As e-bikes keep progressing as a viable form of urban travel. The quality of bikes available continues to increase. “Cheaper and quieter than a moped, and less effort than a standard bicycle. Bike Soup Magazine sings the praises of the VOLT™ Metro for the folding bikes ability to get commuters and leisure riders around “quickly and cheaply” while not even breaking a sweat!
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!
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.
As the appeal of electric bikes continues to grow, so too does demand and this Summer we’ve seen record-breaking demand at VOLT!
With more orders than ever over this summer period we’ve continue to expand our production and outlets. We’ve sourced some brilliant new retailers to add to our fantastic existing network of shops and dealers. Continue reading -> “New additions to the VOLT family”
If you’ve glanced at our Press page recently you will have noticed that our Infinity STEPS e-bike has been getting a healthy amount of attention along with some pretty spectacular reviews! Here’s one of the latest from Road.CC and Ebike Tips journalist Dave Atkinson. Continue reading -> “4 Stars from Ebike Tips”
Come in and discover the inner workings of indie bike shop Buckingham Bikes in our latest Dealer Spotlight edition.
Based in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire and established in 1997 here’s what staff had to say… Continue reading -> “Passionate, independent bike shop that goes the extra mile…”
The hybrid Connect is the latest VOLT™ ebike. With a range of 70 miles on one charge and the ability to handle various types of terrain this bike is highly sought after by budding riders.
CompsMag’s Manish Tomar wrote an article on E-bikes, detailing the different types of bikes and the equipment yours will likely need to provide you with the optimal e-biking experience.