BikeBandit was founded in San Diego, California, by Ken Wahlster. The company operates a motorcycle parts and accessories online store. Besides motorcycles, the company also offers products and parts for ATV’s, snowmobiles, street and offroad vehicles. Originally using Wahlster’s home as a place of business, the company now has a 107,000 square foot warehouse and fills approximately 10,000 order each day.
The company states that it has a solid base of at least 700,000 customers. The company logo and name comes from Wahlster’s black Labrador. Inc. states that the company employs approximately 70 persons and has revenue of $35 million annually. U-T San Diego listed BikeBandit as one of 7 San Diego based firms in the Top 500 List of Internet Retailers.
BikeBandit released their mobile phone app in early 2010 and sponsors numerous motorcycle races and competition events.