JRA BIKES & BREW GETS SCHOOLED BY MAGURA

JRA Bikes & Brew in Agoura Hills, California, invited Magura’s traveling tech guru, Mike Mantione, to visit the store and educate their service department on the German brand’s latest service techniques. This is no small commitment from either JRA or Magura. Magura sends their rolling technical department to Agoura Hills for the day and Vincent Gest, owner of JRA, allows his top three service technicians to spend the afternoon learning to become Magura experts. The result of the clinic is the first Magura certified bike shop in Ventura County who…

E-BIKE FIRE SENDS TWO TO HOSPITAL AND QUESTIONS REMAIN

ABC Eyewitness News, WABC-TV in New York has an exclusive report on a fire that appears to have been sparked by an electric-motorized bicycle. The questions that remained unanswered by the coverage are many. Was there a defect in the bike’s design, electric motor or battery? Was there an assembly error? Was the battery being charged at the time of the fire? Had the bikes been recently ridden? EV World claim fires are a rare occurrence, but even electric bike shops have burned down. And e-bike fires are not limited…

PEOPLE FOR BIKES CORRECTS E-BIKE RIDE INFO

Jimmy Mac On Two Wheels was contacted today by PeopleForBikes who agreed to remove outdated information that encouraged electric-motorized bike riders to break the law by riding the Big Topanga Loop in the Santa Monica Mountains.  Their action will save electric-motorized-bicycle riders from being hit with a $1000 fine and will spare an unsuspecting rider from buying an expensive electric-motorized-bicycle believing it would be welcomed on any trail in the Santa Monica Mountains. PeopleForBikes requested us to link our readers to their updated California E-Bike Law page, but we have to…