Bike enthusiast Mike Steven on one of his Mike’s Bikes.WICHITA — Car dealer Mike Steven is frank about why he started Mike's Bikes a decade ago.
"It was mostly just for fun more than anything," he says of selling electric bicycles and motor scooters.
"I've been fooling around with it more than anything for the last 10 years."
That's changed, though.
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"Now we're getting serious about it."
The business had been in a small building at Mike Steven Mitsubishi just east of Kellogg and Woodlawn.
"It really wasn't much of a display," Steven says. "We didn't have a good location."
The business now is in the building immediately west of there where Midwest Kia used to be. The new space is vastly bigger, which Steven says is crucial for the business.
"It takes a lot more room than I thought it would."