Located in the heart of Braintree, this friendly and enthusiastic team are our primary e-bike dealer for Essex.
The A1 Braintree team are made up of Gary “The Oracle”, Mike “The Geek”, Joe H “The Engineer” and Tom H “The Tech”, who together are the secret behind the success of this popular independent high street store.
Haslemere Motor Cycles has for over 40 years been synonymous with excellent customer service & customer care. With numerous awards under there belts including winner of After Sales Customer Satisfaction Award in 2016.
If you’re a regular visitor to the Blog you’ll recognise Highway Cycles from our last post, where they featured as one of our six new dealers across the country. Well we thought we’d give them a curtain call for little more time in the spotlight… Continue reading -> “Dealer Spotlight: Highway Cycles”
We love the uniqueness of Porthcawl Bike Hire. A genuine shop with a real passion for what they do, it’s great to have them on board the VOLT dealership.
We first heard from this family run business when they added a couple of our e-trikes (VOLT Explorer) to their rental range. In two weeks time they’ll be receiving a couple of our greatly coveted Bigfoot models, where people can view, test ride and buy this fat tyre e-bike. With this imminent arrival it seemed like a good time to find out just what makes the guys at Porthcawl Bike Hire tick!
Porthcawl Bike Hire under the Spotlight…
What motivated you to open/run a bicycle shop?
Well the story about opening/running a bike shop was not a planned thing or even an idea in the background, it just happened, I met Shayne, Shayne met me, he had dreams, I had ideas, he had ideas, I had dreams and those put together became a bike shop with hire and FAT BIKES.
If you were enjoying the sunshine over the bank holiday weekend, the unprecedented December floods might seem nothing but a distant memory; but for those worse affected it’s been a long, hard six months.
Situated right on the waterfront,The Bicycle Den in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire is an idyllic location to browse and test ride bikes or even just visit for coffee (yes, they have an awesome coffee lounge too!). Unfortunately, this seemingly perfect location also meant they were badly hit when the River Calder burst its banks, six months ago.
These are just a few of the slightly random requests our latest featured retailer has to deal with.
For this instalment of ‘Dealer Spotlight‘ we head North West, to Cumbria and the city of Carlisle. Here you’ll find a great team of people with a real enthusiasm for anything that has wheels! They all happen to work at a shop called Whiteheads Cycle and here’s their moment in the VOLT spotlight…