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Stromer ST2—First Impressions

Stromer ST2—First Impressions.   I was lucky to be included in a dealer orientation and training on the Stromer ST2 at their San Diego headquarters last Friday. To say I have the full run-down on this soon to released high-end … Continue reading

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Virtue Gondoliere +—A Cargo Bike with a Difference

Virtue Gondoliere +—A Cargo Bike with a Difference.   Stretched out, equipped with electric-assist and ready to roll, this cargo bike will turn heads everywhere you ride it. Yet its real purpose is to handle a load with ease and … Continue reading

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Tern Cargo Rack—A Great Up-grade for Our Folding Bikes

Tern Cargo Rack—A Great Up-grade for Our Folding Bikes.   There was a lot of excitement in the Tern camp last Interbike. Much had to do with some new bike models, yet this cargo rack generated a lot of the … Continue reading

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The Custom Cruiser Craze

The Custom Cruiser Craze.   Since day one of bicycles the owners and riders have strived to add that personal touch to make their bikes speak their language. Things have not changed in the respect, but have blossomed in all … Continue reading

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Stout Fat-tire E-bike from Motiv Electric Bikes—Carving with Confidence

Stout Fat-tire E-bike from Motiv Electric Bikes—Carving with Confidence. All the rage, fat-tire bikes seemed to have grabbed the attention of even the street riders. Here is one that is equally at home on pavement as it is on the … Continue reading

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Nori Lights Revisited—Ver 2.0

Nori Lights Revisited—Ver 2.0. Not quite two years ago I installed the Nori Wheel Light system on one of my bikes and offered up a full report on them. I made a few changes in the installation since then to … Continue reading

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Serfas TSL-2500 Bike Headlight—Top-of-the-Line Power

Serfas TSL-2500 Bike Headlight—Top-of-the-Line Power. Bike lights come in many shapes, sizes and intended purposes. We have them all. Some are just designed to let you be seen, some letting you see the road. When it comes to this Serfas … Continue reading

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