Jon Will Arrive in Fountain Valley, CA

54-year-old Canadian Man Arrives in Fountain Valley, Calif. on Wednesday, Sept. 28 on 1,553-mile Electric Bike Ride Adventure From British Columbia to Indio, Calif.

Jon Langille is available for interviews on Wednesday, Sept. 28

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 23, 2016 — Jon Langille, age 54, will arrive in Fountain Valley, Calif., on Wednesday, Sept. 28, on his 1,553-mile “bucket list” electric bicycle ride from his home in Nelson, British Columbia, to Indio, Calif. He will celebrate the completion of his ride by attending the Desert Trip concert featuring the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Neil Young and The Who. He left British Columbia on Sept. 5 and will arrive in Indio on Oct. 6.  On his month-long adventure, Jon is riding through Washington, Oregon, Nevada and California.

“At 54 years old, I never thought it would be possible for me to do a long-distance bicycle ride,” Langille said. “With an electric bicycle, it’s not only possible, it is a great adventure. I get to meet people along the way as I make my way to Indio for the concert. I’m excited to hit two of my bucket lists goals — this long-distance bike trip and the concert.”

MEDIA AND PUBLIC IS INVITED TO CELEBRATE JON’S ARRIVAL IN ORANGE COUNTY

WHAT:     Celebration to welcome Jon Langille after his 1,553-mile ride from Canada

WHERE:   Pedego Corp., 11310 Slater Ave., Fountain Valley, Calif.

WHEN:     Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2:30 p.m. — Refreshments Provided

WHO:        Hosted by Don DiCostanzo, CEO, and Terry Sherry, CFO, Pedego Corp.

RSVP:       Sandra Eckardt at 949-400-2258 or Sandra@eckardtstrategies.com

“Jon is showing the world that it’s possible for a 54-year-old person to reach his bucket list goal of long-distance bike rides on a Pedego electric bike. We encourage other Baby Boomers to create their own Pedego adventures,” said Don DiCostanzo, CEO, Pedego Electric Bikes, the Number 1 electric bike brand sold in the United States. Pedego was founded in 2008 by Don DiCostanzo, CEO, 59, and Terry Sherry, 60, two best friends who loved cycling but hated hills.

Langille is an experienced bicyclist who, decades ago, toured Asia, Australia and the United Kingdom by bicycle. His Desert Trip Pedego ride will be his first long-distance ride in more than 30 years and is made possible with an electric bike. He will be riding a Pedego Stretch cargo electric bike, which offers Pedego’s PedalSense™ technology to help him pedal when needed. The bike also has a throttle for instant speed. The bike goes up to 20 miles per hour. Langille rides an average of 62 miles per day and recharges the bike’s 48volt battery each night.

Click here to follow Jon on his route and see his distance covered, average speeds, maps, photos and more.

Mike Clyde, owner of Pedego Canada, is supplying extra batteries, maintenance supplies, and support for Langille’s trip. Clyde said, “This is the first time a Pedego Stretch Cargo electric bike will be ridden from Canada to the Southern United States. We’re very excited to see the bike put through its paces and applaud Jon for taking on a journey of this magnitude.”

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About the Pedego Stretch Cargo Electric Bike

The Pedego Stretch Cargo electric bike lets the rider haul cargo on the front and rear. Its moveable back racks can accommodate different types of cargo, including people, with the optional cushions or baby seats. Special rails also accommodate most standard pannier bags for added cargo space. A deluxe saddle with suspension seat post provides extra cushioning for long rides, and a quick-release handlebar allows riders to easily make adjustments to suit their comfort. Extra-wide tires deliver a nice, smooth ride. It comes standard with a 48volt battery. It features five levels of PedalSense pedal assist plus a twist-and-go throttle for full power on demand. Included is an LCD display with USB charging port for a mobile phone and other devices, front and rear lights, and fenders and chain guard to keep the rider clean and dry. Its whisper-quiet, state-of-the-art geared motor delivers best-in-class acceleration and hill climbing along with Shimano seven-speed gears for easy pedaling. Self-sealing tubes help prevent flats. Top-of-the-line SRAM disc brakes deliver powerful and reliable braking. It is retail priced at $3,495.

