rossburton RichardCunningham's article
Oct 12, 2018 at 4:33Oct 12, 2018
Opinion: Why Have Bike Makers Ignored this Grassroots Fix?
I believe the lack of pedals thing is to work around the law: complete bikes should have front reflector, rear reflector, pedal reflector and bell. By not including cheap pedals that you'll likely swap anyway the bike isn't complete and it's the purchasers responsibility to comply not the reseller.