Designed for flawless function and low-key good looks, the Faro helmet from UNIT 1 boasts a clean modern design with smart safety tech to match. It features MIPS technology in the helmet’s shell—which improves impact absorption in a rotational impact. It’s also equipped with powerful front and rear LED lights plus flashing turn signals triggered by a simple handlebar remote. Linked with the Faro app, it offers fall detection & SOS signaling. A funded Kickstarter.
This is the bike helmet that can speak for you when you can’t. POC’s Ventral Air SPIN NFC features an NFC Medical ID chip that lets you store your medical profile in the helmet. In an accident, first responders will be able to read your vital information and make the best decisions for your treatment. Designed for both road and adventure rides, it offers the brand’s renowned aerodynamic performance, and a shape that minimizes drag.
3D printed in industrial-grade carbon fiber, the Superstrata Bike is a lightweight unibody bike that is custom-sized precisely for your height. Designed for street and light off-road use, it is available with or without pedal-assist power, Shimano components, and 5 integrated lights for safety after dark.
The Unlimited E-Bike Conversion Kit is the simplest, lightest e-bike conversion system in the world; turning your existing bike into a powerful electrified one in just minutes. The kit consists of just 3 parts: A replacement front wheel with an internal 250W or 750W motor, a bottle cage-mount screw-on battery, and a strap-on wireless sensor. Battery & motor options offer ranges from 22-50 miles & pedal-assist speeds from 16-22MPH. Fits most bikes.
The foldable, space-saving design of the HIMO Z20 e-bike offers dual-mode riding, allowing you to switch instantly between your own human power and variable levels of pedal-assist up to full e-power with up to 60 miles of range and speeds up to 15mph. It has dual disk brakes, a 6-speed Shimano drivetrain and a 250W rechargeable battery integrated into the frame. A funded Indiegogo.
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British motorsport heritage doesn’t quite jump out at you with this Triumph but the brand’s debut e-bike is definitely a performer. For commuting, fitness & fun, the forthcoming aluminum-frame Triumph Trekker is designed for everyday riding but features premium components from Shimano and RockShox, as well as its high-performing Shimano e-drive. An integrated 504Wh battery powers the drivetrain through all 10-speeds and delivers a range north of 90-miles on a full charge.
With a lightweight carbon fiber frame that features a no-seat-tube design, Gogoro’s Eeyo 1 e-bike merges commuter utility with a ride-focused feel and the convenience of pedal assist. Weighing just 27 pounds, it is on the lighter end, with its 250W motor and 123Wh battery all bundled into the rear hub. Top speed is 20MPH with a range between 40 and 55 miles.
To more closely mimic the feel of an outdoor ride, Garmin went deep on the update and redesign of the Tacx Neo 2T smart cycling trainer. The form factor itself was stiffened for truer performance running a new flywheel and axle that accommodates more different bikes. And the improved motor now delivers 2200 watts of power. Programmed to instantly react to speed, changes in inclination up to 25 % grade, and reproducing the feel of surfaces like cobblestone, it almost feels like the real thing.
The latest e-bike from Specialized has evolved to balance lightweight efficiency and impressive power. Soon to be available with multiple power options, the Turbo Vado SL is 40% lighter than similar e-bikes—weighing just 33-pounds—offering pedal-assist speeds up to 28 MPH and a very respectable range of up to 80 miles. It features an integrated, frame-mounted motor and battery that also offers an optional range extender to add another 40 miles of commuting power.
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.
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 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.
Ziilock is a smart bike lock that offers the security of advanced finger-print scan technology and the convenience of smartphone keyless entry. There’s also a spare key. It protects your ride with AES 256-Military-level security, unbreakable & temper-hardened construction, & IP67 waterproofing. This is a fully-funded Indiegogo.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.