Riding the latest e-bike system from Bosch

Posted on July 23rd, 2015 at 1:16 pm.

Smooth and subtle, just how I like my e-bike systems.

First look at Yuba’s new ‘Spicy Curry’ electric-assist cargo bike

Posted on May 12th, 2015 at 1:31 pm.

One of the best car-replacement vehicle options on the market.

Wilsonville company promises ‘perfect shifting’ from phone app and hardware combo

Posted on May 5th, 2015 at 2:34 pm.

The rising tide of products that combine physical objects with mobile apps has come to do-it-yourself bike maintenance.

On-bike air conditioning system and a periscope: Two things you didn’t know you needed

Posted on April 21st, 2015 at 1:34 pm.

A/C for your bike? What about a periscope?

Industry Ticker: Cycle Dog launches jersey and Earth Day tube drive

Posted on April 21st, 2015 at 12:01 pm.

Portland-based Cycle Dog has found success by combining two things local love: bikes and dogs. The six year old company has a retail store and sewing shop in northwest and their products are found in hundreds of stores across the country.

Industry Ticker: Showers Pass launches Double Century RTX jacket

Posted on February 11th, 2015 at 12:58 pm.

Women’s plum color on the left, men’s white on the right.(Images: Showers Pass)_ Industry Ticker Showers Pass, a riding apparel company based in southeast Portland, continues to push the boundary on innovative bike apparel that works in wet weather. Their latest is a jacket that packs up small and packs a high-tech rain-busting punch. I’ve Read More »

Sombra bike light ‘lampshade’ aims to reduce blinking effect, improve visibility

Posted on January 20th, 2015 at 3:41 pm.

“Be kind, don’t blind” is the mantra for this nifty bike light lampshade product idea.

Tested: The Orp bike horn and light combo

Posted on December 5th, 2014 at 11:22 am.

The Orp puts sound and light into a nifty package.

Light and warmth: New Portland Design Works Lars Rover and Showers Pass baselayer

Posted on November 26th, 2014 at 3:52 pm.

Two products from Portland-based companies are perfect for the cold and dark season.

Popular Yuba Mundo cargo bike recalled for possible foot injuries

Posted on March 22nd, 2013 at 8:36 am.

The Mundo longtail cargo bike, sold by Yuba Bicycles, is popular for carrying all types of cargo; especially small children.(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland)