Electric Bikes Aug 26 2018

Electric Citi Bikes in New York Are Surprisingly Elusive

CityLab  – On Monday morning, Citi Bike set 200 pedal-assist electric bikes free on the streets of New York. Another 1,000 are set to be distributed in preparation for the L train shutdown in April 2019. By then, North America’s largest bikeshare operator…

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Gunning for Tesla? Kalashnikov to sell electric cars & bikes to UAE

RT  – A memorandum of agreement has been signed with the UAE company Mawarid Holding on the sidelines of the Army-2018 forum on Friday, Kalashnikov Concern’s press service has said. The agreement focuses solely on civilian products, namely electric…

Riding an Electric Citi Bike Across the Brooklyn Bridge

The Points Guy – Zach Honig  – Some of us laud the bicycle’s dual purpose, as both a transportation and fitness tool. Others don’t. Or they simply don’t want to work up a sweat on the way to the office — and who can blame them for that. Whatever your reason for wanting to…

Are dockless bikes on their way out as electric scooters surge?

The San Diego Union-Tribune – Joshua Emerson Smith  – The barrage of candy-colored rental bikes that appeared seemingly overnight in downtown San Diego this spring has faded in recent months. The orange, yellow and green bicycles that seemed to clog every street corner have largely been replaced by a…