About Pedego

Pedego Electric Bikes is the Number 1 electric bike brand in the United States, according to a new report from Navigant Research. Pedego manufactures 10 high-quality, innovative models, including cruisers, tandems, commuters, fat-tire bikes, mountain bikes, cargo bikes and a convenient electric folding bike. Sold at more than 85 Pedego-branded stores and hundreds of independent electric bike dealers worldwide, Pedego’s stylish “pedal or not” electric bikes boast powerful, whisper-quiet motors that let riders sail up hills and breeze through headwinds with a smile. Available in hundreds of color combinations, Pedego electric bikes deliver a green alternative for transportation, exercise and recreation — transforming lives with fun and delight.  Founded in 2008, Orange County, Calif.-based Pedego inspires riders to say, “Hello, Fun!”

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PR CONTACT:

Sandra Eckardt

949-400-2258

Sandra@eckardtstrategies.com

Jon Will Arrive in Indio, CA

54-year-old Canadian Man to Arrive in Indio, Calif. on Thursday, Oct. 6 After 1,553-mile Electric Bike Ride Adventure From British Columbia

Jon Langille is available for interviews on Oct. 6 and Oct. 7

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 22, 2016 — Jon Langille, age 54, will arrive in Indio, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 6, meeting his “bucket list” goal of completing his 1,553-mile electric bicycle ride from his home in Nelson, British Columbia. He will celebrate the completion of his ride by attending the Desert Trip concert featuring the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Neil Young and The Who. He left British Columbia on Sept. 5.  On his month-long adventure, Jon is riding through Washington, Oregon, Nevada and California.

“At 54 years old, I never thought it would be possible for me to do a long-distance bicycle ride,” Langille said. “With an electric bicycle, it’s not only possible, it is a great adventure. I get to meet people along the way as I make my way to Indio for the concert. I’m excited to hit two of my bucket lists goals — this long-distance bike trip and the concert.”

To celebrate Jon’s arrival, Pedego La Quinta store will host a welcome party open to the public.

MEDIA AND PUBLIC IS INVITED TO JOIN CELEBRATION TO WELCOME JON TO INDIO

WHAT:     Celebration to welcome Jon Langille after his 1,553-mile ride from Canada

WHERE:   Pedego La Quinta, 78-075 Main Street, Suite 104, La Quinta, Calif.

WHEN:     Thursday, Oct. 6, Noon

WHO:        Hosted by Bryan Newman of Pedego La Quinta

RSVP:       Sandra Eckardt at 949-400-2258 or Sandra@eckardtstrategies.com

Langille is an experienced bicyclist who, decades ago, toured Asia, Australia and the United Kingdom by bicycle. His Desert Trip Pedego ride will be his first long-distance ride in more than 30 years and is made possible with an electric bike. He will be riding a Pedego Stretch cargo electric bike, which offers Pedego’s PedalSense™ technology to help him pedal when needed. The bike also has a throttle for instant speed. The bike goes up to 20 miles per hour. Langille rides an average of 62 miles per day and recharges the bike’s 48volt battery each night.

Click here to follow Jon on his route and see his distance covered, average speeds, maps, photos and more.

“Long-distance rides are enjoyable on a Pedego electric bike, and we applaud Jon’s quest and encourage other Baby Boomers to create their own Pedego adventures,” said Don DiCostanzo, CEO, Pedego Electric Bikes, the Number 1 electric bike brand sold in the United States. Pedego was founded in 2008 by Don DiCostanzo, CEO, 59, and Terry Sherry, 60, two best friends who loved cycling but hated hills.

