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Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Derailleur Champagne
 

Raleigh Electric Bikes

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep

£1,899.00 £2,399.00 Save £500.00

In stock

Frame Size: XS 41cm

Gearing: Derailleur

Colour: Champagne

E-Bike Key Specs

Battery

Bosch 400Wh

Display

Bosch Intuvia

Motor

Bosch Active Plus

Range

30-100 miles

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E-Bike Highlights

WHO IS THIS BIKE
SUITABLE FOR?

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Rider Review

A brand new model for 2023, the new Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep builds on an already well established model line, with a new level of integration.

The top model in the model range, the Motus Tour variants offer 270% max assistance from the super-silent Bosch Active Line Plus motor and come fully equipped with a pannier rack, mudguards, lights and a rear wheel lock.

The Motus line comes with a choice of either internal hub or derailleur gear options.

Our 5 point review...

1

Lightweight but robust classic Raleigh frame style

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Up to 100 miles of range from the Bosch 400Wh Powertube battery

3

10 Speed Shimano Deore Gearing

4

Powerful reliability in the Bosch Active Line Plus 50Nm motor

5

Simple, easy to use and large Bosch Intuvia display system

Features

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Bosch Active Line Motor
Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Bosch Intuvia Display

As "Dutch" as British gets..

Raleigh's new 2023 Motus Tour Lowstep uses the Bosch Active Line Plus motor, a 400Wh battery and large and easy to read and operate Intuvia display.

With a relaxed, very comfortable and posture pleasing upright seating position and style, the Motus Tour models offer a confidence building riding style for new ebike riders with its predictable but direct handling.

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Hydraulic Brakes
Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Aluminium Frame

Brand new for 2023..

The Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep has undergone a major frameset overhaul for 2023.

Starting from scratch, Raleigh have redesigned the entire frame to fully integrate the Bosch Active Line Plus motor and 400Wh battery, better hiding and incorporating them both into the frame, in to bring it fully up to date for 2023.

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 8 Speed Shimano Acera Gears

Brakes & Gears

The Raleigh Motus Tour models are equipped with Shimano's BR-MT200 hydraulic disc brakes both front and rear. These offer solid on and off-road performance with easy reach adjustment.

These levers and calipers, paired with 160mm rotors at the front and back of the bike offer exceptional bite and great modulation, making them a great choice for a variety of terrain and riding styles. Hydraulic brakes are now very much standard on top quality ebikes, taking just a small amount of pressure to generate a stronger stopping force.

The 2023 Raleigh Motus Tour models are offered with a choice of gearing. The Shimano Nexus 7 speed hub system offers a low maintenance but high level of design, quality and function in an complete, integrated gearing package.

For those who prefer a more widely used gear change solution, the 2023 Motus Tour Lowstep models are also available with a derailleur geared setup. The most commonly gear selection type on bicycles, a derailleur setup is more easily maintained and adjusted.

*The only colourway available with hub gearing option is Red.

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Shimano MT200 Disc Brakes

Hydraulic brakes are a staple of newer town and city style bikes, where reliability and longevity are key.

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Altus 8 Speed Gearing

Offered with two options, Raleigh have tried to cater for all types of rider with their choice of more common derailluer or traditonal hub gearing

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Shimano Alivio Shifters

Regardless of which shift option you choose, you can be confident you'll have the necessary ratio for any urban or leisure ride.

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Suspension Seat Post

Wheels & Tyres

Raleigh have used their own factory rims on the Motus Tour models for 2023 with Shimano hubs and 700c rims. The 36mm wide rims offer the ability to fit a wide choice of tyres.

Raleigh always offer a top quality tyre on their bikes, and the Schwalbe Road Cruiser is no exception. Predominantly aimed at paved road use, it'll stand up to light gravel paths and the occasional byway, if thats where you happen to end up!

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Suspension Seatpost

The bottom line..

Although the Raleigh Motus model line has been overhauled for the 2023 model year, it will retain its reputation for being a solidly built and ultra reliable bike from one of the UK's oldest biking brands.

Exclusively using Bosch drive systems and Shimano gearing means that not only does the 2023 Raleigh Motus range offer you the power and gear range to cover whatever your local terrain throws at you, service and support is never far away.

