San Francisco Electric Bike Expo March 24-26. Ride the Latest eBikes for FREE! [VIDEOS]

Electric Bike Expo 1The San Francisco Electric Bike Expo is on March 24-26 at the San Mateo Events Center 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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LEED 250 Watt & 500 Watt Electric Bike Kit Review [VIDEO]

Leed 250 watt electric bike kit reviewBy Paul Willerton

There is beauty in simplicity. Consider the bicycle. Without electric assist, the most efficient human powered machine known to man.

With electric assist, the bicycle climbs off the charts. Still, many are intimidated by the bike – and particularly the electric assist bicycle.

Some electric systems can be complex. The influx of high-end, mid-drive motor systems have brought a surge of attention to the ebike, including a following of younger, more experienced riders.

At the other end of the spectrum is a much larger group of riders.
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Getting the E-Bike Word Out! The Interbike Electric Bike Media Event [VIDEOS]

Post from Electric Bike Report correspondent Brett Thurber, co-owner of The New Wheel electric bike store. 

Why is America so behind in using the bicycle as transportation and what can we do about it?  I’ve written before about a problem we have in the land of the free: you can choose any mode of travel you’d like as long as it has four wheels and a combustion engine.

In 2012, the budget for the U.S. Department of Transportation was over $122 billion, with a paltry $6 billion allocated to [Read more…]