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High Performance Electric Bikes

Est. 1998 in Boulder Colorado | The Oldest E-Bike Company in America

Optibike Designs and Builds High Quality E-Bikes

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“This capable mountain climber will leave 99% of other mountain bikes in the dust and a heavy dent in your pocketbook. If you place an order, they don’t have these on a shelf ready to ship out. The $19,000 purchase buys you a made-to-order bike tuned to your body dimensions.”

Optibike Beats Bosch at Hill Climb

We took an Optibike R22 Everest, Optibike Type 1, and Bosch CX equipped E-Bike to a steep dirt hill climb.

The hill is a 46% grade and has a soft loose dirt surface, certainly not an easy climb to do!

Check out the video to see how each bike did!

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This Book will teach you the basics of Electric Bikes

  • How people lost 80 pounds and eliminated prescription drugs.
  • The easy way to compare the range of electric bikes.
  • Why all batteries are not created equal, and more important info.
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September 19, 2023

Optibike beats Bosch at Hill Climb

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Optibike Featured in The Top 3 eBikes Built in the USA

September 16, 2022

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Optibike R22 Everest Featured on Electrek

November 11, 2021

Riding the 160 mile Rimrocker trail on an Optibike

November 3, 2021

“Without a doubt the most fun I’ve ever had on a mountain bike” R22 Everest eMTB Review

October 26, 2021

eMTB Ride Essentials – Backpack contents with emergency and repair kit

Review: Remarkable Machine

Truly a remarkable riding machine. I am a seasoned pilot, supersport racer, boater and ultimate thrill seeker and at times it can be a real challenge to recreate the adrenaline rush we’ve all experienced on our first barrel roll or hair pin. The R15C is the only bike on the market that can consistently satisfy the desire for thrill and adventure. Every aspect of the R15C is developed with the highest standard of craftsmanship only obtainable by trial and error over decades of focus and determination. Bravo Jim Turner and the Optibike team, thank… Read more “Review: Remarkable Machine”

Optibike Model Comparison

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Electric Bike Financing

Affordable monthly payments

We offer financing through Klarna, it's integrated with our checkout and only takes a few minutes to see if you are approved.

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Refurbished Optibikes

Fully refurbished and tested; worn parts replaced, ready to go for many more years of riding!

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Taking an Optibike R15C on backwoods trails

A round trip of 32 miles, with about 24 miles being on various roads to get to the trailhead, and 8 miles on the trail.

Total climb was around 4,400 feet, and with the power of the R15C we easily managed 22-24mph on the steep 10%+ grade sections of the climb up.

The Best Electric Bike in the World.




Somewhere between your home and the office, between untamed dirt roads and the conformity of pavement, lies an opportunity to take command of life, to grab hold of the handlebars and ride toward freedom.

With just a flick of the wrist, or a push on the pedals, you are propelled forward by the power found only the in the Optibike. It is experiencing the perfect synergy between human and machine, accelerating on the open road.

Learn about the Technology Optibike uses

Optibike embodies the relentless pursuit of functional perfection - every day is seen as an opportunity to push forward, ensuring the ultimate riding experience. Neither its creator nor its rider would dare settle for anything less.

Optibike redefines the riding sensation. Whether as a replacement for a car, or as a high-performance machine capable of taking its rider to extremes. Optibike is built for fun, for adventure, and as the vehicle toward a healthy way of life.

Learn the benefits of an Electric Bike

"When you ride the Optibike you are getting a kinesthetic experience that you can't explain. It's Art."

Jim Turner, Optibike Founder

With Optibike You're Getting the Best

To own an Optibike is to break from the conventional. Set higher expectations, and take the riding experience to a remarkably enhanced level. Just as no two rides are exactly the same, neither are two Optibike owners.

As the premiere designer and manufacturer of the best electric bike in the world, Optibike features high-grade components from trusted manufacturers such as Fox Racing, Rohloff Speedhubs, and Avid Brakes, along with our

own proprietary technologies; to ensure that every ride is a memorable one. Optibike also has Women specific customization available with fit and features to better suit a woman's body.

We believe that each Optibike is a reflection of its owner and offer customers the ability to custom paint their Optibikes for an engaging design experience. Masterfully built, each one of a kind work is a showcase of your unique personality.

"Optibike was started in my Boulder, Colorado garage with a simple vision: make the world's best e-bike, with no compromises in quality, performance, or style"

Jim Turner, Optibike Founder