ebike commute

  1. Chris Nolte

    She Fell in Love With Her Commute After Replacing Her Car With an Electric Cargo Bike

    I recently produced a video with my friend Catrin from R&M. It's a story of how she uses her Load to commute to work. I was very inspired and I hope this video inspires others to consider how they get around. I look forward to sharing more of these stories in the future to help others see...
  2. S

    How a Blix Rider Changed His Commute

    Blix Rider Alex R. from Washington state shared with us how he switched up his commute. Here is his story: Making the transition from commuting by car to commuting by bike can be difficult, especially when multiple hills are scattered along the ride. However, as Alex found, an electric bike...
  3. P

    Road Warrior Electric Fat Bike

    PowerOn Electric Bikes has come out with an awesome new electric fat bike...The Road Warrior. It has a powerful 48V 750 Watt Bafang motor & torque sensor and has a 13.6ah Samsung battery. It's also equipped with Tektro Hydraulic Disc Brakes for fast, reliable stopping power. Get free shipping &...
  4. aprilroses

    Looking for ebike recommendations for 250lb commuter

    Hey everyone, So I've recently decided to invest in an ebike to help with my commute to college and work. It'll only be used up to around 20 miles total a day on mostly flat, paved streets. I'm interested in a model that has the option to run off of the battery alone for awhile rather than...
  5. midwatcha

    STROMER ST1 Limited Edition Saves >$2,000/year

    My STROMER ST1 LIMITED EDITION that I got exactly 1 year & 3000 miles ago. @$3/gallon for gas & average of 25 MPG...that's a gas savings of ~$360/year or a dollar a day. Look @ it this way too, for the 188 days I rode my bike to work last year, I saved 188 hrs. A typical work-week is 40 hrs...
  6. Chris Nolte

    Xtracycle Electric Cargo Bikes

    I was surprised to see that there wasn't a thread related to this bike so I figured I would create one to share some of my personal experience. I used the 9E for my personal bike for about a year and a half until I ultimately sold it off to a friend in Brooklyn. I was really attracted to it for...
  7. C

    First ebike for DIYer, advice on hill climbing, mid-drive or hub??

    Hi all, Thanks in advance for any guidance the folks here can provide. I am looking to *build* an ebike specific to my needs for my work commute. The place I live in is almost completely flat (Sacramento area), around my home, around there I don't have much of a need for an ebike at all...
  8. Chris Nolte

    New Bosch Powered Tern Folder coming 2017

    We're super excited about the Bosch Powered Tern bike shipping early next year. We got the news at the Taipei show, but we had to hold our tongue until (Link Removed - No Longer Exists) I wrote up a brief article discussing the specs I deduced from the images they provided. Check it out here...
  9. M

    What do you expect from an E-bike?

    Hey Everyone, I am Muhathaz Gaffoor.We are currently creating a new E-bike that is affordable to everyone and which will give a better range.Our current prototype will give a range of around 40 miles(65Km) min range.Our bike will be of 7 speed and will have an extra big gear to help climb...
  10. Jemmy

    Freway VR-01 E-bike—A Lot For a Little

    So many are becoming people on electric bikes nowadays. As the search for the perfect bike can be an interesting road, too many are thinking only of high-powered, expensive E-bikes. This one from Freway could break that spell, offering you the ride you need, without slamming your budget to...
  11. Lenny

    Hard data to prove E-biking is NOT cheating.

    Adam is a friend of ours and we are proud to have customers like him. This kind of data driven analysis can eliminate the stigma around E-bikes. http://electricbikereport.com/electric-bike-cheating/