Mike Clyde, owner of Pedego Canada, is supplying extra batteries, maintenance supplies, and support for Langille’s trip. Clyde said, “This is the first time a Pedego Stretch Cargo electric bike will be ridden from Canada to the Southern United States. We’re very excited to see the bike put through its paces and applaud Jon for taking on a journey of this magnitude.”

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About the Pedego Stretch Cargo Electric Bike

The Pedego Stretch Cargo electric bike lets the rider haul cargo on the front and rear. Its moveable back racks can accommodate different types of cargo, including people, with the optional cushions or baby seats. Special rails also accommodate most standard pannier bags for added cargo space. A deluxe saddle with suspension seat post provides extra cushioning for long rides, and a quick-release handlebar allows riders to easily make adjustments to suit their comfort. Extra-wide tires deliver a nice, smooth ride. It comes standard with a 48volt battery. It features five levels of PedalSense pedal assist plus a twist-and-go throttle for full power on demand. Included is an LCD display with USB charging port for a mobile phone and other devices, front and rear lights, and fenders and chain guard to keep the rider clean and dry. Its whisper-quiet, state-of-the-art geared motor delivers best-in-class acceleration and hill climbing along with Shimano seven-speed gears for easy pedaling. Self-sealing tubes help prevent flats. Top-of-the-line SRAM disc brakes deliver powerful and reliable braking. It is retail priced at $3,495.

About Pedego La Quinta

Pedego® La Quinta offers the region’s finest selection of Pedego electric bikes for sales, tours and rentals. Rental Rates range from $14 to $25 per hour and from $50 to $100 per day. The store is located in the heart of Old Town La Quinta at 78-015 Main Street, Suite 106, La Quinta, Calif., 92253. Cross streets are Calle Tampico and Avenida Bermudas. Open weekdays and weekends from 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Rentals and tours are available by appointment, and walk-ins are also welcome. The staff always looks forward to delighting visitors, beginning with free test rides. Please call the store at 760-972-4017 or email us at bryan@pedegolq.com for more information on rentals, tours or purchases. For photos and news, visit our website at http://www.pedegolq.com. Visit Pedego La Quinta under “pedegolq” on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram where you can check for upcoming specials and events.

About Pedego

Pedego Electric Bikes is the Number 1 electric bike brand in the United States, according to a new report from Navigant Research. Pedego manufactures 10 high-quality, innovative models, including cruisers, tandems, commuters, fat-tire bikes, mountain bikes, cargo bikes and a convenient electric folding bike. Sold at more than 85 Pedego-branded stores and hundreds of independent electric bike dealers worldwide, Pedego’s stylish “pedal or not” electric bikes boast powerful, whisper-quiet motors that let riders sail up hills and breeze through headwinds with a smile. Available in hundreds of color combinations, Pedego electric bikes deliver a green alternative for transportation, exercise and recreation — transforming lives with fun and delight.  Founded in 2008, Orange County, Calif.-based Pedego inspires riders to say, “Hello, Fun!”

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PR CONTACT:

Sandra Eckardt

949-400-2258

Sandra@eckardtstrategies.com

 

Jon Will Arrive in Avila Beach, CA

54-year-old Canadian Man to Arrive in Avila Beach, Calif. on Thursday, Sept. 22 on 1,553-mile Electric Bike Ride Adventure From British Columbia to Indio, Calif.

Jon Langille is available for interviews on Sept. 22 and 23

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 22 2016 — Jon Langille, age 54, will arrive in Avila Beach, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 22, on his 1,553-mile “bucket list” electric bicycle ride from his home in Nelson, British Columbia, to Indio, Calif. He will celebrate the completion of his ride by attending the Desert Trip concert featuring the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Neil Young and The Who. He left British Columbia on Sept. 5 and will arrive in Indio on Oct. 6.  On his month-long adventure, Jon is riding through Washington, Oregon, Nevada and California.

