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