IZIP E3 Path Electric Bike: Specs, Video & Pictures

The commuter style IZIP E3 Path electric bike.

The Currie Technologies IZIP E3 Path just rolled in for review and here is a preview of this new electric bike.

This is a bike that is all about commuting, city cruising and all around fun!  It has an upright position combined with the larger wheels and skinnier tires that make this a good bike for the urban environment.

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BH Emotion Volt Folding Electric Bike: Specs, Video and Pictures

Emotion Volt Folding Electric Bike

Here is a preview of the Emotion Volt folding electric bike that I recently rode and tested.  If you are in the market for a folding bike that you can transport easily or store in your apartment you should check out this folding electric bike.

This preview will give you a good idea of the specifications of the bike along with an in depth look at all the parts of the bike, including what it looks like when [Read more…]

BH Emotion Max 700 Electric Bike: Specs, Video and Pictures

The BH Emotion Max 700 electric bike.

Here is a preview of the BH Emotion Max 700 electric bike that I recently had a chance to race around!  This is a quick bike made for the zipping around city streets and long rides on country roads.

This post will give you an idea of the specifications of the bike along with a video and pictures that will highlight the features of this urban/touring electric bicycle.

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Schwalbe Winter Marathon Studded Snow Tires Review [VIDEO]

Schwalbe Studded Snow Tires

Just as we started to get some hints of snow in Flagstaff, Arizona (yes it snows here!) this winter I called up a friend of mine and said I need a pair of those Schwalbe Winter Marathon studded snow tires so I can keep riding!  He had ridden them in previous winters and he said he was able to continue riding despite the snow and ice.

When I was young we built our own studded snow tires at the bike shop that I worked at with mountain bike tires and sheet metal screws.  These days there are a couple of studded bike tires to [Read more…]

Ibera PakRak Commuter Bike Bag in for Review [VIDEO]

Ibera Commuter Bag in for Review

This is a quick introduction to the Ibera PakRak Commuter Bike Bag that is currently in for review at Electric Bike Report.  In the video I go over the features of the bag.

I will be doing a full review soon with all of the pros and cons. Stay tuned!

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Ohm XS 750 Electric Bike Features [VIDEO]

 

View of the Ohm XS 750 Cockpit

This is a quick video introduction to the Ohm XS 750 electric bike that is currently in for testing and review.  This is Ohm’s high end sport/mountain bike style electric bike.

In the video I go over the features of the bike.  Here is the full review of the Ohm XS 750 electric bike.

Without further ado, here [Read more…]

Electric Bike News Week of 1-31-11

Pizza Delivery by Electric Cargo Bike

End o January, early Febuary; time is flying by!  Well this electric bike news recap from the week of January 31, 2011 is full of exciting e-bike happenings 🙂

Time for the electric bike news!

I love this stuff!  Get your Super Bowl pizza delivered by electric cargo bike!  I am so excited about the possibilities for local businesses to use electric cargo bikes for their local deliveries.  Thrust Electric Bikes is the company mentioned in the article.  Also check out B-Line in Portland Oregon, they make deliveries for businesses.

Think your a tough bike rider?  Well check out this video [Read more…]

The NuVinci Shifting Experience: NO GEARS!? [Video]

The NuVinci N360 Hub on Electric Bike

Imagine you are riding your electric bike along and you hit a hill. Instead of shifting the gears on your bike you simple twist the grip shifter a little (like a volume dial on your stereo) to make climbing that hill a little easier and find that perfect gear ratio.  That is what the NuVinci drivetrain system is all about and more!

In this video I interviewed Chris from NuVinci about their “Continuously Variable” drivetrain to get an idea of what the advantages are over typical “geared” drivetrains and why the NuVinci is a good fit for e-bikes. Even the dogs (in the background) were excited about the NuVinci system [Read more…]

Hebb Electro Glide Electric Bike in for Review [VIDEO]

UPDATE!  Here is the full review of the Hebb Electro Glide electric bike.

This is a quick introduction to the Hebb Electro Glide electric bike that is currently in for review at Electric Bike Report.  In the video I go over the features of the bike.

I will be doing a full review soon with all of the pros and cons. Stay tuned!

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Revolve Business Casual Electric Bike in for Review [VIDEO]

UPDATE!  Here is the full review of the Revolve Business Casual electric bike.

This is a quick VIDEO introduction to the Revolve Business Casual electric bike that is currently in for review at Electric Bike Report.  In the video I go over the features of the bike.

I will be doing a full review soon with all of the pros and cons. Stay tuned!

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