Tag Archives: ebike

Specialized launches US sales for Turbo eBikes

Do you remember the Specialized Turbo? That’s the super hot electric bicycle Specialized introduced to the European market last year. Today, Specialized makes this e-bike available to American buyers. These bikes are available only at a limited number of dealers; I’m told the minimum buy-in was three bikes. I’m in San Francisco today for the read more »

Faraday Bikes: 75% there!

The Faraday Bicycle combines a winning design, made-in-America handcrafted steel, an incredible feature set for utility and a motor in a lovely package created by a Silicon Valley design nerd who knows and loves bikes for transportational cycling.

Specialized launches a really hot e-bike

I saw hints of this from Specialized’s job postings and heard rumors of a Specialized branded e-bike spotted around the area, and now it’s official: Specialized has launched the Turbo, a hot looking electric bike for sporty commuter use.

Pi Mobility

Happy 3/14. Pi Mobility in Sausalito, Caliifornia manufactures one of the better looking eBikes I’ve seen.

Ultra Motor / A2B bankruptcy

Ultra Motor Ltd, which manufactures and sells the A2B electric bike, has filed for the UK equivalent of bankruptcy reports Bike EU. Ultra Motor was founded in 2003 to develop drive-trains and power electronics technologies for electric vehicles. In September 2008, Ultra Motor launched its first product line in the United States – the A2B read more »

Ellen Fletcher uses a RideKick

I was in Palo Alto during the Gran Fondo today and saw a RideKick electric power trailer attached to Ellen Fletcher’s Breezer Citizen!