Co-op Cycles CTY e2.2

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Facts

Gender
Release Year
Brand
Charge Time
4 Hours
Maximum Range
50 Miles
Top Speed
20 Mph
Watts
250W
Torque
60 Nm
Volts and Amp Hours
36V 14Ah
Wheel Size
Number of Gears
Weight
51.9 lbs
Suspension
Brake Type
Frame Material

Summary of Reviews

We have read all expert and user reviews on the Co-op Cycles CTY e2.2. In summary, this is what cyclists think.

17 reasons to buy

  • The Co-op Cycles CTY e2.2 e-bike comes in an attractive Twilight Blue tone.
  • The bike is lighter than others in the hybrid e-bike category. It weighs 51.9 lbs.
  • Testers were pleased with the Shimano motor on the bike.
  • The bike has a range of 50 miles. Users regularly found they could go much further than this.
  • The kickstand is centrally located and easy for riders to use.
  • The included fenders protect riders from getting splashed by mud and water.
  • A rack is included. When used to attach panniers, riders can commute to work or pick up groceries with the CTY e2.2.
  • The CTY e2.2 is priced affordably.
  • Lights are included in the front and rear of the bike. This pleased riders as their visibility increased at night and in adverse weather.
  • There is room for a water bottle in the frame.
  • The Schwalbe Big Ben tires are 1.95 inches wide and roll smoothly on paved roads and pathways.
  • The size small of this bike has a step-through design, making it easier for shorter riders to mount and dismount the bike.
  • Going over hills is easy for riders that might struggle with this task on a non-electric bike.
  • Riders agree the bike feels stable at top speeds.
  • The hydraulic disc brakes are fitted with 180mm rotors that allow riders to stop quickly.
  • It only takes four hours to charge the battery.
  • The bike's front suspension offers 75mm of travel, softening impacts for riders over bumps and potholes.

6 reasons not to buy

  • Many users expressed that they would have liked longer fenders.
  • The bike lacks a chainguard and riders found they easily got grease on their legs or clothing.
  • The bike runs large in size.
  • The stem is prone to loosening and needs to be tightened frequently, according to many users.
  • Some riders found the bike shifted randomly as they were riding.
  • The lights are not easy to turn on and off.

Bottom line

Co-op’s CTY e2.2 is an electric bike built for commuting. Users were pleased that lights, a kickstand, fenders and a rack are all included. The lights are difficult to operate. The fenders are short. The bike is available in three sizes. Testers suggest sizing down. The size small has a step-thru frame that better accommodates shorter individuals. The bike has a range of up to 50 miles, according to REI’s website. Testers found they could go double this distance, depending on the level of assistance in use.

Expert Reviews

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Cycle Volta

Co-op Cycles Cty e2.2 Ebike Review

One of the first things I noticed about my size-medium tester is how perfectly balanced this bike feels.

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User Ratings

92/100 based on 15 ratings
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