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Stromer ST2—High-tech Thoroughbred

Stromer ST2—High-tech Thoroughbred.   I relayed my first impressions on this bike last month after attending a dealer introduction and training session. Then I was in the house at the west coast launch event. Now that I have put some … Continue reading

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Pedego E-bike Up-grade to 2015 Electrical Specifications

Pedego E-bike Up-grade to 2015 Electrical Specifications. When the Pedego City Commuter came out in August of 2012 (2013 model), I was pleased to be one of the first to report on it. There was so much to like, yet … Continue reading

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Pacific IF Move—Folding the Future

Pacific IF Move—Folding the Future. Are you always looking for the newest and coolest things in your life? There are lots of folding bikes out there, but none as different and modern as this Pacific IF Move. What really stands … Continue reading

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Index of Articles—September 2104 to March 2015

Index of Articles—September 2014 to March 2015. September 2014 1.   Introduction to Electric Bicycles—Fall 2014 2.   Electric Bikes in Portland and Bend, Oregon 3.   Interbike 2014 in Videos October 2104 1.   Buying a New E-bike—A Personal Experience 2.   Introduction To Electric Bicycles, Fall … Continue reading

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Sherpa—A Utility Cargo E-bike from Motiv Electric Bikes

Sherpa—A Utility Cargo E-bike from Motiv Electric Bikes.   Motiv Electric Bikes has earned a respected place in the electric bike world by following a smart business plan. They started with a pair of quality boosted beach cruisers (in standard … Continue reading

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EcoReco Pneumatic Front Tire Prototype and a Year Worth of EcoReco Insights

EcoReco Pneumatic Front Tire Prototype and a Year Worth of EcoReco Insights.   EcoReco sent me this prototype pneumatic front tire to try out. I did, and this post will spend some time on its pluses and minus. I also … Continue reading

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How to Buy the Best Electric Bike, by Average Joe Cyclist—A Book Review

How to Buy the Best Electric Bike, by Average Joe Cyclist—A Book Review.   For several years it has been a passion for me to educate people about electric bikes. Just getting out the word that they exist is big, … Continue reading

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