Ultralight M2 ebike fast-folds its way toward Brompton-killer status

Brompton went electric back in 2017, and has since launched a number of tasty folding ebikes. But even its lightest is heavier than the Flit M2, and is a good deal pricier too. First announced in 2022, the Brompton killer is now up for pre-order.Contin… Continue reading Ultralight M2 ebike fast-folds its way toward Brompton-killer status

Affordable dual-motor 2WD ebike easily conquers 40-degree slopes

Fat-tire ebikes pretty much always make for smile-packed off-road fun, but is one motor enough to power the ride? Oddly named maker Lankeleisi clearly doesn’t think so, as evidenced in the X3000 Max adventure folder with dual 1-kW motors.Continue Readi… Continue reading Affordable dual-motor 2WD ebike easily conquers 40-degree slopes

Cargo ebike auto deploys landing gear to prevent low-speed wobble

Cargo ebikes can be a great alternative to the family car when hauling groceries or doing the school run. But they can be a bit wobbly at slow speeds. Startup Tarran is aiming for improved stability with auto-deploying landing gear.Continue ReadingCate… Continue reading Cargo ebike auto deploys landing gear to prevent low-speed wobble

DJI ebike rips electric motor tech out of the sky and into the dirt

Chinese drone and imaging multinational DJI has announced its entry into the ebike drive system market, along with the launch of a new ebike brand and the first electric mountain bike to sport Avinox power.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportT… Continue reading DJI ebike rips electric motor tech out of the sky and into the dirt

Dual-battery fatbike enables full-squish wild riding for 160 miles

Moto-inspired ebikes are a popular choice among adventurous types looking for something a little different than the average commuter. Budget bike maker Engwe has updated its M20 model “to enhance performance, comfort and safety” – with a 160-mile dual … Continue reading Dual-battery fatbike enables full-squish wild riding for 160 miles

Telescoping e-trike adapts to recumbent riders short or tall

Germany’s Hase Bikes is celebrating its 30th birthday by reinventing its first recumbent trike. The Kettwiesel One features Shimano pedal-assist, MacPherson suspension and the company’s signature telescoping frame.Continue ReadingCategory: Urban Transp… Continue reading Telescoping e-trike adapts to recumbent riders short or tall

Tern’s latest cargo ebike has a premium heart but entry level pricing

Cargo ebike pioneer Tern has launched a new family friendly model called the Quick Haul Long, which takes much from the company’s premium GSD hauler, but serves it up in a more affordable package.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Tern,… Continue reading Tern’s latest cargo ebike has a premium heart but entry level pricing

$1,100 low-step fat-tire ebike opens more routes to more riders

San Fran’s CyCrown is looking to get more folks riding with a low-step fat-tire ebike that rolls with a 1,000-W motor for Class 3 riding in the city plus a 60-mile battery for heading into the wild. But perhaps the most attractive feature is the relati… Continue reading $1,100 low-step fat-tire ebike opens more routes to more riders

Full-suspension e-trike takes you through the city and into the wild

California-based Addmotor has unveiled a new member of its Grandtan electric trike range. The Grandtan X is built for stable, motor-assisted city jaunts or for venturing into the rough, with suspension front and back and fat tires helping to absorb the… Continue reading Full-suspension e-trike takes you through the city and into the wild

Hydrogen fuel-cell ebikes can be ‘recharged’ in seconds

While most ebikes on the road today will come with a battery pack, some are riding down the hydrogen fuel-cell cycle path. HydroRide not only has fuel-cell ebikes available, but also a compact refill station to top up H2 canisters.Continue ReadingCateg… Continue reading Hydrogen fuel-cell ebikes can be ‘recharged’ in seconds