“At 54 years old, I never thought it would be possible for me to do a long-distance bicycle ride,” Langille said. “With an electric bicycle, it’s not only possible, it is a great adventure. I get to meet people along the way as I make my way to Indio for the concert. I’m excited to hit two of my bucket lists goals — this long-distance bike trip and the concert.”

“We are thrilled to welcome Jon for his pit stop at Pedego Avila Beach,” said Debbie Brunsting, owner of the Pedego Avila Beach store. “We are proud to support his efforts so he can achieve this exciting goal on his Pedego Stretch Cargo Electric Bike. Jon is a great example of how almost anyone can ride an electric bike for miles, days or even a month!”

Langille is an experienced bicyclist who, decades ago, toured Asia, Australia and the United Kingdom by bicycle. His Desert Trip Pedego ride will be his first long-distance ride in more than 30 years and is made possible with an electric bike. He will be riding a Pedego Stretch cargo electric bike, which offers Pedego’s PedalSense™ technology to help him pedal when needed. The bike also has a throttle for instant speed. The bike goes up to 20 miles per hour. Langille rides an average of 62 miles per day and recharges the bike’s 48volt battery each night.

Click here to follow Jon on his route and see his distance covered, average speeds, maps, photos and more.

“Long-distance rides are enjoyable on a Pedego electric bike, and we applaud Jon’s quest and encourage other Baby Boomers to create their own Pedego adventures,” said Don DiCostanzo, CEO, Pedego Electric Bikes, the Number 1 electric bike brand sold in the United States. Pedego was founded in 2008 by Don DiCostanzo, CEO, 59, and Terry Sherry, 60, two best friends who loved cycling but hated hills.

Mike Clyde, owner of Pedego Canada, is supplying extra batteries, maintenance supplies, and support for Langille’s trip. Clyde said, “This is the first time a Pedego Stretch Cargo electric bike will be ridden from Canada to the Southern United States. We’re very excited to see the bike put through its paces and applaud Jon for taking on a journey of this magnitude.”

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About the Pedego Stretch Cargo Electric Bike

The Pedego Stretch Cargo electric bike lets the rider haul cargo on the front and rear. Its moveable back racks can accommodate different types of cargo, including people, with the optional cushions or baby seats. Special rails also accommodate most standard pannier bags for added cargo space. A deluxe saddle with suspension seat post provides extra cushioning for long rides, and a quick-release handlebar allows riders to easily make adjustments to suit their comfort. Extra-wide tires deliver a nice, smooth ride. It comes standard with a 48volt battery. It features five levels of PedalSense pedal assist plus a twist-and-go throttle for full power on demand. Included is an LCD display with USB charging port for a mobile phone and other devices, front and rear lights, and fenders and chain guard to keep the rider clean and dry. Its whisper-quiet, state-of-the-art geared motor delivers best-in-class acceleration and hill climbing along with Shimano seven-speed gears for easy pedaling. Self-sealing tubes help prevent flats. Top-of-the-line SRAM disc brakes deliver powerful and reliable braking. It is retail priced at $3,495.

About Pedego Avila Beach

Pedego Avila Beach offers the region’s finest selection of Pedego electric bikes for sales, self-guided tours and rentals. The store is located at 425 1st Street, Avila Beach, Calif. 93424. It is open from 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. every day. The staff looks forward to delighting visitors, beginning with free test rides. Visit https://www.pedegoelectricbikes.com/dealers/avila-beach/ or call 805-627-1414 or email info@classicelectricbikes.com for more information.

About Pedego

Pedego Electric Bikes is the Number 1 electric bike brand in the United States, according to a new report from Navigant Research. Pedego manufactures 10 high-quality, innovative models, including cruisers, tandems, commuters, fat-tire bikes, mountain bikes, cargo bikes and a convenient electric folding bike. Sold at more than 85 Pedego-branded stores and hundreds of independent electric bike dealers worldwide, Pedego’s stylish “pedal or not” electric bikes boast powerful, whisper-quiet motors that let riders sail up hills and breeze through headwinds with a smile. Available in hundreds of color combinations, Pedego electric bikes deliver a green alternative for transportation, exercise and recreation — transforming lives with fun and delight.  Founded in 2008, Orange County, Calif.-based Pedego inspires riders to say, “Hello, Fun!”

