EBR 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.