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Using Your eBike in Autumn: Make Fall Rides Even Better

woman stands with electric bike in park

This summer, we created warm memories through family bike rides to the park, hauling beach gear with ease, and soaking up sunshine by trading our car keys for bike locks.

But as kids go back to school, the weather cools off, and fall-inspired drinks are tucked in our cupholders, we can confidently say that we’re ready to fly into fall.

With the season change usually comes a change in family routines: maybe your little ones are back to school or you’re finding new ways to get outside with the cooler weather.

Here at Radio Flyer we believe that biking season doesn’t have to end with the summer. To get your family out and moving this fall, here are 5 ways to use your eBike in autumn.

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Benefit of eBikes for Bike Riders with Knee Pain

From aches and chronic pain to injuries and surgery recovery, knee pain is extremely common. According to the National Library of Medicine, 1 in 4 adults are affected by frequent knee pain. Biking is a low-impact mode of mobility and exercise that is great for those with knee pain. Keep reading to learn about the health benefits of Flyer™ eBikes for those recovering from knee pain.

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Why 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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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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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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eBikes 101: Guide to Safe Riding

Man riding Flyer L885 black electric bike through suburban street with groceries

As electric bikes become an increasingly popular transportation and commuting option for urban adults and on-the-go families, it is important to be attentive to safe riding practices. Check out 7 safety tips in this guide to safe riding to ensure you have a safe and fun time on your electric bike.

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