eBikes

What is the Difference Between an Electric Bike vs Regular Bike

Outside of an electric bike being, well, electric, we’re diving into the key differences between electric bikes and acoustic bikes. An acoustic bike (or what we may all consider to be a “regular” bike) is a bike with no motor, similar to how we would compare electric and acoustic guitars. Keep reading to learn more about the differences between electric bikes vs regular bikes. 

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Why a Having a UL 2271 Tested Battery is Important for Your eBike

At Radio Flyer, safety is at the forefront of our product design and engineering decisions, including for our Flyer™ electric bikes. That’s why in addition to all of the integrated safety features on our eBikes, we test our Flight Speed™ Lithium Ion battery pack to the UL 2271 Standard for Batteries used in Light Electric Vehicles. What is UL and why is it important to have a UL 2271 tested battery? Read on to learn more through a Q&A with Radio Flyer’s Director of Engineering and Quality, Tim Stevens.

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How Fast Can an eBike Go?

mom and daughter on electric bike

If you’re new to the world of electric bikes, you might be wondering how fast an electric bike can go. In general, electric bikes are faster than pedal-only bikes and regulations vary from location to location.

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eBikes 101: Best Accessories for Kids

mom looking at two children on the Kid & Cargo Carrier

As electric bikes gain popularity in the micromobility industry, more and more families are using them as a daily solution for transporting kids & cargo. Our team has been helping families roll for over 100 years, so when designing our line of electric bikes, it was crucial to keep families top of mind. The result? Two eBike accessories that make parenting easier. Learn more about our custom-designed Kid & Cargo Carrier and the Thule® Yepp Maxi Seat.

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eBikes 101: Best Storage Accessories

Flyer white eBike on Chicago lake front trail

Electric bikes are great for getting from A to B quickly while hauling cargo with ease. Our Flyer™ eBikes have a variety of storage accessories perfect for all your needs, including grocery runs, after-school pickups, long weekend bike rides, and more. But which storage accessory is right for you? Read on to learn more about our 6 best electric bike storage accessories.

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The Innovative Design Evolution of Flyer™ eBikes

Sketches of two red electric bikes

From red wagons to electric bikes, our team has been reinventing the wheel for over 100 years building a legacy of high quality, timeless and innovative products. How did we go from The Original Little Red Wagon® to our beautifully crafted electric bikes for adults? By creating our eBikes with the same beautiful design and quality that has inspired our work since 1917.

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eBike Components: The Anatomy & Parts of an Electric Bike

Flyer L885 red electric cargo bike

What do baking and engineering have in common? They both involve combining several components (or ingredients) to make something greater than the individual parts on their own – in this case an electric bike (or a delicious slice of cake!). From motors and tires to batteries and bells, each piece plays an important role in the composition of our electric bike models so you can turn every ride into an adventure. Read on to learn more about the 12 key components in our Flyer™ eBike designs.

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