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Pedego Electric Bikes Offers 12 Ways for Yuletide Days

America’s top electric bikes deliver gifts galore for the holiday season

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 24, 2017 — This year’s holiday carolers will be laughing all the way on Pedego® electric bikes as Pedego presents a dozen distinctive models for Yuletide’s 12 days of gift-giving fun. Each innovative model boasts unique features to fit the lifestyle, fashion sense, size, interests and personality of its joyful recipient. On America’s best-selling electric bikes, riders pedal distances with ease, fly over hills and make headwinds a breeze.

“Gifts never offered so much stylish fun and adventure tied up with a single bow. Whether your true love works or plays, there’s a Pedego electric bike for all 12 days,” said Don DiCostanzo, Pedego CEO and co-founder.

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Available at more than 100 Pedego stores nationwide, here are 12 models that will make the recipient shout “Hello, Fun!” Most are also available for affordable rentals. Gift certificates and free test rides are available at Pedego stores nationwide.

Pedego Platinum Interceptor: Premium beach cruising no matter where you live

Ultra-cool California-style beach cruiser that features the best of Pedego’s Interceptor model and then makes biking super sweet with premium components. Fly up hills with its powerful 48-volt battery.

Pedego Interceptor: Rugged power and chic beach cruiser style

Colorful California beach cruiser style that zooms up hills with its powerful 48-volt battery and glides for miles of smiles.

Pedego City Commuter: Escape Traffic and Go Green in 2017

Sleek, chic powerful Dutch Street-style model for the commuter who wants freedom, fun and fresh air. Four battery options and two frame styles empower you to choose the perfect fit for your gift.

Pedego Stretch Cargo Bike: Haul precious cargo, from kids to camping gear

Santa uses this model for the big jobs. Extra strong to deliver the goods while having a load of fun. Reconfigurable, so you can share the ride with a second adult or a couple of kids.

Pedego Trail Tracker: Off-road fun for the entire family (for ages 8 to 88)

Available in 26-inch, 24-inch and 20-inch models, Pedego’s Trail Tracker fat-tire electric bikes empower families to enjoy spectacular off-road adventures together.

Pedego Ridge Rider: Magical mountain bike for a truly peak experience

Storm the steepest slopes, reach new vistas and have fun all the way. If you’ve dreamed of touching the sky, this model will get you there with a smile on your face.

Pedego Latch Folding Bike: Extra fun and convenient

Take it wherever you roam. Folds quickly to stash and then unfolds fast for fun. Perfect for RVs, boats and to stow-and-go in your car or SUV. State-of-the-art belt drive keeps your space spotless clean.

Pedego Boomerang & Boomerang Plus: Accessibility and rugged power for extra-easy cruising

Featuring an ultra-low step thru design, it’s fun for almost everyone. Optional 48 volts and mag wheels allow people with weight, hip or knee issues to climb right on and ride.

Branded Bikes Powered by Pedego: Ford Super Cruiser, Pedego Airstream Bike, Travis Mathews Bike

Name-brand enthusiasts will thrill to models with the names they know and love.  Whether the rider is a Ford fan, a camping cousin or a golfer on the go, there’s a dream bike to match his or her beloved brand.

Pedego Trike: Three-wheeled cruising at its finest

Extra stability and comfort in a dapper darling of the bike path. This model empowers more riders to keep rolling while enjoying fashionable fun.

Tandem: Double the fun on an electric bike built for two

From date night to family rides, this versatile cruiser offers a great way to bring more riders along. Get the team spirit going and have double the fun while cruising on the only electric tandem available.

Comfort Cruiser: Affordable, enjoyable original Pedego cruiser

A gentle introductory model for those who have never tried a Pedego electric bike or for those who prefer to keep it simple.

Pedego electric bikes come with a powerful, lightweight and long-lasting battery featuring cutting edge lithium-ion technology as well as a 500-watt, geared motor that delivers best-in-class acceleration and hill climbing. The sensation of power from these electric bikes is exhilarating. And because it’s Pedego, they also come with an industry-leading warranty.

“Pedego electric bikes will make loved ones extra joyful this holiday season, giving them the magical gift of fun, transportation and exercise in the model of their dreams,” added DiCostanzo.

About Pedego

Pedego®  Electric Bikes is the Number 1 electric bike brand in the United States, according to Navigant Research. Pedego manufactures 12 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 100 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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Pedego Electric Bikes Ranked Number 34 on Orange County Business Journal’s List of Fastest-growing Mid-size Private Companies in Orange County

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 6, 2016 — Pedego® Electric Bikes has been ranked Number 34 on the Orange County Business Journal’s List of the Fastest-growing Mid-size Private Companies in Orange County. It grew 73.5 percent in revenues from 2014–2016.

“We attribute our stellar growth and being the Number 1 bicycle company to delighting our customers with colorful, high-quality electric bikes in 10 models and providing exceptional support to our dealer network,” said Pedego CEO and co-founder Don DiCostanzo.

Pedego is the fastest-growing bicycle company in the United States and is the highest-ranked bicycle company on the 2016 Inc. 5000 with three-year sales growth of 155 percent. Pedego was also recently named the fastest-growing electric bike company in the United States by 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 — and designed their first bike on a cocktail napkin. Its 10 colorful electric bicycle models are sold at 85 independently owned stores and at hundreds of bike shops as well as throughout Europe, Canada, South Africa, New Zealand and Russia.

