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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Haibike XDURO RX 29″ Review

  • MSRP: $4,000
  • MODEL YEAR: 2014

Capable and sturdy eMountain bike with great frame balance, motor and battery (mounted low and center). Available in four frame sizes for good fit, large 29" wheels provide improved traction, momentum…...

ProdecoTech Titanio 29er Review

  • MSRP: $4,999
  • MODEL YEAR: 2014

Well priced hardtail mountain bike with light weight titanium frame and larger 29" wheels. Excellent balance and aesthetic appeal with grip drive front hub motor and bottle style battery…...

Easy Motion Neo 29er Review

  • MSRP: $2,999
  • MODEL YEAR: 2014

Hardtail design with 30 gears, hydraulic disc brakes and suspension with rebound and lock out adjust. Offers twist throttle for power on demand and four levels of torque sensing pedal assist…...

iGo Titan Review

  • MSRP: $1,599
  • MODEL YEAR: 2014

A cool looking, affordable full suspension electric bike thats best enjoyed on-road or light trails. Less sophisticated pedelec sensor can make the ride feel jerky at start and mash gears…...

Easy Motion Neo 650B Jumper Review

  • MSRP: $4,299
  • MODEL YEAR: 2013, 2014

Full suspension electric mountain bike with performance 27.5" wheels for improved efficiency. Rear hub motor design increases unsprung weight (reducing traction) but is quiet and fast...

Emazing Bike Apollo 93pd Review

  • MSRP: $2,399
  • MODEL YEAR: 2014

Well priced, very light weight for a hardtail mountain-style ebike, great 5 year warranty. Drive system uses a combination of cadence sensing and torque sensing for responsiveness...

Focus Jarifa Offroad Premium XT Review

  • MSRP: $3,850
  • MODEL YEAR: 2014

One of the quietest, smoothest and most powerful hardtail electric mountain bikes I've ridden. Efficient 250 watt gearless hub motor offers 1,000 watts of peak output and multiple regen…...

2013 Optibike Pioneer Allroad Review

  • MSRP: $2,795
  • MODEL YEAR: 2013

Sturdy and efficient mid-drive motor system with pedal assist and throttle mode for under $3K. Motor and battery positioned low and center on the bike keeping it balanced and easier…...

Easy Motion Neo 650B Review

  • MSRP: $2,999
  • MODEL YEAR: 2013, 2014

Designed for cross country riding with 30 gears, suspension fork with lockout, and efficient 27.5" wheels. Responsive torque sensing pedal assist with four levels as well as a twist throttle for…...

Volton Alation ST 500 Review

  • MSRP: $1,999
  • MODEL YEAR: 2014

Affordable, well designed, trail-ready ebike with smaller step-through design that's easy to mount. Updated fender design, headlight and battery cover with rubberized edge to reduce rattling and keep…...