We call entry level eBikes those priced under $800 USD. These bikes are mostly 24 volt, lead acid battery pack bikes. They can be well built, and last with proper care, but tend to use lower quality components.
These bikes tend to weigh a bit more with lower quality frame build. Range tends to be in the 15-20 miles with top end speeds under 20 mph.
Mid Level eBikes
The mid level eBike is priced over $800, but under $1,500 USD. The bikes in this category may use a 36 volt power system, and Li-Ion battery pack, mostly under 10 amp hours. Some of these bikes are quite reliable. Most use mid level components and are reliable for medium use.
These bikes tend to feature lighter well built frames. Range tends to be in the 20-30 miles with top end speeds of 20 mph or more.
Top end eBikes
Top end eBikes on the list are those priced over $1,500 USD on up. These bikes use top quality components and feature top frame and electrical quality. 36 volt or higher systems and Li-Ion battery packs up to 20 amp hours are common. Note however, that not all of these bikes are without their problems.
The top end eBikes are however built to last with warranties and service to match. These bikes tend to be very well built alloy. Range is increased to as much as 40-50 miles with top end speeds up to 50 mph.
After looking the list over, if you are still not satisfied, check out a DIY eBike. You can easily get the performance of a top end eBike for way less. With some careful work, a DIY eBike can be made to look good too.
If you are looking for electric bike reviews you have stopped at the right place. We have compiled many reviews into one file for easy reference.
On the next page is the first page of eleven pages of eBikes we have summarized and given ratings to. Most of bikes are rated from 1 to 5. Some of the bikes are new or so special that they have not been rated. They are listed just for information.