Guide to Electric Trikes [VIDEOS]

Butchers & Bicycles MK1 tilting electric trike.

Butchers & Bicycles MK1 tilting electric trike.

More and more electric trikes have been hitting the market and I think it is time to highlight some of these new light electric vehicles.

This guide will focus on upright electric trikes.  Here is a guide to recumbent electric trikes.

First off, let’s checkout some of the new high tech “tilting” electric trikes.  Yes, you can lean them into corners! [Read more…]

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Checkout this concept electric trike called Kaylad-e, it features a titling design, and mid drive motor:

See Bicycle Design for more info on this e-cargo trike.

This looks like a lot of fun; riding a tilting electric cargo trike in the snow…..and doing donuts!  In the following video [Read more…]

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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!

Speaking of delivery businesses, UPS is using a pedal/electric trike in Germany to deliver packages in congested city areas; how cool is that!  FedEx is using a pedal/electric trike for deliveries in [Read more…]