Winner, Best Affordable Electric Bike for 2018/2019
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POWERFUL 500W MOTOR
•The Rook comes equipped with a 500W hub motor that is extremely powerful (peaks at 750W).
•With a torque sensor and throttle on demand, the Rook is great for those that could benefit from an extra boost to make it up the hill.
•Geared for performance - we paired all that power with an industry-leading 12mosfet 25A controller, so Rook delivers unmatched torque and speed.
•Watch out for other riders as you zip pass them.
TOP SPEED 20MPH (32KMH) CLASS 2
UNLOCKED 28MPH (45KMH) CLASS 3
UPTO 45 MILE RANGE (72KM) 14AH
UPTO 65 MILE RANGE (105KM) 20AH
285LBS (130KG) WEIGHT CAPACITY
CLASS 2 EBIKE
(CLASS 3 READY)
•Whisper Smooth Torque Sensing Pedal Assist
Because an electric bike is only as good as it’s power distribution.
•Precision torque sensing performance at 104 cadence pulses per revolution; 1,000 torque samples per second.
•Rook’s incredibly smooth torque sensor knows how hard
you’re pedalling down to the microsecond and matches it with proportionate power.
•Custom drop out design delivers whisper smooth torque
sensor sensation at any assist level.
•In fact, you’ll swear it’s as smooth as a mid-drive motor.
•Gone are the days of simple cadence sensors!
•Now with an extra-large colour LCD display to show all vital information and provide added security.
•SURFACE604 Color LCD Display with Micro USB Jack
Bigger display: 3.5" for 2021 vs. 3.2" for 2020.
•Set a passcode and the bike won’t start without it, just like your phone.
LONG RANGE BATTERY
•Offering two high-capacity battery options:
•48V14ah (672wh) 3500mah cell size
•Samsung Cells 18650, Made in Korea, USB Plug, capacity indicator button
•Range up to 45 Miles (72 Kms), Weight: 7.59 LBS (3.45 KG)
•48V20ah (960wh) 5000mah cell size (Same as in Tesla)
•Samsung Cells 21700, Made in Korea, USB Plug, capacity indicator button
•Range up to 65 Miles (105 Kms), Weight: 10.23 LBS (4.65 KG)
KEY TECH SPECS
•SR SUNTOUR XCM 27.5 SUSPENSION FORK
(80MM WITH QUICK RELEASE)
•27.5" x 2.4" KENDA KRANIUM
•TEKTRO AURIGA HYDRAULIC DISC BRAKES WITH 180MM ROTOR
•SHIMANO ALIVIO 9-SPEED DRIVETRAIN
•TORQUE SENSOR SYSTEM
•SELLE ROYALE ERGONOMIC GEL SADDLE
•LARGE FIXED-COLOR LED DISPLAY WITH MICRO USB JACK
•POWERFUL AXENDO LED HEADLIGHT
•WELDED REAR RACK
WATCH WHY ELECTRIC BIKE REVIEW LOVES THE ROOK
Rook and Colt
|48V 20AH (960WH) / BLACK / M/L (19.5") for riders 5'8" - 6'6"||801256002233||21-S604ROMLB20||SUR28125254K|
|48V 14AH (672WH) / BLACK / M/L (19.5") for riders 5'8" - 6'6"||801256002196||21-S604ROMLB14||SUR28116819K|
|48V 20AH (960WH) / BLACK / S/M (17.5") for riders 5'2" - 5'7"||801256002219||21-S604ROSMB20||SUR28882568K|
|48V 14AH (672WH) / BLACK / S/M (17.5") for riders 5'2" - 5'7"||801256002172||21-S604ROSMB14||SUR28742692K|
|48V 20AH (960WH) / WHITE / S/M (17.5") for riders 5'2" - 5'7"||801256002226||21-S604ROSMW20||SUR28148145E|
|48V 14AH (672WH) / WHITE / S/M (17.5") for riders 5'2" - 5'7"||801256002189||21-S604ROSMW14||SUR28671130E|