Electric Bike Kit Reviews

2016 Superpedestrian Copenhagen Wheel Review

  • MSRP: $1,200
  • MODEL YEAR: 2015, 2016

A near-silent electric wheel system available in 26" or 700c size, it converts traditional bicycles into ebikes and uses a smartphone app compatible with iOS or Android devices. No wires to deal with (uses Bluetooth 4.0 wireless connectivity), activates with a secure connection…...

e-RAD 1000 Watt Mid Drive Conversion Kit Review

  • MSRP: $1,195
  • MODEL YEAR: 2015, 2016

One of the most powerful electric bike motors available, ideal for heavy duty cargo hauling, blurs the line on legality shipping with 20 mph top speed limit but unlockable to ~40 mph for off-road use. Offers physical shift detection compatible with cassettes, internally geared hubs and CVT systems like NuVinci,…...

Belon Engineering Electron Wheel Review

  • MSRP: $800
  • MODEL YEAR: 2015, 2016

An all-in-one electric bike conversion kit that's easy to install, wireless and available in 24", 26" and 700c wheel sizes to fit a wide range of bikes. Offers three power modes (low, normal and high), requires a smartphone app (Android or iOS),…...

e-RAD 750 Watt Mid Drive Conversion Kit Review

  • MSRP: $950
  • MODEL YEAR: 2014, 2015

The most powerful but still legal mid-drive electric bike kit I've tested, can be unlocked for increased speed if you intend to ride off-road or on private property ~40 mph top speed. Perfect for cargo style ebikes, fat ebikes and other heavy duty applications, pairs with cassettes,…...

e-RAD 500 Watt Mid Drive Conversion Kit Review

  • MSRP: $850
  • MODEL YEAR: 2014, 2015

A solid all-around mid-drive electric bike kit with shift sensing, pedal assist and throttle override offering 500 watts of nominal power output. Two battery size options, available in downtube or rear rack styles, optional Race Face performance…...

e-RAD 350 Watt Mid Drive Conversion Kit Review

  • MSRP: $750
  • MODEL YEAR: 2014, 2015

An affordable, efficient mid-drive electric bike kit that's compatible with nearly any bike frame, it offers five levels of pedal assist and throttle mode. Physical shift sensor is customized for derailleurs, internally geared hubs or CVT's and reduces mashing…...

Dillenger 750W Gearless Electric Bike Kit Review

  • MSRP: $999
  • MODEL YEAR: 2015

A powerful electric bike kit designed to replace your existing rear wheel (works with 24", 26" and ~28" wheels). Offers throttle mode and five levels of pedal assist, locking removable battery, great wire management...

Dillenger 350W Geared Electric Bike Kit Review

  • MSRP: $989
  • MODEL YEAR: 2015

One of the easiest electric bike kits to install that I've ever tested, front wheel mounting, color coded quick-connect wires, clip-on 12 magnet cadence sensor ring. Offers both throttle mode and pedal assist with five levels, can reach 20 mph in…...

Go-Ped GoBike Power Rack Kit Review

  • MSRP: $799
  • MODEL YEAR: 2006, 2007

A vintage electric drive system from ~2006 designed to work with a wide range of bicycles offering throttle on demand power in Economy or Power mode. Solid 10+ mile range, spring loaded friction drive motor, clean sleek aesthetic, decent price point...

Rubbee Drive 2.0 Review

  • MSRP: $990
  • MODEL YEAR: 2015

A portable, all-in-one electric drive system designed to work with most traditional bicycles, folding and full suspension included!. Clean professional design, quick and easy to install or remove, sturdy leather handle for transporting,…...