In this week’s eBike news roundup:
- Hydrogen Powered eBike
- eBike to Replace Golf Cart
- Win an eBike from ProdecoTech and Raleigh
- 3D Printed eBike
- 25% eBike Subsidy in Sweden
- UK Considers eBike Subsidy
- And Much More!
Its that time of year again for the launch of new electric bikes!
This years Interbike (largest bicycle tradeshow in North America) was a big show for eBikes.
In this series of reports from Interbike you will get an in depth look at many of the new 2018 eBikes and learn more about the companies that are involved in the North American electric bike marketplace.
In this first report you will see videos from: Yamaha, BESV, BULLS, ProdecoTech, Raleigh, Electron Wheel, Stromer, Bosch, eProdigy, and Xtracycle.
And make sure you also checkout these other reports:
Enjoy! [Read more…]
In this week’s eBike news roundup:
The variety of electric bikes is growing every day and Life EV has launched the first affordable production electric BMX bike for $699!
Not only that, but this eBMX is assembled near Ft. Lauderdale Florida!
The Life EV eBMX provides assist up to 20 mph with a stated range of 25 to 40 mph and there are many color options to choose from.
The introductory price of $699 will not last long because this a first production price that they are running with their Indiegogo campaign. Once the bikes are in full production they will be $1,399. [Read more…]
HopMod eBike Frame Kit
There are eBike kits that can turn a conventional bike into an eBike and now there is the HopMod eBike specific frame kit.
Former BMX pro and eBike industry veteran Marty Schlesinger adds the HopMod to the Voltage Cycles line up.
The HopMod is available as a frame, frame with eRad mid drive kit, or complete eBike.
Here is a video of the HopMod: [Read more…]
By Richard Peace
Fantic Arrives in the US
Longstanding motorcycle company Fantic is relatively new to the e-bike game, launching a couple of e-fat bikes in fall 2015 onto the European market.
Things move quickly in the e-bike world and now in fall 2016 Fantic has an 11 model collection and has also just entered the US market, setting up office in Sausalito CA.
Their two e-fat bikes have been joined by five e-MTBs and four e-road/gravel bikes , all powered by the well-regarded Brose motors. [Read more…]
In this second part of the new 2017 electric bikes report you will see videos from: Tern, Faraday, ProdecoTech, Haibike, Magnum, Easy Motion, eProdigy, Biomega, Vintage, and Big Cat.
Make sure you checkout the first part of this report from Interbike with new eBikes from:
In this series of reports from Interbike you will get an in depth look at many of the new 2017 eBikes and learn more about the companies that are involved in the North American electric bike industry. Enjoy the videos! [Read more…]
The launch of many new 2017 electric bikes made a splash at the Interbike trade show in Las Vegas!
Interbike 2016 saw growth in the number of North American eBike brands and there are also more European brands establishing themselves in the North American marketplace.
For instance, there will be nearly 30 brands featuring the Bosch mid drive system for 2017!
In this series of reports from Interbike you will get an in depth look at many of the new 2017 eBikes and learn more about the companies that are involved in the North American electric bike industry.
In this first report you will see videos from: BESV, BULLS, Bosch, Blix, Wallerang, Stromer, Gocycle, ProdecoTech, Yuba, and Pedelec Adventures. Enjoy! [Read more…]
The results are in on the ProdecoTech Phantom XR electric bike and it has proven to be a versatile eBike with a nice mix of urban and off road capabilities.
The quality of the components, performance style riding position and road/off road tires make this a good all around eBike.
At $2,199 it offers a lot; 600 watt motor, large 36V 14.25ah battery, high quality components from Samsung, RockShox, SRAM, Truvativ, and more.
And like all ProdecoTech bikes the Phantom XR is assembled at their facility near Fort Lauderdale, Florida!
In this second part of the full review you will get an idea of the ride characteristics, range test results, pros, cons, and [Read more…]
The ProdecoTech Phantom XR electric bike just arrived for testing and review!
The XR has an electric mountain bike style with the efficiency to be a great all around urban eBike.
With a price of $2,199 and a healthy component spec like a 600 watt hub motor, 36V 14.25ah Samsung lithium battery, RockShox suspension fork, SRAM & Truvativ drivetrain, and Avid hydraulic disc brakes, the XR is an eBike that offers a lot of value.
And like all ProdecoTech bikes the Phantom XR is assembled at their facility near Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
In this first part of the review you will get a detailed look at this bike with a BUNCH of pictures and the specifications. [Read more…]