30 Nov '14, 4pm

Paradigm Shift: Electric Bicycles In the USA - via @evworldeditor

Paradigm Shift: Electric Bicycles In the USA - via @evworldeditor

Paradigm Shift: Electric Bicycles In the USA Tweet By Ed Benjamin Schwinn, Huffy, Murray, Roadmaster: old, established American brands that are no longer. Now there are new players: companies once thought too small and inconsequential: Trek, Specialized, GT. The lesson? Change happens and e-bikes are coming, America, writes LEVA founder and chairman Ed Benjamin. Much of life’s experience consists of adapting to changes. Yet, humans are remarkably resistant to change. Maybe Americans resist more than most. (Yet, historically, we were among the most adaptable…) Most of my professional life has been in the USA bicycle industry. When I started, bicycles were regarded as toys, for children only. Adults who needed transportation used cars. An adult on a bicycle in 1970 was regarded as wrong, or maybe mentally deficient. At that time, bicycle racing in the USA was a tiny, tiny sp...

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