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The Velec R48 was designed to maximize the length of bicycle rambles. Powerful enough for most people (48V/500W High Torque Motor), you will enjoy a smooth ride on this very comfortable electric bicycle. Read more..
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2022 Pre-orders: In anticipation of the high demand for bikes for the 2022 season, we are now accepting pre-orders. As quantities will be limited, pre-orders will be accepted on a “first come, first served” basis. Please click on the button "CHECK AVAILABILITY" to confirm item is available. BicyclesMcW reserves the right to update pricing should MSRP increase. Availability: NOW IN STOCK (FREE delivery in and around MONTREAL/LAVAL and OTTAWA/GATINEAU - bike will be fully assembled, adjusted and configured).
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48V/10 Ah battery
With Pedal Assist = 80 km
No Pedaling = 40 km
48V/14 Ah battery
With Pedal Assist = 110 km
No Pedaling = 55 km
The Marathon : Smooth, Range And Comfort
48V/500W High Torque Motor
The Velec R48 was designed to maximize the length of bicycle rambles. Powerful enough for most people with is 48V/500W HighTorque Motor, you will enjoy a smooth ride on this very comfortable electric bicycle. Password Protect System now included on R Series models.
48V Lithium Batteries
A choice of Lithium batteries is offered (48V/10.4Ah, 14Ah or R7).
Color: Red (S,M), Titanium (S,M,L) or Black (M,L)
Frame height: S (15”), M (17”), L (20”)
Motor: 48V/500W installed in the rear wheel (60Nm of torque)
Assistance: 5 level Cadence Sensor
Battery A: 48V/10Ah or 14Ah integrated in frame – Samsung 3C cells
Rim wheel: 26” black alloy
Spokes: Black Stainless Steel
Motor Connection: Direct connect
Brakes: Hydraulic disc brakes
Brake lever: With motor cut-offs
Throttle: Thumb throttle included
Grips: Comfort Plus
Panel: Central LCD Panel
Fenders: Black Thermoplastic
Suspension: Front Fork RST Suspension & Seat post Suspension included
Tires: CST E-Series 26 x 1.95”
Rear carrier: Included – Engineered by Velec
Derailleur: 9 Speed
Seat: Extreme Comfort
Seat post: 30.4mm x 350mm
Freewheel or cassette: 8 or 9 speed Cassette. 11 x 32T
Chain: KMC anti-rust
Lights: Front (with button) and rear (tactile) linked to main battery
Options: Rear wheel lock with 1.5M cable