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Summary of Reviews
We have read all expert and user reviews on the Ride1UP 500 Series. In summary, this is what cyclists think.
16 reasons to buy
- The Ride1UP 500 Series is an attractive electric bike powered by a reliable Bafang motor.
- Experts and users agree this is an affordable electric bike.
- The bike has 9 levels of pedal assist, a throttle and walk-assist mode to ensure users get the most out of every ride.
- Selle Royale’s saddle, on the 500 Series, is extremely comfortable with a wide gel cushion.
- Buyers have a choice between a step-over or step-thru frame, with the 500 series. This makes the bike accessible for riders of all ages and abilities.
- The bike's Kenda tires are wide enough to traverse gravel roads.
- The bike’s front suspension fork cushions riders over bumps and holes in the road.
- The built-in headlight helps riders see when they are out at night or in adverse weather.
- Riders have the option to purchase fenders and a rack with the 500 Series.
- Test riders agree that assembling the bike was easy. Ride1UP provides riders with videos to help them with the assembly process.
- The battery sits low on the bike’s frame, providing riders with a low center of gravity and increased stability.
- The display on the bike is easy to read. It allows riders to monitor their speed, battery level and the level of pedal-assist in use.
- The 1-year warranty on the bike pleased test riders.
- Testers agree that Ride1Up provides excellent customer service.
- Ride1Up specs the 500 Series with a rust-resistant chain.
- Experts agree that the kickstand is easy to operate.
5 reasons not to buy
- The bike is heavy. It weighs 55.7 lbs.
- The fork on the 500 Series does not have a lockout.
- Testers found the mechanical disc brakes to be noisy on the Ride1UP 500 Series.
- Riders found the left-hand throttle awkward to use. Traditionally, throttles are on the right.
- The XR frame model does not have water bottle cage mounts.