Ecomotion e-City
This Product
Ecomotion e-City
Read the Review
Magnum Metro
Read the Review
Juiced CrossCurrent S2
Read the Review
Rad Power RadCity 4
Read the Review
Electra Townie Go! 7D
Read the Review
Awards  Editors' Choice Award Top Pick Award Best Buy Award  
Price $1,650 List$2,175 List$1,799 List$1,499 List$1,500.00 at REI
Overall Score Sort Icon
79
90
83
82
68
Star Rating
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Pros Great distance range, good customer service, lots of features, comfortableFast, quiet, smooth, fully-featured, good distance rangePowerful, responsive handling, good stability, 28 mph top speedSmooth, quiet, powerful, fully-featuredSimplicity, rides like a regular beach cruiser, comfortable
Cons Less powerful motor, 20 mph top speedMore expensive, not the fastest in the testSlightly less comfortable than some, limited featuresHeavy, 20 mph top speedLimited features, mediocre display and controls
Bottom Line This reasonably priced model is comfortable and efficientVersatile and well-rounded, this was the best bike in the testA Class 3 city/commuter e-bike with a need for speedThis well rounded model offers a competitive performance at a reasonable priceA simple, Class1 pedal-assisted beach cruiser
Rating Categories Ecomotion e-City Magnum Metro Juiced CrossCurrent S2 Rad Power RadCity 4 Electra Townie Go! 7D
Ride (25%)
8
9
8
9
7
Range (25%)
9
10
8
8
7
Power (25%)
7
8
9
8
6
Interface (15%)
8
9
8
9
6
Assembly (10%)
7
9
8
6
9
Specs Ecomotion e-City Magnum Metro Juiced... Rad Power RadCity 4 Electra Townie Go!...
Wheel size 26-inch 26-inch 700c 26-inch 27.5-inch
Battery Size (Wh) 468 624 673 672 309
Motor Power (torque) 350W 500W 750W 750W 250W
E-Bike Class Class 2 Class 3 (Can be configured in Class 1 and 2) Class 3 (Can be configured in Class 1 and 2) Class 2 Class 1
Number of pedal assist settings 5 6 5 5 3
Top speed throttle 20 20 20 20 N/A
Top speed pedal-assist 20 25 28 20 20
Distance Range (claimed) not specified 30-60 miles 50-75 miles Up to 45+ Up to 50 miles
Frame material Alloy Aluminum Alloy 6061 Aluminum Aluminum
Maximum rider weight (lbs) 270 lbs total (55 lbs on rear rack) 265 lbs 275 lbs 275 lbs 300 lbs
Measured Weight (w/o pedals, Medium) 55.9 lbs 59.4 lbs 60 lbs 63.3 lbs 50 lbs
Drivetrain Shimano Tourney 7-speed Shimano Altus 7-speed Shimano 9-speed Shimano Altus 7-speed Shimano Tourney 7-speed
Brakes XOD XD-E500 Hydraulic Disc Brakes with power cutoff sensors Tektro Mechanical Disc Tektro Hydraulic Disc Brakes Tektro Mechanical Disc Tektro Mechanical Disc
Additional features Fenders, suspension fork, rear cargo rack, head and tail lights, horn, LCD screen Suspension fork, front/rear lights, rear rack, front/rear fenders, suspension seatpost LED Front and Rear lights, LCD display, Race Track Mode Cargo Rack, Integrated Brake Light, Puncture Resistant Tires, Headlight, Digital display Cargo Rack
Warranty 2 years on frame and motor, 1 year for all other parts 1-year 1 year 1 year Lifetime on frame, 1 year on components
Expand to show full specification table  |  Hide details