As the season begins to change, we here at EBC thought it was important to highlight some important tips on how to maintain your bike and your safety when riding in wet climates. #1 Check your surroundings and make sure to ride slowly During wet seasons drivers become more tense and road conditions begin to … Read more Tips for Riding in the Rain
Time and time again, countless studies have shown that being active has multiple health benefits such as improving heart health, our emotional disposition, and increasing our life expectancy. Yet, despite having all these wonderful rewards, working out is one of the hardest decisions that a person will make in their daily lives. The issue is … Read more E-Bikes an Easy Entrance Into Fitness
Here are five tips to help you get back into riding a bike (ebikes). Tip No. 1: Decide to Ride You’re online reading an article about how to get back into biking, so odds are good you are “thinking about” riding again. Now stop thinking and decide. “Decision is the ultimate power,” according to motivational … Read more 5 Tips to Help Baby Boomers Ride (bikes) Again
Yes we did 5 years of R&D – we found… • Mechanical gears tend to fail after a few years … They need constant maintenance. Maintenance costs are higher on mechanical gears than internal pedal assist options, however our bikes are equipped to accept a 7 speed mechanical gearing system. If you find that you … Read more It’s finally time to pull yourself & take your ebike out of hibernation after a long winter.
Thumb throttles are the least obtrusive of the three types of ebike throttles. One thing we at the Electric Bike Company love about the thumb throttle is that it never interferes with brake levers. Thumb throttles allow the greatest freedom of handlebar accessories, like our bell and rear view mirrors, since they take up so … Read more WHY WE USE THUMB THROTTLES ON OUR ELECTRIC CRUISERS
In an effort to encourage bicycle and electric bike commuting in the United States, Representatives from Oregon, Florida, and Massachusetts introduced a new, bipartisan bill that would restore and expand tax incentives for some riders, allowing them to receive employer-paid transportation benefits of as much as $53 per month tax-free. “The bicycle is the most … Read more The Bicycle Commuter Act of 2019 Seeks to Restore a Tax Incentive for Bicycle Commuters
Why Electric Bike Company chose the Cruiser Style Sean Lupton-Smith, the owner of Electric Bike Company wanted to create an American Made product and felt that the classic cruiser style embodied the American lifestyle. He chose to move to Newport Beach in Southern California to make his vision come to fruition. From there, Electric Bike … Read more Which Frame Model Is Right For Me? Model C or Model S?
Getting older comes with a number of unique challenges, such as staying fit, retaining mobility, and more. Fitness fads come and go, old injuries flare up, presenting unique issues that seem to change every week. But with any challenge comes a tremendous opportunity, and fortunately that’s exactly the case here. We have a solution that … Read more How to stay active no matter what your age is!
Riding an Electric Bike Company bike is exhilarating. Recently one of our team members took his bike on a tour across the US. He and his wife are pretty physically fit for their age, and they loved riding our electric bikes. Check out the amazing 8,200 mile ride across the U.S. The pedal assist system … Read more Electric Bikes are FUN to explore with!
5. Ride Further, Faster Having a 500w motor assist you while pedaling means you have the ability to go 50+ miles per charge. When the motor engages, you will find yourself zipping up hills and cruising over rough terrain with little to no effort. The harder you pedal, the bigger the boost and the faster … Read more 5 Reasons why you should own an Electric Bike Company bike