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Best of Eurobike 2018: Haibike Flyon and more!

The Best of Eurobike 2018 Haibike Flyon and More! Eurobike 2018 has officially come to a close. We’ve been processing all the amazing new technology back stateside. This year, your favorite electric bike brands are offering a lot more than just new electric bike models. Whether you’re looking at the Haibike Flyon, Focus’s new Fazua, or any of the other …

Best Electric Bikes with the Bosch Intube Battery

Best Electric Bikes with the Bosch Intube Battery

The Bosch Intube battery is finally available in the United States! Electric bike enthusiasts have been waiting on this development basically since completely integrated batteries have been a thing. Read on to check out the best electric bikes with the Bosch Intube battery. It has been a rather long road to get Bosch Intube batteries approved in the States. It …

How to Choose the Right Electric Mountain Bike

There is no doubt that the market for electric mountain bikes is growing fast year over year, which brings in new component technologies and electric drive systems. The purpose of this article is to give you the necessary information to purchase a capable electric bike for trail and mountain cycling. There are several factors to keep in mind when choosing …

top 10 electric mountain bikes for 2018

Top 10 Electric Mountain Bikes for 2018

Alright guys and gals, it’s 2018 and there are more choices for electric mountain bikes than ever before. Nearly every major brand has significantly expanded their lineups. This means that you’ll get better bikes at better price points. Still not sure if you should upgrade to an electric mountain bike? It’s the 21st century people! As the crew at Bulls …

top ten commuting electric bikes for 2018

Top 10 Electric Bikes For Commuting in 2018

Fly Rides is back with the top 10 electric for commuting in 2018! Why top ten instead of eight? Because there are too many good choices this year! Electric commuting bikes are primed for more popularity this year than ever. With major cities across the country improving their biking infrastructure (finally), and electric bikes now having the capability to take you …

2018 Haibike SDURO FullSeven 10.0 Review

‘Tis the season for brand new bikes! The first round of 2018 Haibikes will roll out in less than a month, and at Fly Rides we had the good luck of trying out some of the models early. The 2018 Haibike SDURO FullSeven 10.0 was one of those bikes. I was particularly fond of this bike. Read on for our 2018 …

2018 Haibike Xduro Allmtn 10.0 Review

2018 Haibike Xduro AllMtn 10.0 Review

Every year there is one electric mountain bike that is the undisputed champion of high end sales. We always carry whatever bike it happens to be. Frequently it ends up being a Haibike. Never before has that bike been one with a Yamaha motor. I think all that is going to change this year with the Haibike Xduro AllMtn 10.0. …

Inboard M1 Electric Skateboard

Inboard M1 Electric Skateboard Review

Longboarding has always been a secondary love of mine when compared to cycling. I love cruising by the beach on a longboard, but taking it anywhere else always seems to be an issue. Whether you hit a huge incline or just have to stop and go a lot due to pedestrian traiffic, there are always a few issues with efficiency. …

Electric Mountain Bike Maintenance eMTB

How Often Should Your Electric Bicycle Get Serviced in Los Angeles

It’s no surprise why the world calls the greater Los Angeles area “sunny southern California.” The lack of rain (about 1.25 inches average rainfall per year in Los Angeles) and dry heat provide beautiful outdoor scenery and picturesque cityscapes. But the pleasant weather also leads to dusty road conditions and hard-packed trails. Despite the nice weather, Los Angeles electric mountain …

2017 Riese & Müller delite review

Best Electric Bikes for Bike Touring

For the past few months, I’ve been preparing for a trip through Scotland and England. If you’ve read any of my other lifestyle posts, then you know that I think the absolute best way to explore an area is by bicycle. So, when I was planning my trip, of course I decided to do an electric bike tour. I’ll be …

Tubeless Better for Electric Mountain Biking

Top 3 Reasons Why Tubeless Tires are Better for Electric Mountain Biking

It’s safe to say that more serious mountain bikers are walking away from tubes and going tubeless. But you don’t have to be a professional to benefit from a tubeless tire setup. Electric bike (eBike) cyclists are finding it advantageous to ditch pinch flat-ridden tubes for the tubeless alternative. Here are three reasons why going tubeless is better for electric …

Haibike Xduro AMT 8 Mid-drive electric bike motor

Differences Between Top Mid-Drive Electric Bike Motors

Electric bicycle (eBike) motor technology has steadily improved since its inception back in 1895 (US Patent 552271 A). The crude 10-volt battery-powered eBike patented by Ogden Bolton, Jr. set the stage for what is now an ever-growing class of bicycles. Multiple companies have emerged as of late and are mass-producing mid-drive electric bike motors that offer varying power, total energy …

Exploring Balboa Park

Exploring Balboa Park

When you think San Diego, the first thing to come to mind might not be deep-rooted history. Of course everyone knows about the beautiful beaches, fun nightlife, and flawless sunsets, but San Diego also has an interesting past that will bring out the history buff in everyone. One of the most historic areas is Balboa Park. If history isn’t your …

How to experience the La Jolla Cove Underwater Park

Explore La Jolla Cove and La Jolla Underwater Park

I think most San Diegans would agree that the two most unique spots in La Jolla are the La Jolla Cove and La Jolla Underwater Park. You could spend hours, days, and even months here without getting bored. Living here, I’ve had some time to sufficiently explore both, so read on for some advice on how to explore La Jolla …

what electric bike should i buy

What electric bike should I buy?

Electric bikes are becoming more and more popular seemingly every month. Long time cyclists and people who haven’t been on a bike in years are both finding electric bikes to be an appealing option. An ever increasing selection of electric bike manufacturers has come with that popularity. At San Diego Fly Rides, we want to make sure you are on …

2017 Riese & Muller Charger Review

2017 Riese & Müller Charger Review

Riese & Müller has arrived to change the game! This premium electric bike brand does something that no other manufacturer can do: they offer customized bikes to your exact specifications. Riese & Müller have been on the electric bike scene for quite some time in Europe, and they are finally delivering great electric bikes stateside. You can read more about …

2017 Riese & muller delite review

2017 Riese & Müller Delite Review

The 2017 Riese & Müller electric bikes are ready to find a loving home! The only question that remains is are you ready for such perfection? How does Riese & Müller offer perfection, you ask? Because they custom make each and every electric bike that is ordered. That’s right, no more wondering if your electric bike has been sitting in …