How Pro Cyclists Cheat Using Motorized Bikes
How Does UCI Prevent The Use of Illegal Electric Motors? For several years, the UCI has used large, airport-style x-ray machines at the Tour de France to scan bicycles for illegal use of electric motors in competing bicycles. Last year, rider Chris …
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Recalls this week: Air conditioners, paper boxes, snowboard boots
NEW YORK — Several brands of air conditioner are being recalled because of overheating power cords that can start a fire. Other recalled consumer products this week include travel adapter kits that pose an electric shock risk and faulty bicycle forks.
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The Murky Legality of E–Bikes
Image AP Photo/Stephan Savoia A bicycle fitted with a prototype of the Copenhagen Wheel, the red disk, human/electric hybrid bicycle engine, hangs on a wall at the Superpedestrian manufacturer in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia).
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