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New Pedego Electric Bike Store Opens in Seattle

September 16, 2019

Powerful Pedego electric bikes let riders go green in the Emerald City

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 17, 2019 — A new Pedego® Electric Bikes store is now open in Seattle. Pedego Seattle co-owners Dick and Donna Nelson and Mike and Holly Nelson are delighted to offer rentals, sales and service of the nation’s Number 1 electric bike brand. The family also owns Pedego Redmond. Both stores offer 20 models of Pedego electric bikes, providing a fun, green alternative to cars.

Dick Nelson, Donna Nelson and Mike Nelson of Pedego Seattle

Dick Nelson, Donna Nelson and Mike Nelson of Pedego Seattle

“With Pedego electric bikes, riders can use as much or as little power as they like, controlling their exercise and enjoying the fresh-air fitness of a bike ride,” Holly Nelson said.

“Hills, headwinds and distances are no challenge for powerful Pedego electric bikes, so riders can enjoy zooming with a smile,” said Mike Nelson. “Pedego makes quality electric bikes that give riders the confidence of knowing they can cruise for miles while loving the experience.”

Pedego Seattle is located right next to bike paths that offer scenic rides and enticing destinations. Renters can take advantage of the community’s active bike culture and interconnected network of dedicated bike paths, such as the Elliott Bay Trail, which follows the shoreline for miles of pleasure riding. In addition, the 30-mile-long Seattle Urban Loop provides a well-loved path to cruise the city and enjoy the sights, smells and sounds of the Seattle area.

Seattle’s popular Burke-Gilman Trail takes riders on a scenic adventure from Ballard Locks to Golden Gardens. The path is located near Pedego Seattle and provides miles of scenic beauty with exciting destinations for riders — even as far as Redmond, less than an hour away. Self-guided tours also include rides to local wineries and breweries, which add a sophisticated element to the fun of touring the countryside.

Rental bike pick-up and drop-off are offered at both the Seattle and Redmond stores so renters can pick up a bike at one store and drop if off at the other. “Riding between cities is ideal for riders who want to enjoy a pleasant experience cycling through woods and near the water on lush eco-rich paths,” said Holly Nelson.

Pedego electric bikes are also a popular choice for local commuters, allowing riders to zoom past traffic and avoid parking hassles. On electric bikes, employees of local technology companies are empowered to ride to work in a way that’s economical, fun and green.

“The Nelsons have created the perfect fusion of tech and fun,” said Don DiCostanzo, CEO and co-founder of Pedego Electric Bikes. “Pedego Seattle brings new meaning to Seattle’s nickname, the Emerald City, with quality electric bikes that can travel distances, reach new vistas and keep riders smiling for many miles on stylish transportation that’s a truly great value.”

About Pedego Seattle

Pedego Seattle is the city’s premier dealer in Pedego Electric Bikes. The store offers electric bicycle sales, rentals, accessories and service. Located in the heart of Seattle at 2609 NW Market St., Seattle, WA 98107, Pedego Seattle is near scenic paths, such as the Elliott Bay Trail for scenic shoreline riding and the Burke Gilman Rail Trail for longer rides. Rental riders can ride from Pedego Seattle to Pedego Redmond on mostly dedicated bike paths while enjoying a host of scenic views and exciting stops to explore landmarks along the way. Store hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Noon to 5 p.m. on Sundays, and by appointment-only on Mondays. Call (206) 880-1252 to learn more about Pedego electric bikes and arrange a free test ride. Additional information is available at www.PedegoSeattle.com or by emailing [email protected].

About Pedego

Pedego®  Electric Bikes is the Number 1 electric bike brand in the United States, according to Navigant Research. Sold at more than 125 Pedego-branded stores and hundreds of independent electric bike dealers worldwide, Pedego electric bikes have 250- to 500-watt motors that empower riders to conquer hills and breeze through headwinds, cruising distances up to 60 miles on a single battery charge. The twist-and-go throttle gives riders instant manual control over their speeds while Pedal Assist automatically adds power to their pedaling. Available in hundreds of color combinations, Pedego’s high-quality, innovative “pedal or not” models include cruisers, tandems, commuters, fat-tire bikes, mountain bikes, cargo bikes and a convenient electric folding bike. Pedego electric bikes deliver fun, exercise and a green alternative for transportation — transforming lives with fun and delight.  Free test rides are available at every Pedego store. Founded in 2008, Orange County, Calif.-based Pedego inspires riders to say, “Hello, Fun!”

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