Some E-Boards come with integrated electric skateboard lights such as the Onewheel, which can even change colours from white to red depending on the direction you ride. But you can also buy electric longboard LED kits to upgrade your current board.
Our Electric Skateboard Onewheel+ finally arrived. Ordered on March 8th 2017 with an estimated delivery date of end of April, the date was postponed again and again.
One June 2nd the Onewheel+ was finally sent out from San Jose in California to Berlin in Germany. Unfortunately the Future Motion people underestimated the German customs.
After 5 days in German customs our new toy finally arrived on June 12th.
Based on the last 2 videos from Evolve Skateboard there were more and more rumours recently that a new electric skateboard should be expected very soon.
We got hold of insider information with pictures and videos of 2 new models from Evolve.
Evolve Skateboards battery pack. Were you also looking for a Evolve battery pack to extend the range of your Carbon GT or Bamboo GT? Well, you may finally be happy.
Other electric skateboards were offering swappable battery packs since a while and the Evolve community was looking for a long time for such a feature for Bamboo GT and Carbon GT. Now you can finally swap your battery within 60 seconds.
How to build a DIY Electric Skateboard (Do It Yourself) without using a ready to buy conversion kit like from Mellowboards or Onan?
We meet Nico from Berlin at the E-Boarder Meeting in Berlin Tempelhof in April 2017. He came by with his DIY Electric Skateboard which made 32 mph on the runway.
In our Evolve Super Fast Battery Charger review we compared the standard electric skateboard battery charger with the advanced Super Fast Battery Charger.
Next to the price difference from 89 USD to 39 USD we first realised that the size of the Super Fast Battery Charger is about 50% bigger.
Sune Pedersen (CTO & Founder) at Faraday Motion who is software engineer started to develop a 3D printed electric skateboard 3 years ago in Copenhagen. His start up is now based in Berlin.
While you can buy complete boards (AKA Hyperboard) the idea is to customise your board. The first production run (50 units) of the Hyperboard is sold out and was mainly to receive feedback from the community.
If you are looking for a cheap electric skateboard our Yuneec E-Go review might be helpful for you. With a price of 500 USD you will get a complete electric longboard for 25% of the price compared to the top models.
Our Yuneec E-Go review includes an unboxing video and test ride video at the end of the article.
If you want to ride an unique electric skateboard which perfectly fits to your weight, riding skills and style, we suggest you look into an “electric skateboard kit” also called “electric skateboard conversion kit”.
While there are some cheap kits available on the web, we are only looking at high class electric skateboard conversion kits in this article.
Today will have a closer look at the Evolve Carbon GT in our Electric Skateboard Test. Some fans think about it as the Ferrari of electric skateboards. Evolve has 2 models, which both have a street as well as a all-terrain setup.
In our Evolve Carbon GT test we were focussing on the all-terrain setup.
While the Evolve Bamboo, like most electric skateboards, comes with a deck out of wood where the battery is mounted, the Evolve Carbon GT has an integrated battery.