Hyperbike is a new class of bicycle-scooter hybrid that mixes pedal-power and an electric drivetrain, hitting speeds over 30 MPH. The actual speed is 31MPH for the VanMoof V. The bike’s Amsterdam-based creators built this new urban assault vehicle for speed and stability. There are few details beyond these juicy pics but we do know: The 700Wh motor links to a two-wheel drive, sending the full-suspension frame up to smooth, city-shrinking speeds. Oversized tubing, modern cockpit. Integrated safety features. Pretty slick. The waiting list is open now.
Weighing just 4 pounds and small enough to carry in your backpack, the Blizwheel E-scooter is a convenient electric vehicle that might just make you a believer. For commuting, urban efficiency, and connective transport at up to 15MPH, this packable scooter goes. It boasts a 15 mile range, features front & rear LED lights for safety, and a digital dash that displays speed, mileage and battery life. A funded Kickstarter.
Sweden’s POC & Britain’s Rapha are two cycling brands known for technical innovation & understated style. The two teamed up to create fresh variations of POC’s Omne Air Spin & Ventral Air Spin helmets. One for gravel, the latter for road cycling. Both feature generous venting & ultra lightweight construction. Available in white, gray, and navy.
Driven by a brushless Bavarian Brose S MAG motor, the Harley-Davidson Mosh/Tribute is a limited-edition e-bike “inspired” by the very first Harley model from 1903. This new e-bike rolls on German Schwalbe tires and features a Brooks England leather saddle and handgrips. Its 529 lithium-ion battery delivers a range of 35-105 miles. Only 650 units will be made and not surprisingly given the build-sheet, half of those will go to Europe. Pre-order is open now.
There are 3 models in Specialized’s next-gen lineup of turbo e-bikes, the Como, Vado, and the Tero: a step-through mom bike, a city commuter, and a hardtail MTB, respectively. All offer a 90-mile range on full power, which means no pedaling. Top speeds are 20MPH for the Tero & 28MPH for the other 2. Innovative safety features like rear-facing Garmin radar and the security of an app-controlled Turbo System Lock provide protection. If you actually want to pedal your “bike,” you can do that, too. Available now.
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Catch the snap, step back & launch a long bomb. With the Aerobie Sonic Fin, you’ll be able to send it a whopping 100 yards! Developed with NFL quarterback Russell Wilson, this new ball gives kids (and dads) the ability to throw like a seasoned pro. Not only that, it whistles with a sonic scream. Adjustable for left & right-handed throwers.
Unique engineering and design make the Reevo Hubless E-Bike an instant standout. Powered by a 750W motor that delivers speeds up to 25MPH with a range of 37-miles, it’s got no spokes or hubs instead, wheels are powered from within the frame. Integrated lighting makes it safer on the streets while robust digital & mechanical security features make it virtually theft-proof. A funded Indiegogo.
Marking the end of a 40-year partnership, Spalding sports is releasing its final run of NBA-endorsed Official Game basketballs. As the league’s official ball sponsor, the Spalding name made its mark in the game’s greatest moments over the last 4 decades. The final run of balls is available now—grab one before they bounce.
Utilizing the same premium materials and understated styling that makes their road cycling gear favored among purists, Rapha has taken its game off-road with the debut of the Performance Trailwear collection, a select line of mountain-bike specific t-shirts, jerseys, shorts, cargo bibs and more; all featuring detailed, tour-tested design.
The P-Sens inner tube from Tubolito is the world’s first to feature smart technology, namely an NFC chip that communicates with your smart phone to keep you informed about tire pressure in real-time with precise readings from inside your wheel. Available for mountain bikes, the tubes come in 27.5 & 29” sizes and the chip assembly only adds 10g of weight to your bike. Simply tap your phone against the tire & it sends an instant pressure reading notification to your phone.
As Spring weather starts to warm up, the Ventapak Backpack Spacer will get that hot sticky pack off your back & replace it with some nicely ventilated air-space. That way, you can arrive without embarrassing sweat spots or a slimy shirt. It’s a lightweight external frame that works with virtually any pack and attaches easily & quickly to promote maximum airflow & keep you cool. Detach it & it doubles as a travel pillow or backrest.
With the release of the Air Zoom Victory Tour 2, Nike’s most popular leather golf shoe reveals some sweet upgrades. In addition to its AirZoom unit, it features a full-length plate for stability and flexion control. The outsole is a blend of integrated traction & 7 removable spikes for customizable control. Available now.
Created to celebrate his 2020 Master’s win at Augusta, TaylorMade is releasing the Dustin Johnson Spider Limited Commemorative Edition putter. It’s a replica of the club Johnson used to take the tournament title. It has 9 Gram adjustable weights in the heel and toe with no alignments and a short, slanted hosel. Only available in a right-handed model, it features TaylorMade’s cushy Counter Core SuperStroke GT 1.0 grip. The crown of the putter is matte black with commemorative branding on the sole. Comes packaged in a commemorative box.
It looks like a regular mountain bike but you don’t have to pedal unless you want to. Fun, right? Now in its 3rd generation, the latest Turbo Levo e-MTB from Specialized is even better. Equipped with a Turbo Full Power System 2.2 mid-mount motor, it delivers 565-W peak power. That’s good for speeds up to 20MPH. Component packages range from mild to pro-grade featuring RockShox & SRAM.
Designed for high-risk urban areas, the Litelok Core is a flexible, wearable, and lightweight bike lock. Super secure too, even rated strong enough for a motorcycle. Its strength its Boaflexicore, a layered, multi-material construction built to endure sustained attack. Let’s hope you don’t really need that! The Core is available in 2 different lengths, and 4 hi-vis colors.
Clip Garmin’s Approach G12 to your pocket or golf bag & this thin GPS range finder displays distances to the green at a glance on more than 42,000 courses worldwide. On top of robust course data, the G12 pairs with the brand’s Approach CT10 club trackers, for amazingly accurate shot tracking as well as with Garmin’s Golf App. Big Numbers Mode makes is easier to read & IPX7 rating insures all-weather performance. Battery life is 30 hours.
As the temps begin to warm & cycling season opens up, Specialized has the headgear. The S-Works Prevail II Vent helmet offers the ultimate in air-flow and lightweight performance. And that’s not hot air. They claim this design is, “the coolest helmet we’ve ever made.” By the removal of foam “bridges” from the center and sides , air is more effectively channeled—a 20% increase in efficiency that will keep you cooler over the long haul.
Billionaire & GoDaddy founder Bob Parsons is pushing his PXG Golf brand ahead with unique technologies and purposeful design. The latest, is a complete club-set called the GEN4, featuring the brand’s proprietary XCOR & honeycomb elastomer inserts in the club faces for enhanced ball speed, distance, and forgiveness. The set includes the GEN4 driver, fairway, hybrid, GEN4 Irons, GEN3 milled wedges, putter, & even a golf bag.
Porsche is not shy about putting its logo on lots of things that aren’t cars. This time it’s a pair of full suspension e-bikes. One for roads, the Sport & another for off-road riding, called the Cross. Both bikes feature carbon fiber frames, premium components, and disc brakes with power coming from a Shimano mid-drive EP8 motor. Pedal-assist power carries riders at up to 18MPH.
Scandinavian adventure luggage maker Db is back with another innovation for those who travel with toys. Their new surfboard bags are the world’s first to offer a length-adjustable , compressible, rib-protected design. If you’re fed up with arriving at your surf destination only to discover dings and snapped off noses at baggage claim, Db has you covered. They took a decade of sports-gear luggage experience and applied it to surfing. These two bomber board bags are the result.