Expert Reviews logoAs electric bikes continue to grow in popularity we have never been more spoilt for choice. To help you decide what is the right bike for you Expert Reviews recently wrote an article to help you decide what best suits your needs and what the best choice are. “Cycle further, faster and more easily with our pick of the best electric folding, hybrid, road and mountain bikes on the market“.

Continue reading -> “Expert Reviews Names The Metro as The Best 2017 Folding Electric Bike”

 

Green hills in Surrey with the Bikes Direct logo

Photo Credit: Jim Linwood

Bikes Direct are a friendly, Surrey-based bike shop. Established in 1999, they’ve been helping folks enjoy Surrey’s rolling hills on two wheels for nearly 20 years!

With the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 event taking place over the weekend, we thought our friends down in Dorking were a topical choice for this month’s Dealer Spotlight…  

Continue reading -> “Taking on the Surrey Hills with Ease!”

The VOLT Metro folding e-bike in front of London's Tower Bridge

The VOLT™ Metro has been a top choice with ebike riders for years. This flagship foldable electric bike has seen a number of changes since its inception in 2008. The brand new 2017/2018 release of the Metro is barely recognisable from those early days.

One thing that has remained throughout its evolution, is the commitment to using the latest technology in delivering the most convenient, ergonomic and efficient performance. We also like to make the bikes look good too!  

Continue reading -> “The VOLT™ Metro, But Not As You Know It”

 

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VOLT Infinity in front of Tower Bridge in London

“The VOLT™ Infinity is one of the most high-tech bikes you can sit your butt on right now.”

– Forbes Magazine

“One of the first times I rode an electric bicycle, I had â€śsee you later Granddad” shouted at me from a Lycra-clad cyclist.” – Lee Bell 

Things have certainly come along way since then in the e-bike market. Electric bikes are no longer exclusively for the older generations. They are now super hi-tech bits of kit that early adopters are swooning over.

Case in point, the VOLT™ Infinity…..

Continue reading -> “Forbes Magazine Meets The VOLT™ Infinity”

Vintage photo of Harry Hall from Harry Hall Cycles and his car

Above: Harry Hall Cycles often Provided roadside assistance with a converted Mini van in Britain’s biggest amateur events throughout the 1970s and 80s.

Hailed as one of the top British race bike mechanics of his era, Harry Hall founded Harry Hall Cycles in 1957. 

Today the 3,000 sq ft store, is run by Harry’s son Graham Hall and stocks just about everything you would ever need to join the two-wheeled revolution! With its team of friendly-faced cycling enthusiasts  Harry Hall Cycles remains a Mecca for northern bike riders. 

With such a fascinating and inspiring history it’s a real honour to have this unique cycle shop on board. We’re thrilled to share their story here… 

Continue reading -> “Dealer Spotlight: Harry Hall Cycles”

The VOLT Pulse hybrid e-bike in front of London's Tower Bridge

Once Bitten Forever Smitten…

After being convinced to try an electric bike by one of his close friends (a bicycle instructor no less!) The Wharf’s Deputy Editor Jon Massey took us up on our offer to test out one of our e-bikes.

It did not take long for the Pulse to win him over…

Continue reading -> “Wharf Mag Join the e-Bike Revolution”

 

Unleashed features VOLT Bikes Director James Metcalfe

When the World’s Largest Inventory Software Provider visited VOLT™

As one of the UK’s leading e-bike brands, partnering with the best companies is something that extends through every aspect of our business.  

Unleashed are one of the world’s largest and most advanced cloud-based inventory management software providers. 

We were delighted to welcome their team to our London Bridge head office and showroom last month where they interviewed VOLT™ Director James Metcalfe. The Unleashed team were keen to see how we used their service to help us distribute our electric bikes throughout the country.

Continue reading -> “Reaching Full Potential With Unleashed”

We’re delighted and proud to be part of the UK’s biggest e-bike giveaway! 

June, 9th marked the start of the largest electric bike giveaway the United Kingdom has ever seen.  In recognition of the green qualities of power assisted cycles Energizer® is offering UK customers the chance to win a VOLT™ Pulse  worth ÂŁ 1,500 with every pack of Energizer® EcoAdvanced® batteries. 

Continue reading -> “Win a VOLT™ Pulse!”