About HAOQI Electric Bikes
Among plenitude of electric mountain bikes on the market HAOQI is relatively new player. HAOQI electric bikes are available on USA market with offices and warehouse stationed in California. At the moment HAOQI has free shipping in continental USA, which is a good news. More about shipping policy you can find at official HAOQI website, just click here.
HAOQI is a generic Chinese brand, but with quality workmanship and parts and it offers 2 year battery warranty. HAOQI electric bikes are present with only one model of electric mountain bike and it is called Leopard. The Leopard is available in 3 colors, black, white and neon green. The HAOQI Leopard is a powerful 750 W electric mountain bike with brushless gear hub motor and fat 26″ x 4″ off-road tires. It has impressive range of 60 miles on a single charge. Of course, this is on pedal assist mode and on flat terrains, but still impressive. Let’s see why this $1599 electric bike is a rising star on the market.
HAOQI Leopard Electric Bike: Design and Features
One of the first things you’ll notice is that the HAOQI Leopard a stylish off-road e-bike. It has a smooth, timeless design that appeals to almost everyone. However, the Leopard is not just an off-road electric bike, it is all round electric bike made for off-road as well as city commuting.
The Leopard fat tire electric mountain bike features 6061 aluminium alloy frame and weighs only 72lbs, including the battery. So, when you need to lift it or take up the stairs there is no problem. Its aluminum alloy frame is also durable. It is rust-resistant and can withstand rigorous trails and urban streets. Rocks, speed bumps, and potholes won’t bend or weaken the frame.
Also, when it comes to off-road experience, thanks to adjustable aluminium alloy front fork and extra wide 26″x 4.0″fat tires the ride over bumps is comfortable and it will not be a problem for a rider.
The 26″ x 4.0″ fat tires are ideal on soft, loose terrain and hard-packed surfaces. You’ll get plenty of stability and traction, regardless of the surface you’re covering.
Also, there is a LCD display stationed in front of the rider, between handlebars. The display is clear and easy to use and it shows all important info like battery power, speed, and distance covered.
The Leopard comes with front and rear Tektro Aries 180 mm disc brakes for safe stopping and additional control, and braking even on slick surfaces won’t faze this e-bike.
The Leopard, also, features some very useful extras like bright 48 V LED headlight and braking light for better visibility during night rides, ergonomic handlebars and soft saddle for more comfort and front and rear fenders and a rear rack.
HAOQI Leopard Electric Bike: Motor, Battery Speed and Range
The Leopard e-bike from HAOQI features enough power and speed to tackle urban and off-road terrain. It comes with a 750W brushless geared motor that powers the Shimano 7-gear derailleur. With pedal-assist on-demand throttle, you won’t have problems making it up steep city streets or rocky hills. It has 5 level pedal assist, so you can easily adapt on any terrain.
Along with the ability to reach speeds up to 25mph with the motor engaged, the e-bike also boasts a 48V 16Ah Panasonic Lithium Detachable Battery enabling the Leopard to go as far as 60 miles on a single charge. Of course, maximum range depends on rider’s weight, riding style, terrain etc. Maximum load capacity of the Leopard is 350 lbs, so there is no problem for adult riders to use it to the full.
When the battery runs out of the juice you will need between 6 and 9 hours to fully recharge the battery. But, even in case the battery empties, thanks to Shimano 7-gear derailleur you can use it like standard mountain bike on flat or/and hilly terrain.
HAOQI Leopard Electric Bike: Main Specs
- Frame: 6061 Aluminum Alloy
- Weight: 72 lbs With Battery
- Maximum Weight Limit: 350 lbs
- Motor: 750 W High Speed Brushless Geared Motor
- Battery: 48V 16Ah Panasonic Lithium Detachable Battery
- Charging Time: 6 ~9 hours
- Top Speed: 25 mph
- Maximum Range: Up to 60 miles
- Fork: Alloy front suspension fork with lockout and adjustment
- Display: KDS-KD51C, USB LCD Display, (Battery level, Speed, Distance Traveled, etc.)
- Tires: 26″ x 4.0″ Fat Tires
- Pedals: Alloy pedal with reflectors
- Crank: 170mm Forged Alloy
- Shifter: Shimano 7 speed gear shift system
- Stem: Promax MA-400 SSABK
- Brakes: Tektro aries 180mm discs brakes
- Saddle: Velo soft saddle
- Seatpost: Diameter 30.4mm length 300mm
- Rack: Integrated Rear Rack (Weight Limit 50 lbs.)
- Lights: 48V LED Headlight and Taillight