VELA BIKE INC. Starts Shipping VELA Folding Bicycle to the United States

Oct 18 2013, 3:26am CDT | by

Orange County, CA, October 18, 2013 --( VELA BIKE INC., Canada's Online Folding Bicycle Store, today announced the start of shipment for the VELA folding bicycles, sleek, minimalist, and light folding bikes to the United States.

The VELA folding bicycles is the newest model of VELA folding bike's series, a line of compact and sleek foldable bicycles which have been getting their popularity in Canada and USA.

The Product

The total of 12.6 kg makes the VELA folding bike extremely portable for riders of all sizes. Once the bike is folded, it can easily fit under a desk, in a closet or even in the trunk of a car. The aluminum frame, seat post, wheels rims, and fenders keep the VELA light. In the world of folders, light weight becomes very important attribution.

Endorsement From VELA BIKE INC.

VELA BIKE INC. is truly pleased to announce VELA folding bicycles will be shipped to the United States. VELA BIKE INC. has been searching for high quality and light transportation solutions for those who are environmentally conscious and/or who have fashion-oriented lifestyles, the product is the best choice for that purpose because it is designed to be minimalist by keeping the design pure and light as majorities of parts are made of alloy. In addition, the VELA folding bicycle is one of the few folding bicycles in the North America which are compliant with JIS, Japanese Industrial Standards. JIS ensures certain levels of product quality. Industrial standardization concerning product quality should be prepared, focusing not on company needs but on the needs of users and consumers, with full consideration given to social needs, including the public interest. With regards to safety and environment conservation, products are restricted by technical standards established through mandatory legislation. We recommend it for all users, young and old, women and men who are looking for portable and sleek looking bicycle.

Takeshi Ideyama

Price, Sales and Specifications

Model number: VFD-13001 / VFD-13002 / VFD-13003
Suggested Price: $499.00 CAD
Unfolded Size: W58,7 x D22 x H40.2 in / W149 x D56 x H102 cm
Folded Size: W33.5 x D13.8 x H26.8 in / W85 x D35 X H68 cm
Weight: 27.7 lbs / 12.6 kg
Seat Height: 30.3 in - 37.4 in / 77 cm - 95 cm
Seat Post: 30.2 x 500 mm
Handlebar Height: 40.2 in / 102 cm // Handlebar Width: 17.3 in / 44 cm
Tire Size: KENDA KONTACT ELITE 20x1.5 in / 38.1 mm
Shifter: SHIMANO REVO Shift
Rear Derailleur: SHIMANO Tourney 6 speed (RD TX35)
Crank: 170 mm
Freewheel: MF-TZ20, 14~28T 6-Speed Index
Brake: V brake (Aluminum)
Frame: Aluminum (6061 aluminum)
Fenders: Aluminum
Pedals: Foldable resin pedals

Shipping Information

VELA BIKE INC. offers $55.00 CAD flat rate shipping for all bicycles to anywhere in Canada and the United States. With Canada Post Expedited Parcel and Fedex Ground shipping service an order will arrive in 8 business days or less for Canada and 10 days or less for all USA orders. Shipping times vary by province and destination. VELA BIKE INC. strives for speed in shipping and is committed to processing customer's order within 24 hrs.

Specs and Other Information


VELA BIKE INC., founded 209, was the one of the first company to introduce the online folding bicycle store in Canada. It has been selling folding bicycles under its own brand since 2009. Its strength in its products' quality, VELA BIKE INC. has kept the product return rate due to manufacture defects (excluding shipping damage) less than 0.5%. For more information, contact VELA BIKE INC. at

Media / Sales Contact
Takeshi Ideyama | 1-514-804-2250 |

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