​I'm Incredibly Afraid Of This 218 MPH Electric Bike

There's a difference between building a motorcycle in your shed and bringing an electric hyper-bike to market. Lighting is somewhere in between. They've got racing victories and investment and what seems like solid tech, but there's still a "guy in a garage" vibe that doesn't mesh with my survival instincts at 200… » 5/22/14 2:00pm 5/22/14 2:00pm

Specialized Turbo Test-Ride: Holy Crap This E-Bike Is Amazing

E-bikes are much-maligned by the cycling community and non-riders alike. They're for lazy people. They're so ugly and clunky looking. But Specialized has come up with an answer for both crowds. You will want to hate the Turbo. You will fail. » 6/27/13 4:24pm 6/27/13 4:24pm

The View From the World's Fastest Electric Motorcycle

Chip Yates! The name oozes "adrenaline freak," doesn't it? Or maybe "a capella group alumni chairman." Regardless, the SWIGZ team's driver recently pushed a 241HP electric bike to 190MPH from a standing start in under 30 seconds—and strapped a camera to his helmet to prove it. » 4/14/11 10:00am 4/14/11 10:00am

University of Washington Charged Up About Electric Bikes

They may not get far when it comes to football, but the Huskies will be able to travel at least 25 miles on small electric bikes provided by the school. The University of Washington has partnered with a company calledIntrago to provide approximately 40 electric bikes at four charging stations around campus for faculty… » 11/27/07 9:30am 11/27/07 9:30am