This week on Electrek’s Wheel-E podcast, we discuss the most popular news stories from the world of electric bikes and other nontraditional electric vehicles. This week that includes reviewing Juiced Bike’s new fun-sized RipRacer e-bike, exploring how NYC wants to take 25% of its streets away from cars, new more affordable utility e-bikes from Specialized, Ukraine’s use of military e-bikes, the recently launched LiveWire Del Mar electric motorcycle from Harley-Davidson, and lots more. We’ll also be joined at the top of the show by Juiced Bikes Founder and CEO Tora Harris.
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Here are a few of the articles that we will discuss during the podcast today:
- Juiced RipRacer review: This fun-sized fat tire electric bike hits 28 mph in a nimble package
- It’s National Bike Month, and pedal bikes are great. But I only ride electric bikes. Here’s why
- NYC wants to take 25% of its street space away from cars in favor of a walkable/bikeable city
- Specialized is launching a more affordable electric bicycle line focusing on utility e-bikes
- Closer look at Rayvolt’s stunning electric bikes, e-motorcycle, and high-tech new brand eXXite
- Ukraine is now using 200-mile-range electric bikes with NLAW rockets to take out Russian tanks
- Fiido Beast review: Watch this powerful electric scooter turn into a hilarious 2-wheeled go-kart!
- Harley-Davidson’s LiveWire unveils more affordable Del Mar electric motorcycle, teases 3rd model
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Author: Micah Toll