Folding Electric Tricycles Offer Easy Riding And Storage

Folding electric tricycles are the ideal blend of easy riding and storing convenience. Since they are pedal optional the rider can pedal for exercise or use the motor when it is more convenient.

Another option is to just use the motor when you get a bit tired or on hillier terrain.

Many people shy away from riding because of balance concerns. While it is true balance is an issue with bicycles it not a problem with tricycles and you ride as slow as you want without losing your balance.You can even sit comfortable with both feet on the ground which is difficult, at best, with a bicycle.

The addition of a motor makes riding even simpler. Add the ability to fold your trike and you have a beautiful package. You can even transport it easily in an SUV.

Most electric tricycles will charge in a few hours and have a maximum speed of 15 mph. Maximum distance range varies with each model and is dependent on the riders weight and pedaling assistance.

Here are a few of the available styles of folding electric tricycles. Click on image for details.

Here are two of the more popular models..


  • Motor: 500w Direct-Drive Hub Motor
  • Power: 500-750w peak
  • Wheel: Hand-Built Wheel w/ Heavy Duty Double-Walled/Eyeletted Rim & Steel Spokes
  • Hub Weight: 14 Lbs.
  • Manufacturer's warranty: 1 Year at 36v
  • Speed: Top Speed 10MPH Forward and 3MPH Reverse
  • Range: Range is between 12-34 Miles*
  • Charging Time: 4hrs - 8hrs
  • Range; 10- 20 Miles with Normal Pedaling *
  • Throttle; Thumb Throttle
  • Brakes; Front Hand Caliper Brake and Rear Coaster (foot) Brakes
  • Wheel Size; 20"
  • Handlebars; 25" Wide, 9 " High
  • Basket: Large cargo 21 X 14.5 X 9"
  • Saddle: Extra Wide Comfort Saddle, 12 inches Wide x 12.5 inches Long
  • Frame: Low Step Through (Unisex), Foldable for easy storage
  • DIMENSIONS FOLDED: 29W x 30"H x 34"L


  • 25km / 15 Miles per charge on flat roads, without pedaling*
  • Maximum speed without pedaling  is 6 km/h / 3.7 mph
  • Maximum speed with pedaling and pedal assist is dependent on rider input*
  • High tensile carbon steel frame
  • Painted with polyester powders. Step through only 19 cm / 7.5" from the ground
  • 20" wheels / 48cm
  • Folding pedals
  • Rear Luggage rack
  • Folded pull handle to wheel while folded
  • Motor: 24V 250 Watt
  • Charger: 2A
  • Battery: Lithium (LiFePO4) 9Ah
  • 5 speed twist grip gear changer with derailleur
  • Two V brakes on front wheel - with one functioning as a parking brake
  • Dynamo-powered front and rear lights
  • Bell 
  • Mudguards(fenders)
  • Manufacturer's Warranty - 2 years on frame and fork

Check manufacturer's specifications for rider weight, height, and inseam dimensions.

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Note: Electric and folding electric tricycles are typically shipped to a local bike shop for assembly.

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