A rigid electric fat bike with provisions for front and rear racks, available in two frame sizes for improved fit, designed with a steep top tube for comfortable stand over and steadying. The suspension design is a four-bar design with 120mm of travel. The Raleigh Misceo is an early release 2016 model that features Shimano’s all new STEPS drive system. 26-inch wheels and fat 4-inch tires roll over varied terrain Lightweight and durable aluminum alloy frame with rack mounts for versatility Powerful Bosch Performance CX motor is best-in-class Reliable Shimano drivetrain shifts perfectly, every time SPECIFICATIONS Battery Bosch Powerpack 400Wh, DT Mount. Check out our end of year clearance! IZIP E3 Sumo - Don't wrestle with the seasons, roll with them!

I ride a mountain bike nearly two hours a day almost every day. Although nothing creates more debate on our site than electric mountain bikes on trails, this article is simply featuring four bikes (two mountain bikes, one cruiser and one commuter) that we recently checked out at the Winter Bike Press Camp event last week. The suspension design is a four-bar design with 120mm of travel.

Bonus points for the rack, fender and water bottle mounts. The Misceo integrates Shimano’s Di2 electronic shifting into their Alfine 8 speed internally geared rear hub.

IZIP E3 Peak DS – 120mm of rear travel, 27.5″ wheels, 350 watt motor – $4500. For more information about the Raleigh Misceo, please see our full write-up on Mtbr’s sister site: RoadBikeReview:

© Copyright 2020 VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved. Setup a sister site for these please. Then I ride it on single track for 12-15 miles. Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review. Our e-bikes are made with top quality frames and components, utilizing superior technologies. Why? They are responsible for designing, manufacturing, and selling ebikes under the IZIP, Haibike, eFlow and eZip brands. Like the popular Bosch mid-drive system, the new Shimano STEPS puts the motor at the center of the bike in an oversized bottom bracket location. The frame is 6061 aluminum with a rigid alloy fork. The frame also features nice internal cable routing, which is good because with all the electronics, there are quite a few wires and cables. Unlike the Sumo and the Peak DS, the Zuma uses a 500 watt 48 volt rear hub motor, so the cost is quite a bit cheaper. I don’t get it.

Your email address will not be published. Thank`s MTBR for another great e-bike review. https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/first-look-raleigh-misceo-e-bike-with-shimano-steps-drive-system, “IZIP is Currie Technologies premium line of electric bikes. I see this as a product nobody demanded, that the industry is determined to force into the market, regardless of the problems that it causes either to the environment (via batteries) or the controversies it raises about trail use.

Shortened Store Hours (Covid 19) Tue-Fri: 10-4 Sat: 10-4. The IZIP E3 Sumo will be available in two sizes (MD and LG) and the retail price will be $3650. The fully formed aluminum alloy frame and fork have plenty of cargo mounts to carry heavy loads so you can pack everything you need for your next outing. The integrated battery pack is hidden away in the seat tube and pops out for easy charging. If riding the big wheels turns your crank, then don't trim the fat; add some meat instead with the pedal assist boost of this off-road electric bike. Save my name, email, and location in this browser for the next time I comment. This placement creates a lower center of gravity for better weight distribution (a common complaint of hub-drive systems which have a distinct rear-ward weight bias).

$100 off KÜAT bike racks with ebike purchase! Gregg Kato studied journalism and broadcasting in college while working many different jobs including deejaying, driving a forklift and building web sites (not all at the same time). Not as controversial as electric bikes on mountain bike trails, cruisers and commuters are popular options for riders looking to get by with a little bit of assist. The wheels feature Alex FM-1 doublewall rims and they are fitted with Kenda Juggernaut 26×4.00 tires. The Zuma is available from your local IZIP dealer now and the suggested retail price is $2550. Pricing has not yet been set, but it is expected to be in the $3500 range. The Bosch Performance CX mid-motor packs best-in-class power to keep you rolling wherever your adventure takes you and the oversized 4-inch tires bowl over soft surfaces and technical terrain like a steamroller. The Peak DS rolls on 27.5″ wheels with Alex rims and Maxxis Ardent Race 27.5×2.2″ tires. Dismiss. Currie Technologies has specialized in electric bicycles since 1997 and they are one of the biggest developers and distributors of eBikes in the U.S. Brand: IZIP, Product: E3 Sumo. The battery is a Lithium-ion 48V 8.7Ah 417Wh. Why do mountain bikers hate electric mountain bikes? The Sumo uses a high torque center drive 350W motor that will go from 6 mph using the motor only (no pedaling) to up to 28 mph with hard pedaling in high power assist mode. However, as a bicycle drivetrain manufacturer, Shimano has one thing that Bosch does not. Two wheels, one Passion. IZIP’s Sumo is a burly fat bike designed for soft and loose riding surfaces from sand to snow to dirt.

