Electric bikes have made monumental gains in popularity in recent years, as we noted here. An electric bike can be defined as a bicycle that gives the rider the option of using an integrated electric motor to assist with propulsion. All electric bikes must come with pedals, otherwise they can be classified as motorcycles or mopeds. Electric bikes use rechargeable lithium-ion … [Read more...] about 5 Best Electric Bikes for the Money
Three million. It's a big number, but it seems even bigger when we're talking about three million motorcycles with unregulated emissions crammed together in a tight, hot, densely populated urban space. That's the reality faced by regulators in Kigali, Rwanda, where the majority of that nation's three million motorcycle taxi drivers live and work. But the people of Kigali may … [Read more...] about Rwanda Pushing for 3 Million Electric Motorcycle Taxis
In addition to things that go fast, we here at enrg.io love our lists. We've written about the best electric scooters with seats for adults, and brought you some sick electric scooter tricks.Today we pose the question: what are the 9 fastest electric scooters that you can buy today? While some of the scooters on our list are designed for commuters and some for off-road use, … [Read more...] about The 9 Fastest Electric Scooters
The hottest segment in motorcycling right now isn't big-bore adventure tourers or over-the-road sofas, it's mini motos. Small, fun, agile, and lightweight motorcycles like the Honda Grom that don't require too much investment and don't themselves too seriously but still deliver in terms of fuel economy and practicality. Following close behind the growing popularity of these … [Read more...] about Fonzarelli NKD – Electric Motorcycle from Down Under
We brought you a list of the 7 best all-electric bicycles (e-bikes) under $1,000 here, and a list of the 5 best e-bikes under $500 here. Unfortunately for penny-pinchers such as myself, none of the e-bikes featured on today's list would land on either of those lists. All wheel drive (AWD) e-bikes add front wheel drive to the already present real wheel drive found on most … [Read more...] about The 5 Best All Wheel Drive E-Bikes
We've brought you a few different lists of awesome all-electric bicycles (ebikes) over the past few weeks. If you haven't done so, I invite you to read these here and here. Today, we're going to look at charging times for the various ebikes featured in these articles. For our purposes, we are going to assume that "ebike" means a bicycle that gives the rider the option of using … [Read more...] about How Long Does It Take to Charge an Ebike?
We brought you 7 electric bikes (ebikes) under $1,000 here. Today we go even cheaper! If you're a commuter on a budget, you owe it to yourself to check out this list of the 5 best electric bikes under $500. 5. EmioCycles Dual Power E-Bike Our first ebike is a tiny little bike with a tiny little price tag. Don't let the Emiocycles Dual Power fool you however, it can reach … [Read more...] about Electric Bikes Under $500
Yesterday we compiled a list of the 5 best electric scooters for adults that have seats. Later in the day we realized that many of you will have to also purchase an electric scooter for your kid(s) if you purchase one for yourself. I for one would not dream of purchasing something as cool as an electric scooter for me without also considering buying one for my children. After … [Read more...] about 5 Best Electric Scooters for Kids
We here at enrg.io are big fans of all-electric transport. While our focus is electric cars, we also like to give a nod to smaller electric modes of transportation. As such, here is a list of the five best electric scooter for adults that allow the rider to sit while operating the vehicle. Enjoy! 5. Razor EcoSmart Metro Electric Scooter - $399.99 Razor became a household … [Read more...] about 5 Best Electric Scooters With Seat for Adults
We brought you a list of seven e-bikes that you can get for under $1,000 last week. A few days later it dawned on me that we never bothered to define what exactly an e-bike is. How rude of us! Let's take a look at what an e-bike is and how they work. E-bike Defined An e-bike is defined as a bicycle that gives the rider the option of using an integrated electric motor to … [Read more...] about What Exactly Is an E-bike?