America’s Leading Electric Bike Retailer, Pedego is Now Open in Ocean City; The owner invests in electric transport


OCEAN CITYNew Jersey , June 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Pedego Electric Bikes, an award-winning e-bike company with sixteen unique models and over 200 physical stores, welcomes its new store to Ocean City, New Jersey. Owner Rich Bastienis building an electric transportation empire through its five Pedego stores and its commitment to going green with the state.

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Legend: Grand Opening of Pedego Ocean City NJ

As New Jersey reaches its all-time gas price record, the state is exploring new ways to reduce its carbon footprint while becoming less dependent on fossil fuels. Recently, New Jersey signed a contract with Aecona multinational engineering firm, to promote the electrification of the state’s public bus system.

from New Jersey These efforts are part of a national initiative to reduce dependence on petroleum products. United States The government has announced efforts to use green procurement practices and innovation to transform high-polluting industries into low-carbon industries. At the individual level, citizens are taking control and looking for ways to save at the pump, taking steps to conserve their fossil fuel consumption and increasing walking and cycling in their daily lives.

Recently, e-bikes have become a popular mode of transportation in addition to traditional walking and cycling. New Jersey now home to 10 Pedego e-bike shops, one of which recently opened in OceanCity. Pedego’s OceanCity location belongs to Rich Bastainwhich also has four other Pedego sites, in three states.

“I’ve vacationed on the Jersey Shore since I was a kid and love how the state continues to evolve,” said Pat Bastien, Partner of Pedego Ocean City. “I believe that the transition to manufacturing New Jersey a greener place has begun, and I’m excited to help make that change with Pedego Electric Bikes. Pedego bikes serve recreational purposes while being an efficient mode of transportation because they eliminate the need for parking, making them the perfect way for locals and visitors to see the Jersey Shore. The electric bicycle is an innovative way to save money on gasoline while preserving the environment; it’s the future.”

Based at Orange County, California, Pedego Electric Bikes has had great success in its non-franchise retail model for the past 13 years and continues to accelerate the opening of physical stores. Pedego has built a brand on a full line of cutting-edge e-bikes, from cruisers to fat tire trail bikes, an industry-leading 5-year warranty and a network of local dealers available for customization and support. regular maintenance on site. With the growth of Pedego’s independent stores, they are creating local economic growth in a profitable and growing industry.

Pedego has a unique culture of corporate leadership and has cultivated a massive community of Pedego enthusiasts. “Anything electric is just hot,” says Don DiCostanzo, CEO of Pedego. “We are a lifestyle brand that contributes to economic growth and entrepreneurial opportunities. Whether it’s a fun family activity, a serious sport, to achieve personal health goals or to electric transportation, Pedego has an option for any activity that almost anyone can enjoy – no matter the ability.”

Pedego Ocean City also offers rental bikes perfect for cruising along the pier or cruising downtown on a busy day of shopping.

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About Pedego Ocean City

Pedego Ocean City is located at 621A Asbury Ave. Ocean City, New Jersey 08226 and offers electric bikes for hire and purchase, as well as a bike mechanic service and to meet all your Pedego electric bike needs. Their opening hours are 9am-5pm Monday, Thursday and FridayFriday 12pm-8pmand the Sunday 9am-2pm. To learn more about Pedego’s full line of e-bikes and try one out for free, [email protected] or call (609) 365-1721

About Pedego® Electric Bikes

Founded in 2008, Pedego® is the leading electric bicycle brand in North America. Pedego is renowned for its superior quality, five-star local service and industry-leading five-year warranty. A full line of 16 e-bike models is available at over 200 local Pedego stores offering sales, rentals, tours, accessories and service. Visit to find a store and try out a Pedego.

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