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Price $2,175 List$1,799 List$1,499 List$1,650 List$1,500.00 at REI
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Pros Fast, quiet, smooth, fully-featured, good distance rangePowerful, responsive handling, good stability, 28 mph top speedSmooth, quiet, powerful, fully-featuredGreat distance range, good customer service, lots of features, comfortableSimplicity, rides like a regular beach cruiser, comfortable
Cons More expensive, not the fastest in the testSlightly less comfortable than some, limited featuresHeavy, 20 mph top speedLess powerful motor, 20 mph top speedLimited features, mediocre display and controls
Bottom Line Versatile 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 priceThis reasonably priced model is comfortable and efficientA simple, Class1 pedal-assisted beach cruiser
Rating Categories Magnum Metro Juiced CrossCurrent S2 Rad Power RadCity 4 Ecomotion e-City Electra Townie Go! 7D
Ride (25%)
9
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Power (25%)
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Interface (15%)
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Specs Magnum Metro Juiced... Rad Power RadCity 4 Ecomotion e-City Electra Townie Go!...
Wheel size 26-inch 700c 26-inch 26-inch 27.5-inch
Battery Size (Wh) 624 673 672 468 309
Motor Power (torque) 500W 750W 750W 350W 250W
E-Bike Class Class 3 (Can be configured in Class 1 and 2) Class 3 (Can be configured in Class 1 and 2) Class 2 Class 2 Class 1
Number of pedal assist settings 6 5 5 5 3
Top speed throttle 20 20 20 20 N/A
Top speed pedal-assist 25 28 20 20 20
Distance Range (claimed) 30-60 miles 50-75 miles Up to 45+ not specified Up to 50 miles
Frame material Aluminum Alloy 6061 Aluminum Alloy Aluminum
Maximum rider weight (lbs) 265 lbs 275 lbs 275 lbs 270 lbs total (55 lbs on rear rack) 300 lbs
Measured Weight (w/o pedals, Medium) 59.4 lbs 60 lbs 63.3 lbs 55.9 lbs 50 lbs
Drivetrain Shimano Altus 7-speed Shimano 9-speed Shimano Altus 7-speed Shimano Tourney 7-speed Shimano Tourney 7-speed
Brakes Tektro Mechanical Disc Tektro Hydraulic Disc Brakes Tektro Mechanical Disc XOD XD-E500 Hydraulic Disc Brakes with power cutoff sensors Tektro Mechanical Disc
Additional features 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 Fenders, suspension fork, rear cargo rack, head and tail lights, horn, LCD screen Cargo Rack
Warranty 1-year 1 year 1 year 2 years on frame and motor, 1 year for all other parts Lifetime on frame, 1 year on components
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