As e-bike demand surges, here’s what you need to know before buying one

As e-bike demand surges, here’s what you need to know before buying one

The compact folding Gocycle G4i+ is an exotic-looking $9,000 machine with ultralight carbon fiber wheels and a handlebar that has a built-in display.Matt Bubbers/The Globe and Mail Amid soaring gas prices and a return to sloth-speed traffic, electric bicycle industry insiders say demand and interest is booming – and it’s easy to see why after … Read more

With the rise of delivery apps, are e-bikes and e-scooters allowed on the sidewalk?

With the rise of delivery apps, are e-bikes and e-scooters allowed on the sidewalk?

It’s great that you can order almost anything now and get somebody to bring it to your doorstep. But with all these delivery services like Uber Eats zipping around on bikes, e-bikes, e-scooters and e-unicycles, I’m now constantly dodging delivery drivers on the sidewalk. It’s not just delivery drivers – I see some people riding … Read more