You are generally correct in your assessment. As to ugly ... I don't care much and it's not ugly to me. Actually that rear suspension makes me a bit lustful. Bikes get hard use from me. You are also correct I am paying a premium. Worth it to me to have a bike *this year* and to deal with someone who actually acts like I'm alive. I wish you were right about the color. I like the color in the pics but the batch he ordered 5 months ago ... ... comes only in black. Again, I don't really care. Finally ... one way or another ... I ain't waitin.The Bolton bike is reasonable in a couple regards. First if you want a bike sooner rather than later. Also, you might get better support than Frey if you are in the vicinity of Bolton. Otherwise it's not worth the premium IMO. Just buy from Frey. Also, the AM 1000 is a fairly ugly bike with the external battery. YMMV. At least Bolton chose a decent color to mute things. I'd rater have an integrated battery with the option to carry a spare on the frame like the Frey EX decked out with dual battery for the came cost as the Bolton. But you will have to wait...
The FREY EX electric mountain bike is here. You might not know it by looking at it, but this electric mountain bike is packing 1,500W of power, more than any other dual suspension e-bike and has the suspension required to navigate even the most technical terrain. Here we look at it in detail.frey-bafang.patransformers.com
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