Category: electric technology

Upgrade Your Commute Contest

Win 50% off when you win our hearts. Let’s face it, the morning commute can be brutal. Between the school drop off and the drive to the office, we’re frazzled before we even begin work for the day. We believe our electric cargo bikes can change all that and to prove it we’re offering up… Read more »

The Bike Year Q & A

We met the Brodegard family about a year ago when they won our elMundo Contest. That’s the winning bike in the photo below. They had set out on this crazy adventure to spend the whole year not owning a car and just using bikes to get around. While that just seems like a hassle at… Read more »

Keep Your Cargo Bike Safe with Boomerang

So you just purchased a Yuba bike, and you’re wondering the best way to protect your investment from theft.  For around-town use we point people towards our Frame Lock, but urban and city cyclists often look for a higher security option. We get a lot of people asking about GPS security, and recently we had… Read more »

Supermarché enables first ever Cargo Bike Support rider for the Climate Ride

By Paul Freedman In June 2017 I supported the Climate Ride’s Central California Coast ride as the first ever cargo bike ‘SAG’ rider. I’d just come off the Death Valley Climate Ride in February, where I noticed that they relied heavily on vans to zoom up and down the route, checking on riders and offering… Read more »

Car Bike Rack for an elMundo

People frequently write in to ask us what bike rack we recommend for the the car to transport an elMundo (or Mundo) long distances, say between a winter residence and a summer residence. Over the years, we have recommended several products,  but each had their drawbacks. The roof racks designed for tandems or recumbents weren’t ideal for elMundos because… Read more »

The Street: The Digital Skeptic: Best Battery-Powered Car May Be a Bike

The Digital Skeptic: Best Battery-Powered Car May Be a Bike BY Jonathan Blum NEW YORK (TheStreet) — George Bliss has something, uh, shocking to say to all those fanatics of troubled electric sports car maker Tesla Motors. “We’re backing the wrong battery-assisted vehicle,” Bliss told me as he assembled handlebars in front of his West… Read more »