Test IT Show
twitter facebook

·························
Products:
·························

 · Test 2017/18
 · Test 2017
 · New Products
 · Test IT Show

Test 2016/17
 · Test 2016
 · Test 2015/16
 · Test 2015
 · Test 2013/14
 · Test 2014/15
 · Test 2014
 · Test 2013
 · Test 2012/13
 · Test 2012
 · Test 2011/12
 · Test 2011
 · Test 2010/11
 · Tests 2001-2008
 · Test 2010
 · Test 2009/10
 · Test 2009
 · E-Scooter
 · Vehicle Types
 · Pedelec Types
 · Archive

© 2017 ExtraEnergy.

· Contact
· Site Info

· Press Info

·························
Newsletter:
·························

  Name:

  eMail:

 


Utopia Kranich Pedelec

An all-out all-rounder, the Utopia KRANICH pedelec rode its way to the test win in the product group family, a "Very Good" in the tour and to a “Good” as an easy pedelec.

*Family Test Winner, Tour Very Good, Easy Very Good

 
 

 
Top marks for power assist factor on tour, in the city and in the hills. Test riders praised this 31.2 kg heavy pedelec, with its durable CrMo steel frame, for “very good ride quality with the motor” and “a relaxed, pleasant, plush and very safe-feeling ride”. Uniquely in the test, the start and push assist is variable, and can be set at three power levels.

The high payload rating of 169 kg and the good brakes allow a wide spectrum of users to ride with stability and safety, especially larger and more powerful riders, and pedelec cycle travellers. 

Users can carry out fault-finding analysis for themselves via a smartphone app, and they can even send error reports direct to Utopia during a ride using the SOS button.

The range is huge at 106.4 km for the tour circuit on the highest power assist setting, and the Utopia KRANICH pedelec achieves this with twin battery packs. The test bike was equipped with Magura HS 11 hydraulic rim brakes with brake boosters and red pads, Speedlifter Twist stem, and a Bluetooth-enabled display. This pedelec is also available as a basic model, with only one battery, for 3199 Euro.


>> Photo Gallery 
Utopia Kranich Pedelec (flickr)


Keypoints
+ high range tour/city
+ start and push assist
+ low noise
– high purchase price

Measured Values & Prices
Range Tour: 106,4
Ø Speed Tour: 25,5
U-Factor Tour: 1,92

Range Hills: 39,5
Ø Speed Hills: 22,8
U-Factor Hills: 1,42

Range City: 44,3
Ø Speed City: 16,7
U-Factor City: 1,14

Vehicle Weight: 31,2 kg
Battery Weight: 2x2,9 kg

Vehicle Price: 4024 € 
Battery Price: 825 €
 
Sensor Type
Torque, cadence and tilt sensors
 
Extras
Angle adjustable stem, Speedlifter Twist, Tubus Tara low rider rack, rear stand, start and push assist, various ride profiles and diagnosis via Utopia app for Android and iPhone, G1 parallelogram suspension seatpost, Sqlap saddle
 
Contact
Utopia velo GmbH
Kreisstr. 134f
66128 Saarbrücken
Deutschland
 
 
 
>> Photo Gallery Test 03/17 (flickr)

Text and Image: ExtraEnergy.org

Online Publication: Bruno Brandão

4 May 2017

 
 

Events:

22nd - 25th February 2018, Essen, Germany
Fahrrad Essen

all events...

ZIP:

City:

Name:

For dealers:

· Sign Up

· Administration area