PR CONTACT:

Sandra Eckardt

949-400-2258

Sandra@eckardtstrategies.com

Jon Arrives in Sacramento

54-year-old Canadian Man Arrived in Sacramento, Calif. on Sunday, Sept. 18 After Embarking on 1,553-mile Electric Bike Ride From British Columbia, Canada to Indio, Calif.

Jon is available for interviews on Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 19 and 20

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 19, 2016 — Jon Langille, age 54, has embarked on a 1,553-mile electric bike ride from his hometown of Nelson, British Columbia, to Indio, Calif., to attend the Desert Trip concert featuring the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Neil Young and The Who. The ride will take more than a month, with Langille arriving on October 7 to meet his wife and attend the concert. He left British Columbia on September 5. He has been riding for two weeks and has traveled past the halfway mark of his journal, riding more than 950 miles.

Jon arrived in Sacramento on Sunday, Sept. 18, and was greeted by Pedego Sacramento, a Practical Cycle Transportation Company, located in Old Town Sacramento at 114 J St, Sacramento, Calif., 95814. Jon’s fans and friends were there to celebrate his journey and provide him with support upon his arrival in Sacramento.

“At 54 years old, I never thought it would be possible for me to do a long-distance bicycle ride,” Langille said. “With an electric bicycle, it’s not only possible, it is a great adventure. I will travel through four states and meet people along the way as I make my way to Indio for the concert. I’m excited to hit two of my bucket lists goals — this long-distance bike trip and the concert.”

“We are thrilled to welcome Jon for his pit stop at Pedego Sacramento,” said Tim Castleman, owner of the Pedego Sacramento store. “We are proud to support his efforts so he can achieve this exciting goal on his Pedego Stretch Cargo Electric Bike. Our mission is to make cycling more practical for everyday people, and Jon is a shining example of how we can put almost anyone on an electric bike and let them ride for miles.”

Langille will travel through Washington, Oregon, Nevada and California on his journey. He is an experienced bicyclist who, decades ago, toured Asia, Australia and the United Kingdom by bicycle. His Desert Trip Pedego ride will be his first long-distance ride in more than 30 years and is made possible with an electric bike. He will be riding a Pedego Stretch cargo electric bike, which offers Pedego’s PedalSense™ technology to help him pedal when needed. The bike also includes a throttle for instant speed. The bike goes up to 20 miles per hour. He expects to travel an average of 62 miles per day and will recharge the bike’s 48volt battery each night.

Click here to follow Jon on his route and see his distance covered, average speeds, maps, photos and more.

“Long-distance rides are enjoyable on a Pedego electric bike, and we applaud Jon’s quest and encourage other Baby Boomers to create their own Pedego adventures,” said Don DiCostanzo, CEO of Pedego Electric Bikes, the Number 1 electric bike brand sold in the United States, according to a new report from Navigant Research. Pedego was founded in 2008 by Don DiCostanzo, CEO, 59, and Terry Sherry, 60, two best friends who loved cycling but hated hills.

Mike Clyde, owner of Pedego Canada, is supplying extra batteries, maintenance supplies, and support for Langille’s trip. Clyde said, “This is the first time a Pedego Stretch Cargo electric bike will be ridden from Canada to the Southern United States. We’re very excited to see the bike put through its paces and applaud Jon for taking on a journey of this magnitude.”

