Shifter

The folks at Shifter took a hard look at Elby’s origin story and how the bike performed in some pretty nasty winter conditions. Spoiler alert: it was great.
Link: http://shifter.info/will-this-high-tech-machine-be-the-e-bike-that-finally-breaks-through-in-north-america/

Over 50? E-Bikes May Be For You!

Like many bike enthusiasts, Gary Kaye from Tech50+ recently returned from Interbike. After three days of touring the show floor, Kaye selected a few of his favorite e-Bikes, one being Elby.

The blogger noted how many electric bikes have cornered the market on elderly riders with features like our step-through design. E-Bikes have come a long way, and are quickly proving they can be fun for riders of all ages. To get the full story head over to Tech50+.

Yahoo! Loves Elby

Yahoo’s David Pogue recently had the chance to get to know Elby, and it seems he’s a fan. This is apparent when he, his friends, family and the Yahoo crew hopped on our eBike for a test drive. Exclamations like, “Oh my GOD!” or “Oh MAN!” or “Holy ____!” were abound.

We, of course, couldn’t agree more! To check out his full article, head over to Yahoo.

Elby Marketing Guru Lisa Silvera Clocks the Quickest Commute Aboard an Elby

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Yesterday Elby took Manhattan & Brooklyn for today’s Gothamist story about commuting in New York City. Pitting a cyclist, a straphanger, and a man in an Uber, Gothamist wanted to see just how long the afternoon rush hour commute would become once the  “L” Train is shut down for construction.

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The trio set out for the Bedford Avenue “L” station in Williamsburg from Union Square in Manhattan at exactly 5pm and just 19 minutes later Silvera and her Elby rolled up to the Bedford station without running any stop signs or traffic signals along the way. And without breaking a sweat. That’s Elby for you!

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Read the full story on Gothamist.

2016 Buyer’s Guide: Best E-Bikes

Whether you’re riding city streets, open country roads, or mountain bike trails, these e-bikes can make your ride faster (and more fun)

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