Pedego Electric Bikes Store Cruises Into St. Augustine

February 26, 2019

The nation’s oldest city has something new: the Number 1 electric bike brand

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 27, 2019 — A Pedego® Electric Bikes store has opened in St. Augustine, Fla., offering a new kind of fun on two wheels. Pedego St. Augustine owners, husband-and-wife Glenn and Annette McIntosh, are delighted to energize the town with a new brand of fun: the nation’s Number 1 electric bike brand. Pedal or not, Pedego’s stylish, powerful bikes make headwinds and inclines a breeze.

Pedego St. Augustine co-owners Glenn and Annette McIntosh love riding Pedego bikes around the island.

Pedego St. Augustine co-owners Glenn and Annette McIntosh love riding Pedego bikes around the island.


WHAT:            Grand-Opening Celebration with hosted lunch

WHERE:         117 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine, Fla.

WHEN:            Saturday, March 9, 2019, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHO:              Store co-owners Glenn and Annette McIntosh

Don DiCostanzo, CEO & Co-founder, Pedego Corp.

Local VIPs and dignitaries

EXTRAS:        Free test rides, specials and giveaways

“Pedego electric bikes empower riders to zoom for miles with big smiles,” said Annette. Life-long cyclists with a love of mountain biking, the couple says that Pedego electric bikes has brought a new level of cycling enthusiasm into their lives. “We knew right away that our St. Augustine community and guests would love Pedego electric bikes as much as we do,” said Glenn. The couple also owns Island Life in St. Augustine, a retail and rental destination for active beach goers.

Pedego St. Augustine offers rentals, sales and service of Pedego electric bikes. The store is located near Anastasia State Park, which offers tree-lined paved paths through the forest and along the beach for views of sea life including dolphins and turtles. Zooming around the island is extra fun with Pedego’s Pedal Assist as well as its twist-and-go throttle that empowers riders to power through headwinds and cross distances with ease. Riders can easily zoom up inclines, such as the historic Bridge of Lions that takes riders into downtown St. Augustine as well as the 312 Bridge that connects the island to the mainland.

“St. Augustine is a beautiful and historical place,” said Pedego Electric Bikes CEO and co-founder Don DiCostanzo. “Pedego electric bikes are a perfect way for riders to enjoy the amazing views. What an adventure to see dolphins and turtles while cruising the bike path!”

About Pedego St. Augustine

Pedego St. Augustine is the region’s premier dealer in Pedego Electric Bikes, offering Pedego electric bikes sales, rentals, accessories and service. Located at 117 A1A Beach Blvd in the heart of historic St. Augustine, Fla., the store is near scenic paths leading through beautiful Anastasia State Park and several relaxing beach destinations. Cruising on the bike paths, riders may see dolphins and turtles at play in the nearby waters. Pedego St. Augustine is open Monday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., and Sunday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Call (904) 436-5045 to learn more about a free test ride and having fun on these amazing bikes. For more information, email the owners at and follow on Facebook.


About Pedego Electric Bikes

Pedego®  Electric Bikes is the Number 1 electric bike brand in the United States, according to Navigant Research. Sold at more than 100 Pedego-branded stores in the United States plus stores throughout Canada and Europe, Pedego electric bikes have 250- to 500-watt motors that empower riders to conquer hills and breeze through headwinds, cruising distances up to 60 miles on a single battery charge. The twist-and-go throttle gives riders instant manual control over their speeds while Pedal Assist automatically adds power to their pedaling. Available in hundreds of color combinations, Pedego’s high-quality, innovative “pedal or not” models include cruisers, tandems, commuters, fat-tire bikes, mountain bikes, cargo bikes, a trike and a convenient electric folding bike. Pedego electric bikes deliver fun, exercise and a green alternative for transportation — transforming lives with fun and delight.  Free test rides are available at every Pedego store. Founded in 2008, Orange County, Calif.-based Pedego inspires riders to say, “Hello, Fun!”


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