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Smooth Operator: Thousand’s Heritage Bike Helmet at werd.com

Smooth Operator: Thousand’s Heritage Bike Helmet

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Streamlined, smooth and easy on the eyes, Thousand’s Heritage Bike Helmet is the antithesis of the pointy, perforated space helmet you definitely don’t want to wear on your casual Sunday bike ride. Available in a variety of retro-inspired colors and designs, the lightweight Heritage helmet is CPSC, ASTM F1492, & CE EN1078 safety certified, and features 7 subtle vents and a one-handed magnetic closure.

Litelok Flexi-U Silver Makes Locking Up Easier & More Secure at werd.com

Litelok Flexi-U Silver Makes Locking Up Easier & More Secure

Posted in Bike and Gear for Men and Sporting Gear

With a flexible design that lets you lock your bike onto virtually anything, the Litelok Flexi-U Silver is an updated and upgraded U-Lock boasting patented technologies. The Patented Boaflexicore strap offers test-proven security while its patent-pending downward ‘line of sight’ locking mechanism and hardened aerospace-grade steel lock casing will make a bike thief think twice before messing with your ride. Available in 2 sizes: Regular (640g), Large (730g).

Jeep Introduces All-Terrain QuietKat e-Bike at werd.com

Jeep Introduces All-Terrain QuietKat e-Bike

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Jeep makes Jeeps, so they enlisted Colorado-based e-bike maker QuietKat for their first foray into 2-wheeled vehicles. It’s an all-terrain, all-electric ride powered by a 750 Watt motor. It’s got 4.8” fat tires for tackling extreme terrain & the Rock Shox-built Fire-Link suspension gives it all the off-road capability you’d expect from a vehicle bearing the Jeep logo. Due out June 2020.

The All-Electric Juiced Scorpion Looks Like a Modern Moped at werd.com

The All-Electric Juiced Scorpion Looks Like a Modern Moped

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Juiced Bikes is a local San Diego brand building rad little e-bikes that merge the looks of a moped with the zero-emission silence of an electric powertrain. Their Scorpion model is available in two power options, a 750-watt & a 1000-watt, delivering ranges of 45 and 75 miles, respectively and as Class 2 e-bikes, pedal & throttle-assisted speeds up to 20MPH.

The Karoo Cycling Computer Makes Your Data Look Dope at werd.com

The Karoo Cycling Computer Makes Your Data Look Dope

The Karoo from Hammerhead is an easy-to-use Android-powered cycling GPS computer with a robust feature set and elegant, easy-to-use interface. It features a 3.5-inch color touchscreen made of military-grade Gorilla Glass and a 3200 mAh battery, the largest on the market, delivering 15-hours of continuous run-time. Syncs seamlessly with cadence sensors and power meters as well as apps like Strava.

The Specialized Enduro 29er Rolls Over Everything at werd.com

The Specialized Enduro 29er Rolls Over Everything

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Specialized has created a whole new range of versatile, full suspension bikes. The all-new carbon frame Enduro range borrows from their DH bike designs to create geometry that works as well for climbing as it does on nasty descents. Available only in 29er tire sizing, they are purpose built for speed and control. Choose from 4 models including the fully dipped S-Works model.

This New Juiced CrossCurrent S2 E-Bike Is Fast & Fun at werd.com

This New Juiced CrossCurrent S2 E-Bike Is Fast & Fun

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Having the best name in the E-bike business wasn’t enough for the crew at Juiced. So they went ahead & juiced-up their flagship commuter bike with a more powerful 52-volt battery and a 750-watt Bafang hub drive motor that senses torque and cadence. The result is a fun, nimble bike with a 50-to-100 mile range. The top speed on throttle-only mode is 20MPH; any effort on your part—with pedal assist—increases riding range.

Mongoose Rolls Out a Very 80s <i>Stranger Things</i> BMX at werd.com

Mongoose Rolls Out a Very 80s Stranger Things BMX

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Back in the 80s, riding a Mongoose meant you were radical. Riding one today—completely brand-new & period correct—would prove it. And now you can! The Mongoose Stranger Things 3 Freestyle is modeled after Max’s bike in Season 3 of your favorite Netflix series. It’s got the shiny chrome frame, Mag wheels, even a headlight for night riding. Fits riders up to 5-feet.

The Apple-Approved SmartHalo Cycling Computer Gets a Refresh at werd.com

The Apple-Approved SmartHalo Cycling Computer Gets a Refresh

Posted in Bike and Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

With its big, bold display & super-simple interface, the SmartHalo 2 is a powerful, easy to use cycling computer and more. The patented Luminous Halo lighting gives you visuals—on performance metrics: speed, distance, calories, elevation, CO2 saved and time, & turn-by-turn navigation. It also features a 110dB security alarm, a light, and voice assistant. This is a funded Kickstarter.

