Chattanooga, TN (July 10, 2019) – Litespeed (LS) high-performance titanium road, gravel and mountain bikes manufactured by Tennessee-based American Bicycle Group (ABG) has been invited to the White House Monday, July 15 for the 3rd Annual “Made in America” Showcase. The Showcase is hosted by President Donald Trump to highlight each state’s effort and commitment to American-made goods. Invited companies – one from each state – will display their products and, as he has done in the previous Showcases, it is anticipated the president will review the products and meet with company representatives.
For a product to qualify for the Showcase and be called “Made in the USA,” the product must be “all or virtually all” made in the United States, according to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). “All or virtually all” means that all significant parts and processing that go into the product must be of U.S. origin.
“It’s an honor to be selected to the Showcase because it’s only one company per state,” said ABG president and CEO Peter Hurley. “We feel that Litespeed is worthy of the invitation because it started a revolution in handmade titanium frames that vastly improved performance for serious cyclists. We are proud of …read more