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Lectric eBikes vs. Ride1Up

Lectric eBikes vs. Ride1Up

Comparing the Affordability and Value of Lectric and Ride1Up Searching for your next eBike? With so many options out there, we want to make it easy to find the best...

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Lectric eBikes vs. Ride1Up

Comparing the Affordability and Value of Lectric and Ride1Up Searching for your next eBike? With so many options out there, we want to make it easy to find the best...

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The Best Electric Bikes for Families

The Best Electric Bikes for Families

Are you and your family looking to spice up your daily routines and weekend getaways with something exhilarating yet eco-friendly? Electric bikes (eBikes) are emerging as a favorite for families...

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The Best Electric Bikes for Families

Are you and your family looking to spice up your daily routines and weekend getaways with something exhilarating yet eco-friendly? Electric bikes (eBikes) are emerging as a favorite for families...

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Understanding Weight Capacities When Buying an eBike

Understanding Weight Capacities When Buying an ...

Understanding eBike Weight Capacities When Buying an eBike When selecting an eBike, many factors come into play, but one crucial yet often overlooked aspect is the weight capacity. It’s important...

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Understanding Weight Capacities When Buying an ...

Understanding eBike Weight Capacities When Buying an eBike When selecting an eBike, many factors come into play, but one crucial yet often overlooked aspect is the weight capacity. It’s important...

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Exploring the Best eBikes for Seniors

Exploring the Best eBikes for Seniors

Exploring the Best eBikes for Seniors As the golden years unfold, staying active becomes increasingly vital for maintaining both physical health and mental well-being. For seniors seeking a convenient, comfortable,...

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Exploring the Best eBikes for Seniors

Exploring the Best eBikes for Seniors As the golden years unfold, staying active becomes increasingly vital for maintaining both physical health and mental well-being. For seniors seeking a convenient, comfortable,...

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The Cost of an eBike = One Car Payment

The Cost of an eBike = One Car Payment

Did you know that the average monthly car payment is $744? That's about the same price as our XP Lite eBike! Not to mention that can be paid just one time...

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The Cost of an eBike = One Car Payment

Did you know that the average monthly car payment is $744? That's about the same price as our XP Lite eBike! Not to mention that can be paid just one time...

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Deciphering Specialized eBike Terminology

Deciphering Specialized eBike Terminology

A Guide to Deciphering Specialized eBike Terminology If you've ever felt overwhelmed by the number of terms surrounding electric bikes, you're not alone. Whether you're a seasoned eBike rider or...

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Deciphering Specialized eBike Terminology

A Guide to Deciphering Specialized eBike Terminology If you've ever felt overwhelmed by the number of terms surrounding electric bikes, you're not alone. Whether you're a seasoned eBike rider or...

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Automotive Grade Technology Propels Commuting into the Future

Automotive Grade Technology Propels Commuting i...

A Monumental Shift in Bicycling Across America, urban and suburban dwellers continue to seek sustainable and efficient transportation alternatives, and the eBike has emerged as a game-changer for daily commuting....

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Automotive Grade Technology Propels Commuting i...

A Monumental Shift in Bicycling Across America, urban and suburban dwellers continue to seek sustainable and efficient transportation alternatives, and the eBike has emerged as a game-changer for daily commuting....

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The Benefits of Owning a Foldable eBike

The Benefits of Owning a Foldable eBike

Why Choose Foldable eBikes?  Foldable eBikes stand out as ingenious marvels of engineering, offering a blend of convenience, functionality, and innovation. At Lectric eBikes, we pride ourselves on pushing the...

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The Benefits of Owning a Foldable eBike

Why Choose Foldable eBikes?  Foldable eBikes stand out as ingenious marvels of engineering, offering a blend of convenience, functionality, and innovation. At Lectric eBikes, we pride ourselves on pushing the...

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How Adult eBikes Make Life Fun & Easy

How Adult eBikes Make Life Fun & Easy

Let's Make Adulting Fun As the demands of modern life continue to evolve, finding efficient and enjoyable ways to navigate through daily tasks and responsibilities becomes more important than ever. Lectric...

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How Adult eBikes Make Life Fun & Easy

Let's Make Adulting Fun As the demands of modern life continue to evolve, finding efficient and enjoyable ways to navigate through daily tasks and responsibilities becomes more important than ever. Lectric...

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How to Find Your Perfect eBike

How to Find Your Perfect eBike

So, you've decided it's time to embrace the electric revolution. But finding the perfect eBike can sometimes feel like searching for a needle in a haystack. We've got the ultimate...

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How to Find Your Perfect eBike

So, you've decided it's time to embrace the electric revolution. But finding the perfect eBike can sometimes feel like searching for a needle in a haystack. We've got the ultimate...

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Going the Distance with Lectric eBike Batteries

Going the Distance with Lectric eBike Batteries

At Lectric eBikes, we prioritize providing our riders with exceptional eBike battery life to ensure they can enjoy longer rides. Our eBikes are equipped with high-quality lithium-ion batteries, known for...

