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Electric Bike News: Tilting E-Cargo Trike, UPS E-Trike, Velosurance, Shimano & Yamaha Mid Drives, & More! [VIDEOS]
Dec 13, 2013
Butchers & Bicycles is a wild name for a bike/trike company but here is the reasoning behind it: “designed, developed and hand built with love and pride in Copenhagen’s meatpacking district”. This tilting electric cargo trike looks like it will make errand running or a delivery business a lot of fun; checkout the video!
Velosurance is providing insurance for electric bikes. “Each policy is customized by the client and can include coverage protection on the e-bike for damage caused by theft, crash, collision, fire, attempted theft, vandalism or hitting another object. In addition, coverage of spare parts, cycle apparel, and rental reimbursement are included at no additional cost.”
Public Bikes is getting into e-bikes and they put together this inspiring video about peoples experience on a Public e-bike.
The EcoReco M3 electric kick scooter recently arrived for review and testing. These scooters share some similar attributes to e-bikes and they can be a good solution for the first/last mile of your commuter. Checkout the first part of the review with a bunch of detailed pictures and the specs of this e-scooter.
The Copenhagen Wheel, the one that started the all-in-one electric bike kit craze, is now officially available for pre-order.
Okay, now for something fun, how about keg delivery by e-cargo bike? Enjoy the vid from Peoples Cargo:
How about an electric trike inspired by a shopping cart? Checkout the LECOMOTION:
This is the LUPA1 prototype electric bike. 50 mph (80 km/h) and 62 miles (100 km) of stated range. € 9.750,00 Here is more info.
That’s it for now. Stay tuned for more e-bike news and reviews!