E-bike Reviews and News


Skip the chairlift with Felt’s electric LEBOWSKe fat bike


When schlepping ski gear and wearing bulky boots, an electric fat bike is one of the best ways to find fresh snow under your own power.

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NEMBA asks IMBA to clarify position on electric bikes


Email sent to IMBA urges organization to support the Sustainable Trails Coalition and its efforts to overturn the blanket ban on bikes in Wilderness, and clarify its position on electric mountain bikes.

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The Angry Singlespeeder: The Happy e-Fat Biker


Our resident hater of all things modern and fun may have turned over a new (electric) leaf.

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Moab BLM bans electric bikes on non-motorized trails


Rules clarification on Moab BLM web page classifies e-bikes as motorized, effectively banning them from mountain bike-specific trails.

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Interbike: Yuba Bicycles Mundo, Boda Boda and new Flip Flop cargo balance bike


Electric options breath new life into cargo bikes and the world’s first kid’s cargo balance bikes.

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The Angry Singlespeeder: Will e-bikes short circuit mountain biking?


The Angry Singlespeeder asks a pertinent question—Will e-bikes short circuit mountain biking?

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Electric Mountain Bikes – Friend or Foe?


After decades of being lumped together with dirt bikes as motorized vehicles, mountain bikes may be facing a new challenge with the advent of powerful electric mountain bikes.

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Currie Technologies To Launch eFlow Electric Bike at Interbike


Seatpost-integrated battery and powerful motor make for unique riding experience Chatsworth, Calif. – August 22, 2012 – A new generation of electric bicycle from Currie Technologies®, the eFlow® E3 Nitro, will debut next month at the Interbike tradeshow in Las Vegas, the company announced today. Featuring a high-capacity Samsung lithium-ion battery pack integrated into the bike’s seatpost for […]

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BionX SL 350 HT – Electric Mountain Bikes?


Electric bicycles are a touchy subject. Let’s face it, they have little appeal to the hardcore mountain biker. In fact, the idea of out-of-shape couch jockeys clogging up our favorite singletrack assaults our collective senses. But do electric bicycles really have a valid market outside of the commuter or M.U.T. (multi-user-trail aka paved or gravel […]

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Audi Introduces New E-bike – Wörthersee Electric Bicycle


Besides recently acquiring Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati, German auto manufacturer Audi has recently announced a new electric bicycle dubbed the “Wörthersee”. As you can see from the photos, the Wörthersee features a prodigious amount of carbon fiber construction and also features disc brakes and Acros hydraulic shifting (with the cables run internally). It also features […]

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Emotion Meets Function, Quality and Fun with BH Emotion e-Bikes


Boulder, Colorado (August 24, 2011) It’s more than emotion that will draw customers to the new line of European-quality, pedal-assist e-bikes from BH Emotion Bikes North America. It’s the 21st century technology coupled with old-school flowing frame design and new school looks. Plus, BH e-bikes offer recession-busting affordability and FUN. The new BH Emotion e-bike […]

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OHM XS 750 Review


I have been riding the OHM XS 750 Electric bike, through most of the Winter, doing short commutes into work, and riding with the family on singletrack, and sundry trails. The XS 750 is quite a high tech piece of engineering, with excellent features and component selection, and it’s more than meets the eye. The […]

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BionX – electric powered pedal assist mountain bike


One of the most exciting mountain bikes at the Bike Press Camp last week in Deer Valley, Utah, was the battery powered BionX. The BionX is basically a battery, generator, and console control unit that can be mated to almost any bike. Maybe not as exciting as the latest single crown AM fork or the […]

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Fortune Hanebrink All Terrain Electric Vehicle


Engineered and handcrafted 8000 ft above sea level in Big Bear Lake, California, FORTUNE HANEBRINK is the confluence of ingenuity, ecology, and luxury. Built out of the desire to ride 365 days a year, the capabilities of the HANEBRINK are as limitless as your own sense of adventure. Nearly 10 years ago, national champion cyclist, […]

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