EBR correspondent, Paul Willerton, recently visited the EcoSpeed headquarters (mid drive electric bike kit company in Portland Oregon) and provided this report with lots of pictures!
Let’s talk about the industry! E-bike sales are up significantly in Europe. And from my conversations with US e-bike CEO’s, it sounds like e-bike sales in the US are doing very well too!
In a push to get the e-bike word out to the general public, Interbike along with 9 e-bike brands recently held a mainstream media event near LA where members of the press were educated about e-bikes and they had a chance to enjoy a few test rides. Thanks to EBR correspondent, Brett Thurber of The New Wheel e-bike store in San Francisco, for covering the event!
Currie Technologies recently brought on e-bike industry veteran Daniel Shiau to be their vice president of R&D and product engineering.