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Intense Tazer eMTB – Teasers of the Prototype

Intense Cycles might be releasing their own eMTB called the Intense Tazer. Owner Jeff Steber, has been teasing some videos and pictures on his personal Instagram. Nothing has been confirmed, but here's what we know of the prototype so far.

Giant Trance E+ & Giant Stance E+ Revealed

Giant have revealed their eBikes for 2019 with three new models being the Giant Trance E+, Giant Stance E+ and Giant Fathom E+. As you may know, these models are based off their regular counterparts and show more similarities.

2019 Husqvarna eBike First Look: New Downhill eMTB, 630Wh Battery & More Travel!

For 2019, the Swedesh group look to refine their Husqvarna eBike design and really focus on working around the drive system, whilst adding two new models. There has been a rise in downhill eBikes and Husqvarna look keen to jump on the train with their Husqvarna EXC 10 that features a whopping 200mm of travel.

Haibike FLYON Revealed at Eurobike 2018: 48V, 120 Nm of Torque and Street Legal

The Haibike FLYON range had to be the biggest news from yesterday, being that one of the most popular eMTB brands haved moved away from the traditional Shimano, Bosch, Yamaha or Brose motor for something a little closer to home. Performance with integrated lights and new app design, the FLYON is the biggest update Haibike have made. However Haibike will still produce Bosch and Yamaha equipped eMTB for next year. More details to come.

Bianchi Aria Electric Road Bike Revealed

Bianchi have revealed their latest eBike the Bianchi Aria eRoad featuring a EBIKEMOTION system. Surprisingly this isn't their first electric road bike with their first being the Impulso eRoad which was revealed late last year.

Pinarello NYTRO Now Available

Revealed late last year, the NYTRO was originally released in Europe with no confirmation on an expanded release. However Australia will officially receive them in limited numbers with a suggested retail price of $11,999.

New Orbea Gain Carbon: World’s Lightest eBike

Teased last week on Instagram, Orbea officially reveal the Orbea Gain Carbon. Almost identical to the original model released last year, this update brings a carbon frame and fork, carbon Mavic wheels and possibly a Dura-Ace build.

BMC Reveal Alpenchallenge AMP Cross: E-Cyclo or E-Cross?

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bkc3Y4YHjDF/?hl=en&taken-by=ride_bmc THE FUTURE IS NOW. BUT what should we call it? e-cross or e-cyclo? UPDATE: Two more variants have been revealed for the Alpenchallenge AMP; Sport...

Trek Add Carbon Powerfly To 2019 Lineup

Carbon Trek Powerfly has been revealed in their upcoming Powerfly range for the 2019 models. With the 2018 models receiving positive feedback, the American company have kept most of the eBike the same, and refined the design with some added upgrades.

How To Wash Your eBike

How do you wash an electric bike? It's something all eBike riders should do. For better longevity and also to keep your bike looking top notch, we show how to do it in 3 simple steps with the Vallkree eBikes we recently reviewed.

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Are Electric Bikes Waterproof? Let’s find out!

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Are Electric Bikes Waterproof? It’s a question all eBike owners ask, and I’ve been getting asked quite frequently. So I made a video and article answering it. See the video if you prefer to watch amazing visuals! Before I answer this question, take this with a...

Aluminium Vs. Carbon Fibre: Are Carbon E-Bikes Worth It?

If this debate was six or seven years ago, carbon fibre would’ve swiftly ended the arguments with its superior characteristics. However over the years, with more knowledge of materials and mechanics of cycling, the debate between aluminium and carbon fibre is more complex than...

Mid Drive Vs. Hub Drive | Which motor for e-bikes is better?

Mid Drive vs Hub Drive? We’ll start this like Fincher’s Fight Club, the end at the beginning and then explain why. Mid drive vs hub drive?Mid drive takes the cake. I was going to say that it depends on your use, but that’d be too cliché. ...

Torque Vs Wheel size

We can talk about torque of a motor until we're blue in the face, but what does it actually translate to?

The Ebikingnow Dynamometer

The last couple of months, I have been really busy developing and building a dyno for electric bikes.  It takes a lot of factors into consideration for a variety of different drive type.  Learn about how it works.