Bike Comparison

The Rad Power Bikes RadRover 5 and RadRover 6 Plus are both 26″ aluminum frame hardtail fat e-bikes. The RadRover 5 has better components and a bigger fork, while the RadRover 6 Plus has a better fork. Explore the differences below.

    2021 Rad Power Bikes RadRover 5
    2021 Rad Power Bikes RadRover 6 Plus
    MSRP$1,699$1,999
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    CategoryFatbikeFatbike
    Weight69.0 lbs73.4 lbs
    FrameAluminumAluminum
    ForkRST
    
    WheelsAluminumAluminum
    Wheel Size26″26″
    Brake TypeMechanical DiscHydraulic Disc
    Motor750W 80Nm hub-drive750W hub-drive
    Battery672Wh 672Wh
    GroupsetAcera, Tourney
    
    Drivetrain1 × 71 × 7
    SuspensionHardtailHardtail
    Front Travel80mm60mm
    Rear Travel--
    SeatpostRigidRigid
    Brand Siteradpowerbikes.comradpowerbikes.com
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    RadRover 5
    RadRover 6 Plus

    Geometry

    Specs
    Frame

    6061 aluminum

    6061 aluminum alloy

    Fork

    spring fork, 80 mm travel, with lockout and preload adjustment; 240 mm steerer tube

    RST spring fork, 60 mm travel with lockout and preload adjustment, 277mm steerer tube

    Bottom Bracket

    100 mm, Square Taper Bottom Bracket

    100 mm, Square Taper Bottom Bracket

    Headset

    Semi-integrated, 1-1/8" straight steerer tube

    Semi-integrated, 1-1/8" straight steerer tube

    Stem

    50 mm + 30º (15 mm rise)

    50 mm + 30º (15 mm rise)

    Handlebar

    Custom formed aluminum, 700 mm wide, 4" rise

    Custom formed aluminum, 700 mm wide, 4" rise

    Saddle

    Plush with lifting handle

    Ergonomic seat with lifting handle

    Seatpost

    350 mm x 27.2 mm

    390 mm x 27.2 mm

    Pedals

    CrMo axle, forged aluminum platform with reflectors, standard 9/16" x 20 TPI threading

    CrMo axle, forged aluminum platform with reflectors, standard 9/16" x 20 TPI threading

    Grips

    Durable imitation leather ergo

    Durable imitation leather ergonomic grips

    Groupset
    Rear Derailleur

    7-Speed Shimano Acera

    7-Speed

    Crank

    42T, 170 mm forged alloy, dual-sided aluminum bashguard

    42T chainring, 170 mm crank length, dual-sided aluminum chainring guard

    Shifters

    Shimano SL-TX50-7R thumb shifter, 7-speed

    7 speed thumb shifter

    Cassette

    7-speed freewheel, 11-34T

    DNP 7-speed freewheel, 11-34T

    Chain

    Z7

    KMC Z7

    Brakes

    Tektro Aries (MD-M300)

    Rad Power Bikes approved hydraulic brake caliper

    Brake Levers

    Aluminum alloy comfort grip levers with motor cutoff switch and integrated bell

    Rad Power Bikes approved aluminum alloy levers with motor cutoff switch and adjustable reach (2.5mm Allen wrench)

    Wheels
    Rims

    Double wall, 36H

    Double wall, 36H

    Spokes

    12-gauge stainless steel, black

    12-gauge stainless steel, black

    Tires

    Rad Power Bikes by Kenda Juggernaut 26" x 4", K-Shield puncture-resistant liner *tires received may not include branding

    Rad Power Bikes by Kenda Juggernaut 26" x 4", K-Shield puncture-resistant liner *tires received may not include branding

    Disk Rotors

    Tektro 180 mm front and rear

    180 mm front and rear

    Electric Components
    Motor

    750W brushless geared hub motor with 80 Nm of torque, 5:1 planetary gear reduction

    750W brushless geared hub motor, 5:1 planetary gear reduction. Stated wattage is the manufacturer’s rated power capacity. Actual power-to-ground wattage is under 750W to ensure ebike regulatory compliance and may vary depending on riding conditions.

    Battery

    48V, 14 Ah (672 Wh) with Lithium NMC Samsung 35E cells, rated for 800 charge cycles

    48V, 14 Ah (672 Wh) with Lithium NMC Samsung or Panasonic 35E cells, rated for 800 charge cycles

    Remote

    Backlit LCD with charge indicator, speedometer, odometer, trip odometer, pedal assist level, wattmeter, and more

    Backlit LCD with charge indicator, speedometer, odometer, trip odometer, pedal assist level, clock, and more

    Charger

    48V, 2 Amp Rad Power Bikes smart charger, operates on 100V-240V AC power outlets

    48V, 2 Amp Rad Power Bikes smart charger, operates on 100V-240V AC power outlets