Folding electric bikes are very convenient if you travel a lot, use multiple forms of transportation, or if you want a bike that can be stored in a small place. It is amazing how small some of these folding e-bikes can be when they are completely folded up! Folders are great when combined with other forms of transportation like the bus, subway, train, ferry/boat, taxi, car, etc. They are also handy if you have limited storage areas at home or work. To give you some ideas on the different types of electric folding bikes out there, I have put together this guide.
If you are new to electric bikes then this article will help you get a quick understanding of what electric bikes are all about. You will learn about the reasons to have an e-bike, how fast and how far they go, how much they cost, the different types of e-bikes, what the future of e-bike looks like, and how to checkout electric bikes in your town/city.
Eventually electric bike batteries need to be replaced as their lifecycle comes to an end. You can tell when a battery is nearing the end of its life when it does not provide you with much range. This guide will help you with ideas on how to get a replacement electric bike battery.
The electric trike niche is growing and this guide will show you some of the new tilting electric trikes along with the more traditional style e-trikes.
Complete electric recumbent trikes from ELF, Planet Rider, Outrider USA, RunAbout Cycles, ICE Trikes, Como Trikes; plus ideas on adding electric assist to a recumbent trike.
Not all bicycle bags work with the rear racks found on some electric bikes. This guide will give you some bicycle bag options for your e-bike.
Enhance your electric bike education with this guide to e-bike terms! Plus, Ed Benjamin’s electricity as water explanation.
A guide to buying economical / low cost electric bikes, e-bike kits, and e-trailers. Includes tips on finding used e-bikes.
What is a “fat” electric bike? Well it’s basically the monster truck of the electric bike world! These “fat” e-bikes generally have tires that are 4+ inches wide and they are designed to handle all sorts of terrain like snow, sand, rough trails, the urban jungle (curbs, stairs) and anything else you can think of.
One of the recent developments in the electric bike and traditional bicycle world has been the cargo or utility bike. Cargo bikes are designed to carry loads that are larger and heavier than a traditional bicycle can carry. Electric cargo bikes offer an additional electric assist to the rider which allows them to carry a […]
So you have spent a lot of money on your electric bike but what about protecting it? Some members of the Electric Bike Report community recently asked me about locks for electric bikes so I put together this guide to locks and tips on how to keep your e-bike safe. Getting a bike stolen is […]
Are you looking for a good way to carry your electric bike on your car? This can be a tricky issue because traditional bike-car racks are designed to carry non electric bikes that are generally half the weight of an electric bike. After doing some research I have come up with a few options that […]
Recently I have received some emails from universities looking for electric bike charging station information. This gets me really excited because I think that providing e-bike charging stations at large institutions is a great idea! Having charging stations at universities, hospitals, airports, businesses, parks, popular mass transit stops, hotels, etc. can only encourage more people […]