With over 600 UK Bosch service centres and using the most commonly found components, you'll never be far from a solution for maintenance and service.

Power

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Bosch Active Line Plus Motor

Bosch Active Line Plus System

The new 2023 Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep eBike features the Bosch Active Line Plus crank drive motor, 400Wh PowerTube frame integrated battery and Intuvia display system.

The 250w Active Line Plus system outputs 65Nm of torque and peaks at over 500w! It certainly packs a punch, offering up to 270% assistance in turbo mode. Featuring 4 levels of assistance (and remember you can always turn the power off and ride it as a normal bike) ranging from 40 to 270% assistance.

The Motus Tour Lowstep features the latest 'PowerTube' Bosch 400Wh battery technology for 2023. Completely integrated into the frame, it's neatly designed it so it can be charged both on and off the bike.

For 2023 Raleigh have equipped the Intuvia display, offering all the essential parameters on one easy to read display, including:- Speed, assistance mode, average, speed, range, odometer and battery bar. This display can be removed from the bike acting as a security immobiliser for the system.

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Bosch Intuvia Display

The bright, easy to read and use Bosch Intuvia display is effortlessly simple to use and offers the rider "at-a-glance" speed, power mode and battery information.

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Bosch Active Line Motor

The Bosch Active Line motor is as synonymous with Raleigh as they are with the UK bike industry and is ultra-reliable.

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 Bosch PowerTube 400Wh Battery

The now hidden Bosch Powertube 400Wh battery is neatly integrated but can be removed from the bike for charging if required.

Raleigh Motus Tour Lowstep 2023 What's Included?

What's included

Your new electric bike gets a full set-up by our workshop technicians ahead of delivery.

Your eBike will arrive with a user manual, keys (where applicable), charger & free follow up service (at our service center) within 3 months of delivery.

This electric bikes includes a 5yr warranty on the frame, 2yr warranty on all the electrics and 1yr warranty on the components. In the event of a problem, we handle all warranty claims via our dedicated support in-house.

E-Bikeshop is a UK Electric Bike Service Center and our in-house workshop is exclusively reserved for our own eBike customers. We have time to support the eBikes we sell.

Why choose E-Bikeshop?

Specifications

General Bike Specifications

Frame Aluminium 6061

Forks RST Volant 50mm travel

Brakes Shimano BR-MT200 hydraulic disc brakes, 160mm Rotors

Shifters Shimano Nexus Revoshift 7 speed (Hub option) / Shimano Altus 8 speed Rapidfire shifter (Derailleur option)

Rear Mech Shimano Nexus 7 speed hub (Hub option) / Shimano Tourney 8 speed rear derailleur (Derailleur option)

Cassette Shimano 19t sprocket (Hub option) / Shimano 8 speed cassette 11-38t (Derailleur option)

Chain KMC e1 single speed chain (Hub option) / KMC e9 9 speed chain (Derailleur option)

Wheelset 700c double side wall rim with QR aluminium hub 36H

Tyres Schwalbe Road Cruiser Plus 700*50c

Handlebars Aluminium comfort handlebar 640mm

Stem Aluminium adjustable stem 90mm

Headset Acros

Seatpost Aluminium seatpost

Saddle Selle Royal Wave saddle

Weight 26.5 kg

Electric Bike Specifications

Battery Bosch PowerTube 400Wh with BMS Management

Display Bosch Intuvia Multi Functional Display

Motor Bosch Active Line Plus (50Nm) Cruise (250Watt)

Range 30-100 miles of power-assisted range, depending on terrain

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FAQs


Yes we offer a range of finance purchase options. These vary from 0% short term, right through to longer term loans on a % APR.


To see the estimated monthly installments on any bike, simply click the 'Calculate Payments' button towards the top of this page. You can select the deposit amount and loan period to quickly calculate the monthly cost before proceeding to place your order.


Finance is automatically processed online at the checkout when selected, you can learn more on our dedicated E-Bike finance page.



You can see what sizes this model is available in at the top of this page. Sizes are listed in centimeters and also specified S, M, L etc.


Some models have more available sizes than others. Whilst some bikes are only available in a 'one size fits all'.



Next to the size options at the top of this page, click 'Find my size'. Enter your inside leg measurement along with your arm length and height (in cm). Our special size calculator will show you what size you need to order. These are displayed in S, M & L etc to correspond with the size options.


