Step Through Fat Tire Ebike: How to Choose Your Perfect Ebike?

How to choose your step through fat tire ebike

Want an electric bike that can take you anywhere? A fat tire electric bike is the perfect choice. These bikes are growing in popularity in recent years, especially among riders looking for an all-purpose bike that can handle rough terrain or uphill climbs. Known for a wider tire profile and heavy-duty construction, a fat tire electric bike is perfect for off-road trails, sand dunes, snow, gravel paths, and more. 

Step-through fat tire ebikes give riders the best of both worlds — a powerful motor and a comfortable ride. If you're in the market for a new one, we have some expert tips on how to find the perfect ebike for you.

What is a Step-Through Fat Tire Ebike?

Step-through fat tire ebikes are designed with comfort in mind. Created to provide a smoother ride over uneven terrain, step-through fat tire bikes reduce the vibration you feel when riding compared to regular bike tires. 

Fat tire electric bikes have two main differences from traditional bicycles that you see on roads and trails. 

  • Larger Tires

While regular bikes have tires that are around 2 inches in width, a fat tire ebikehas tires at least 3-4 inches wide. The larger tires allow riders to easily navigate rough terrain compared to normal tires, making it better equipped for adventurous rides such as off-roading or climbing hills.

  • Electric Motor

Ebikes are equipped with an electric motor to help with pedaling. However, the motors in fat tire ebikes are generally more powerful than a regular ebike. Since fat tire ebikes are designed for more challenging terrain, it needs a motor with more oomph. The additional power allows riders to go up hills and navigate difficult terrain with ease. It also requires less physical effort from the rider, as the electric motor takes some of the strain away from pedaling. 

Other notable features of fat tire electric bikes include improved shock absorption, a greater load capacity, and a sturdier build. These ebikes can also be adjusted for various terrains, allowing the rider to customize their bike for a particular ride. So whether you're commuting to work or out for an adventure, a fat tire ebike is the perfect companion for any occasion.

With its various features, it's easy to see why a step-through fat tire ebike has become so popular in recent years. It's an ideal choice for anyone who wants an efficient, versatile, and durable bike that can handle whatever terrain you throw at it.

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What Should I Look For in a Step-Through Fat Tire Ebike? 

When shopping for a step-through fat tire ebike, you need to look for features that will make your ride more enjoyable. This includes your choice of frame, seating, and motor. All three of these parts factor into how comfortable and efficient your ride will be.

Durable Frame

Look for a frame made from quality materials like aluminum, which is lightweight and strong. With a quality frame material, you can feel confident that your bike will last for years and won’t  be damaged on more rugged terrain. The Velotric Nomad 1 is an example of an ebike with a durable frame. It's designed to handle off-roading and long rides without compromising comfort. We’ve tested our ebikes more than 150,000 times in rough conditions to ensure you receive lasting quality.

Also, consider the size and height of the frame. Make sure it’s the right size for your height, as this helps determine how efficient your ride will be. For example, if you’re tall, getting a frame that is too low may cause discomfort.

Comfortable Seat

Whether you’re using your electric bike for leisure or commuting, having a comfortable seat is essential to ensure you don’t suffer  from any aches or fatigue. Ergonomic ebike seating is crucial as it allows the rider to cycle in an upright position. This helps with your posture and prevents back pain during and after long rides.

The Velotric Nomad 1 possesses a 220 mm-wide ergonomic seat. We've optimized every single design detail, especially the seat cushiness to allow you to have a relaxed, straight-back posture during your ride.

Powerful Motor

Since fat tire ebikes are generally used to ride on tougher terrains, you need a powerful motor to help navigate it. You should look for an ebike with a motor of at least 250-350 watts, as this will give you enough power to tackle hills and other obstacles.

With the Velotric Nomad 1, you’ll geta 750W high-performance motor (peak 1200W) with a 75Nm torque. This allows you to take on more challenging terrain with ease. It also offers five levels of pedal assist and a maximum speed of 20 miles per hour.. 

Velotric Nomad 1 750w Fat Tire Step-Thru Ebike

True to its name, the Velotric Nomad 1 750W Fat Tire Step-Thru ebike helps you travel almost anywhere with ease. This bike is the perfect companion commuting home and exploring your neighborhood or off-road trails. 

Designed for riders with heights 5'1" to 6'4", this ebike offers maximum comfort during long rides with its ergonomic seating and powerful motor. Its strong frame can easily handle off-roading, and its high torque allows you to navigate hills effortlessly. The Velotric Nomad 1 also comes in a High-Step version that comfortably caters to riders up to 6’9” (2 meters).

The Nomad 1 has an impressive 50% longer range compared to other models at a similar price point. So if you're looking for a versatile, durable, and powerful electric bike, the Nomad 1 is the perfect option for you. Try it out today and experience an adventure like never before. 

Velotric Nomad 1

Step-Through Fat Tire Ebike that Takes You Anywhere

The step-through fat tire ebike is great for those who want an efficient and durable bike that can handle any terrain. With the right features, it can be a reliable companion on any adventure. 

The Velotric Nomad 1 is perfect for getting around town as well as enjoying hundreds of miles of gravel dirt, and concrete trails and roads. Its powerful motor, durable frame, and ergonomic seating make it an awesome ebike for those who want to explore new trails or commute in comfort.

Don't have an ebike yet? Explore Velotric's range of electric bikes and find the perfect one for you. Start your adventure today!


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