MagiCycle Cruiser: Fully Loaded All-Terrain Fat Tire Electric Bike
About MagiCycle Electric Bikes
Among plenitude of electric mountain bikes on the market MagiCycle is relatively new player. MagiCycle electric bikes are available on USA nad Canada markets with offices and warehouse stationed in Ontario, Canada.
At the moment MagiCycle has free shipping in continental USA, which is a good news. More about shipping policy you can find at official MagiCycle website, just click here.
MagiCycle is a Chinese brand, but with quality workmanship and parts and it offers 2 year warranty on all electrical components. In this review of the MagiCycle Cruiser we will show you this amazing e-bike which comes in two variants, Step-over and Step-thru.The Cruiser is available in midnight blue and the Step-Thru variant is available both in midnight blue and white color.
MagiCycle Cruiser e-Bike Design and Main Features
The MagiCycle Cruiser is a powerful 750 W all-terrain fat tire electric bike with brushless gear hub motor and fat 26″ x 4″ Kenda puncture-resistant off-road tires. It has impressive range of 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.
One of the first things you’ll notice is that the MagiCycle Cruiser a stylish off-road e-bike. It has a smooth, timeless design that appeals to almost everyone. However, the Cruiser is not just an off-road electric bike, it is all round electric bike made for off-road as well as city commuting.
The Cruiser fat tire electric bike features 6061 aluminium alloy frame and weighs only 76 lbs, 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″ Kenda 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 full color LCD display with USB charging 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, lights and distance covered.
The MagiCycle Cruiser comes with front and rear NUTT aries 180mm double action mechanical disc brakes for safe stopping and additional control, and braking even on slick surfaces won’t faze this e-bike.
Aslo, it features some very useful extras like bright 6V LED headlight and braking light for better visibility during night rides, ergonomic handlebars, soft saddle for more comfortable ride, front and rear fenders and a rear rack.
Motor, Battery Speed and Range
High power 750 W brushless gear hub motor delivers amazing amount of torque (86 nm) enabling the Cruiser to speed to tackle urban and off-road terrains. It comes with a 750 W 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 7 level pedal assist, so you can easily adapt on any terrain.
Along with the ability to reach speeds up to 28 mph with the motor engaged, the e-bike also boasts a 52V 15Ah Lithium Detachable Battery enabling the Cruiser to go as far as 55 miles on a single charge. Of course, maximum range depends on rider’s weight, riding style, terrain etc. Maximum load capacity of the Cruiser is 275 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 4 and 6 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.
MagiCycle Cruiser Electric Bike Main Specs
- Frame: 6061 Aluminum Alloy
- Weight: 76 lbs With Battery
- Maximum Weight Limit: 275 lbs
- Motor: 750 W High Speed Brushless Geared Motor
- Battery: 52V 15Ah Lithium Detachable Battery
- Charging Time: 4 ~6 hours
- Top Speed: 28 mph
- Maximum Range: Up to 55 miles
- Fork: Alloy front suspension fork with lockout and adjustment
- Display: Color LCD display with USB charging
- Tires: 26″ x 4.0″ Kenda Fat Tires
- Pedals: Alloy pedal with reflectors
- Crank: 42T, 170 mm forged alloy, dual-sided bash-guard
- Shifter: Shimano 7 speed gear shift system
- Stem: Promax MA-400 SSABK
- Brakes: NUTT aries 180mm discs brakes
- Seatpost: Diameter 30.8mm length 300mm
- Rack: Integrated Rear Rack (Weight Limit 50 lbs.)
- Lights: 6V LED Headlight and Taillight