Our electric bikes come in three different styles, each of these have their own benefits and have been chosen specifically for the design and needs of each electric bike.
Our Different Types
Front wheel motors
An affordable option for all
Provide good levels of power for getting around town
Give a steady assistance when climbing hills on trails
Well balanced and stable
Rear wheel motors
Offers better handling and traction
Smooth acceleration and natural feeling pull with power usage
Stealthier appearance, it isn't always a giveaway that you're riding an ebike as opposed to a regular push bike
Light and maneuverable
Lower noise levels
Centre Mount Motors
Provide higher levels of assistance from more powerful motors and are perfect for long and steep hills.
Are more sensitive to how you ride so provide the power exactly when you need it.
Centre of gravity is low.
Best suited to mountain biking.
The motor's drive goes through the bicycle gears, making it more efficient.
Featured on the Raleigh Motus and Centros Range
We use new re-engineered Bosch ebike systems on our Motus range as it offers an innovative new motor which is quiet and reliable. This is combined with the new PowerPack or Powetube in either 300wH, 400WH or 500WH. The range of battery sizes and systems across the Motus and Centros ranges allows you to find the perfect eBike that suits you from a brand you can trust.
The Motus uses the new Bosch Active Line Motor and a 300wh PowerPack, the Motus Tour uses an Active Line Motor and 400wh Powerpack and the Motus Grand Tour uses the Active Line Plus Motor with the 500wh PowerPack. Our Centros models use the fully integrated Bosch 500WH Powertube which gives the bike a sleek and ergonomic finish.
Wherever you’re heading, our Raleigh models with an Active Line or an Active Line Plus motor will get you where you want efficiently and effectively.
The sophisticated Intuvia Display offers maximum clarity and convenience with the display screen placed in the centre of the handlebars for easy readability, and the control unit is safely on the left handlebar. The gear shift indicator ensures you're riding in the correct gear to optimise battery consumption and to increase your bikes range. It even allows you to charge your mobile!
Bosch PowerPack 500wh
The reliable, long-lasting electric components from market leader Bosch, will provide an exceptional riding experience. The 500WH semi-integrated battery will allow you to ride for up to an impressive 220km on a single charge.
Active Line Plus Motor
The Active Line Plus motor offers an almost completely noise free experience and a higher level of pedal rate detection to improve cycling efficiency so you can get the maximum enjoyment out of your journeys. What's more, with a maximum assistance output of 270% you'll find the hills a breeze compared to a regular bike. The Bosch Active Line Plus motor is compatible with both the derailleur and hub gear systems.
Featured on the Array range
With years of experience in the cycling world, the Suntour e-bike system complements perfectly the Array bike range to give you a smooth yet powerful ride.
The key to the Suntour system is the integration of the derailleur gears, motor and controller to produce a quiet, powerful and efficient riding experience.
Suntour Control Panel
Sleek bar-mounted cycling computer with easy-to-read high-contrast display. Partnered with ergonomic switch unit with intuitive design. The easy-to-read control panel has every function you’ll need for a successful outing. There are five different modes that are easily selected with a push of a button on the handlebar to offer you various levels of assistance, this also includes a 'walk' mode that gives slight assistance when you are walking alongside the bike.
Suntour 400WH Battery
High quality battery with a very long life! Constructed to go the distance with you. Large battery capacity to cover more territory, boasting a range of up to 100km on a single charge depending on the level of assistance selected. The battery can be easily removed so you can take it into the house to charge it for your next ride.
Smooth, silent motor packaged in a compact, lightweight design for a sleek look and supreme riding performance. The Emotion motor has 5 power levels plus the boost function on a twist grip. Allowing you to manage the assistance that the motor provides to maximise the range of the battery or make the ride as easy as you want it to be. Strong yet intelligent pedalling support for a solid, natural feel!
Featured on the Stow-E-Way
Based in Taiwan, TranzX are at the forefront of development, creating smart solutions for E-bikes. At Raleigh, we use the latest system to provide a compact and powerful motor.
Handle-mounted power controls are placed close to the grips, so you can easily select from the power levels, and use the speed button to give you an extra boost for hills or when you're late for work!
260wh TranzX Battery
The 260wh battery will provide a range of up to 50km and its small size means it can easily be removed and charged away from the bike.
45nm Rear Wheel Motor
The TranzX system has 4 support levels so you can decide how hard you want to work and the motor will assist you up to a speed of 15mph. Motor systems from TranzX benefit from new communications technology, which ensures that the motor maximises the battery range, and will allow your dealer to set the bike up for you via a USB link.