Gadget Show TV crew with the VOLT Alpine and trailer

Earlier this week VOLT™ were invited back to Channel Five’s The Gadget Show for our second appearance on the popular tech based TV programme. Not only was our Continental model used in one leg of a multi stage race involving various hi-tech vehicles, but the filming of the race was also literally powered by Volt! Continue reading -> “VOLT™ e-bikes takeover Gadget Show film set!”

Alasdair Macleod on his VOLT Alpine delivering his day's catch!

Applecross fisherman who switched to an e-bike in a bid to reduce carbon footprint

This week’s blog is a guest blog from a very interesting customer of ours, his name is Alasdair Macleod and he is local fisherman from Applecross on the NW coast of the Scottish Highlands. The area boasts some of Scotland’s finest landscapes and the best coastlines the UK has to offer. Alasdair is a local fisherman and he uses his Volt Alpine to transport his catch around the village. Applecross was recently featured on BBC News for becoming one of the first communities to bypass the national grid and power all local homes and businesses directly from its hydro scheme making the village on the route to becoming energy self-sufficient. Here’s what Alasdair has to say about his day to day routine and his Volt Alpine electric bike.

Continue reading -> “Scottish Fisherman gets on his bike…”