If you\u2019re on the market for the fastest e bike that also serves as the best off road electric bike, but can quickly become the best electric hunting bike, the Surface 604 Rook is feature-rich enough to fall into most niches. Its 500W and on-demand throttle offer punchy torque. And the battery can power the bike for 60 miles on a single charge.\r\n\r\nWhy We Like It - Surface 604 Rook\r\nFeature-rich and powerful, the Surface 604 Rook is decked out with a comfy seat, step-thru design, 500W motor with on-demand throttle, and a step-thru frame for easy mounting and dismounting.\r\n\r\nDurability & Build Quality\r\nThe Surface 604 Rook was built with 6061 aluminum alloy, trading resistance for durability. The Wellgo pedals have rubber tread, providing a fair amount of grip for a mountain bike. The handlebars or low-rise and backswept, complimenting the relaxed, upright position quite nicely, as does the gel saddle. Its rear rack is welded on\u2014fine for some, but not so for those looking to customize.\r\nPerformance (Speed & Acceleration)\r\nThe Surface 604 Rook has no problem reaching 20mph. There\u2019s 5 levels of pedal assist, with on-demand throttle at all levels. The smoothness of the ride is thanks to its Bafang 500W mid drive rear hub motor, with a smart torque sensor open to tuning.\r\nRange & Battery\r\nWhen fully charged, the lithium-ion battery can provide up to 60 miles of travel, which is excellent for its price and speed. In an ideal situation, you can get 2 hours of battery life from it. The Trek Domane+ can travel 150 miles on a single charge.\r\nSafety Features\r\nThe Surface 604 Rook is full of features. Plastic fenders prevent debris and water from hitting you; lightweight and still durable. The headlight can cut through darkness far ahead, which makes night time riding a necessary activity to introduce. The Suntour suspension fork and Tektro Auriga hydraulic disc brakes both do a great job offering a smoother ride, and stopping power when cautious.\r\nValue\r\nGoing over our Surface 604 Rook electric bike review, it might be a few hundreds above budget, but it\u2019s so feature-rich that it\u2019s worth the extra cost. It\u2019s durable, has a great top speed, and can really go the distance. However, the Rungu Bike better fits the mold of \u201chunting bike.\u201d\r\nSurface 604 Rook Wrap Up\r\nThe Surface 604 Rook will fit just about any niche you want it to. It can be your distance partner, considering its 60-mile battery life. It\u2019s built for speed, thanks to its 500W motor that pushes 20mph. And it\u2019s step-thru frame makes it easy to mount\/dismount, a must-have for hunters. Replace its basic Kendra tires ASAP and it\u2019d be perfect.