Electric Mountain Bike Reviews

This type of electric bike is designed to go off-road. Mountain bikes usually have higher volume tires with aggressive tread (smaller knobs for gravel roads and packed dirt, larger knobs for soft loose terrain). Most eMTB products have front suspension and many offer full suspension! This improves rider comfort and control, but tends to increase the price and weight of the bike. Most electric mountain bikes have aluminum frames, but the really fancy ones use lightweight titanium or carbon fiber. They are often ranked by toughness, terrain capability, and suspension travel going from cross country (120mm), trail (150mm), all mountain enduro (150mm to 180mm), and downhill (180mm+).
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Liv Rove E+ Review

  • MSRP: $2,750
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

A hardtail cross country hybrid with women-specific saddle and grips. Approachable mid-step frame, four sizes, one color: satin light green. It's the most affordable electric bike model from Liv, is sold through dealers, and comes with a two-year warranty plus lifetime frame.. Efficient and quiet SyncDrive motor is a collaboration between Giant and Yamaha. It offers up…...

Giant Roam E+ Review

  • MSRP: $2,750
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

A hardtail cross country hybrid that comes in two frame styles, four sizes, and one color: gloss black. It's the most affordable electric bike model from Giant, is sold through dealers, and comes with a two-year warranty plus lifetime frame.. Efficient and quiet SyncDrive motor is a collaboration between Giant and Yamaha. It offers up…...

Orbea Rise H30 Review

  • MSRP: $5,699
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

The entry model in the Orbea Rise line of light weight full suspension electric trail bikes. Featuring the Shimano EP8-RS Rider Synergy mid-drive motor that's custom tuned for efficiency, offering 60nm of peak torque and 250 watts nominal output. Available in four frame sizes, three color choices, and many hardware upgrade paths using MyO configuration ordering.. Fully integrated battery pack utilizes 21700 battery cells from Panasonic that offer high energy density,…...

Surface 604 Shred Review

  • MSRP: $2,599
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

A feature rich hardtail electric mountain bike with 9-speed drivetrain, plus sized 2.8" wide tires, sturdy 15mm thru-axle, adjustable top speed, responsive torque sensing pedal assist, quiet motor, and trigger throttle with full power. Upright geometry, integrated headlight, and lots of mounting points make this a versatile platform.. Available in two frame sizes, and a third XS version with 26" wheels for youth…...

Specialized Turbo Tero 4.0 EQ Review

  • MSRP: $5,800
  • MODEL YEAR: 2022

A feature-complete hardtail cross country electric mountain bike outfitted with outstanding fenders, rear rack, and integrated lights available in four frame sizes and three trim levels (3.0, 4.0, 5.0). Capable as a commuting platform and light off-road machine thanks to knobby 29er tires and high-end hydraulic brakes.. Excellent weight distribution and electronics integration. Lightweight, smooth, responsive Brose motor (custom made with Specialized)…...

Trek Rail 9.9 XX1 AXS Review

  • MSRP: $13,549.99
  • MODEL YEAR: 2021, 2022

Trek's best long-travel electric mountain bike, designed for All Mountain and Enduro Riding. Light weight optimum compaction low void (OCLV) carbon fiber and magnesium frame comes in three sizes. Flip chip spacer in the rear swing arm further refines geometry for low and high settings.. Available in three premium color schemes, the bike is setup with 29" wheels but can…...

CUBE Stereo Hybrid 160 HPC TM 625 27.5 Review

  • MSRP: $7,250
  • MODEL YEAR: 2021

An enduro electric bike with long travel 170mm front 160mm rear air suspension by Fox. Available in four frame sizes and four parts levels, the TM is CUBE's mid-tier offering. Internal PowerTube 625 battery pack is hidden from view, the weight is kept low and center, the charging port and locking mechanism are well placed.. Nimble 2.5" front and 2.4" wide tires offer reduced weight and precise application-specific tread patterns.…...

Magnum Summit Review

  • MSRP: $2,349
  • MODEL YEAR: 2021

The Summit is the latest hardtail electric mountain bike from Magnum with upgrades to the drivetrain, suspension, and electronics integration, available in four tasteful accent colors and two wheel size options, available online or from a wide US dealer network. Continued use of high quality Samsung cells for the high capacity battery pack, now fully…...

Giant Stance E+ 2 Review

  • MSRP: $4,000
  • MODEL YEAR: 2021

A high quality ebike from a mainstream company with loads of dealers in North America. The purpose built full-suspension frame comes in four sizes and features internal cable routing, custom metallic paint, and all-black accessories. It delivers cross country geometry with 130mm front and 120mm rear suspension travel. Air suspension is lightweight and highly adjustable for different rider weights.. Boost hub spacing with a 15mm thru-axle adds stiffness and strength for the front wheel.…...

Surface 604 Quad Review

  • MSRP: $2,599
  • MODEL YEAR: 2021

A hardtail urban cross country electric that's straight out of the 1980's with quadangle frame design! Available in two sizes for improved fit, with two battery options for extended range. Impressive 9-speed drivetrain with upgraded shifter and derailleur. Powerful 180mm hydraulic disc brakes with large dual piston calipers and electronic motor inhibitor switches on both levers.. The criss-cross top tube design looks cool and improves frame stiffness for off-road use, even…...