General Motors eBike

GM to Launch E-bikes in 2019

eBikes are going mainstream in the next few years. One of the main contributing factors is that all major automotive manufacturers have or are developing an eBike or electric bicycle so that they can continue to participate in Mobility in general and the new eMobility transformation in particular. Here is a quote out of Bicycle Magazine’s latest story on the …

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Bicycling and eBikes will help solve Global Warming, IPCC Report says.

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) just met in South Korea and issued its hard-hitting report on the impact of global warming. Quotes out of the Report: Warns that the world is heading toward a temperature rise of 3°C. [Preventing] rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society” we have to keep the global temperature rise to …

Happy Holidays from eBike Central

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from our staff!

We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We have been very busy in 2018 as eBike elves telling the story of the transformative effects of eBikes. The magical effect they provide create a positive change in nearly every new owner but also surprised every first time rider. We call it the 20 foot ‘Wow’! We can …

eBikes fit into the Transportation Stack

eBikes fit into the Transportation Stack

So where to eBikes fit in the Transportation Stack. In the last 100 years, there have been three main levels of Vehicles. Non powered, two wheeled bicycles. Bicycles, Tricycles. Gas powered, two wheeled vehicles. Mopeds, Scooters, Motorcycles. Gas Powered, four or more wheeled vehicles. Cars, Vans, Trucks. The E-Revolution in Transportation is about MOVING PEOPLE, not MOVING CARS. This is …

Riese and Muller’s New Models for 2019.

At the pinnacle of our Product Line are the Riese and Muller products. The Story, the Design, the Engineering and the History make them totally unique. These eBikes will last longer then your gas powered car. We have customers that have completely replaced their car! They have introduced another group of timeless eBikes. Riese and Muller Delite GX Rohloff High …

eBike Patents from the 19th Century, yes 1897!

We love describing how ‘eBikes are not new, just new to us.’ Really, they have been around since 1897, yes the 19th Century! But the problem has been the Battery. That is the same problem the original Electric Cars faced. The Batteries were too heavy! That is past tense, were is the key word. With the advent of Lithium Ion …

Bird eScooters are in Greensboro NC

eBikes, Scooters and Bicycles need dedicated, protected lanes in Cities.

The eScooter craze going on across the entire country is a big topic in any conversation these days. They have made it all the way to Greensboro, NC, not exactly the largest city and have subsequently been banned by the City of Greensboro within weeks of showing up. The reason the eScooters and Bike Share programs are just showing up …

eBike Central on Tour

eBike Central is serving the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic with our Mobile Showroom and Service Center!

We have a Mobile Showroom, Mobile Service Center and Mobile Demo Center in the form of our Mercedes Sprinter van. We have driven over 25,000 miles around the southeast in our first year of being open. We are now into our next 25,000 miles and looking to add to our fleet. Our Mobile approach is the primary way we get …

Performance Bicycle files Bankruptcy.

This is news worth posting here. Mainly because they sell eBikes in their stores in the same cities our stores are located. Below is part of the article about this latest news in the Bicycle Industry. ————- ASE, owner of Performance Bicycle and ASI, files for Chapter 11 Published November 16, 2018 by Stephen Frothingham Store closings expected. CEO says …