Pedego’s Market Differentiation: Pedego Tagline Says It All — “Hello, Fun!”

  • VARIETY — Pedego offers 10 models of high-quality colorful bikes, including cruisers, commuters, mountain and trail bikes, a cargo bike and an ingenious folding bike.
  • SPEED — With a twist of the throttle, Pedego riders can go up to 20 MPH.
  • COLOR — Hundreds of color combinations let consumers customize their bikes.
  • TECHNOLOGY — PedalSense™ technology helps give riders extra help riding at five different power levels.
  • FUN — Pedego riders enjoy “exercise disguised as fun,” going longer, farther and faster!

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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 CONTACTS:

Teri Sawyer, T&Co.
714-801-1687
TeriSawyer@me.com

Sandra Eckardt, T&Co.
949-400-2258
Sandra@eckardtstrategies.com

Pedego Electric Bikes Make Fun and Healthy Holiday Gifts With Ten Stylish Models

Pedego Named Number 1 Electric Bike Brand in the United States by Navigant Research

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 4, 2016 — Pedego Electric Bikes are at the top of most holiday wish lists for a healthy gift that delivers exercise disguised as fun.  Ranked the Number 1 electric bike brand in the United States by Navigant Research, Pedego electric bikes come in 10 models, multiple sizes, two styles (classic and step-thru) and dozens of color combinations to suit every personality. And it’s easy to find Pedego bikes, as they’re available at more than 85 Pedego stores worldwide. Test rides are always free. Riders can also rent bikes for as little as $20 per hour or take Pedego electric bike tours. Gift certificates for electric bikes, accessories, rentals and tours are also available at most stores.

“Pedego electric bikes make the best health-conscious holiday gifts,” said Don DiCostanzo, CEO, Pedego Electric Bikes. “From cruisers and commuter bikes to mountain bikes and trail bikes, and even a unique folding bike, Pedego bikes have something for everyone.”

Features on most Pedego electric bikes include:

  • On-board computer to track mileage, view MPH and even a plug to charge your mobile phone
  • Twist-and-go throttle for power on demand, reaching speeds up to 20 MPH
  • Pedal Assist that gives the rider a little extra push automatically as they pedal along
  • Frame geometry designed to maximize the rider’s comfort with a model to match each individual’s preferences, whether leaning forward or cruising upright.
  • Light-weight, long-lasting Lithium Ion batteries with Samsung cells that take the rider more than 20 miles on a single charge and are removable for inside charging (costs about 25 cents worth of electricity to charge and takes up to 3 hours) and an industry-leading three-year limited warranty
  • State-of-the-art geared motor delivering the best-in-class acceleration and hill climbing
  • High-end components, including Shimano seven-speed gears, Schwalbe tires, self-sealing tubes to help prevent flats and SRAM disk brakes
  • Optional long-range batteries
  • Optional mag wheels for select models, including the Interceptor and Boomerang Plus
  • Optional baby seats for the Stretch Cargo (you can put two baby seats on the back)

Pedego models available for the 2016 holidays:

  • New for 2016 Holidays! Pedego Trail Tracker Fat-tire Trail Bikes for the whole family. Now in three sizes to accommodate riders of various heights, Trail Trackers make bike riding on sand, gravel or snow an exciting excursion for family and friends. From $3,295 MSRP
  • Pedego Ridge Rider. Take electric cycling to new heights in fun climbing mountain peaks and zooming to sky-high vistas with Ridge Rider’s powerful 48-volt, 11 amp hour battery and 500-watt geared motor delivering ultimate thrust to conquer the most challenging ascents. From $3,395 MSRP
  • Pedego Interceptor. For the rider who craves extra power combined with the sweet calm of cruising, this bike has all the bells and whistles. From $2,995 MSRP
  • Pedego Comfort Cruiser and Tandem. Classic beach cruiser design and a twist ‘n go throttle that says, “I conquer hills and headwinds!”  From $2,295 MSRP
  • Pedego City Commuter. Named one of 2016’s top 10 commuter bikes by Men’s Fitness, this Dutch-street styling offers a fresh-air ride to the office with the fun of automatic Pedal Assist. This bike says, “Love your commute to work!” From $2,595 MSRP
  • Pedego Boomerang and Boomerang Plus. This ultra-low, easy step-thru cruiser with ultra-chic styling says, “It’s never too late! Welcome back to the bike path!” From $2,295 MSRP
  • Pedego Latch. The industry’s most innovative electric folding bike can be carried or rolled onto a bus or train, stashed in a motor home or aboard a boat or private plane — and unfolds quickly for the ride away. From $2,595 MSRP
  • Pedego Stretch. When the cargo is precious, this bike carries it securely while saying, “Let’s have some fun on the way!” Available with optional baby seats — two fit on the back of the bike. From $3,495 MSRP
  • Ford Super Cruiser. In classic American style with a modern day powered-by-Pedego twist (of the throttle), this sporty bike takes riders to new conquests. From $3,695 MSRP