Xtracycle EdgeRunner Cargo Bike with Falco eMotors Electric Bike Kit Review [VIDEO]

Are you looking for a way to ditch your car?  Well, the Xtracycle EdgeRunner cargo bike with Falco eMotors electric bike kit might be your car alternative or…….replacement?

The combination of this versatile cargo bike with electric assist truly provides a bike that can do a lot of the commuting and errand running that is traditionally done by car……..all while having more fun!

Commuting or running errands in a car is so easy; you just jump in and go.

Well this e-cargo bike has some of those same attributes and it can make the decision to ride your bike vs. drive the car a lot easier. [Read more…]

Xtracycle EdgeRunner with Falco eMotors Electric Bike Kit: Video, Pictures, & Specs

The Xtracycle EdgeRunner cargo bike with Falco eMotors 500 watt electric bike kit is in for testing and review!

The EdgeRunner is a versatile “longtail” cargo bike with many accessories options that help with carrying cargo and/or people.

Added to that is the Falco eMotors 500 watt motor and 36V 11.6 ah lithium ion battery.  The Falco kit is pretty high tech with a 5 phase motor, wireless display, and the ability to fine tune the kits performance with computer software (wirelessly).

In this first part of the review there are a BUNCH of detailed pictures and specifications to get you familiar with this versatile electric cargo bike. [Read more…]

ProdecoTech Phantom X3 Electric Bike Review [VIDEO]

The ProdecoTech Phantom X3 is an e-bike decked out with a ton of name brand components (SRAM, Avid, Rock Shox, Truvativ) and a large (38.4V 16ah) LifePo4 battery for an amazingly low price of $1,899 (USD).

In addition, the Phantom X3 and all ProdecoTech electric bikes are assembled in the USA at their facility near Fort Lauderdale Florida.  Here is my report from a tour of the new ProdecoTech facility with a bunch of pictures and a video.

Make sure you [Read more…]

ProdecoTech Phantom X3 Electric Bike Video, Pictures, & Specs

The ProdecoTech Phantom X3 with a large 38.4V 16ah LiFePO4 battery and a solid mix of brand name components (SRAM, AVID, Rock Shox, Truvativ, Continential, etc.) has arrived for testing and review!

In this first part of the review there are a BUNCH of detailed pictures and specifications to get you familiar with this electric bike.

The ProdecoTech Phantom X3 is priced at $1,899 and comes with [Read more…]

A2B Shima Electric Bike Review [VIDEO]

Getting you from point A to point B…….quickly!  The A2B Shima is all about getting you around town at car like speeds (28 mph) but with all of the advantages and fun of a bicycle.

In addition, the Shima features an electronic key, a 500 watt motor, a 36V 13.2ah lithium ion battery (option to upgrade to 36V 17.5ah), Tektro Dorado hydraulic disc brakes, a Shimano drivetrain, a solid mix of accessories, and much more for $3,799 (USD). [Read more…]

A2B Shima Electric Bike, Video, Pictures & Specs

This is part 1 of the fast (28 mph) A2B Shima electric bike review and it will give you an idea of what this e-bike is all about with a bunch of pictures and info on the specifications.

The Shima is a high speed pedelec (pedal assist) electric bike with a solid mix of high end components and unique features like a wireless electronic key!  The Shima is priced at $3,799 USD at the time of this review.

Part 2 of the A2B Shima review will give you info on ride characteristics, results from the range test, pros, cons, and overall thoughts on this e-bike.

Alright, let’s get into the details of the A2B Shima electric bike! [Read more…]

A2B Alva+ Electric Bike Review

If you are looking for an e-bike that looks different than the rest with unique features like an electronic key then I suggest you check out the A2B Alva+!

The feature packed A2B Alva+  has unique styling, a solid ride feel, an electronic key, a 500 watt direct drive rear hub motor, a large 36V 13.2ah lithium ion battery, torque sensor pedal assist or throttle option, Shimano, Suntour, & Tektro components, and a bunch of accessories for $3,399 (USD). [Read more…]

A2B Alva+ Electric Bike Video, Pictures, & Specs

This is part 1 of the A2B Alva+ electric bike review and it will give you an idea of what this e-bike is all about with a bunch of pictures and info on the specifications.

Part 2 of the A2B Alva+ review will give you info on ride characteristics, results from the range test, pros, cons, and overall thoughts on this e-bike.

Alright, let’s get into the details of the A2B Alva+ electric bike! [Read more…]

Stromer ST1 Platinum Electric Bike Review

If you want to feel like Superman on a bike then I suggest you check out the Swiss designed Stromer ST1 Platinum!

This bike is a pedal assist (pedelec) only bike that can reach speeds of 28 mph with electric assist; yeah that is flying.

This bike is all about pedaling with a serious boost.

The Platinum has a torque sensor built into the frame that senses how much you are pedaling and then provides you with electric assist based on [Read more…]

Stromer ST1 Platinum Electric Bike Video,Pictures, & Specs

The fast (28mph!) pedal assist only Stromer ST1 Platinum electric bike is in for review and I want to take a minute to share the features of this high performance e-bike with you.

This is part 1 of the review and it will give you an idea of what this e-bike is all about with a bunch of pictures, and info on the specifications. [Read more…]