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Pedego McDowell Mountain electric bike store co-owners Jon and Molly Krick
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Electric bike brand expands in the North Scottsdale/Phoenix area  SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 3, 2017 — Pedego® Electric Bikes is proud to debut a new store in the McDowell Mountain area of North Scottsdale. Opening in mid-October 2017, Pedego McDowell Mountain is the 108th Pedego store to open worldwide by the

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Hall C of the Interbike International Expo at Mandalay Bay Convention Center on Wednesday, Sep. 20, 2017, in Las Vegas
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The 35th annual Interbike show in Las Vegas wrapped up on Friday where lectric bikes were a huge hit. The cycling industry’s largest North American show had roughly 25,000 people in attendance with hundreds of exhibitors. There were about 50 electric bike companies present at this year’s show, a near ten-fold increase

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Yamaha Motor Corp. will enter the electric bike market in 2018. The brand will launch “Yamaha Power Assist Bicycles” at Interbike next week where different prototype models will be showcased. In 1993, Yamaha launched the world’s first electrically power assisted bicycle and has seen great success since.   Read the

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Anne Watson, owner of Pedego Acadia, the brand’s 107th store worldwide
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Pedego Electric Bikes Let Riders Reach New Heights at Acadia National Park FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 12, 2017 — A Pedego® Electric Bikes store has opened in Bar Harbor, Maine, and now cyclists can reach new heights of fun at Acadia National Park. When store owner Anne Watson discovered how

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Pedego Riverwalk owner Matt Burkhart and wife Katherine Burkhart
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New store energizes Jenks with America’s #1 electric bike   FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 11, 2017 — A new Pedego® Electric Bikes store is open at the Riverwalk in Jenks, Okla., and the Tulsa region is energized by the addition of America’s top-selling electric bike brand. Pedego Riverwalk is the

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With e-bike sales expected to top 30 million this year in the United States, the Electric Spokes Company is launching a franchise company called Voltaire Cycles. The demand for electric bikes and other electric assisted cycles has never been higher, currently, more ebikes are sold than any other electric powered

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In conjunction with Electric Bike Action and Mountain Bike Action magazines, Interbike is launching “Shootout on E-Mountain.” Retailers can demo 10 different brands of e-bikes on an e-bike trail, and then review them afterwards by answering a few questions about each one. The results will be analyzed and published in

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PESU Monster
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Through crowdfunding, PESU E-bike launched two new hybrid bike models: the Monster and the Volador. The Monster, an XC model is designed for both off-road and on-road environments. The Volador, an AM model, is a mountain bike designed to endure rough terrain, big drops and steep slope. The power boost

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Don Robitaille pedals his electric assisted bicycle down Old Greene Road in Lewiston. Robitaille will ride from Fort Kent to Kittery on U.S. Route 1, a distance of about 526 miles.
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Don Robitaille, 86, from Lewiston begins his journey from Fort Kent to Kittery today on his electric-assisted bicycle. The trip should take Robitaille an estimated 10 days to two weeks to complete. He plans to visit museums and site see during his trip, and will end each night at a

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Germany
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The Bicycle Industry Association estimates that around 680,000 vehicles will be sold by the end of 2017. This would represent double-digit growth of around 12% from last year. City folks in Germany are especially enjoying bikes and e-bikes as a means of transportation in the inner cities overloaded with car

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