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Meloyelo - Ascent MD

Meloyelo - Ascent MD

Regular price $4,595.00
Regular price Sale price $4,595.00
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The Ascent MD (mid drive) is a high-spec trail bike in a step-through frame. Bafang M400 motor, highly rated by Consumer Reports NZ. Massive, 630 watt-hour battery with LG cells. Upper-end suspension with 100mm of travel and lockout. A gear sensor to protect your drivetrain from excessive power while shifting gears. Tektro hydraulic brakes. Trail style mudguards plus carrier & lights are standard. Colour options are greenstone or grey-blue.
Consumer Reports NZ praised the motor on this bike for excellent hill climbing torque and power, smooth gear changes, and responsiveness when you start and stop pedalling. Plus, we've added a gear sensor which protects your drivetrain from excessive power when you're shifting gears. Massive, 630 watt-hour battery with Samsung cells. Tektro hydraulic brakes. Maxxis Ikon tyres. Trail style mudguards plus carrier & lights are standard. We've also sized this bike on both 26ҧ and 27.5' wheels so that the vast majority of riders will find a comfortable size option. Colour options are greenstone, or grey-blue.

- Engineered by older kiwis, for older kiwis;
- Nationwide sales & service network;
- Spare parts available in NZ;
- 2 year warranty on the electrics, plus 6 years on the frame and 1 year on other parts;
- Value for money. We aim to deliver the best performing and most reliable ebikes in the sub-$4500 price range;
- MeloYelo was founded to help support the EVolocity electric vehicle programme in schools. So, when you buy from MeloYelo, you Go Well AND Do Good.
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Motor Bafang M400 Max Drive motor, 80nm of torque. Highly rated by Consumer Reports NZ.
Battery Samsung or LG 630 watt-hour (compare to others at 500 watt-hour)
Charger ST brand 3Amp CE/UL certified (more reliable than the commonly used SANS charger)
Charge time Approx. 4 hours
Throttle Thumb throttle that can deliver full power once you’ve reached 6km/hour
Estimated Range 45-90km.
Display Bafang LCD
Drive Mode Bafang pedal assist speed sensor + pedal assist torque sensor
Top Speed Not limited. Adjustable in display
Total Weight 26-27kg depending on frame size. Includes easily-removed battery, carrier, stand, lights
Frame 6061 Aluminium Alloy
Fork Suntour XCM with 100mm travel and lockout
Gearing 8 speed Shimano, 11-32 tooth freewheel cluster
Shift Shimano Acera, rapid fire
Cranks 42 tooth chainring, 170mm Prowheel crank arms
Gear sensor Yes. Protects your drivetrain from excessive power while shifting gears.
Headset Neco, Sealed Bearing
Stem Adjustable stem
Handlebar Aluminum Alloy
Brake Tektro hydraulic with 180mm rotors
Levers Tektro levers and motor inhibitor
Grips Lock-on, comfortable rubber grips
Saddle Sprung memory foam for the ultimate in comfort
Colours Moody blue or Teal
Tyres Maxxis Ikon, puncture resistant trail tyres
Kickstand Massload kickstand
Lights Yes
Mudguards Yes
Rear carry rack Yes
Warranty 2 years on electrics, 6 years on frame, 12 months on other parts