GigaByke Groove Lithium Ion Battery

Today we’re taking a look at the new GigaByke Groove Lithium Ion Batteries.  These optional batteries take your Groove the extra mile but before we dive into the benefits of lithium were going to cover some improvements to the silicone acid battery. GigaByke has done a great job of taking customer feedback and renovating their … Read more

Electric Bicycles Explained – Volts, Watts, and Amp Hours

Have you ever wondered what all those numbers and letters mean when looking at an E-bike? The ones you read on a spec sheet or the ones printed on a itty-bitty font on a battery or electric motor. If you’ve ever wondered what all this information mean, don’t worry you’re not alone in this confusion. … Read more

Micargi Cyclone – 48V Electric, Fat Tire, Beach Cruiser

The Micargi Cyclone is a 500w, fat tire, electrick bike, made in the style of a beach cruiser. The bike runs off a Bafang engine, which provides 5-levels of pedal assist. A 48v, Panasonic, lithium battery power the motor, LCD screen and electric controls. To handle the increased speeds, the Cyclone comes standard with front … Read more

Electric Bikes: What to Know Before You Ride

Types of Electric Bikes/Motors: There are two types of electric bikes on the market today: bikes with electric hub motors and bikes with crank assisted motors. Electric hub motors consist of a motor within a bicycle wheel that is controlled by either a thumb activated throttle or a twist throttle (like a moped). This style … Read more