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February 2014

Optibike News

Extending Your Ride – The Range of Electric Bikes

The use of electric bicycles as an alternative means of transportation dates back as far the 1890’s believe it or not, beginning with rudimentary DC motors mounted on rear hubs. Today, it is estimated that between 10 and 20% of all bicycles used in many major cities involve some form of electric assist, and are collectively referred to as e-bikes.…
February 19, 2014
Testimonials

The Optibike E-Bike Is A True Revolution In Cycling

Testimonial from Optibike rider Bob Lippman   The Optibike electric bike is a true revolution in cycling, transportation and sustainability, and has indeed transformed my life and mobility! Despite the weight of two batteries, my full suspension R11 e-bike performs gracefully and responsively on the trails and slickrock terrain in the Back of Beyond around my home in Southern Utah,…
February 17, 2014
Optibike NewsTestimonials

My Optibike E-Bike Experience

It was a chilly  September morning, 8:00 am in Moab, Utah at Bullrun Singletrack trailhead. Geared up, ready to go,  standing over my brand new Optibike R11 e bike. Nervous. Excited. Hopeful. The unknowns: the trail, the weather, my capabilities, but most of all the bike. I had big expectations, hopes, dreams on the line. I’d been seriously into cycling…
February 6, 2014