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About the Pedego Stretch Cargo Electric Bike

The Pedego Stretch Cargo electric bike lets the rider haul cargo on the front and rear. Its moveable back racks can accommodate different types of cargo, including people, with the optional cushions or baby seats. Special rails also accommodate most standard pannier bags for added cargo space. A deluxe saddle with suspension seat post provides extra cushioning for long rides, and a quick-release handlebar allows riders to easily make adjustments to suit their comfort. Extra-wide tires deliver a nice, smooth ride. It comes standard with a 48volt battery. It features five levels of PedalSense pedal assist plus a twist-and-go throttle for full power on demand. Included is an LCD display with USB charging port for a mobile phone and other devices, front and rear lights, and fenders and chain guard to keep the rider clean and dry. Its whisper-quiet, state-of-the-art geared motor delivers best-in-class acceleration and hill climbing along with Shimano seven-speed gears for easy pedaling. Self-sealing tubes help prevent flats. Top-of-the-line SRAM disc brakes deliver powerful and reliable braking. It is retail priced at $3,495.

About Pedego Sacramento, a Practical Cycle Transportation Company

Pedego® Sacramento, a Practical Cycle Transportation Company, offers the region’s finest selection of Pedego electric bikes for sales, self-guided tours and rentals. The store is located in Old Town Sacramento at 114 J St, Sacramento, Calif., 95814. It is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. fall/winter and until 7:00 p.m. spring/summer. Early or late appointments are available upon request. The staff looks forward to delighting visitors, beginning with free test rides. Please call the store at (916) 706-0077 or email info@practicalcycle.com for more information on rentals, self-guided tours or purchases. For photos and news, visit our website at http://www.practicalcycle.com/.

About Pedego

Pedego Electric Bikes, the Number 1 electric bike brand in the United States (according to Navigant Research), manufactures 10 high-quality, innovative models, including cruisers, tandems, commuters, fat-tire bikes, mountain bikes, cargo bikes and a convenient electric folding bike. Sold at more than 85 Pedego-branded stores and hundreds of independent electric bike dealers worldwide, Pedego’s stylish “pedal or not” electric bikes boast powerful, whisper-quiet motors that let riders sail up hills and breeze through headwinds with a smile. Available in hundreds of color combinations, Pedego electric bikes deliver a green alternative for transportation, exercise and recreation — transforming lives with fun and delight.  Founded in 2008, Orange County, Calif.-based Pedego inspires riders to say, “Hello, Fun!”

PR CONTACT:

Sandra Eckardt

949-400-2258

Sandra@eckardtstrategies.com

 

Jon Arrives in Redding

54-year-old Canadian Man Arrives in Redding, Calif. on Sunday, Sept. 17 After Embarking on 1,553-mile Electric Bike Ride from British Columbia, Canada to Indio, Calif.

Jon is available for interviews on Saturday, Sept. 17

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 15, 2016 — Jon Langille, age 54, has embarked on a 1,553-mile electric bike ride from his hometown of Nelson, British Columbia, to Indio, Calif., to attend the Desert Trip concert featuring the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Neil Young and The Who. The ride will take more than a month, with Langille arriving on October 7 to meet his wife and attend the concert. He left British Columbia on September 5.

Jon arrives in Redding on Saturday, Sept. 17 and will be greeted by the Pedego Redding Store located at 2014 Hilltop Drive Redding, Calif., 96002.  Jon’s fans and friends will be there to celebrate his journey and provide him support upon his arrival in Redding.

“At 54 years old, I never thought it would be possible for me to do another long-distance bicycle ride,” Langille said. “With an electric bicycle, it’s not only possible, it will be a great adventure. I will get to travel through four states and meet people along the way as I make my way to Indio for the concert.”

“Jon has traveled more than 800 miles, and we are thrilled to welcome him at his pit stop in Pedego Redding,” said Garth Schmeck, Pedego Redding Owner.  “We are proud to support his efforts so he can achieve this exiting goal on his Pedego Stretch Cargo Electric Bike.”