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Going the Distance with Lectric eBike Batteries

At Lectric eBikes, we prioritize providing our riders with exceptional eBike battery life to ensure they can enjoy longer rides. Our eBikes are equipped with high-quality lithium-ion batteries, known for...

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Why eBike Owners Outshine Regular Bikers in the Fitness Game

Why eBike Owners Outshine Regular Bikers in the...

There tends to be a stigma surrounding eBikes noting that they provide less exercise than a traditional bicycle. Get ready to explore how eBike owners are cruising effortlessly, but breaking...

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Why eBike Owners Outshine Regular Bikers in the...

There tends to be a stigma surrounding eBikes noting that they provide less exercise than a traditional bicycle. Get ready to explore how eBike owners are cruising effortlessly, but breaking...

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5 Reasons You Don't Have a Lectric eBike Yet

5 Reasons You Don't Have a Lectric eBike Yet

Welcome to Lectric. We're glad you're here! If we had to guess why you're not riding with us quite yet, it could be one of these reasons:  The price! We...

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5 Reasons You Don't Have a Lectric eBike Yet

Welcome to Lectric. We're glad you're here! If we had to guess why you're not riding with us quite yet, it could be one of these reasons:  The price! We...

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Cold-Weather eBike Riding Tips

Cold-Weather eBike Riding Tips

Winter is upon us, but that doesn't mean you need to tuck your eBike away. If you're ready to embrace the chill and keep those wheels turning, we've got the lowdown...

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Cold-Weather eBike Riding Tips

Winter is upon us, but that doesn't mean you need to tuck your eBike away. If you're ready to embrace the chill and keep those wheels turning, we've got the lowdown...

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How to Be a Safe eBike User

How to Be a Safe eBike User

Safety First! Ultimate Guide to Being a Responsible eBike Rider Electric bikes, commonly known as eBikes, are a thrilling blend of traditional cycling and electric motoring. They've revolutionized how we...

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How to Be a Safe eBike User

Safety First! Ultimate Guide to Being a Responsible eBike Rider Electric bikes, commonly known as eBikes, are a thrilling blend of traditional cycling and electric motoring. They've revolutionized how we...

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All About Lectric PWR™

All About Lectric PWR™

Electric bicycles are able to provide pure power on demand, which is why eBiking adventures tend to be the most carefree and exhilarating ones out there. For Lectric eBikes specifically, that power shows...

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All About Lectric PWR™

Electric bicycles are able to provide pure power on demand, which is why eBiking adventures tend to be the most carefree and exhilarating ones out there. For Lectric eBikes specifically, that power shows...

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How to Care for an eBike: Your Ultimate Maintenance Guide

How to Care for an eBike: Your Ultimate Mainten...

Have you ever wondered why some eBikes seem to ride as smoothly as a hoverboard on a glass floor, while others creak and moan like a haunted house's rusty gate?...

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How to Care for an eBike: Your Ultimate Mainten...

Have you ever wondered why some eBikes seem to ride as smoothly as a hoverboard on a glass floor, while others creak and moan like a haunted house's rusty gate?...

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The Best eBike Accessories for Every Activity

The Best eBike Accessories for Every Activity

eBikes come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, and options, which can make it a bit overwhelming to find the perfect eBike for your needs. When it comes down to it, you can...

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The Best eBike Accessories for Every Activity

eBikes come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, and options, which can make it a bit overwhelming to find the perfect eBike for your needs. When it comes down to it, you can...

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Benefits of a Lightweight Folding Electric Bike

Benefits of a Lightweight Folding Electric Bike

Are you hoping to dive into a new electric bike adventure head first, but you're worried about the weight? At just 46 pounds, the Lectric XP Lite is your key to carefree and...

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Benefits of a Lightweight Folding Electric Bike

Are you hoping to dive into a new electric bike adventure head first, but you're worried about the weight? At just 46 pounds, the Lectric XP Lite is your key to carefree and...

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student riding blue lectric xp lite bike on campus

Electric Bikes for College Students

Wake up, grab a coffee, go to class, hit the gym, do homework, sleep, and repeat. There's nothing quite like college campus living! Student schedules are typically packed, and stress...

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Electric Bikes for College Students

Wake up, grab a coffee, go to class, hit the gym, do homework, sleep, and repeat. There's nothing quite like college campus living! Student schedules are typically packed, and stress...

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All About Cargo eBike Accessories

All About Cargo eBike Accessories

When the Lectric team hit the drawing board to create an affordable and highly-capable cargo eBike three years ago, versatility was top of mind. We wanted the XPedition eBike to be easily-adaptable to several different...

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All About Cargo eBike Accessories

When the Lectric team hit the drawing board to create an affordable and highly-capable cargo eBike three years ago, versatility was top of mind. We wanted the XPedition eBike to be easily-adaptable to several different...

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5 Advantages of Folding eBikes

5 Advantages of Folding eBikes

One of the best things about Lectric eBikes is that they provide foldable, affordable fun. How does the foldability aspect play into the overall benefits of electric bikes, though? There are...

