eBike News: BULLS, New World Record, Dr. House Calls, Domino’s Delivers, & More! [VIDEOS]

move 1In this week’s eBike news:

  • New BULLS at Sea Otter
  • New eBike world record
  • Doctor uses eCargo for house calls
  • eCargo hauls up to 440 pounds of cargo
  • Hidden motors in eRoad bikes
  • Domino’s delivers by eBike
  • And much more!

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DT Swiss Launches HYBRID Wheels for Electric Mountain Bikes

DTSWISS_HYBRID_7701By Susanne Brüsch

Ride further, ride harder, share the ride––this is how Daniel Berger, godfather of e-mountainbiking at DT Swiss bicycle component manufacturer, described the benefits of e-biking at the recent “MissionHybrid” press event in Biel, Switzerland. 

The extra power that e-mountainbikers get to experience, poses a whole new set of challenges to ordinary bike components – more miles, more vertical, more weight and more torque. 

DT Swiss has developed a series of extra strong, yet light weight components, including rims, spokes and hubs, to “unleash the full potential” of eMTBs. 

The brand-new series of system wheels called “Hybrid” is going to be launched in the US at the Sea Otter Classic in [Read more…]

eBike News: eMTB Racing, Copenhagen Wheel Bike, Futuristic eBikes, eCargo, New Laws, & More! [VIDEOS]

electric mountain bike race 1In this week’s e-bike news roundup:

  • Electric mountain bike race at Sea Otter
  • Copenhagen Wheel plus bike
  • Innovative eBikes of the future
  • Urban Arrow e-cargo update
  • Downhill race in Alaska
  • Firefighters use eBikes
  • New Arkansas eBike law
  • And much more!

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eBike News: Cipollini eRoad, Lightweight eBike, Car Alternative, Smart Helmet, & More! [VIDEOS]

cipo1-640x382In this week’s eBike news roundup:

  • Cipollini’s new eRoad bike
  • Trek Super Commuter+ car alternative
  • Full-suspension IZIP eMTB
  • New lightweight Propella 2.0
  • 15,000 sign up for French eBike refund program
  • Sena Smart Helmet
  • Fun eMTB videos
  • And much more!

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Salt Lake City Electric Bike Expo May 19-21. Ride the Latest eBikes for FREE! [VIDEOS]

Electric Bike Expo ridingThe Salt Lake City Electric Bike Expo is on May 19-21 at the Smith’s Ballpark and it is the place for you to ride the latest electric bikes.

And best of all it’s completely FREE to attend and test ride as many eBikes as you like!

In addition you can enter to win a $4,000 electric bike from Tempo Bicycles and learn more about the latest electric bikes by talking directly to the manufacturer reps.

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eBike News: eMTB Comparison, Double Range, German Post Fleet, Hydrogen eCargo, & More! [VIDEOS]

Riese & Muller Delite electric bikeIn this week’s eBike news roundup:

  • Electric mountain bike & motor comparisons
  • Double batteries & range on R&M Delite
  • German post office now has 1,000 eBike fleet
  • Forbes: Stromer ST1X “E-Bike is a people magnet”
  • San Francisco Expo report
  • Hydrogen fuel cell for eCargo bikes
  • New Colorado eBike law
  • And much more!

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New Electric Bikes from the 2017 Taipei Cycle Show [VIDEOS]

BESV TRB1The Taipei Cycle Show is held every year in Taiwan, one of the world’s foremost manufacturers of bikes and e-bikes.

Here is a summary of the 2017 show with new eBikes from Kawasaki, Diavelo, Protanium, Giant, BESV, Focus, Lapierre, Ruff Cycles, & many more! [Read more…]

eBike News: Family eBikes, Ellen Rides, eMTB Rides Map, GPS Tracker, Bike RV, & More [VIDEOS]

BULLS Monster E FS electric fat bikeIn this week’s eBike news round up:

  • New eBikes: Recon, Pedego, Carrera
  • Ellen rides a Haibike
  • eMTB ride & trail map 
  • eFat Bikes for all-terrain transportation
  • Hidden GPS tracker for all eBikes
  • The New Wheel trade in program
  • Helmet air-bag
  • RV’s for bikes
  • And much more!

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eBike News: Futuristic eRoad, Solar Charging, FS+ eMTB, New All-In-One Wheel, & More [VIDEOS]

Diavelo VirtualeIn this week’s eBike news round up: 

  • Futuristic Diavelo Virtuale electric road bike
  • Pininfarina Evoluzione in aluminium frame
  • Fantic XF1 Casa Plus size full suspension eMTB
  • Solar charging stations for eBike share system
  • San Francisco Electric Bike Expo Mar. 24-26
  • New all-in-one front wheel
  • Street legal Stealth eBike with huge battery
  • And much more!

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Wild & Crazy Custom Electric Bikes at the N.A. Handmade Bike Show [VIDEO]

Maxwell Cycles electric bike 1Innovative and very creative eBikes were on display at the 2017 North American Handmade Bicycle Show that recently wrapped up in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Frame materials ranged from the traditional steel, aluminium, and titanium to the exotic bamboo and wood bike frames!

The eBike types ranged from elegant commuters, gravel grinder, board track racer, sturdy touring rig, and high-power off road machine. 

Thanks to Andy McKerrow from Efficient Velo Tools for most of these pictures! [Read more…]