Electric Bike Reviews

June 30, 2020

Rad Power Bikes RadRhino 5 250W (EU Version) Review

  • MSRP: $1,699
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

An updated 5th generation full sized, high-step, fat tire electric bike from one of the originators in this category; Rad Power Bikes. Features comfortable 4" wide knobby tires with puncture protection and reflective sidewalls. Stable and capable in soft terrain like mulch or sand if the tire air pressure is lowered. Features a sloped top-tube, short sturdy stem, and mid-rise handlebar for approachable upright comfort. Adjustable suspension fork offers preload adjust for heavy loads and lockout for smooth terrain. Upgraded…...

June 22, 2020

iGO Electric Discovery Bonaventure Review

  • MSRP: $2,299
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

A feature-complete hybrid electric bike with sturdy tubular alloy fenders, custom rear rack with triple-bungee strap, and quality integrated lights. Advanced 32 pulse cadence sensor is more responsive and durable than most competitors. Powerful 48 volt battery system with pure sine wave controller supports a custom 500 to 750 watt hub motor that performs great. Sturdy spokes and wheel with reinforcement eyelets should stay true longer, they support up to…...

June 15, 2020

Juiced Bikes CityScrambler Review

  • MSRP: $1,799
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

The CityScrambler is a powerful electric minibike designed for urban environments, cast-alloy wheels and slick tires provide great stability and rolling efficiency, compact design is eye-catching and comfortable but yields a subpar pedaling experience. Custom-designed 52-volt battery platform provides high capacity and long battery life, rear hub motor from…...

June 9, 2020

Rad Power Bikes RadWagon 4 Review

  • MSRP: $1,499
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

An affordable but refined electric cargo bike with custom 22" x 3.0" tires that improve stability and comfort while still keeping the cargo holds low and easy to load. Approachable but stiff mid-step frame comes in three beautiful colors. Reflective tires and quality integrated lights help keep you visible and safe. Powerful fat-bike rated 80nm geared hub motor provides excellent power for starting, hauling gear or…...

May 26, 2020

SONDORS XS Review

  • MSRP: $1,699
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

The SONDORS XS is the ultimate fat electric bike experience with gigantic 4.9" tires and plenty of power to match, covered by the company's new one-year comprehensive warranty and sold at a great price point of just $1,699 in North America, bold and eye-catching appearance with internally routed cabling. The iconic SONDORS battery compartment houses a massive 840wh battery which powers Bafang's high-torque 750-watt…...

May 24, 2020

Tern HSD S8i Review

  • MSRP: $3,799
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

A high-quality midtail electric cargo bike that can stand vertically to save space! Available in eight colors (four for the S8i configuration) but only one frame size. Slack seat tube angle and two seat post segments provide a range of fit options for short and tall riders alike.. Lighter and less expensive than the Tern GSD model, the HSD (which stands for Haul…...

May 14, 2020

SONDORS MXS Review

  • MSRP: $1,699
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

The MXS is a bold and powerful mountain bike spin on the classic SONDORS design, standing out from the crowd with bright colors and the iconic triangle battery compartment, available online-only in North America and covered by a one-year comprehensive warranty. A Mozo air suspension fork provides a solid 130mm of travel up front, the suspension…...

May 12, 2020

Specialized Turbo Vado SL 4.0 EQ Review

  • MSRP: $3,500
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

One of the best ebikes I've ever reviewed. Relatively light weight at 36.9lbs including integrated lights, a rear rack, and custom designed tubular fenders with extra long rubberized flaps to keep your feet dry. Reasonably priced for outstanding motor and battery technology. Class 3 speed-pedelec performance offers 28mph (45km/h) assisted speeds for fun, respect from automobiles, and overall faster commutes. Boost hub spacing provides sturdier spoke bracing angle, 12mm thru-axles provide stiffness and control at…...

May 1, 2020

iGO Electric Core Extreme 2.0 Review

  • MSRP: $1,999
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

A feature-complete fat tire electric bike with durable plastic fenders, a sturdy rear rack, and integrated lights. Advanced 32 pulse cadence sensor is more responsive and durable than average. Powerful 48 volt battery system with independent 22 amp controller and 500 to 750 watt hub motor are very capable off-road. Great attention to detail with sturdy 12 gauge spokes, a steel derailleur guard that also…...

April 30, 2020

Aventon Level Review

  • MSRP: $1,599
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

The Aventon Level is a powerful and feature-rich Class 3 commuting electric bike, a new model from Aventon that is competitively priced with impressive quality components throughout. The Shimano Acera drivetrain feels smooth with a good gear range across eight speeds, Quik…...