Pivot officially launches Shuttle e-MTB in US

MONTEREY, Calif. (BRAIN) — While Pivot's Shuttle e-MTB was launched in Europe last year, it's making its U.S. debut here at the Sea Otter Classic. Pivot has sold out of the first three initial production batches for the U.S. A few of the brand's top dealers stocked them for the past few weeks. Pivot president and CEO Chris Cocalis Chris Cocalis admits that he didn't think Pivot's $10,000 Shuttle e-MTB would meet with as much demand as it has. "The sales are going extremely well," he recently told BRAIN. "The first three production of batches of bikes here have sold out. We didn't forecast enough, we didn't think the market was as strong. I can't give you the numbers, but it's going to be a good year." Cocalis said Pivot has put together a stand-alone demo program for the Shuttle, in conjunction with Shimano. Pivot currently runs three demo vans, ...

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