Nua Electrica E-Bike Looks Normal and Doesn’t Need Manual Charging at werd.com

Nua Electrica E-Bike Looks Normal and Doesn’t Need Manual Charging

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The secret to the clean lines and decidedly “normal bike” look of the hand-built Nua Electrica is the Zehus BIKE + system—a lightweight (6 lb.) and compact e-bicycle motor-and-battery combo that replaces a standard rear hub. It’s a 250w unit paired with a 160wh self-charging battery pack that delivers 90km of range on assist & up to 30 km on full power assist at max speed of 15MPH. With its premium titanium frame, silent belt drive, and Ti parts from fork, stem, bars, post & beyond, the Electrica brings a fresh aesthetic to e-bike design.

Electra Rolls Out New Café Racer-Inspired E-Bike at werd.com

Electra Rolls Out New Café Racer-Inspired E-Bike

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With retro styling inspired by 60s-era café racers, the Café Moto Go from Electra Bikes combines a timeless look with the latest in e-bike tech. Its low-friction Gates Carbon Belt Drive is powered by a mid-mounted Bosch Performance Speed motor and in-tube 500 Wh battery—enough juice for speeds up to 28 mph. A bullet headlamp lights the way & a Bosch Purion trip computer logs your miles.

Bontrager Just Created the Safest Bike Helmet Ever at werd.com

Bontrager Just Created the Safest Bike Helmet Ever

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Trek Bikes’ Bontrager brand just released a cycling helmet that may just be the safest bike helmet ever made. It features a new technology called WaveCel developed by the Bontrager product team with the help of an orthopedic surgeon and a biomechanical engineer. Through extensive testing, this technology is credited with making the WaveCel series helmets 48X more effective at preventing concussions.

VanMoof E-Bikes Deliver Effortless Speed & Built-In Security at werd.com

VanMoof E-Bikes Deliver Effortless Speed & Built-In Security

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VanMoof’s streamlined electric bikes look more like a normal bike than most we’ve seen but there’s no question they do a lot more. They’ve got an integrated 2-speed transmission driven by a 250-500W front-wheel hub motor. They can hit a top speed of just under 20 mph and boast a range of 37 miles in full power mode & 93 miles in Economy mode. They’re also equipped with integrated LED lighting, tamper detection technology & an ear-splitting alarm for theft deterrence.

Compared To Other Folding E-Bikes, Carbo is a Featherweight at werd.com

Compared To Other Folding E-Bikes, Carbo is a Featherweight

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Weighing in at just 28 pounds, Carbo is the world’s lightest folding e-bike. It’s got a carbon fiber frame, an efficient Samsung battery integrated into the seatpost, a range of 40 miles in pedal-assist mode or 28 miles in full electric at speeds up to 20mph. It also unfolds to ride or folds back up in just 10 seconds. Easy peazy. A funded Indiegogo.

Coast Introduces Dirtbike-Inspired Buzzraw X Line Of Electric Bikes at werd.com

Coast Introduces Dirtbike-Inspired Buzzraw X Line Of Electric Bikes

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Too many electric bicycles emit that Bay Area tech nerd vibe. Not the case for the new Buzzraw X series from Singapore-based Coast cycles. Available in three versions, the buzzraw X pedal, the buzzraw X750 and buzzraw X250, these dirtbike-inspired electric cruisers feature full suspension, 5-hour battery life, oversized wheels, and sweet options like silent belt drive, and a bar-mounted digital display to track speed & battery life.

This Sleeping Bag is Purpose-Built for Cyclists at werd.com

This Sleeping Bag is Purpose-Built for Cyclists

Posted in Bike and Camping Gear and Gear for Men

For cyclists out there mashing away on multi-day rides, Rapha has designed a comfortable, lightweight sleep system. Their new Explore Down Sleeping Bag features high-loft 850-fill-power down with a DWR coating for moisture resistance and a temperature rating to 15º. Designed to work in tandem with their Explore Down jacket, the upper part of the bag is thinner, which saves weight and makes it much more compact for transport in your bike bag.

Store Your 2-Wheeled Toys in a Bike Box at werd.com

Store Your 2-Wheeled Toys in a Bike Box

Posted in Bike and Garage and Home Stuff and Motorcycles

Bike Box 24 is a dedicated garage for your motorcycle, quad, bikes, & other toys. Designed and made in Germany, it provides reliably secure storage & protection against weather, UV exposure, theft, & vandalism. Requires no building permit & is approved by insurance companies. It features an overhead swinging tailgate with hydraulic springs and constructed of galvanized metal & plastic. Lockable, waterproof, and ventilated.

The New Specialized Turbo Levo is the Brand’s Best E-Assist Bike Yet at werd.com

The New Specialized Turbo Levo is the Brand’s Best E-Assist Bike Yet

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For 2019, Specialized has slimmed down their popular Levo E-assist mountain bike. The new Turbo Levo features a lighter frame design with all new geometry while shaving off 400 grams. It is offered with 2 levels of power: 500Wh and 700Wh as well as 4 performance levels from the base model up to the loaded S-Works Carbon build. All of them deliver increased power: 560 watts of pedal assist and 90Nm of torque.