Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder have found that riding an electric bicycle three times a week for at least 40 minutes improves cardiovascular health and lowers blood sugar.
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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.
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.
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 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.
Jay Leno tried a Vintage Electric bicycle recently and loved it. Workmanship is first class. It is a cruiser style machines with about 30 miles of range.
The Bolt M-1 is a cafe latte carrying pedal/electric moped with a 40 MPH top speed and an “Economy” setting that makes it 100% sidewalk legal. Oh, yeah!
Designers in New Zealand have created a rugged, capable, 2WD electric cargo bike- and they hope it’ll revolutionize how you work and play outdoors.
Tell me if this sounds familiar; a carbon fiber body, mid-mounted motor and a high-tech electronic suspension. This is no supercar though; it’s an e-bike
Earlier this year, ICON 4×4 teamed up with Vintage Electric to produce the ICON Electric Flyer, which proved a big hit with the Internet crowd. Vintage Electric is now increasing production and the color palette, offering this badass electric bike in five different colors. The Vintage Electric E-Tracker, as its now called, can be recharged […]
Micah Toll, an engineer featured in Forbes and Wired, wants you to know it’s not as difficult as you think to build your own, unique electric bicycle.
Mercedes’ Smart division is getting set to launch a Smart electric bicycle line in the US, and it’s got a snazzy new commercial to help make it successful.
Swedish furniture maker IKEA has grown to include solar panels in select stores, and now it is adding electric bikes to its maze-like aisles as well.
If you’re a bike thief who has a taste for exclusive, low-volume electric bicycles, make sure you don’t rip off the guy who sells the things.
Italian bike-builders Bad Bike are bringing sidecar sex appeal to electric bicycles with the retro-inspired Beach Vintage Side EBike- and it’s affordable!
This is the single-wheel, single-seater electric RYNO commuter bike- and it is utterly, wonderfully insane. “It’s different. You have to make an emotional commitment, sign an ’emotional contract’ to learn to ride it and be good at it,” says RYNO Motors’ CEO Chris Hoffman. “It’s like being a kite-boarder. It takes time, to figure it […]
The electrification of two-wheels vehicles is beginning to blur the line between what constitutes a motorcycle and a bicycle. The engineering talent that brought the world the million-dollar electric supercar, the Rimac Concept One, have further blurred those liens with their latest project; the more-affordable Greyp G12 electric bicycle.
The Rimac Automobili Concept One is the stunningly beautiful and ridiculously fast million-dollar electric supercar that hails from the country of Croatia. It’s been on a world tour as of late, and as one might expect the engineering minds behind the Concept One haven’t been idle. Their next project, the world’s “most advanced electric bicycle”, isn’t quite what I expected.