Electric Bikes

Interview: Zero Motorcycles CEO explains why transformative electric bikes are fundamentally different

Sam Paschel, the still relatively new CEO of California-based electric bikemaker Zero Motorcycles, has been riding conventional motorbikes for most of his life. Which helps explain why, after spending more than 20 years in various leadership positions at consumer brands like Skullcandy, Burton …

Motorcycles

Neematic FR/1 E-Bike

Neematic is a newcomer to the electric bike market, but their first model, the FR/1, looks like anything but a first effort. Under development for …

Shopping

Smacircle S1 Electric Bike

The Smacircle S1 is an all-electric bicycle that weighs 15.4 pounds. It can travel up to 12 miles on a single charge, and it's foldable! The eBike is scheduled to hit stores in October 2017.

Electric Vehicles

Simple Electric Bike Conversion from 3D-Printed Parts

Challenge: Perform an electric conversion on a bicycle. Problem: No significant metal working skills or equipment. Solution: 3D print everything …

Electric Vehicles

Nadal cruises in Mallorca on electric bicycle

Loving my new Gocycle G3! Encantado con mi nueva Gocycle G3!<p>A post shared by Rafa Nadal (@rafaelnadal) on Jun 22, 2017 at 1:55am PDT<p>Rafael Nadal is …

Tennis

Neematic FR/1 Electric Bike

LinkNeematic claims that its electric bicycle is both a dirt bike and a mountain bike. The FR/1 has a lightweight frame that incorporates the 20kW …

Electric Vehicles

5 Things You Need To Know Before Buying An Electric Bike

Looking up from a gruelling uphill ascent and grimacing as a cyclist whizzes past you with a humiliating lack of effort. In your exhaustion-induced …

Cycling

CleanTechnica Begins Jetson Electric Bicycle Review, Stay Tuned

When I first saw the electric bicycle (e-bike) Jetson, I stopped to look again. Where is the obvious battery sticking out? Where is the obvious …

Electric Vehicles

The best electric bikes you can buy

As our thoroughfares become increasingly crowded with automotive traffic, more cities are making biking around town safer and more accessible to …

Electric Vehicles

Is the Trek Super Commuter +8S super at commuting?

“Goodbye car,” is what it says on the Trek website and that was our initial question: Can this bike replace a car for a meaningful percentage of commuters?<p>Clearly, Trek is positioning the Trek Super Commuter +8S bicycle as a viable alternative to a car for your daily commute. As far as the price of …

Grand Central Station

Phat Scooters

Price: $1999 | Buy | LinkA scooter with the easy balance and shock-handling properties of fat tires, and the torque and efficiency of an electric …

Electric Vehicles

Flash Intelligent Electric Bike

Go further and get there faster with the Flash Intelligent Electric Bike. This personal vehicle is armed with a powerful 500-watt motor as well as a …

Electric Vehicles

Electric bikes take the hard work out of cycling

Sitting in a café last week, mid-ride, the owner asked how far we were cycling today. I replied nonchalantly: “60 miles”. She smiled and said she …

Electric Vehicles

3D Printed Electric Bike (video)

If you have a 3D printer handy or fancy building your very own DIY electric bike you might be interested in a new project that allows you to build a …

Electric Vehicles

Wide Path bicycle camper could be a micro RV for your e-bike

<b>When paired with an electric bike, this tiny camping trailer might be a great green getaway option.</b><p>If you're looking to get some of the benefits of a …

Sustainability

The retro-styled Munro Motor 2.0 blurs the line between e-bike & motorcycle

<b>This electric bike offers a little taste of yesteryear's classic motorcycle design on the outside, but has a high-tech heart.</b><p>When is an electric bike …

Sustainability

Electric Bicycle Motors | Electric Bike Motor Systems

Syno-Drive by TDCM<p>Bikes with the Syno-Drive from TDCM<p>TDCM (Hub Motor)<p>Bikes with TDCM<p>Impulse (Mid-Drive)<p>Bikes with Impulse<p>Bosch (Mid-Drive)<p>Some of our …

Electric Vehicles

Alta Motors secures $27 million to boost electric bike production

Californian based motorcycle maker Alta Motors has secured $27 million of preferred stock as part of its finance strategies to boost production of …

Electric Vehicles

2017 Zero DS ZF 6.5

Price: $11K+ | Buy | LinkZero Motorcycles‘ new bike has a 6.5KWh battery – half the capacity of its DS model, making it 94lb lighter and $3,000 …

Electric Vehicles

Electric bikes are starting to go mainstream, as commuters take to them in large numbers.

RelatedArticlesModule - E-bikes<p><i>Electric bikes are starting to go mainstream, as commuters take to them in large numbers.</i><p>A bicycle is more than just a …

Cycling

Why you should consider an e-bike this summer

E-bikes are not going away anytime soon. There are already 200 million pedal-assisted bikes on the roads today, and Electric Bikes Worldwide Reports …

Cycling

Flash offers a ground-up redesign of the electric bike

<b>The Flash e-bike promises to be "an evolution in what a bike can be" thanks to a host of smart features integrated into its design.</b><p>Another day, …

Sustainability

Latest Pedego electric bicycle is inspired by iconic Airstream trailers

Why it matters to you<p>Airstream is an iconic brand that looks fantastic on an electric bicycle inspired by its iconic trailer designs.<p>California-based …

Electric Vehicles

Smacircle S1 Ultra Portable Electric Bike (video)

A new compact and ultraportable electric bike has been created by the development team based in Shenzhen, China, who have created the new Smacircle …

Electric Vehicles

Smacircle S1 Folding Electric Bike is Small Enough to Fit in a Backpack

While the planet’s population explosion is forcing city-dwellers onto tighter, more jam-packed public transport, innovators are hard at work on …

Electric Vehicles

Cops ID suspects in brazen Chelsea shooting

Two people wanted in connection with a brazen weekend shooting in Chelsea were identified by cops Tuesday.<p>Ricardo Daniell, 31 and Paola Betances, 22 …

Crime

The world's most compact electric bike folds to fit into your backpack

1/12<p>Smacircle S1 folding electric bike<p>Forget traditional bikes or skateboards - the future of green transportation is the Smacircle S1, an incredibly …

Electric Vehicles

Pedego Airstream Electric Bike

The iconic aluminum Airstream camper is an instantly recognizable part of modern American culture, and now the revered company has teamed up with …

Design Thinking

New pedal-assisted ebike from Specialized lets you work up a sweat or ease your commute

If you’ve yet to experience one, the concept of an electric bike probably seems unnecessary. After all, many people bike for cardio exercise, and …

Palo Alto

How one entrepreneur tapped into an ‘unhip’ customer base

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Over the last decade or so, I’ve founded and grown companies in fields spanning everything from publishing to car sharing. Often, the businesses aimed to solve problems similar to ones I had personally encountered. As a result, they …

Electric Vehicles