Affordable Electric Bike Reviews

These electric bikes come in all shapes and sizes but are priced more affordably, less than or equal to $1,500 USD.
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Jetson Bolt Pro Review

  • MSRP: $599
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

An extremely affordable compact electric bike sold online and through big box retailers such as Costco. Available in one frame size and one color: satin black with gloss black accents. Optional front and rear baskets sold separately. 265lb max weight capacity.. The 350 watt hub motor gets a mechanical advantage from the smaller 14" wheel size,…...

Aventon Soltera 7 Speed Review

  • MSRP: $1,399
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

A light, efficient, affordable city electric bike. This option includes a basic Shimano Tourney 7-speed drivetrain and Tektro mechanical disc brakes with 160mm rotors. Efficient 350 watt hub motor and 350 watt hour removable battery pack.. Available in two frame styles: High-Step and Mid-Step, two frame sizes each, and three colors…...

Propella MINI Review

  • MSRP: $949
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

An extremely light weight 35.5lb, affordable, good looking, single speed, compact Class 1 electric bike. Fits easily into most elevators and closets. Available in one frame style: high-step, size: 18.5" and color: matte black with blue and white accents.. Good weight distribution with battery pack low and center. High quality compact battery charger only…...

JupiterBike Discovery X7 Review

  • MSRP: $1,195
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

A six-speed folding electric bike made from light weight magnesium alloy, offers pedal assist and throttle modes. Mid-sized hybrid tires and adjustable bumper suspension for the rear wheel improve comfort and make the bike unique. Solid one year warranty.. Cast magnesium wheels are extra tough, and won't go out of true the way traditional…...

Rad Power Bikes RadExpand 5 Review

  • MSRP: $1,599
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

An affordable folding electric bike with powerful geared hub motor, high capacity 48 volt battery pack, integrated lights with bright braking activation, custom plastic fenders, and a sturdy rear rack all included! Optional front tray, baskets, panniers, suspension seat post, child seat, mobile delivery service, and more.. Sturdy reinforced step-thru frame is approachable, offers a highly adjustable handlebar, and is available in…...

Electra Townie Go! 7D Step-Thru Review

  • MSRP: $1,749
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

One of the most affordable name brand electric bikes on the market right now, priced to compete with online ebikes but offers dealer assembly, fitting, post-purchase support, and comes in two frame styles and seven color options! The step-thru is a small-medium with 26" tires and the high-step is a medium-large with 27.5" tires.. Two gender neutral color options for the step-thru presumably for guys who aren't as tall…...

Rad Power Bikes RadRunner 2 Review

  • MSRP: $1,499
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

A flexible, approachable, and affordable electric utility bike. Capable of handling up to 300lbs, including a child seat or passenger on the rear rack! Custom sized 20" x 3.3" tires provide stability, comfort, off-road traction, and safety with reflective stripes and puncture protection. Only one frame size, but the extra long 390mm seat post and adjustable handlebar provide lots of fit options.. Available in two colors, internal cable routing looks clean and reduces snags, motor power cable…...

Pedego Element Review

  • MSRP: $1,495
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020, 2021

A compact fat tire electric bike designed around a sturdy but approachable mid-step frame. With its low stand-over height and potential for low minimum saddle height, this is one of the few ebikes that works well for petite riders and even kids! The highly adjustable top-speed settings for pedal assist and throttle add safety or extend range by reducing power consumption. Optional aluminum alloy fenders, rear rack, headlight, and bags add utility.. Six beautiful colors allow for personalization if friends, partners, or family members each buy an…...

Lectric eBikes Lectric XP Step-Thru Review

  • MSRP: $899
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020, 2021

Ultra affordable folding electric fat bike that looks pretty nice in two colors (black or white) with stylish accents. Great utility here with sturdy steel fenders, rear cargo rack, and integrated LED lights. Impressive 28mph top speed option. The step-thru version is super approachable with a low stand-over height but reinforced for stiffness and strength, supporting up to 330lbs total.. Adjustable seat post and telescoping steer post allows this bike to fit a range of…...

Rad Power Bikes RadMission 1 Review

  • MSRP: $1,199
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

The lightest, most affordable electric bike from Rad Power Bikes. Available in two frame sizes and styles including a sturdy high-step diamond and approachable mid-step mixte. Six color schemes let you personalize the bike and stand out, which is rare for cheaper electric bikes. Lots of attachment points for optional fenders, racks, baskets, bottles, and frame locks.. Surprisingly powerful geared hub motor offers 50nm of torque. Single speed drivetrain is quiet, durable,…...