CAKE Launches Polestar Edition Makka That Can Charge While You Drive

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 22:45:22 +0000

Polestar and CAKE are both award-winning Swedish companies building innovative, outside-the-box e-mobility products that exemplify the progressive ideals of the corporate cultures that birthed them. The only surprise about their first official collaboration on a special Polestar-branded version of the new CAKE Makka compact electric bike should be that this is their first official collaboration! […]

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The Juiced HyperScrambler 2 E-Bike — CleanTechnica Review

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 13:00:04 +0000

Juiced Bikes has been pushing the limits on what is possible with electric bikes for years now, but we’ve never seen anything like what they just sent us. The new HyperScrambler 2 takes the extremely capable HyperScrambler and turns everything up to 11. The first thing you’ll notice right out of the gate is that […]

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Interview With Niklas Tauch, Founder Of Local Green Delivery Platform Liefergrün

Credit to Author: Benjamin Schulz| Date: Wed, 01 Sep 2021 20:53:05 +0000

Your HQ is in Muenster (Germany), which is not the most common location for a tech company. What’s the story behind the company being there, and did the place influence your services? We three founders, Robin, Max, and I, all studied in Münster and got to know each other here. As a well-known city of […]

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The One Where I Go To Radio Flyer HQ & Ride Some E-Bikes

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Thu, 26 Aug 2021 17:00:34 +0000

If you’ve been paying attention to my posts over the last decade or so, you’ve probably noticed a fair bit of cynicism. As such, it should come as no surprise that I headed into Radio Flyer’s Chicago headquarters fully expecting its upcoming Flyer-brand e-bikes to be little more than bicycle-shaped, Wish-grade Chinese pot metal with […]

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Regenerative Braking & Energy Storage Without Batteries? Hobbyists Are Figuring It Out

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2021 17:05:36 +0000

One of the best thing about electric and hybrid vehicles is that the energy doesn’t get completely wasted when you need to brake. By using an electric motor as a generator, you can slow a vehicle down and put some of that kinetic energy into a battery pack so you can use it again later. […]

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The Surface 604 Colt Electric Bike — CleanTechnica Review

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 13:00:52 +0000

Surface 604 is known for building quality electric bikes that bring premium features like torque sensors, color displays, and hydraulic brakes to consumers at very reasonable price points. For the summer, the company sent us its Colt commuter workhorse so we could run it around town to see what it’s capable of. Being 6’2″ myself, […]

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The Ride1Up LMT’D XR E-Bike — CleanTechnica Review

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2021 13:00:40 +0000

Ride1Up has cracked the code on delivering some of the best values around in the world of electric bikes in the Core-5 and the 700 Series. With such a great track record, we were eager to spend some time with one of the company’s more premium bikes, the LMT’D. The LMT’D is billed as the […]

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I Fell Down A Transportation Rabbit Hole On YouTube That Challenged My American Preconceptions

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2021 16:35:42 +0000

This morning, I was having a little trouble feeling completely awake, and needed to wait to be able to write. Instead of watching Netflix, I decided to look through YouTube to see if there was anything worth writing out later there. Instead of finding one video to cover, I ended up falling down a transportation […]

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