GOTRAX CTI

90/100
BikeRide Score
?
Where to buy
We earn affiliate commission. Learn more
Bike Size Charts

BikeRide finds and shows you the best prices of the bikes you want to buy. Prices constantly change and it’s impossible to compare them all yourself.

We search for prices on over 120 bike retailers to guarantee that we find the lowest prices – to save you time and money.

It’s a promise we stand behind: If you find a lower price on a bike elsewhere, we will sell it to you for 10% less. For example, if you find a bike for $480 that we have listed at $500, we will offer you to buy it for $432 through BikeRide. The bike must be the same color and size, sold in the US and not include the use of a coupon.

If you find a lower price, email us at [email protected] with documentation of the price. We’re committed to making sure that the cost of a bike does not keep you from cycling!

Facts

Gender
Release Year
Brand
Charge Time
5.5 Hours
Maximum Range
40.5 Miles
Top Speed
20 mph
Watts
350 W
Volts and Amp Hours
36V 10.4Ah
Class
Drive
Wheel Size
Number of Gears
Gearing Type
Weight
66 lb
Suspension
Brake Type
Frame Material

Summary of Reviews

We have read all expert and user reviews on the GOTRAX CTI. In summary, this is what cyclists think.

11 reasons to buy

  • The GOTRAX CTI is available as a step-through or step-over.
  • One tester overcomes a 26% gradient on PAS 5.
  • The “reliable” mechanical disc brakes have a motor inhibitor switch and work well in testing.
  • Reviewers agree the CTI feels like a “normal” bike and is easy to pedal without assistance.
  • The CTI is very easy to assemble, according to reviewers.
  • Experts praise the bike for its “agile” and “responsive” steering.
  • The bike has “well-balanced,” stable handling, according to one reviewer.
  • The CTI is described as a comfortable bike.
  • GOTRAX includes an adjustable stem for easier fitting.
  • In one cold-weather range test, the reviewer achieves 15 miles with 600 feet of elevation using PAS 5 at 17 to 18mph.
  • An optional password security feature on the display prevents the motor from turning on.

4 reasons not to buy

  • One expert notes delayed motor response of up to two pedal revolutions.
  • A reviewer finds the cable management messy.
  • The CTI doesn’t come with lights, a rack, or fenders.
  • One tester complains the welding is “gnarly.”

Expert Reviews

87/100 based on 2 rated expert reviews
87
Electric Revolution

GOTRAX CTI Electric Bike

The GOTRAX CTI electric bike is a noteworthy option for those seeking a quality electric bike without breaking the bank. Its performance, comfort, and build quality exceed expectations for its price, making it a strong contender in the budget e-bike market.

Visit full review
86
?
This review has been given a score. Read more here
TechOdyssey

The Affordable E-Bike for Everyone! GOTRAX CTI E-Bike

I think it’s a good product and, overall, I think you’ll probably like it, too.

Visit full review

User Ratings

90/100 based on 6 ratings
  • 5 star
    67%
  • 4 star
    17%
  • 3 star
    17%
  • 2 star
    0%
  • 1 star
    0%

Bike Comparison

The GOTRAX CTI is an entry-level commuter e-bike with a 350W motor available as a step-through or step-over. Experts dislike the bike’s “gnarly” welds and messy cable management. They complain of delayed pedal assist activation and the lack of lights. However, the bike earns praise for its well-balanced steering, reliable braking, impressive climbing performance (for a 350W e-bike), and ride comfort. Overall, experts agree that, at this price, the GOTRAX CTI exceeds expectations of performance, quality, and comfort.

GOTRAX CTI in comparison to averages

Forum Discussions

Discuss which bike to choose in the forum

Giveaway

Win a bike instead of buying one with our giveaways
  • 20" KAZAM Buddi Trailer Bike
    18 June – 10 July