Ride1Up Launches Affordable Folding Ebike

Ride1Up has launched a new ebike called the Portola, a folding ebike for about $1k. The first 50 sold will go for $895 then it comes in two versions $995 for 10.4Ah and $1,095 for 13AH. learn more at Ride1Up.com.

It looks to be a solid competitor in the folding ebike market. It is a Class 1-3 electric bike, with 28mph pedal assist and 20mph throttle only. It weighs just 59 pounds.

Features include;

  • Portability: The Portola’s compact design offers unrivaled convenience, whether navigating crowded city streets, hopping on public transportation or storing in tight spaces.
  • Efficient Performance: Powered by a state-of-the-art electric motor with multiple pedal assist levels, the rider can choose their desired effort depending on the gradient.
  • Sleek Design: Combining form and function, the Portola boasts a sleek and modern design bound to turn heads. Its attention to detail extends beyond aesthetics, with practical features that enhance the rider’s experience, such as integrated lights and a responsive digital display, fenders, and passenger seat.

Portola Specs

  • Available in Three Colors: Turquoise, Indigo Blue, and Gloss Black.
  • Ships as class 2: Can be changed to class 3
  • Front Suspension and Integrated rear rack – connect+ System
  • Tires – 20×3″ tires
  • Battery Options – 48v 10.4ah and 48v 13.4ah
  • Controller – 48v 20a
  • Hydraulic disk brakes w/motor cut off – 180mm Rotors
  • Motor – 48v 750w sustained
  • Drivetrain – Shimano Altus 8-speed

Check out the Portola on the Ride1Up website.

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