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Justin Christopher

How eBike riders can enhance their fitness and safety with an Apple Watch

How eBike riders can enhance their fitness and safety with an Apple Watch

Sun, Dec 18, 22

One of the best accessories for riding electric bicycles doesn't actually fit on the bike at all, it's the Apple Watch on the rider's wrist. 

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How to: use the USB port on the Denago Fat Tire eBike to charge your mobile phone

Tue, Nov 08, 22

How to: charge your mobile phone while riding the Denago Fat Tire eBike using the built-in USB A port on the display.

Winterizing your Denago eBike

Wed, Nov 02, 22

Learn how to care for your eBike when riding in wet or cold winter conditions, and how to store your electric bike if you're done riding for the season.

Trade shows and eBike events calendar

Wed, Nov 02, 22

Denago is hitting the road with our line of eBikes and we'd love to see you in person! Check the calendar for upcoming shows and events.

Torque sensor vs. cadence sensor - understanding the differences on eBikes

Torque sensor vs. cadence sensor - understanding the differences on eBikes

Mon, Oct 03, 22

Some eBikes use torque sensors, while others use cadence sensors. Let's review the pros and cons of each sensor type and discuss how to choose between them.

Electric Bike Report review of the Denago City Model 1

Electric Bike Report review of the Denago City Model 1

Wed, Aug 17, 22

Electric Bike Report recently tested and reviewed the Denago City Model 1 eBike, stating it has a “punchy motor, terrific range, and really solid brakes” and calls it "great bike". Read the written review or watch the video review.

Yes, your eBike absolutely needs disc brakes

Yes, your eBike absolutely needs disc brakes

Tue, Aug 09, 22

Better quality eBikes use disc brakes to handle the stopping duties. Unfortunately, some models (typically budget eBikes) are still using obsolete rim brakes. Here's why that's a bad idea.

eBike batteries - learn the do's and dont's of proper care

eBike batteries - learn the do's and dont's of proper care

Thu, Jul 07, 22

While all batteries have a finite life after which they're exhausted and require replacement, proper battery care can help significantly extend the lifespan of your battery. For many riders, a properly-cared for eBike battery may outlive the bike itself, or even the rider! Here are the do's and don'ts you should know about your Denago eBike battery.

In the market for an electric motorcycle? Consider an eBike instead.

In the market for an electric motorcycle? Consider an eBike instead.

Mon, Jun 27, 22

Here are some reasons you might want to consider an electric bicycle (eBike) as an alternative to an electric motorcycle: price, licensing, insurance, registration, and more.

City Model 1 is Good Housekeeping's "best high-speed electric bike"

City Model 1 is Good Housekeeping's "best high-speed electric bike"

Mon, Jun 27, 22

We're delighted to announce that Good Housekeeping has named the Denago City Model 1 as "best high-speed electric bike."

How are Class I and Class II eBikes different?

How are Class I and Class II eBikes different?

Thu, Jun 23, 22

How are Class I and II eBikes diferent? Class I eBikes only have pedal assist at up to 20 MPH - that means the electric motor turns on only when the rider is pedaling. Class II eBikes can have both pedal assist and throttle modes, allowing the rider to travel up to 20 MPH; without pedaling if desired.

Cycle Volta: "Denago's City Model 1 punches well above its weight class"

Cycle Volta: "Denago's City Model 1 punches well above its weight class"

Wed, Jun 15, 22

Cycle Volta recently completed their real-world testing of our Denago City Model 1 eBike, and had some great things to say.

City Model 1 on WGN9 Chicago TV, "Father's Day gift ideas"

Mon, Jun 06, 22

See the Denago City Model 1 on WGN9 TV Chicago with Alison Deyette. Alison shares great ideas for Father's Day gifts, including eBikes, furniture, apparel, and cooking.

"It's like having superpowers" - EBPMAN Tech Reviews rides the Denago City Model 1

"It's like having superpowers" - EBPMAN Tech Reviews rides the Denago City Model 1

Tue, May 24, 22

EBPMAN Tech Reviews recently got to ride and review our City Model 1 eBike. Check out this overview of the features, range results, and their test ride experience. Watch now:

Video review of the Denago City Model 1 on the Chris Crossed YouTube channel

Video review of the Denago City Model 1 on the Chris Crossed YouTube channel

Thu, May 12, 22

The Chris Crossed YouTube channel tests and reviews eBikes, offering hard-hitting feedback and guidance to help informed buyers.  Chris recently reviewed the Denago City Model 1 and called it "A really good-looking bike for the money. This is definitely one of my top-value eBikes I've ridden so far." Big thanks to Chris for taking a look! Watch now: 

Preventing eBike theft: how to lock your bike securely and track its location

Preventing eBike theft: how to lock your bike securely and track its location

Wed, May 11, 22

Unfortunately, bicycle theft is a reality, but with some basic strategies you can make your eBike a much harder target, reducing theft or preventing it entirely. Let's take a look at some anti-theft tactics for eBikes, including locks, GPS trackers, and Apple AirTags.

Denago City Model 1 eBike range testing

Denago City Model 1 eBike range testing

Mon, May 09, 22

EBike range varies based on many factors - rider weight, the use of throttle vs. pedal assist, hilly vs. flat terrain, headwinds, and even the ambient air temperature. We tested a variety of riders to come up with some real life range results, so you'll know what to expect.

Pedal assist vs. throttle - what's the difference on an eBike?

Pedal assist vs. throttle - what's the difference on an eBike?

Wed, Apr 27, 22

Pedal assist and throttle are the two primary drive modes on eBikes. Let's take a look at the pros and cons of pedal assist and throttle, and how they affect speed, range, and trail access on electric bikes.

Understanding error codes on Denago City Model 1 ebikes

Fri, Mar 04, 22

We designed your Denago ebike to provide a lifetime of enjoyment, and problems are rare. If you do experience trouble, the display on your ebike may show an error code. Let's take a look at those codes on the Denago City Model 1 and what they mean.