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Biking is the greatest – after all, it’s fun, transportation, and exercise all rolled into one. Your bike can take you all sorts of places, and living in a city, it is one of the most practical ways to get from Point A to Point B quickly, without having to worry about parking. City cycling can […]

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As a scooter rider, you have to face the prospect of riding on a wet day. Hitting the road when it’s damp and gray might seem a little daunting at first, but it’s really not bad. We’ve put together a list of tips to help you cruise through soggy season safely and in style! Wear […]

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Sure, resolutions can feel like a chore, but they can be awesome investments in making the next 365 days more rewarding. Not too bad, right? To help you down the daunting path of setting your own 2017 goals, we have put together a list of awesome, and easy, resolutions to put into action this year. Invest […]

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New Year’s Eve is just around the corner and everyone wants to ring it in right! It can feel like a lot of pressure, but fear not! We here at GenZe want you have a safe and fun time, so we have put together this list of tips to help you make sure your NYE is awesome! […]

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The dictionary defines gratitude as: the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. In what it often perceived as a dog-eat-dog world, experiencing thankfulness and showing kindness are powerful ways to counteract this cold concept. We here at GenZe are so into having gratitude be part of our daily […]

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With the holidays just around the corner, the pressure to find the perfect gift for the people in your life is real. Your techie brother, your outdoorsy aunt, your fashionable friend, your sensible parents – how can you possibly find something for everyone? Fear not! We have put together a list of our favorite gifts […]

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With two wheels and a little charge, our GenZe owners go on some incredible adventures! They cruise up mountains, ride down roads less traveled, and do it all without spending a penny on gas, and with a low carbon footprint! We love seeing photos of our customers having a blast on two wheels, so we thought, […]

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By: Sara Geonczy, Outreach Specialist at Drive Oregon I had never really thought of using or commuting with a scooter, so when I was given a chance to test ride the GenZe 2.0 electric scooter for a few days, I didn’t have any expectations. I am a bike commuter, almost exclusively, although I occasionally ride […]

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A lot of people ask how the GenZe 2.0 handles hills. Fortunately for us, most of Portland isn’t very hilly, however the hills we do have are nothing to shake a stick at. The GenZe 2.0 is designed to take hills of up to a 20% grade without a problem – so I decided to […]

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We’re one week into the Lloyd E-Fleet pilot program, and one week closer to our current goal: taking over Portland’s Lloyd District with E-bikes! As far as Portland neighborhoods go, the Lloyd District is an anomaly. Previously, Lloyd has been primarily a business district in the middle of residential and mixed-use neighborhoods. The district is […]

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Up in Portland, we are loving our new storefront location on the corner of SE Grand and Main. To celebrate, I decided to go for a ride on one of our e-bikes—from our new digs all the way to Mt. Tabor! The ride was fantastic, and I got to hit some of my favorite spots […]

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Rider Profile: Masayo Simon Age: 27 Hometown: Seattle, WA Current City: Portland, OR Modes of Transportation: All of them! Favorite Place to Lock Up: Skidmore Bluffs Favorite Bike Lane: Shared lane on NE Tillamook Ave. One of the things that drew me to Portland was the grand allure of city biking. I’d always wanted to […]

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When people visit from out of town, a food tour is usually in order – and as you know, one…

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As a Portlander and an urban planner, I’ve been fascinated with electric bicycles and their ability to change how people…