It's has been an incredible beginning to November here on the Sunshine Coast. The sunsets on the west coast of Canada have been fire. Perfect inspiration to mount a mini expedition to the top of Mount Elphinstone to go mountain hunting. We loaded the trailer with camera gear and started up. The trailer weighed in at roughly 35lbs and hauled our loot of camera gear. We had the tripod, drone and video camera and the Battery Pack all strapped in. It was being pulled by the Hightower LT Hyperdrive. The access road was full of boulders and washed out ditches, but we throttled and pedalled our way TO THE TOP. Only flipping the trailer a few times... We took some pictures of the...
With new, direct air cooling and a more powerful controller, this is a Straight up Kranked ride. 1196 meter of elevation in about 5 km! Down hilling the Uphill. It's a long video, but the performance and the amazing high elevation old growth forest are so so spectacularly loamy and beautiful that it was near impossible to cut most parts!
Have a Hightower LT with a Hyperdrive that is doing city runs from Kranked HQ, knobby dh tires did not make much sense so a set of Hookworms has transformed this bike into a City slayer! From the ferry terminal in West Vancouver to Grand Blvd in North Van, it's e lek tri fi for sure!
Kranked's Jesse O'Leary has captured some great interviews on the state of the "ebike" at this years Sea Otter Classic. Random pros and riders, including Greg Minnaar, Loris Vergier and Geoff Gulovich answer his questions and give us some valuable, cool insight into how opinions are changing at the beginning of the 2019 season.