“E-Bike Gravel Grinding”

“E-Bike Gravel Grinding”
Gravel Biking has increased in popularity almost as fast as E-biking has.  The popularity of E Gravel Biking is yet to be seen.  The question is why not? Everything that E-biking does for the comfort E bike and E mountain bike/fat tire market translates to the E Gravel Grinder. In...

Saris MTR Rack

Saris MTR Rack
I’ve been using the Saris MTR bike rack for over 6 months now in which hands down this is the best Bike Rack I’ve ever owned.   When it comes to the weight of E bikes I am happy to say this Rack is engineered way beyond its modest 60...

Snow Biking

Snow Biking
Quietkat Ranger in the Snow Hub Drive QuietKat Ranger is a viable Snow Bike! I was hesitant regarding recommending the Quietkat Ranger for snow riding due to its hub drive propulsion.  I was wrong!!! I took the Ranger out today and it totally performed beyond my expectations!  Yes, it went...

QuietKat First Snow Ride

QuietKat   First Snow Ride
I have been looking forward to this day in which I could try out the QuietKat Apex in snow.  The snow mobile trails haven’t yet been groomed, nor compacted with snowmobile traffic this early into the first snows.  There were some 4x4 traffic, foot, and ski traffic that provided some...

QuietKat Apex

QuietKat Apex
The QuietKat Apex is as its name implies at the top of the power chart for Electric Bikes.   The Apex as tested has a 1000 watt Bafang Mid Drive power plant with throttle.  The drive and gearing is capable of propelling the 80 pound beast with rider over 30mph...

Electric Hunting Bikes

Electric Hunting Bikes
I was traveling through John Day Oregon a couple of years ago during bow hunting season and I saw two large elk and racks in the back of a pickup intermingled with a couple of regular mountain bikes. Conservation of energy, speed, and stealth are attributes of all apex predators....

Stealth P7 Gear Cassette Upgrade

Stealth P7 Gear Cassette Upgrade
  The P7 with a simple change becomes a legitimate off-road option for Central Oregon Mountain Trails. After riding many different electric bikes by becoming a Voltaire Franchise Electric Bike and Electric Mobility Dealer I was concerned after I took the P7R on a test run over a moderate hilled...