Electric Bike Advantages: The Best Things About Owning an Electric Bike

There are many advantages to owning an electric bike. Perhaps the best thing about them is that they are so versatile. They can be used for commuting, leisure rides, and even off-road biking. Additionally, electric bikes are a great choice for people who want to get into biking but don’t think they can handle a traditional bicycle. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the best things about owning an electric bike!

How much do electric bikes cost?

One of the best things about electric bikes is that they are relatively affordable. The average price of a good quality electric bike is around $2000. This is a great price considering all of the benefits that come along with owning an electric bike. Additionally, the cost of running an electric bike is much lower than the cost of running a car. Electric bikes use very little electricity and can even be plugged into standard outlets. This makes them a great choice for people who are looking to save money on transportation costs.

What are some other advantages of electric bikes?

In addition to being affordable, electric bikes offer a number of other advantages. For example, they are much better for the environment

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We offer an impressively diverse selection of bikes in store from all disciplines of cycling. From city cruising and commuting, to road racing and mountain biking, we cater for all needs.

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Brands available in store:

  • GIANT 
  • TREK 

Our Accessories

Just bought a brand new bike? Why not take advantage of our competitive prices and buy some essential or exciting accessories to go with it? You can browse our stock and reserve items by clicking the ‘Accessories‘ link on the right of this page.

As one of Kent’s leading cycle specialists, we supply everything you could possibly need to ride your bike safely and effectively. Ranging from helmets and saddles to pannier bags and lights, our accessories are suitable for every budget and can meet any requirement.

Our comprehensive range of cycle accessories includes:

  • Helmets
  • Saddles
  • Pannier Racks
  • Luggage
  • Pumps
  • Tyres
  • Lights
  • Locks
  • Suspension Forks and Shocks

Alongside our accessories, we also supply spare parts so if you are thinking about repairing your bike yourself or would like us to, there isn’t much we can’t get hold of!

With a view to making your riding experience enjoyable and safe, our accessories feature some of the world’s leading cycle brands and are of the highest quality.

Having worked in the industry for over 40 years, we have built strong relationships with these leading manufacturers, so if there is an item that you desperately need and you can’t find it in our extensive selection, let us know and we will do our best to order it for you.

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More About Us

Based in Canterbury, Kent, we provide a comprehensive bike shop and repair service to customers from throughout Kent and the South East.

With a combined experience of over 40 years, we have the necessary skills and knowledge to bring you a huge range of bikes and equipment at incredibly competitive prices.

As one of Kent’s leading cycle sales and repair specialists, we have developed a reputation for offering the latest technical expertise and equipment, alongside genuine and personalised customer service. We are proud of this reputation and it is the reason why so many of our customers come back to us time and again.

Having worked in the cycle industry for over four decades, we have also developed strong working relationships with some of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers. This enables us to provide you with the highest quality products at very reasonable prices.

Our highly skilled, professional and experienced team are also another reason why we are at the top of our industry. They are second to none and have expertise and knowledge of bikes that is hard to match.

Whether you are a professional or amateur racer, rider or BMXer, you will find what you need here at Canterbury Cycle Centre. Our range of bikes is incredibly extensive and there is something to suit every possible requirement; some are sturdy, some are lightweight and others are built for speed.

As well as selling mountain bikes and road bikes, we also repair them too. So if your bike is in urgent need of repair or you would just like to have it checked over, contact the specialists here at Canterbury Cycle Centre today.

So if you would like a beautiful new bike or just need your existing one repaired or re-built, speak to the experts here at Canterbury Cycle Centre.


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Welcome To Canterbury

One of Kent, Washington’s  leading bicycle sales and repair specialists

Based in Canterbury, we supply the highest quality brands of bicycles and Mountain Bikes at very competitive prices. In fact, we are confident you will not find better prices anywhere else.

Featuring some of the world’s biggest names in biking, including Giant, Trek and Python, our bike selection is sure to meet any requirement and whether you are looking to go on gentle afternoon bike rides or full on adventures, we will have the bike for you.  Alongside our bikes, we also sell a wide range of accessories, ranging from helmets and tyres to pannier racks, brake pads and lights.

As one of Kent’s leading cycle specialists, we also carry out extensive repairs on all makes of bike. Our highly skilled and experienced team have worked on hundreds of bikes over the years, so they will be able to repair or re-build your bike, no matter what the problem.

Every bike you see on this website is available to buy from our massive showroom. Unlike many other cycle companies, we do not advertise bicycles that we don’t stock, meaning you know exactly what you are buying before you reach our store.  We are located next to Wenatchee Plumbing

So when you are thinking about purchasing a new mountain bike or road bike, look no further than Canterbury Cycle Centre. Our friendly, professional and helpful team are always on hand to answer any questions you may have and provide honest and impartial advice.