It has a range up to 35 miles and this cruiser cruises at 20 mph. Powerful Bosch Performance CX motor is best-in-class e-bikes don’t belong on a mountain bike site. Quick Take: IZIP E3 Electric fat bike – the Sumo and more, https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/first-look-raleigh-misceo-e-bike-with-shimano-steps-drive-system, http://forums.mtbr.com/general-discussion/mtbr-reviewing-e-bikes-948361.html. Go back to sitting your tree and eat your veggies …c. Video: Felt Double Dare Fat bike fun in Switzerland, Motobecane releases new HAL6 and NightTrain bikes, Terrene Cake Eater studdable fat bike tire launched. Tektro hydraulic disc brakes handle the stopping with oversized 203mm/180mm rotors front and rear. The Bosch Active Line Plus mid-motor packs best-in-class power to keep you rolling wherever your adventure takes you, and the oversized 4-inch tires bowl over soft surfaces and technical terrain like a steamroller.

Part Numbers. Selection and Sizes vary - Call for Latest Inventory! The E3 Sumo electric fat bike is always up for full sized fun whether plowing through the snow or cruising your favorite sandy beach. Mostly for my commute so I don’t have to drive my car. Lightweight and durable aluminum alloy frame with rack mounts for versatility

I’m in the market for an electric mountain bike. They are not representative of our sport. The E3 Sumo electric fat bike is always up for full-sized fun, whether plowing through the snow or cruising your favorite sandy beach. So go fark yourself. Like most electric bikes, the Zuma isn’t light, but the 53 pound claimed weight is a lot lower than older hub motor bicycles that sometimes pushed 70 lbs or more. Besides being an avid mountain biker, he is also a motorcycle fanatic. The Bosch Active Line Plus mid-motor packs best-in-class power to keep you rolling wherever your adventure takes you, and the oversized 4-inch tires bowl over soft surfaces and technical terrain like a steamroller. Bad for the environment? Electric Bikes Calgary 1-3915 Edmonton Trail NE Calgary, AB, T2E 6T1 Canada. The Misceo will be available in four frame sizes and should be in Raleigh dealers this April. With the right motor, it’s possible to ride out to trails much farther from my house and then ride the bike on trails without the motor. IZIP, eFlow, Haibike, eZip. The IZIP E3 Peak DS will be available in two sizes (MD and LG) and the retail price will be $4,500. IZIP Zuma – cruiser with 500 watt motor – $2550. Mountain biking as an activity, let alone a sport, is highly subjective. The E3 Sumo electric fat bike is always up for full-sized fun, whether plowing through the snow or cruising your favorite sandy beach. One unified control unit for both gear functions and motor drive functions. The IZIP Zuma is a 6061 aluminum framed cruiser with a rigid steel fork. The idea seems to be to sell anything for a buck, and let the public sort out the mess. The frame is 6061 aluminum and suspension duties are handled by an X-Fusion Velvet RL fork and O2 RLX rear shock. Go big or go home!- Size Medium = 5'6" – 5'9"- Size Large = 5'9" – 6', © 2020 e-Bike of Colorado  •  Policies & Shipping  •  Privacy  •  Accessibility, Bosch Active Line Plus, 50Nm, 20MPH, Made in EU, Hydroformed Aluminum Alloy 6061 T6, Trail Performance Geometry, SPF technical formed alloy , 6061 T6, Multi Cargo Mounts, Front: Formula, Sealed Bearing, Thru Axle, 150mm. Reliable Shimano drivetrain shifts perfectly, every time.

The IZIP E3 Peak DS features the same center drive 350 watt motor as the Sumo with the same battery, speed and range. We’ll leave the higher level “discussion” about the politics of e-bikes on singletrack for another time.