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5 Advantages of Folding eBikes

One of the best things about Lectric eBikes is that they provide foldable, affordable fun. How does the foldability aspect play into the overall benefits of electric bikes, though? There are...

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Do You Need a License to Ride an Electric Bike?

Do You Need a License to Ride an Electric Bike?

*Last updated 7/20/2023 It's easy to get caught up in the excitement of getting out on the roads as soon as your eBike arrives. There are a few questions that...

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Do You Need a License to Ride an Electric Bike?

*Last updated 7/20/2023 It's easy to get caught up in the excitement of getting out on the roads as soon as your eBike arrives. There are a few questions that...

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How to Clean Your eBike

How to Clean Your eBike

Now that summer is over, you may be thinking about getting your eBike ready to store for the colder months. Before doing so, it's a great idea to give it...

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How to Clean Your eBike

Now that summer is over, you may be thinking about getting your eBike ready to store for the colder months. Before doing so, it's a great idea to give it...

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How Fast Can an eBike Go?

How Fast Can an eBike Go?

Did you know that someone once pedaled 183mph on a bicycle? We couldn't believe it either, but this world record speaks for itself!  This astounding fact brings us to another question: How fast can...

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How Fast Can an eBike Go?

Did you know that someone once pedaled 183mph on a bicycle? We couldn't believe it either, but this world record speaks for itself!  This astounding fact brings us to another question: How fast can...

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How Do Electric Bikes Work?

How Do Electric Bikes Work?

Electric bikes seem to be the talk of the town. Whether you've seen your neighbors riding them, had your food delivered on them, or you've heard the buzz about them on your...

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How Do Electric Bikes Work?

Electric bikes seem to be the talk of the town. Whether you've seen your neighbors riding them, had your food delivered on them, or you've heard the buzz about them on your...

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Electric Bikes: The Ultimate Balance Booster

Electric Bikes: The Ultimate Balance Booster

Learn how electric bikes can help you find balance in your life and improve your physical health, including your life span.

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Electric Bikes: The Ultimate Balance Booster

Learn how electric bikes can help you find balance in your life and improve your physical health, including your life span.

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Why Fat Tires?

Why Fat Tires?

Here at Lectric, our XP™ 2.0 and XPremium eBike models sport 3-4" fat tires. Fat tires are considered to be any tire with about twice the thickness of a conventional bike tire. As...

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Why Fat Tires?

Here at Lectric, our XP™ 2.0 and XPremium eBike models sport 3-4" fat tires. Fat tires are considered to be any tire with about twice the thickness of a conventional bike tire. As...

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Hydraulic vs. Mechanical Disc Brakes

Hydraulic vs. Mechanical Disc Brakes

Wondering about the differences between mechanical and hydraulic disc brakes? Lectric eBikes now offers both types of brakes in our XP™ eBike lineup, and it is helpful to know the...

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Hydraulic vs. Mechanical Disc Brakes

Wondering about the differences between mechanical and hydraulic disc brakes? Lectric eBikes now offers both types of brakes in our XP™ eBike lineup, and it is helpful to know the...

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The Mid-Drive eBike Motor

The Mid-Drive eBike Motor

Last month, we released our first-ever eBike with a mid-drive motor: The Lectric XPremium. As we gear up to get these new eBikes on the road in just a few...

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The Mid-Drive eBike Motor

Last month, we released our first-ever eBike with a mid-drive motor: The Lectric XPremium. As we gear up to get these new eBikes on the road in just a few...

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Save on Gas, Ride Lectric. ⚡️

Save on Gas, Ride Lectric. ⚡️

With gas prices on the rise, you may be thinking about transportation alternatives for your car. According to the National Institute for Transportation and Communities, 50% of all electric bike...

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Save on Gas, Ride Lectric. ⚡️

With gas prices on the rise, you may be thinking about transportation alternatives for your car. According to the National Institute for Transportation and Communities, 50% of all electric bike...

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Can Dogs Ride eBikes?

Can Dogs Ride eBikes?

It is no secret that Lectric eBikes is home to an abundance of dog lovers. Our beloved shop dog, Soldier, is even featured on our website alongside our stellar executive...

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Can Dogs Ride eBikes?

It is no secret that Lectric eBikes is home to an abundance of dog lovers. Our beloved shop dog, Soldier, is even featured on our website alongside our stellar executive...

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Five tips for keeping your battery alive

Five tips for keeping your battery alive

The battery is the heart of your eBike, so don’t be afraid to show a little love! Without it, you wouldn’t be able to hit those long distances, climb bigger...

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Five tips for keeping your battery alive

The battery is the heart of your eBike, so don’t be afraid to show a little love! Without it, you wouldn’t be able to hit those long distances, climb bigger...

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Breaking down eBike classes

Breaking down eBike classes

Congratulations! You’ve just received your first eBike, you’ve pumped up the tires, you’ve charged it up, and you’re ready to ride! Where to? Since your new bike is not a...

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Breaking down eBike classes

Congratulations! You’ve just received your first eBike, you’ve pumped up the tires, you’ve charged it up, and you’re ready to ride! Where to? Since your new bike is not a...

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