to the commuter/touring bikes, to the utilitarian cargo bikes. He believes that e-bikes enable more people to (more…)

2015 Easy Motion Electric Bikes [VIDEOS & PICS]

easy motion 27.5 electric mountain bike

For 2015 Easy Motion is bringing their new EVO line up of e-bikes to the US and they recently showed them off at Interbike in Las Vegas.

The EVO line has some new features that improve on the previous NEO line from Easy Motion.

The first one is that the battery integration on the downtube of the frame is even more stealth to make their electric bikes look very much like a traditional bicycle.

Speaking of the frames, the EVO frames utilitize (more…)

New Pedego Electric Bikes: Stretch E-Cargo, Boomerang Step Thru, & Ridgerider E-Mtb [VIDEOS & PICS]

pedego stretch electric cargo bikePedego has been busy this year!

For 2015 they are introducing an electric cargo bike, a super e-step thru, and an electric mountain bike.

And that is in addition to new features that they will be adding to their existing line of e-bikes which includes beach cruisers, commuters, a fat bike, and a tandem.

Pedego showed off these new 2015 e-bikes at Interbike in Las Vegas; the largest bicycle trade show in the US.

Don DiCostanzo, the CEO of Pedego, was on hand to show off the new Pedego’s in the following videos. (more…)