Electric Bikes

Whether you’re looking for more information or you just enjoy reading about electric-powered bikes and ebike conversion kits, you can find everything you need on our posts page. We strive to provide the most useful and up-to-date stories in our mission to share our love of e-biking. Check back often for posts about e-bike features and benefits and to get answers to many of your questions. Our blog page is a one-stop-shop that you’ll find both helpful and informative. If you’re new to e-bikes and you’re thinking of getting one, our posts page is a great place to start!  

Bike Trail Etiquette For E-Bikes

In our last post, we offered some tips for first-time mountain bikers. But one very important thing that we didn’t cover was trail etiquette. When you’re hitting the trails, whether you’re on an electric bike or a traditional bike, there’s a good chance that you’ll come across other cyclists. Whether they’re passing you, you’re passing…

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Tips For First-Time Mountain Biking

For hard-core mountain bikers who use traditional bicycles on the trails, it may not be the most appetizing idea to swallow, but electric bikes can (generally) be ridden on mountain biking trails. Some may think that electric bikes are a crutch and are ruining the experience for traditional mountain bikers, but we at Leeds Bicycle…

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Thinking of Buying an Ebike? Consider This First

There’s no doubt that getting on a bicycle and hitting the road is healthy for you and can be incredibly enjoyable; but when you’re on a traditional bicycle, even a few small hills on your ride can make the trip challenging, keeping you from doing it as often as you could. Leeds Bicycle offers a…

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6 Health Benefits of Riding an Ebike

For some people, getting in enough exercise can be challenging. With busy work schedules, family, friends, and chores — combined with the fact that some people just don’t like to exercise — a trip to the gym may seem like the last thing on people’s minds. But if you’re looking to lose weight, get in…

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Five Ways to Use Your New Electric Bike

So, you have a new electric bike. Hopefully you saved yourself some money and converted the bike you already had using one of our ebike kits. But, even if you didn’t, we know you’ll love all of the things you can do with your new bike. Most people choose to convert to an electric bike…

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Electric Powered Bike Laws: What You Need to Know

If you’re considering purchasing an electric-powered bike, one of the first questions you may have is, “Where can I ride it?” Ebikes, as they are commonly called, are fairly new to the world of two-wheeled transportation and trying to figure out the rules and regulations surrounding them can be confusing. The main reason for the…

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Why You Should Commute With an E-bike (part 2)

In our first blog that discussed the benefits of commuting with an e-bike, we touched on things like cost, getting exercise, and enjoying the outdoors. But then we realized that the benefits don’t stop there! There are so many more ways that riding an e-bike can improve your commute that we just had to write…

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Why You Should Commute With an E-bike (part 1)

There’s no denying that battery-powered bicycles are growing in popularity. You’ve probably seen people riding them in your city, passing by you on streets where cars are at a standstill. The appeal of battery-powered bicycles if different for everyone — some love being able to get to their destination in a fraction of the time,…

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Frequently Asked Questions About E-bikes

If you’re new to the world of e-bikes, you’re not alone. There are many people who still don’t know much about them, although their popularity has been growing steadily. For those that may be out of touch with the biking community, it might come as a surprise to you that all categories of bikes have…

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People That Might Benefit From Owning an Electric Bike

E-bikes are growing in popularity as more and more people are looking for a fun way to exercise while enjoying the outdoors. Others are exploring new methods of transportation. Ebike enthusiasts come in all shapes, sizes, ages, and fitness levels. In our opinion, electric bikes are great for just about everyone, but there are some…

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