Fat Electric Bike Reviews

This type of electric bike has tires that are wider than 2.8-inches, often 4″ or 4.9″ wide! The increased surface area improves traction, but also increases friction, drag, and noise. Some fat tires are knobby for off-road use and others are slick and smooth for cruising on-road. In general fat tire electric bikes are very stable and comfortable. The air inside can squish to act as a shock absorber and be lowered to help the tire spread out and “float” over soft terrain. Fat bikes began as a niche product for traditional cyclists who wanted to ride in loamy, sandy, or packed snow conditions. Some fat tires can even be used with metal spikes for grip in slippery icy conditions. With the introduction of electric bike technology, the niche has become much more mainstream because motor systems more than offset the weight and drag of fat tires, making them more enjoyable for less athletic riders.
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Rad Power Bikes RadRunner Plus Review

  • MSRP: $1,699
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020, 2021

The fully accessorized version of the RadRunner electric bike. This is a compact utility ebike with unique 20" x 3.3" fat tires and adjustable suspension fork (compression, lockout, rebound). Comes stock with extended seat and flip-down pegs for a passenger, as well as extra wide fenders and an upgraded 500 lumen headlight. Also compatible with the standard racks, bags, and Yepp! child seat.. Integrated lights, including a blinking rear light that goes bright when the brakes are pulled,…...

Biktrix Juggernaut Ultra FS Review

  • MSRP: $3,499
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

A high performance full suspension electric bike with fat, plus sized, or city slick tire options. Updated frame delivers slack head tube for high speed stability and bigger hits, shorter chain stay for improved stiffness and snap, and increased ground clearance.. Multiple battery size options allow you to optimize for weight savings or long range usage.…...

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…...

Juiced Bikes HyperScorpion Review

  • MSRP: $3,199
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

The HyperScorpion is a powerfully fast electric moped from Juiced Bikes, high-capacity battery and a custom Bafang motor provide impressive acceleration and range, available in the lower 48 US states with free shipping. Powerful lights and turn signals for safe and legal street operation, durable fenders, mirrors, and…...

Juiced Bikes RipCurrent S Review

  • MSRP: $2,499
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

The RipCurrent S is a powerful fat tire adventure electric bike, high speeds and long range rides feel almost effortless thanks to the massive 998 watt-hour battery pack, available in multiple sizes with free shipping in the contiguous United States. Feature complete with resilient plastic fenders, sturdy rear rack, and lights although only the headlight…...

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…...

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…...

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…...

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…...

SONDORS Fold XS Review

  • MSRP: $1,699
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

The Fold XS is a powerful and capable fat tire folding Ebike from SONDORS, coming in two eye-catching colors and covered by a one-year comprehensive warranty. Highly satisfying to ride thanks to the powerful 750 watt hub motor and excellent cadence…...