How An Electric Bike Works

Yes -- electric bikes have a battery and motor, but how do they actually work? Most electric bikes work in the same way as regular bikes but have a battery-powered motor that provides assistance on demand to the rider. Although some e-bikes have a throttle that...

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How can I use an electric bike?

Once you’ve decided you want to get an electric bike, the most important question becomes: what type of electric bike should I get? Electric bikes are an exciting way to get outside and enjoy exercise on a bicycle while getting assistance from a battery-powered motor....

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5 Reasons To Use An eBike

Some people who walk into our store will ask, “Electric bikes? What’s the point?” or “Doesn’t that defeat the purpose of bicycling?” Here are five reasons why you could use an electric bike. Health or physical limitations: Electric bikes can be very helpful for riders...

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What is an Electric Bike?

An electric bike is a bicycle that has a battery-powered motor located somewhere on the bike that provides the rider with optional assistance. All the other components of electric bikes -- the pedals, the drive-train, the brakes -- are just like a traditional bicycle....

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Yuba Spicy Curry Cargo eBike

Yuba’s founder Ben Sarrazin grew up in France riding and loving bicycles. In his early twenties he travelled to East Africa and Latin America, where he observed how merchants often used bicycles to transport their goods. In areas with dirt roads and unreliable cars...

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Nantucket Bike Baskets

GoodTurn Cycles now carries Nantucket Baskets! Nantucket Baskets makes handcrafted, high-quality bike baskets made of rattan, an extremely strong and durable wood that is a close relative to the palm tree. The baskets are tightly woven and are designed to withstand...

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Colorado Glasses Sunglasses

GoodTurn Cycles now carries Colorado Glasses sunglasses, a locally owned company that specializes in handcrafted glasses. With each style of glasses named after a Colorado landmark or spectacle (e.g. Red Rocks, Flat Irons, Colorado Blue Sky), Colorado Glasses’s...

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MIPS Bike Helmets

Behind the MIPS Technology At GoodTurn Cycles we carry bike helmets with MIPS (Multi-directional Impact Protection System) technology! This state-of-the-art technology provides protection from both linear and rotational forces. A linear force occurs when the head is...

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Haibike Headquarters Coming to Denver!

Haibike, a German electric bike company that specializes in state-of-the-art electric mountain bikes, has just announced they are moving their United States headquarters to Denver, Colorado! According to Haibike’s director of U.S. sales, “Colorado is a...

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Vintage Electric Bikes

One the various brands of electric bikes we are excited to feature in our shop is Vintage Electric! Vintage Electric is a California-based company that specializes in handcrafted electric bikes modeled after pre-World War II era motorcycles and 70s’ style dirt bikes....

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