Category: Electric Bikes

Electric bikes have erupted in popularity, due in part to increased urban density and their versatility. Some major players in the industry of electric bikes include Pedego, X-Treme, and IZIP. Stay tuned in for weekly coverage of all things electric bikes!

Juicy Roller e-bke

The Juicy Roller E-Bike Is One E-ffective Mode of Transportation!

For 122 years, electric bike lovers have been on a never-ending quest to ride further and faster on an e-bike than ever before. When Ogden Bolton Jr. filed a U.S. Patent for his version of the electric bike back in 1895, he had no idea his simple idea would one day evolve into the sleek,

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7 E-Bike Safety Tips to Know Before You Take Your Next Long Cruise

Your e-bike is charged up and you’re ready to go for that nice long cruise you’ve been dreaming about all week. You’ve planned your route and cleared your calendar. But before you grab your gear and hit the road, there are a few e-bike safety tips you should take into consideration. So set aside your

Pedego E-Bikes

Pedego E-Bikes Become Biggest E-Bike Brand and Make the Inc. 5000

Pedego electric bicycles aren’t just making buzz on local city streets. They’re also causing a stir as they rise to Position #2655 on Inc. Magazine’s 36th annual Inc. 5000, a yearly compilation of the fastest privately held businesses in the United States. So, how has Pedego managed to outpace other e-bike company’s growth and land a spot on Inc.’s

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The Ruffian E-Bike: Rustic Style Combined with Cutting Edge Power

Some electric bikes are made just to get you from point A to point B while others focus on speed and still others on power. Now, there’s a new crop of e-bikes growing in popularity – those dedicated to style. That’s where The Ruffian e-bike falls. The Ruffian electric bike is described on the Ruff

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Is Urban Populo the Best E-bike Under $1000?

The best e-bike under $1000 is an elusive treasure for many new (and budget minded) e-bike riders. Recently, another contender has entered the race to win this category and claim the pedal power of e-bike riders near and far – the Urban Populo. Available in three different models, the Sport starts at $999 and comes

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3 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying an Electric Bike

If you love the idea of a fast commute that’s better for the environment, then an electric bike seems like the perfect option. Not only do they look wicked, but they can also power up hills and eat wind resistance for breakfast. The motor does all the heavy lifting, all you have to do is

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Jay Leno Adds Electric Bikes to His Garage of Wonders

So, what happens after you quit one of the top nightly talk shows on television after 20 years? Well, with your big pile of money and notoriety you don’t drop off the face of the planet, that’s for sure! Leno is still around. He recently showed up on Jimmy Fallon to play co-host for a

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Best DIY E-Bike Tutorial Videos on YouTube

Let’s face it, e-bikes can be insanely expensive. A decent e-bike sold by one of the upper-crust brands, such as IZIP or Specialized: Turbo, can go anywhere from $2,000 to $10,000! That’s a major investment! Given the cost, it should come as no surprise that many people prefer to go the DIY-route and custom build

The Battle Over Electric Bike Legality Continues in America

Over the past few years, electric bike popularity has significantly risen in America. While e-bikes have long been a staple of daily commuting in China and Europe, they took longer to catch on in the States. And the increase in prevalence hasn’t occurred without naysayers. Many people don’t like the idea of electric bikes on

Pedego CoFounders Don DiCostanzo and Terry Sherry

Electric Bike Wizards: Exclusive Interview with Pedego’s CEO, Don DiConstanzo

If you’re involved or interested in the world of electric bikes, then you’ve doubtlessly heard of Pedego. Since the company first opened shop back in 2009, they’ve quickly earned a reputation as one of the premier e-bike companies in the world. You’d be hard up finding a top ten best e-bikes list without stumbling across one