As many lifestyles in the developed world continue to become more sedentary – largely down to technology anchoring many people in front of computers and TVs – awareness of the health risks is growing. Ironically, while technology is seen by many as the culprit for the health implications of poor diets and lack of exercise, […]
This post compares 9 of the best cheap electric bikes under $1000, including city ebikes, mountain ebikes, and folding ebikes.
Halfords has released some dramatic predictions for growth in e-bike use in the UK, based on the current growth rate.
In this post, guest author Doug Ferris reviews his new RadMini Step-Thru folding ebike. This electric bike has bought back the joy of cycling for him. RadMini ebikes are made by Rad Power Bikes, out of Seattle, Washington.
If you are scheduled to have total knee replacement surgery, one of the most common questions cyclists ask is: can I still ride a bike after the surgery? The short answer is yes. In fact, riding a bike is actually a great form of physical therapy following knee replacement surgery. And if you have an ebike, the options are even brighter, because you can control the amount of stress you place on your knees.
World’s lightest folding ebike smashes records on Indiegogo. The campaign has become one of the fastest-funded campaigns ever on the crowdfunding platform Indiegogo. Check out the Indiegogo campaign for this lightweight ebike that folds in 10 seconds, while there is still time to become a backer! Backers can pre-order this ebike for half price.
We are very proud and happy to announce that our Electric Bikes Blog has made it to a select list of the Top Ten electric bike blogs in the world!
Did you know that electric bikes can be used for fitness training? Or that they have been scientifically proven to increase the amount of cycling people do? Or that they have proven health and fitness benefits? Well, it’s all true! Apart from being tons of fun, ebikes can be used to improve health and fitness in many ways. Here are our top posts about how ebikes can improve your health and fitness.
FuroSystems’ two new full carbon fiber electric bikes are now available at discounted launch prices! The bikes are a folding e-bike and a mountain e-bike. FuroSystems has designed very stylish, ultra-light electric bicycles with strong carbon fiber frames that encase all electronic parts and cables – and is currently sell them at a very competitive price. Both of these e-bikes feature high quality, mid-drive motors and offer great range.
FuroSystems is a London-based startup that is launching two new full carbon fiber electric bikes, a folding e-bike and a mountain e-bike. FuroSystems’ ambition was to design very stylish, ultra-light electric bicycles with strong carbon fiber frames that encase all electronic parts and cables – and to sell them at a very competitive price. Both of these e-bikes feature high quality, mid-drive motors and offer great range.
Are you having a problem figuring out how to carry a water bottle on your electric bike? This problem is caused by the geometry of ebikes. The need to accommodate a motor and a battery often means there is no space left for a water bottle cage. Here’s a cheap, elegant and effective solution!
IZIP ebikes is currently holding their huge annual sale. We know that IZIP makes high quality electric bikes that you can buy and ride with confidence. The current sale is a clearance of their 2018 models. One of the best ways to get a good deal on any bike is to buy a previous year’s model. Plus, IZIP offers free same-day shipping. So we have highlighted two of the best bargains in ebikes available from IZIP right now.
Ebikes are an excellent way to explore the trails and attractions at state parks, as you can cover a lot of ground without getting exhausted. We recently took our Haibikes to Fort Stevens State Park in Oregon, where we had a lot of fun riding the nine miles of trails.
Our picks for the 7 best Christmas gifts for cyclists range in price from $20 to $220. That’s a wide range – one of these gifts is sure to be a great gift for the cyclist in your life!
If you live in British Columbia, Canada, add your voice to ask the BC Government to STOP taxing ebikes. Ebikes make cycling possible for seniors and many other people, and the BC government is making it harder for people to buy these environmentally friendly transport vehicles. It needs to STOP.
Check out the Screecher Pedalcycle – the world’s first affordable carbon-neutral transportation machine. This exciting new bike looks like a whole lot of fun! The Screecher Pedalcycle is a four-wheel drive, solar-electric bio-hybrid, powered by twin 350-watt electric motors and a 12.8ah 48V battery.