Top 10 Best Electric Mountain Bikes of 2017 – Reviews


There is no denying just how enjoyable and downright comfortable commuting on a bike can be, especially when compared to the rigidness of a car. If, however, you simply cannot be bothered by the constant pedaling, then maybe you should invest in an electric bicycle. These bikes are designed to offer you the exact experience a traditional bike would to some extent, without the tiresome pedaling motion most of them demand. Over the next few minutes, we will look at the ten best electric mountain bikes the market has to offer at this point in time.

10Freeway 27 Speed Pedal-assist Electric Motor Mountain Bicycle

amazon buttonRight from the start, we should point out that a 27-speed gear shifting system makes this bike capable of cruising at surprisingly fast speeds. It also comes powered by a 350-watt motor and a 10 AH battery that takes between 1 and 4 hours to fully charge. Not only that but this bike also enjoys quite a sturdy construction guaranteed to provide you with long-lasting durability regardless of how often or intensely it is being used.

9Yukon Outback Electric Mountain Bike

amazon buttonThe Yukon Trails Outback mountain bike can travel up to 28 miles on one charge of its 10 AH lead acid battery. The mountain bike runs on a 24V, 250 Watt motor that has enough power to make riding it more than just comfortable. It features a solid build with 24-inch tires that can reach speeds of up to 15 miles per hour. The comfortable seat and the sturdy frame of the bike make up for a comfortable and smooth cruising experience for those who ride for leisure.

8X-Treme Folding Mountain Bike

amazon buttonThis highly convenient model of the X-Treme mountain bike is built for the city dweller. It boasts of a foldable design that makes it extra easy to store or carry around with you. The electric bike is powered by a 300-watt motor which is capable of speeds of up to 20 miles per hour. This is further enhanced by 7-speed gear kit that lets you choose your own cruising speed. The bike is perfect for campers and city dwellers looking for a versatile way to get around. Front and rear suspensions provide a smooth ride even on bumpy terrain.

7Prodeco Outlaw 8-Speed Mountain Bike

amazon buttonDespite the heavy price tag, the Outlaw EX offers perhaps the most value for money with its incredible build, powerful motor and unrivaled performances. The mountain bike has a 750-watt motor, a lightweight version of the XO shifter, a 9 AH battery and avid elixir hydraulic brakes to ensure a smooth but safe stop. Built on a lightweight frame, the bike is all about comfort, convenience, and speed.

6Prodeco V4 Outlaw EX 8 Speed Electric Bicycle

amazon buttonProdeco mountain bikes are designed with performance in mind above everything else. From the beautifully crafted frame of the bike to the vibrant cobalt blue color, Prodeco bikes are made to last and to deliver unmatched performances. A 36-volt 10 AH lithium-ion battery powers the 250 watt motor of the bike, which is supplemented by a 6-speed gear. Given its maneuverability and overall construction, it is perhaps the perfect bike for commuting.

5X-Treme Electric Mountain Bike

amazon buttonDesigned for the more modern terrain, the X-Treme mountain bike packs a massive 300 watts motor powered by a lithium-ion battery which is capable of covering a distance of 25 miles on one charge. The bike is a hybrid, meaning you can choose to pedal the old fashion way or let the motor run the wheels. A 7-speed gear shifter makes this one of the fastest bikes in the list. Other features include hydraulic front forks, a headlight, a battery indicator, a cargo rack and an adjustable seat.

4Watseka XP Electric Cargo Bicycle

amazon buttonThe Watseka XP is powerfully built to handle all your cargo shipping needs. It boasts of a modest top speed of 14 miles per hour and up to 18 miles of range on one charge of its 9 AH 36 Volt battery. The main focus of the bike is its sturdy frame which allows for easy carrying of heavy cargo without compromising on comfort or speed. Extra battery packs can be bought to supplement the bike’s power supply.

3X-Treme XB-300 SLA Electric Mountain Bike

amazon buttonThe X-Treme XB-300 SLA runs on a powerful 300-watt motor that is capable of pushing its light but sturdy frame at speeds of up to 20 miles per hour. The e-bike features a highly user-friendly design that is perfect for novices. It takes 4 hours to fully charge its 24-volt battery. Other features of the bike include a 7-speed tourney gear, a power assist system, front forks made out of steel and a comfortable padded seat.

2Phantom X2 Folding 8-Speed Electric Bike

amazon buttonThe Phantom X2 comes in a deluxe looking black color and a very sleek, futuristic design. Easily the most powerful in the list, the bike boasts of a 500-watt motor and a 12 AH battery mounted on a sturdy frame. The folding bike is also very easy to store and transport from place to place. It also uses high-quality disk brakes to bring it to a smooth but rapid stop when needed, a feature most electric mountain bikes out there are lacking.

1Prodeco V3 Phantom X2 8 Speed Folding Electric Bicycle

amazon buttonThis 8-speed bicycle is built for speed and stamina, not to mention unrivaled comfort levels. In other words, this well-balanced electric bike is made for an urban environment, thus perfect for anyone looking for a city bike. It features a lightweight yet sturdy build and a powerful 300-watt motor powered by a battery that can take it between 18 and 25 miles. The foldable design of the bike is definitely one of its strongest perks as it makes transporting it from place to place extra easy. Last but not least, this particular bike will handle almost any terrain without any issues to speak of.