Mid-Drive Electric Bike Reviews

August 6, 2020

Benno RemiDemi 9D Review

  • MSRP: $3,399
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

A premium step-thru utility bike with extra-wide 4.25" fat tires. Sturdy chromoly steel frame and fork deliver vibration dampening and create a smooth organic feel. Support tubing at the front and middle of the frame reduce flex and allow for up to 400lbs of total weight capacity (65lbs on rear rack, 45lbs on optional front rack). Quality Shimano hydraulic disc brakes provide excellent stopping power without much hand effort.. Large comfortable cruiser saddle, upright riser handlebar, and matching ergonomic grips with lockers feel secure…...

July 24, 2020

BULLS ICONIC EVO TR 1 SPEED Review

  • MSRP: $5,599
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

A unique full suspension cross country commuter electric bike designed for comfort and speed, Class 3 rated 28mph performance reduces commute times, high volume Schwalbe tires offer comfort and stability in a variety of terrains, wider Boost hub spacing and thru axles provides strength for true off-road capability. Available in four frame sizes with an adjustable angle stem for optimal fit and body…...

July 16, 2020

EVELO Galaxy 500 Review

  • MSRP: $3,999
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

A small, approachable, city-cruiser electric bike with 24 inch wheels that bring the frame closer to the ground and comfortable 2.4 inch wide tires that improve stability and reduce vibration. The deep step-thru frame is easy to mount and stabilize but still very strong. It offers a maximum weight capacity of 300lbs! You get advanced pedal assist, trigger throttle, and it has brake lever motor inhibitors.. The included plastic fenders are durable and fairly quiet. The sturdy rear rack provides extra…...

July 9, 2020

CUBE Kathmandu Hybrid Pro 625 Review

  • MSRP: $3,999
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

A high-quality ebike platform capable of long distances and steep climbs. Available in five frame sizes and three frame styles including step-thru, mid-step, and high-step. Only available in one color, but all accessories have matching accents (frame, fork, stem, handlebar, and saddle).. Reliable extra-large Bosch PowerTube 625 battery pack provides excellent range and is completely hidden inside…...

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 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…...

April 24, 2020

Riese & Müller Delite GT Rohloff Review

  • MSRP: $8,759
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

Top of the line full suspension electric bike with sturdy suspended rear rack that will be gentle on a child-seat passenger or your cargo in a trunk bag and panniers. Custom hydroformed aluminum alloy frame positions the motor and battery weight low and center for excellent balance. Two color options and three frame sizes with adjustable stem provides excellent fit. Premium 65mm plastic fenders are durable and mounted with additional support arms to stay put…...

April 16, 2020

Kona Dew-E Review

  • MSRP: $2,999
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

Extremely functional, lightweight, surprisingly comfortable electric bicycle that's based on a proven analog bicycle from Kona called the Dew. Popular with commuters, the frame has front and rear rack bosses, a bottle cage mount, and lots of room for a frame bag in the center. 160mm Shimano hydraulic disc brakes, 9-speed 11-34 tooth cassette, Shimano Alivio derailleur.. Five sizes means you can find the perfect fit. Drive unit and battery are positioned…...

April 12, 2020

CUBE Town Sport Hybrid One 400 Review

  • MSRP: $2,599
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

A high quality electric bicycle that's well-suited to neighborhood, city, and commuting applications. Available in five sizes, the easy-entry frame is very approachable, offering low standover height and excellent bottle cage mount positioning. Hydroformed tubing is beautiful but stiff with reinforcements and internal walls that reduce frame flex without adding too much weight. Proven Bosch PowerPack 400 battery is known for being durable and reliable. The mounting interface…...

March 31, 2020

Gazelle Ultimate T10+ HMB Review

  • MSRP: $3,999
  • MODEL YEAR: 2020

An upgraded version of the original T10 with more speed and a dual-battery option, feature-complete with high-quality accessories, backed by a great warranty from a company that has been operating for over 125 years. Three sizes and two frame types (high-step and mid-step) with multiple colors to choose from,…...