The E3 Way from BMW envisions elevated enclosed bicycle trails for electric bicycles that would allow people to commute ten miles of less in a shorter time than driving or taking public transportation.
The “Alpha” Hydrogen fuel cell Powered eBike from Pragma Industries Has a 60 Mile Range, and just a 2 Minute Fill Time- if you can find a station!
Bicycles with electric motors are becoming more popular by the day. They are the perfect choice for commuting and offer many of the health benefits of conventional bicycles.
Continental has two new 48 volt electric bicycle motors at the EuiroBike show in Germany. The Revolution combines the motor with an integrated CVT transmission.
Schaeffler BioHybrid Prototype Pedal Car Gets Real, as this fully functional prototype of the CES concept gets driven on public roads.
The Brompton Electric, a folding bicycle with battery and electric motor, has a range of 50 miles and is easy to bring inside for safe keeping when the rider arrives at the desired destination.
Lithium Cycles is now offering the Super 73 Scout electric bicycle for just $995 for a limited time. More like a small motorcycle than a bike, the Super 73, with its fat tires, is definitely one of the coolest bikes out there for the money.
The Avionics V1 electric bicycle is the coolest retro bike in the world. Just watch the video and then say you don’t want one!
UPS began using a hybrid electric eBike to deliver packages in Portland, Oregon in late November. It can run on peddle power, electric power, or a combination of both.
Twike human-powered electric vehicle Shows Up in Playboy Magazine (Possibly NSFW) as part of a retro-tastic and relaxed LA photo shoot.
Semcon has developed a small motor for electric bicycles that weighs less than 2.5 lbs and costs under $150. It can be easily transferred from one bicycle to another.
Albert van Dalen of the Netherlands has created the world’s first solar powered electric bicycle, the Maxun One.
The Geo Orbital electric bicycle wheel has a 500W motor and a 36 volt battery. It has a range of up to 20 miles on electric power only. It is available now on Kickstarter.
The Veemo hybrid tricycle from VeloMetro is a concept for a pedal powered trike with an electric motor and fully enclosed body. As part of a vehicle sharing service, it will rent for must 20 cents per minute.
The Propella electric bicycle weighs just 36 pounds and has a top speed of 20 mph. Its range is 28 miles if you are willing to do some of the work. Prices start at $699 at Indiegogo.
Those of you with long memories will remember Ford’s first foray into electric bicycles back in 2000 with the Th!nk lineup of electric cars and pedal-assisted bicycles. In the decade and a half since, Th!nk was sold and re-sold before finally dying in Indiana, and Ford has teamed up with Pedego to make a retro […]