So you have heard about how cost effective electric bikes are for getting around, but do you know how much it actually costs to charge your e-bike? Well in this post I will crunch the numbers to show just how cost effective they are. Norm, an Electric Bike Report reader, recently asked: “My charger used [...]
The United States Senate Finance Committee has approved a tax credit for electric bikes and electric motorcycles. If the bill passes the credit would be 10% of the purchase price of the electric bike or electric motorcycle, up to $2,500. The idea is to provide an incentive for people to buy 2 wheeled electric vehicles [...]
One of the coolest things about electric bikes is how easy it is to keep them running well and how easy it is to repair them. Cars these days are so complex that even people who used to work on their older cars are forced to take their newer cars to a mechanic for costly [...]
This is an older video, but the benefits they go over in the video summarize why electric bikes are a great alternative to driving a car! There are a couple of things that I would like to point out in the video. This is an electric bike conversion kit that the Michael added to his [...]
Here’s an ebike success story that I want to share with you. I really like this story because the author, Matthew Zoll, has been using an electric bike to make his commute by bicycle more convenient during the hot summer months in Tucson Arizona. If you live in a warm climate you will be able [...]
Breaking down the initial cost of an e-bike: a guide to electric bike financing options.