We have a new cargo bike at PHEW! The Juiced Riders ODK Utility Bicycle v3 is a 3-speed small wheeled bike with a very low step-thru making it suitable for a range of adults. With a hefty motor (500 watts), a strong battery (48v 22Ah) and a dual kickstand, it'll soon become the workhorse you'll … Continue reading Juiced Riders cargo electric bike is here!
As I write this, an ELF is parked outside our shop. The owner is returning home to Massachusetts from ELF HQ in Durham NC, traveling along theEast Coast Greenway, and stopped by PHEW! for service. We are thrilled to have a firsthand experience of the ELF, a 3 wheeled recumbent electric assist vehicle, though still … Continue reading the ELF at PHEW!
We've all seen them... buckets from cat litter, bird feed, even feta cheese with a square or rectangular opening. If you're a regular purveyor of these, you've already come up with secondary uses for these buckets: storing out of season items, around the garden for schlepping rocks & weeds, as drums or seats at outdoor … Continue reading From bucket to bike trunk…
Want an electric-assist bike for the hills you struggle with? But find it hard to part with your current bike? In minutes, attach the Ridekick trailer to your bike's rear hub and you've got yourself an e-bike with throttle assist. It's even got cargo space for 2 tote bags, making it perfect for trips to … Continue reading Ridekick – a trailer to push your bike along the steep bits
Meet the Ridekick Power Trailer A different approach to converting a bike to an electric-assist bike by placing the battery & controller inside a cargo trailer. Attaches in minutes to any bike, even easier to detach! There's room for groceries in the trailer; fill 'er up and let the Ridekick push you home! BYOB (Bring … Continue reading Convert any bike to an e-bike!
A while ago I mentioned the Trek Transport Plus and wondered what other players in the bike biz would come out with an electric cargo bike. I just found out via mycargobike.net that Kona, another major bike manufacturer, has thrown their hat into the ring with the electric version of their popular Ute long-tail cargo … Continue reading More News from the Cargo Bike World
Bike trailers are a great way to add a lot of cargo capacity to your bike. There are a bunch of good trailers out there that are designed for carrying kids, pets or just about anything you can fit on them. Companies like Burley and BoB are the leaders in quality compact trailers that make … Continue reading Our take on the bicycle tractor-trailer