Posts by Mike

Expensive Electric Bikes: E-Bike Tweets for the 1%

Expensive Electric Bikes: E-Bike Tweets for the 1% Imagine if we could go back in time and visit the innovators of the 1800’s who filed the first electric bike patents. We could sit down at a dusty bar and flip through our phone showing them modern electric bikes. Perhaps we could pull up Twitter hashtag…

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10 Reasons Why E-Bikes Are Better Than Traditional Bicycles

More than 100 million Americans jump on a bicycle and go for a bike ride at least once every year. Some do it for fun, while others use their bikes to ride to work. But for whatever reason, there are lots of people who are still hesitant about riding e-bikes as opposed to regular bikes.…

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Know Electric Bike Safety – 4 Must Know Safety Tips

Did you know that there’s a link between longevity and how you commute to work? In a study, people who biked to work were 41 percent less likely to die compared to folks who took public transportation. The benefit also extended to those who only cycled part of the way, as well as those who…

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What Makes an E-Bike Different from a Moped or Scooter?

Electric bikes are here to change the face of personal transportation. But how do they compare to more established modes of alternative transportation like a moped or scooter? Are there any meaningful differences between the three? Read on to find out! E-Bike, Moped or Scooter? Yes, all those usually have two, and sometimes three, wheels, but…

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10 Reasons to Convert Your Bicycle to an E-Bike

Sales of e-bikes have been skyrocketing globally in recent years, and show no signs of slowing down. Millions of people have been turned on to the benefits of riding an e-bike. If your own old school bicycle has been collecting cobwebs instead of racking up miles, you avoid cycling because it makes you a mess…

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Things You Should Know About Electric Bicycle Maintenance

Just like an ordinary bicycle, a motorized electric bicycle that sees a good amount of use will accumulate some wear and tear over the years. Since an e-bike is a big investment, it’s even more important that you perform routine maintenance. Taking good care of your e-bike is the best way to ensure it keeps…

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What is an Electric Bike?

According to The Guardian, electric bikes are going to revolutionize how people ride. They are going to make commuting cheaper than before. E-Bikes will also reduce congestions and air pollution in major cities. If you’re keen about enjoying such benefits, then you’ve every reason to get an e-bike. For some people, this can be a…

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The Science of Energy: How E-Bike Batteries Work

If just 22% of urban passengers worldwide used e-bikes, emissions would be reduced 47%. That saves $128 trillion when compared to how we travel today, not to mention the positive effect on the environment. In a world where burning fossil fuels impacts climate change, e-bikes offer an environmentally-friendly and economical mode of transport. E-bikes are…

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Do You Still Get Bicycle Exercise Benefits from an E-Bike?

Bicycles are convenient, economical and eco-friendly. They’re the only method of transport that also gives you a cardio workout. But, with electric bikes becoming more common, many ask the question: does an e-bike still give you the expected bicycle exercise benefits? Read on to find out the answer. Bicycle Exercise Benefits 101 Physical activity is…

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Awesome Electric Bike Accessories and Gadgets to Improve Your Ride

Believe it or not, sales of biking accessories have outstripped spending on bikes themselves by nearly 30%. That means for every biker out there, there’s a gearhead looking to make their ride even better. With the right bike accessories, you can make any ride anywhere a fun and exciting adventure. Here are four must-have accessories…

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