The new Surface 604 Rook step-thru eCommuter bike has arrived for testing and review!
With its easy get on and ride step-thru design and upright ride position the Rook is a comfortable eBike for zipping around town.
Some of the feature highlights are a torque sensor pedal assist system in addition to throttle assisting up to 20 mph along with two battery options.
Component highlights include a 500 watt (750 watt peak) Bafang geared rear hub motor, 48V 10.4ah battery (+optional 14ah extended range battery), Tektro Auriga hydraulic disc brakes, Shimano Alivio 9 speed drivetrain, and a full assortment of accessories.
The $1,999 base price includes free shipping and the optional extended range battery adds $200.
In this first part of the review you will get a detailed look at this bike with a BUNCH of pictures and the specifications. [Read more…]