Langille will travel through Washington, Oregon, Nevada and California on his journey. He is an experienced bicyclist who, decades ago, toured Asia, Australia and the United Kingdom by bicycle. His Desert Trip Pedego ride will be his first long-distance ride in more than 30 years and is made possible with an electric bike. He will be riding a Pedego Stretch cargo electric bike, which offers Pedego’s PedalSense™ technology to help him pedal when needed. The bike also includes a throttle for instant speed. The bike goes up to 20 miles per hour. He expects to travel an average of 62 miles per day and will recharge the bike’s 48volt battery each night.

Click here to follow Jon on his route and see his distance covered, average speeds, maps, photos and more.

“Long-distance rides are enjoyable on a Pedego electric bike, and we applaud Jon’s quest and encourage other Baby Boomers to create their own Pedego adventures,” said Don DiCostanzo, CEO of Pedego Electric Bikes, the Number 1 electric bike brand sold in the United States, according to a new report from Navigant Research. Pedego was founded in 2008 by Don DiCostanzo, CEO, 59, and Terry Sherry, 60, two best friends who loved cycling but hated hills.

Mike Clyde, owner of Pedego Canada, is supplying extra batteries, maintenance supplies, and support for Langille’s trip. Clyde said, “This is the first time a Pedego Stretch Cargo electric bike will be ridden from Canada to the Southern United States. We’re very excited to see the bike put through its paces and applaud Jon for taking on a journey of this magnitude.”

About the Pedego Stretch Cargo Electric Bike

The Pedego Stretch Cargo electric bike lets the rider haul cargo on the front and rear. Its moveable back racks can accommodate different types of cargo, including people, with the optional cushions or baby seats. Special rails also accommodate most standard pannier bags for added cargo space. A deluxe saddle with suspension seat post provides extra cushioning for long rides, and a quick-release handlebar allows riders to easily make adjustments to suit their comfort. Extra-wide tires deliver a nice, smooth ride. It comes standard with a 48volt battery. It features five levels of PedalSense pedal assist plus a twist-and-go throttle for full power on demand. Included is an LCD display with USB charging port for a mobile phone and other devices, front and rear lights, and fenders and chain guard to keep the rider clean and dry. Its whisper-quiet, state-of-the-art geared motor delivers best-in-class acceleration and hill climbing along with Shimano seven-speed gears for easy pedaling. Self-sealing tubes help prevent flats. Top-of-the-line SRAM disc brakes deliver powerful and reliable braking. It is retail priced at $3,495.

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About Pedego Redding

Pedego® Redding is the region’s premier location for sales and tours on Pedego electric bikes. Also known as Cyclopedia of Redding, the store is also a Pedego-branded dealership offering an abundance of fun on the bike path with a variety of Pedego models. Located at 2014 Hilltop Drive, Redding, Calif., the store is surrounded by miles of scenic river paths, parks, historic landmarks, interesting architectural destinations and more. Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sunday and Monday. Visit us at http://www.pedegoelectricbikes.com/dealers/redding/.  Call us at (530) 605-4500 or email info@pedegoredding.com to reserve a rental or schedule a free test ride.

About Pedego

Pedego Electric Bikes, the fastest-growing electric bicycle company in the United States, manufactures 10 high-quality, innovative models, including cruisers, tandems, commuters, fat-tire bikes, mountain bikes, cargo bikes and a convenient electric folding bike. Sold at more than 85 Pedego-branded stores and hundreds of independent electric bike dealers worldwide, Pedego’s stylish “pedal or not” electric bikes boast powerful, whisper-quiet motors that let riders sail up hills and breeze through headwinds with a smile. Available in hundreds of color combinations, Pedego electric bikes deliver a green alternative for transportation, exercise and recreation — transforming lives with fun and delight.  Founded in 2008, Orange County, Calif.-based Pedego inspires riders to say, “Hello, Fun!”

 

 

PR CONTACT:

Sandra Eckardt

949-400-2258

Sandra@eckardtstrategies.com