The first and best mid drive electric bike was the Bulls Ebikes according to many reviews. Bulls has its own contender in this race, the Iconic TR 1, there are two variants of the TR 1 the entry level Class 1 model that uses a Bosch Performance Line CX motor, and this Class 3 designated TR 1 Speed that uses a Bosch Performance Line Speed mid-drive motor that\u2019s capable of 28 mph.\r\nWhy We Like It - Bulls Ebikes\r\nThere are a lot of choices in the e-bike world if you are looking for a commuter. Most have a full suspension fork and other amenities. With the condition of roads in many cities, usually filled with potholes and unevenness, we often recommend getting a suspension seatpost as a way to absorb the energy from the bumps.\r\n\r\nDurability & Build Quality\r\nRear suspension is an SR Suntour Unair air shock with 120mm of travel. There are aluminum fenders and a rear rack that isn\u2019t flat on top, but capable of handling a variety of different saddlebags to let you carry anything you need on your commute. At the front of the bike, there\u2019s a boxy fully adjustable stem by AS-SUVi. That\u2019s where the Kiox display Fuxon F170 integrated headlight is located. Cabling on this bike is some of the most unique with the exposed wires very neatly set up, and each one has its own unique hole in the frame\/fork for routing.\r\nPerformance (Speed & Acceleration)\r\nBulls went with a Limotec DP-01 dropper, which is not the most responsive one on the market and it comes in handy in stop-and-go traffic. Allowing you to have full leg extension while pedaling, yet stand flat-footed at a stop without getting off the bike. This motor is smaller and lighter than its predecessors and more efficient, while still putting out 350 watts and up to 340-percent support at the pedals and 75 N\/m of torque. What this means is that it will get you quickly up to 28 mph in traffic. The Shimano Deore 1\u00d710, 11-42T drive systems gives a smooth ride if you're in the city or if you're out using it on a gravel trail, while the Trek Verve+ isn\u2019t too dissimilar the reports sound like the EVO TR 1 beats it.\r\nRange & Battery\r\nThe battery is Bosch\u2019s new 625-Wh PowerTube battery, which is located inside the downtube. This is 25 percent more capacity than the most recent, standard 500-Wh batteries, including the ones Bosch has been making the past couple of years. It can be easily swapped for an extra battery if you need extra range and want to carry one with you.\r\nSafety features\r\nWhile it doesn't have as many breaks as other electric bikes like the Schwinn Voyageur the Shimano BR-MT420 Hydraulic Disc come with 180mm Rotors, Center Lock, Quad-Piston Front Caliper Dual-Piston Rear Caliper, Three-Finger Levers with Adjustable Reach making the bike a safe option for anyone who might need or just want one of the best E bikes.\r\nValue\r\nThis is on the pricier side but considering it\u2019s wide range of capabilities the bike dose match up to the price in many ways, through more then one review was asking for the pedals to be swap them for \u201cgrippier and sturdier aluminum\u201d pedals over the dufalt plastic that comes on the bike.\r\nBulls Ebikes Wrap Up\r\nAll in all Bulls has a good 27in bike that can compare with the Cube Compact Electric Bike and the heft of the bike easily being stopped by the double breaks though it\u2019ll take more charge in order to actually keep it\u2019s speed due to the heavier than average weight of the frame.