Electric bikes are at the Forefront of urban transportation

 The instant you start pedaling on one of these bikes, the motor kicks in and the grins begin! If it's been a while since you've been on a bike, if you dread getting to work sweaty but still want to commute by bike, or have a big hill to tackle, an e-bike may be for you!

Raleigh electric bikes at Bay Area Bikes

Raleigh Bicycles has been building quality bikes since 1887, and Bay Area Bikes have been selling them since we opened. Raleigh has integrated the Shimano STePS mid-drive motor on many of their bikes.  Both the Currie Tech mid-drive and Shimano motors assist your pedal stroke with motors ranging from 250-500 watts, giving you the power and range you need for where you need to go. Here's a great video describing each the new Raleigh ebikes in easy-to-understand terms.

Izip ebikes at Bay Area Bikes

With stylish designs, easy-to-use controls, and enough power for all day cruising, IZIP eBikes offer guaranteed fun with no sweat! For anyone looking for a little boost to get back into one of America‚Äôs favorite pastimes, IZIP eBikes will make you fall in love with cycling all over again!

E-bike FAQs 

And don't forget the electric cargo bike; here's your chance to finally get rid of that car!  We carry the Bosch Edgerunner from Xtracycle and the Yuba Spicy Curry.  Or come talk to Clay about converting your bike -regular or cargo- to electric. We're here to help you change your life! 

We welcome you to come in and test ride an electric bike today to see what freedom from the car feels like!