eBike Central, Columbia SC

eBike Central store opens in Columbia SC on July 2!

eBike Central will open its third store in Columbia, South Carolina on Monday, July 2! We are so excited to be coming to the capital of South Carolina with all our Manufacturer Partners! We will continue to represent these brands, now in South Carolina. Bulls eBikes Easy Motion GoCycle Riese and Muller Surface604 Tern We offer over 100 models of …

What is an Electric Bicycle or eBike?

Electric Bicycles (eBikes) were first designed and patented in the late 1800’s. Yes, today we are seeing a modern interpretation of designs that were submitted to the United States Patent office back as early as 1898. In fact, each of the motor systems of today (i.e. Rear Hub, Mid Drive, Friction) were all submitted as patents by the early 19th …

Mammoth Park CA and U.S. Forestry Service approves eMTBs in national wilderness area!

Wow, thats a big headline. Yes, it has been a great year for electronic Mountain Bikes (eMTB) in the United States. What is a Class 1 eMTB? Class 1 eMTB is a specific classification for sustainable use on any trail, path or riding area. Class 1 eMTB models are defined as “a bicycle with fully operable pedals, and an electric …

eBike Central opening in Durham, NC this week!

eBike Central is proud to announce that it has secured its second location as planned in Durham, North Carolina! This is the address we will be selling and servicing the best eBikes in the world: 2501 University Drive Suite 3 Durham, NC  27707 (888)-876-6473 Sales@ebikecentral.net We are finishing the renovations now. We will establish regular store hours this week. Look …

Attended the eBike Summit at Shimano HQ

The timing has been great with our attendance of Interbike last September, followed by to ebike expos in Miami and Philadelphia. The year ended with a bang, with the attendance of the Fourth Annual eBike Summit, The 2017 e-Bike Summit put on by BPSA and People for Bikes, hosted by Shimano at their U.S. headquarters in Irvine, CA, was an informative blast. The …

Focus on the Fleet – Tern Vektron eBike

I was at a recent event with all our five brands represented, each with 2-3 ebikes for different use category products like Urban eBikes, Commuter eBikes, Cargo eBikes, e Mountain Bikes (eMTBs) and folding ebikes. After over 75 people went through the booth during the 4-hour period, the most popular ebike of the day was: the Tern Vektron. This folding …

eBike Central is Bosch Certified and Brose Certified

This is one of the main reasons I chose certain brands we carry. Riese and Muller, Bulls eBikes and Tern all use the Bosch eBike Motor Systems. Bulls eBikes and Easy Motion both use the Brose eBike Motor Systems. eBike Central is focused on providing Service as a major consideration to Customers when considering any Electric Bicycle or eBike. With …

Focus on the Fleet – Easy Motion eBikes

Easy Motion is owned by BH Bikes. Over 100 years later, the Beistegui family are still at the head of BH and continue to maintain the essence of a company that remains true to the values it was founded upon: innovation, research and technological development; social and environmental responsibility; dynamism, commitment, reliability and trustworthiness; and, above all, its passion for …