Note: You may be a particular size on one model and a different size on another model. Please use the size calculator on each model page as sizes can vary between manufacturers and models.



You can view the stock status of any model/variant by selecting it at the top of this page. It will show you one of three stock status:


In Stock: In stock now and available to order for immediate delivery
Pre-Order: Available to pre-order with estimated date of arrival shown
Sold Out / Out of Stock: The model is completely sold out in this variant and no longer available to order


If this bike is showing as Out of Stock in your size, its worth checking if there's colour options as the same model and size may be available in a different colour. Failing that, we also offer a handy link to 'View similar bikes in this size'.


If you're placing a pre-order using the deposit option (instead of paying in full), it's not possible to add further items to your cart alongside the bike. Please get in touch once your pre-order is placed and we'll be happy to add any extras that you may require.



Yes, you may wish to collect your new electric bike from our HQ based in Farnham, Surrey. If so please select 'Collect in store' at the checkout.


We will then prepare your new eBike and be in touch to book a suitable collection day/time.


One of our experts is on hand to help you set up the correct position on your new eBike along with answering any questions that you may have.



If colour options are available, these will show below the size options at the top of this page. It's best to choose your size first and then click on each colour option to check its availability in that size.


Not all of our electric bikes have colour options available.



At e-bikeshop we work by appointment only, so we can talk to each customer on an individual basis to give the best advice possible.


We can talk you through your requirements, riding style and offer expert advice as to which model to select.


We generally keep over 150 eBikes built in our showroom. Note: Some models shown as 'Pre-Order' may not be in the showroom to view as the bike is still due from the supplier. We can also give you the opportunity to ride a similar electric bike so you can get a feel for how electric bikes work prior to purchase.
 
Should you wish to purchase, we give the option to take it away that same day (subject to stock) with any extras fitted and a handover session on the bike itself by one of our eBike experts.



Delivery for UK 'In Stock' items ordered before 1pm should be expected for delivery the next business day (this excludes weekends and public holidays).


You can learn more on our E-Bike delivery page. International buyers can view international delivery times.


For delivery on 'Pre-Order' items, the estimated arrival date is shown at the point of order. On arrival our team will make contact to settle any outstanding balance. Once settled in full, we'll then proceed to dispatch your new eBike without delay.



Yes, we exclusively offer 14 days free insurance on all of our new electric bike purchases. This is for UK orders only. Simply select to opt-in to the 14 days free insurance in the cart.


This not only covers for theft, but also covers you for public liability, breakdown, accessories, accidental damage and returning home cover. You can learn more on the dedicated electric bike insurance page.


Reviews

"IT'S AMAZING"

Many thanks for all your advice and support on Saturday. You were just brilliant!!! Absolutely love the bike and have already cycled miles. Its amazing! I'm extremely grateful for your advice. I feel the bike is a perfect choice for me and my requirements. You clearly know your subject and I've already sung your praises to all who will listen!

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Customer Reviews

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Marie Honey
A pleasure to ride

This e bike is so comfortable to ride,it’s easy to use the gears and fab brakes.It makes steep climbs much easier with the help of the battery.

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Stephen Lyne
Shame

Would have given 5 stars but delivery company hopeless delivered to wrong address !

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Carl Grim
Raleigh Motus Tour

I have been a serious road cyclist and mountain biker for 40 years. A recent accident put me on crutches for 9 months and left me with limited leg movement. The Raleigh low step Motus Tour saved the day and now I am once again able to experience the sense of ecstasy that only cycling on a lonely country road can bring ! After a life time on expensive racing steeds, I expected my new acquisition to feel like a tractor. It did not. It’s still early days but so far I am impressed. Everything works flawlessly and runs smoothly. I am particularly impressed by the way it rides like a normal bicycle and then by the smooth power delivery when the hills get to steep for the old legs. One complaint - puncture on my second ride. I have now upgraded to Schaub Marathon tyres. So far, so good.

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Sue Noble
I love my bike!

From visiting your showroom to going out round the forest on my lovely new bike I couldn’t be more delighted! You were all so helpful and I have had no problems since using the bike. Thank you!

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Ann Manning
Let down

No tools, paperwork difficult to follow as it covers more than one model but the bike is amazing.