Mate City 500W Folding Electric Bike

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  • Regular price £1,699.00
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High Spec, Folding Commuter Bike

MATE City is the ultimate in cycling versatility that is sure to add excitement to your daily life - all without breaking a sweat, if you choose.

Easy foldable, lightweight and jam-packed with smart features like full suspension, disc brakes, powerful motor, long-lasting battery and all-terrain tyres.

MATE City 500W is legal when ridden on private property (not public road). If in doubt, please check your local government regulations.

Adjustable & Portable

Easily adjustable saddle & handlebar height which fits riders from 4'11" / 150cm to 7'0" / 215cm. It's easily foldable in 3 steps so you're able to transport it anywhere, take it on the train or tube, keep it under your desk at work, or put it in the boot of your car!

Nicely packed in a fun, utilitarian design. Hip & cool enough for everyone to ride, it inspires you to head outdoors and take it for a spin. 

The MATE City is a perfect commuter e-bike!

  • Danish Design
  • 6 speed computer
  • 7 speed gears
  • Front & Rear suspension
  • Foldable stem, frame & pedals
  • Tektro Disc brakes
  • Comfortable saddle
  • Easily adjustable saddle/handlebar height

When it comes to receiving your Mate City - you can either opt for self-assembly or paid £100 for it to be delivered assembled. Self-assembly is straight forward, you can follow the steps provided by scanning the QR code when the bike is delivered. It usually will take customers an hour to assemble the bike, you will need to install the wheels, handlebars, quick releases and gears.

We do recommend pre-assembly when purchasing as they are built buy a trained mechanic who conduct a 20 point quality check and test ride the bike to ensure customer satisfaction and safety. 



      MATE City 500W is legal when ridden on private property (not public road). If in doubt, please check your local government regulations.

      • BATTERY - Samsung/LG/Panasonic 48V, 10.5 Ah (504 Wh) 500W. Up to 80 km (55 mi) range.
      • PEDAL ASSIST - 5 level power assist with integrated cadence sensor, supports to 32 km/h (20 mph). Walk assist 6 km/h (3.7 mph)
      • THROTTLE - Thumb throttle for full electric assistance, no pedaling required.
      • CHARGER - 48V 3A, with 3-pin safety connection plug, operates on both 110V and 230V AC power outlets
      • CONTROLLER - 500W, 48V, 20A
      • MOTOR - 500W, 48V brushless rear hub motor w/ freewheel
      • DISPLAY W/ USB PORT - Smart LCD color display that shows all data needed, including battery and pedal assist level. Integrated 5V charging port.
      • WIRING - Plug & Play system for easily servicing worldwide
      • BRAKE LEVERS - Powerful mechanical disc levers, ergonomic grip, with motor cutoff switch
      • SHIFTER - 7-Speed Revoshift twist shifter for smooth, crisp shifting between gears
      • FREEWHEEL - 7-Speed, 14-28T
      • DERAILLEUR - 7-Speed
      • CHAIN - KMC, 118 link, rust-resistant
      • CRANKSET - 170 mm alloy, 52-tooth, 5-bolt chainring
      • BRAKE CALIPERS - Powerful mechanical, strong braking power with expert modulation
      • ROTORS - 160 mm aluminium front and rear, reliable braking surface
      • FRAME - 6061 Aluminium alloy with folding lever, 2.3 kg (5 lbs)
      • FRONT SUSPENSION - 20″ Lightweight spring suspension fork, aluminium alloy, with lockout 30mm travel, 1.5 kg
      • REAR SUSPENSION - Pre-adjusted suspension 125L x 750LBS 24 +/- 2 mm travel
      • FRONT HUB - Aluminium alloy, M9 x 13G x 100 x 32 hole
      • TYRES / TUBES - Kenda All-Terrain, 20 x 1.95″, with Kenda shrader valve 1.75-2.125″ tubes
      • RIMS - 20″ 32 hole F, 36 hole R, aluminium
      • SPOKES - Front: 13G x 173 mm Rear: 12G x 132/134 mm
      • HANDLEBAR - Straight, 560 mm wide, 25.4 mm clamping area
      • SEATPOST - Aluminium 33.9 x 530 mm w/ protector and quick-release clamp
      • BOTTOM BRACKET -BB988 – 68 x 118 mm, square taper
      • GRIPS - Anti-slip ergonomic grips
      • SADDLE - Chaunts MTB saddle
      • KICKSTAND - Aluminium with durable grippy rubber base, 20″ wheel size
      • HANDLEBAR STEM - Foldable two-section telescopic stem, adjustable with self-lock, 28.6 mm clamp
      • PEDALS - 1-click foldable, aluminium, standard 9/16″
      • FOLDED - 68 cm high, 90 cm long, 40 cm wide
      • RIDER SIZE RANGE - Easily adjustable saddle/handlebar height. Fits riders from 150 cm /4’9” to 200 cm / 6’7”.
      • UNFOLDED - 108 cm high, 160 cm long, 57 cm wide
      • RIDER MAX WEIGHT - 125 kg (275 lb)
      • BIKE WEIGHT - 22.5 kg / 49.6 lbs
      • MATE City 500W is legal when ridden on private property (not public road). If in doubt, please check your local government regulations.

      Fenders not included.


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      Cancelling your order

      If you would like to cancel your order, please contact us immediately at or on 02034889304. Please include your order number when contacting us. 

      If your order has not yet left the manufacturer's warehouse, we should be able to stop it shipping, and issue you a refund immediately. 

      Please note –  when returning a product, it must be returned in ‘as new’ condition, with all components included, in their original packaging. There will be a charge for the return.

      Returns - Changed your mind

      If you change your mind after buying from us and want a refund, you have up to 14 days to let us know and have the goods returned to us. You will need to return the product to us before we can provide a refund. Launch Electric. can help arrange the return for a charge of £50 - a courier will be sent to pick it up from you & return it to the manufacturer.   

      Please note –  the 14 days return period is to allow you to examine the goods as you would in a shop. To obtain a full refund, the goods must be returned in an “as new” condition with all components included in their original packaging. “As new” condition is defined as unridden.

      Returns - Damages & Faulty 

      We ask that you thoroughly inspect all items at the point of delivery. We advise you not to accept delivery of any damaged items. If you discover that an item has been damaged, please send clear photos of the damaged items to so that we can open an insurance claim on your behalf.

      If your bike develops a fault through normal use (as outlined in the manufacturer's manual) you could be entitled to a repair or replacement as covered with the warranty. Please send through details of the fault to and we will arrange the repair or replacement with the manufacturer. 

      Please note –  any fault caused due to misuse of the bike is not covered by this policy. Please ensure you read the manufacturer's manual in detail before using your electric bike to avoid voiding your warranty.

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