... until the battery dies and you have to pedal it.

“We wanted to build an e-bike that looked cool.” - Tempus Electric Bikes

“We want to give people the chance to ride a bike with a design that stands out,” says [designer and builder] Xavier Chan.


Let’s see, it looks good and heavy, the relative positions of the seat and pedals won’t allow for proper leg extension while pedaling, and there’s a fake tank between your legs to muck up your leg to pedal alignment. My knees ache just looking at it.

I can’t wait to see the feedback from the first rider who finds himself on the road with a dead battery. I wonder if AAA covers bicycle towing.

[Update] to add video: