Bajaj Chetak. Smart motion ebike

SmartMotion E-City

A fully featured eBike with all the extras with the best in class price.

Try Before You Buy

Want to try a SmartMotion electric Bike for a while before deciding if it’s something you would like to buy. At Cairns Electric Bikes we have the SmartMotion E-City, Essence, E20 and E-Urban bikes in our rental fleet. Book one for 2 hours, a day or even up to one week. If you choose to purchase we will refund 50% of the hire fee as a credit towards your new bike.

For other bikes, you are still able to trial them around the block with the assistance of our sales staff.

Price Match

Our are set to country standards. If you see the price cheaper on our supplier site? Then let us know and we will match the price. (Note: price match will need to be assessed individually and price match is granted at CEB discression). This applies to all bikes and e-scooter we sell.


As a small business we offer the long standing traditional layby option. Pay of the bike in installments and collect the bike once the price is fully paid out. Time frame for layby is up to 2 months. Talk to us if you would like to make arrangements for a longer time frame.


The SmartMotion eCity electric bike / ebike is not only fantastic value, it is super comfortable and easy to ride with plenty of power from the rear wheel to get you up those hills. It is a great commuter or city bike featuring upgraded Shimano Altus 8 shifters, integrated lights and extra plush seat with suspension seat post. It also features an integrated USB charge port in the battery for charging cell phones, etc and an extra large 15Ah battery for lots of range.

Differences from the lesser eMetro

  • NB that makes the eCity incompatible with a front carry rack

Developed for NZ Post!

The SmartMotion electric bicycle range has its heritage in the SmartMotion eDrive system designed to be robust enough for the delivery needs of NZ Post, which has been using SmartMotion-powered electric bikes for three years now. The SmartMotion electric bicycle range expands on the success of the eDrive system and keeps the same design ethos: super-reliable, yet affordable. Being designed for NZ’s weather, you can ride comfortably and confidently every day, rain or shine Continue reading the story here…


Frame 6061 Alloy Frame Frame size One Size fits All Motor 250watt high torque rear eDrive planetary geared motor Battery 15ah Brake front 180mm Tektro disc brake for superior stoppingq Brake rear Tektro V brake Tires CST Commuter tyres with Kevlar Guard 26″x1.9″

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Bajaj Chetak

Bajaj Chetak is an electric scooter available at a price range of Rs. 1,40,988. Rs. 1,45,816 in India. It is available in 2 variants and 7 colours. It comes with both front and rear disc brakes.

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Chetak Premium 2023 Edition

About Chetak

Bajaj Chetak is an electric scooter available at a starting price of Rs. 1,40,988 in India. It is available in 2 variants and 7 colours with top variant price starting from Rs. 1,45,816. Bajaj Chetak generates 3800 W power from its motor. With front disc and rear drum brakes, Bajaj Chetak comes up with combined braking system of both wheels.

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Before Bajaj Auto became popular for its modern range of motorcycles, it was principally known for its two-wheeler scooter, namely the Bajaj Chetak. Over the past few years, the Pune-based two-wheeler giant had completely stopped manufacturing scooters and since then it has been working on a new electric scooter offering and has now finally launched the Chetak, in an electric avatar.

As the name suggests, the scooter harks back to its roots by taking design cues from the iconic Chetak and giving it a contemporary and fresh look. It uses sheet metal body panels that offer a premium touch, while the smooth flowing lines, LED lighting and turn signals with sequential blinking similar to high-end cars add to its modernity. Furthermore, it packs fully-digital Bluetooth-enabled instrumentation that comes with a host of features.

As far as the powertrain is concerned, the Bajaj Chetak is equipped with an electric motor that draws its power from a 3kWh IP67 rated lithium-ion battery. The power rating of its motor is 4kW (peak) and 3.8kW (continuous) with 16Nm of peak torque. The powertrain comes with two drive modes — Sport and Eco, which are capable of returning a range of 95km and 85km, respectively. Bajaj claims that the battery will last for about 70,000km before a replacement is needed. Besides that, Bajaj has equipped the e-scooter with several innovative features like a reverse assist mode, regenerative braking and an onboard Intelligent Battery Management System (IBMS) to control charge and discharge seamlessly.

Bajaj is offering the Chetak electric scooter in two variants, Urbane and Premium. Meanwhile, the colour palette that is available on the Chetak comprises of six options — white, pink, black, yellow, red and blue. Competition-wise, the e-scooter rivals the likes of the Ather 450 and the Okinawa i-Praise in the premium electric scooter market space.

Samedi 29 Trail 5 – Smart System RS

The Trail 5 is a real mountain goat with its RockShox 35 Gold fork, Shimano XT 12-speed drivetrain and MT6120 four-piston brakes that will allow you to climb and descend, and do it again and again, and smile and smile again :-

Available in 3 configurations

The Trail 5 is a real mountain goat with its RockShox 35 Gold fork, Shimano XT 12-speed drivetrain and MT6120 four-piston brakes that will allow you to climb and descend, and do it again and again, and smile and smile again :-

Features that will make you smile

100% connected with the Bosch Smart System


Trail, 6061 T4-T6 Alloy, w/150mm travel, Bosch PowerTube battery custom integration (horizontal), 12x148mm, Boost, motor cover w/cooling fins chainguide


RockShox, 35 Gold RL, DebonAir spring w/external rebound, Motion Control damping featuring low speed compression adjustment to lockout, 150mm travel, 15x110mm, Boost, 44mm offset, mini-fender compatible

Système Moteur

Bosch, Performance Line CX, 250W, Smart System, 85Nm

Bosch, PowerTube 750Wh, horizontal, Smart System

Calculated on average for a 70kg person under ideal conditions of use

Bosch, Kiox 300, Smart System, compact, color screen, customizable screens, Lock function (optional), 5 modes (Eco, Tour, eMTB, Turbo, Off), « Walk assist », LED Remote bluetooth


Shimano, XT, RD-M8100-SGS, 12-speed

Shimano, Deore, CS-M6100 12-speed, 10-51


Shimano, BR-M6120, hydraulic disc brake, 4 pistons

Shimano, BR-M6120, hydraulic disc brake, 4 pistons


Front: Shimano MT410 w/ cartridge bearings, 28 holes, Centerlock, 15x110mm, thru axle // Rear: Shimano MT410 w/ cartridge bearings, 28 holes, Centerlock, Microspline 12 speed, 12x148mm thru axle

Moustache, asymmetric, alloy 6061E, welded, double wall, 28 holes, 29″, 30mm width, mounted w/ Tubeless valves flap, brass nuts w/ locking “Blue Nylon” insert

Cockpit / Poste de pilotage

Moustache, Sport, steel rails

KS, 900i, dropper-post w/remote lever, 31.6mm

Moustache, alloy, 760mm, 12mm rise, 9° backsweep, 5° upsweep

Moustache, alloy, 3D forged, 50mm

Acros, AZX-579, sealed bearings


Alloy platform with reflectors


5 years frame and fork Moustache Bikes. 2 years motor, battery


Moustache, Magic Grip Control 150, specific Air Shock w/ 2-position platform and dynamic control of rebound, Trunion mount, build-in 205x60mm, 150mm travel

Shimano, Deore, SL-M6100, 12-speed

Maxxis, Assegai, 29×2.50, foldable, EXO/TR (Tubeless Ready)

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S: 125mm M: 150mm L/XL: 170mm

Black / Metallic Silver, Mat

Samedi 29 Trail 5 – Smart System RS in the news!

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Test du Moustache Samedi 29 Trail (2023) : on prend le même et… on fait mieux !

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All our Moustache luggage racks are approved up to 27 kg, with the exception of the Samedi 28.1 and tandem, which is approved up to 25 kg. Our Moustache by Ortlieb bag, available from Moustache dealers, is compatible with all of our luggage racks. Other brands and models are also compatible with our bikes. Please do not hesitate to consult your Moustache dealer for personalised advice.

Luggage rack/mudguard

Within our range, there are mudguard and luggage rack kits that are compatible with some of our non-equipped models: Dimanche 28, Dimanche 29 Gravel and Samedi 27 OFF2. You will find more information on these products here. Visit your local Moustache Bikes dealer for and to place an order.

Baby carrier/child seat

We recommend the use of approved seat models that attach to the luggage rack. Our platform racks are approved up to 27 kg and can accommodate different models of child seats, such as those from Hamax, Thule, Polisport and Urban Iki. Our bikes (expcept for samdi 21.1 and tandem) is equipped with a MIK HD luggage carrier, which makes it compatible with the new generation of ultra-practical MIK baby carriers such as the Urban Iki and Polisport models. See the attached compatibility sheet. For personalised advice, please consult your Moustache Bikes dealer.

Bicycle carrier

We recommend using carrier systems which are attached to the tow ball of your vehicle and are compatible with ebikes (due to their weight). In particular, several models are offered by Thule who are renowned for the reliability of their equipment. Our bikes with a PowerTube battery integrated inside the frame are usually compatible with bike carriers whose mounting arms pivot to attach to the seat tube, for example. For personalised advice, please do not hesitate to contact your dealer who will best be able to guide you on the various products on the market that are compatible with your Moustache bike.


To attach a trailer to the rear wheel of your bike, you often need to know the axle system, and the dimensions and thread of the wheel axle so that you can order compatible parts. For personalised advice, please do not hesitate to contact your dealer who will best be able to guide you on the various products on the market that are compatible with your Moustache bike.

Trailers are strictly prohibited on Speed bikes. It is also forbidden to use trailers on category 3 and 4 bikes (see page 8). Please note that Moustache Bikes shall accept no responsibility or warranty claims for the use of a trailer. There are many different attachment systems for this equipment, each with specific technical characteristics that can weaken the structure of the bike.

…and what about on Moustache handlebars?

There are, in fact, adapters for paniers specially designed for our Moustache handlebars (for the Lundi 26 and 27, and the Samedi 28). These specific adapters allow you to attach most standard accessories to your handlebars. Find more information on our accessories page. Please contact your authorised Moustache dealer for and to order the necessary part for your bike.

Smart motion ebike

Reinvent joyriding with Level.2. An upgrade to our flagship commuter ebike, Level.2 is as innovative as it is efficient. A fully integrated battery, four integrated lights, and a front suspension fork provide ultimate comfort and safety no matter the terrain or time of day. Equipped with preinstalled fenders and a rear rack, Level.2 can transport it all, from work essentials to picnic goodies, without the elements taking their toll. Aventon’s first electric bike engineered with a torque sensor means a more natural riding experience. Take control of your ride with Level.2 intuitively amplifying your effort or go against electric and pedal solely with your power.

An intuitive, color display shows your speed, battery charge, pedal assist level, distance traveled and more. In addition, it allows you to control your ebike’s class rating and integrated lights. Sync to the Aventon app to share your trips with your friends.

Level.2’s upgraded torque sensor recognizes how light or hard you’re pedaling, meeting you exactly where you’re at, amplifying your own power. Not only promoting a more natural riding experience but also conserving battery life and extending range!

Monitor your speed, battery life, distance traveled, and more mid-ride with the intuitive Color Display. Sync to the Aventon mobile app for additional riding data and to connect with the larger Aventon community!

A front suspension fork with up to 65mm of travel means you can ride anywhere and everywhere with comfort and confidence! Adjustable to match your preferences, Level.2 can absorb every bump in the road or be adjusted to your best feel on the road!

Pre-installed fenders will protect you from the elements, rain or shine, while an attached rear rack means you can transport all of your essentials, whether you’re heading out for a picnic or heading home from work!

Discover your level with a powerful 500W rear hub motor. Paired with a torque sensor and fully integrated fast-charging battery, you’ll get to your destination in record time with juice still to spare.

Five levels of pedal assist mean you’re in charge of how much or how little electric assist you get from your ebike, while a throttle will propel you at speeds up to 20 MPH, keeping you moving when pedaling is just an afterthought!

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Customer Reviews

I already have a pace and the level is a step up. The torque drive makes for a smoother transition and easier to start off. The shocks also smooth out the ride. However it is a bit harder to get a workout at a slower speed. Level seems much faster at assist 1.

I bought this to commute to work and now I take it everywhere. I live in Seattle, it climbs hills like a champ. The hills were always my barrier for regular bike commuting because let’s face it. who want to show up to a meeting all sweaty. This is the best purchase I’ve made in a long time!

Hi Stephanie, This is exactly what we love to hear! We’re glad you’re able to commute to work and be outside and more active. Thanks for the awesome review. Aventon

I love all the options and ease of use of this bike. Made me excited to ride. Lots of trips planned. Thank you

Coming from a level 1 step through there was something familiar about the level 2 when I rode it. The torque sensor really does make the ride more smooth. The new backlit display is bright and easy to see in the daylight. The brake light and side lights make me feel safer on my commute home from work at night. I honestly didn’t want to wait for someone to assemble it for me so I did it myself. I was a bit nervous but the bike is pretty much assembled on the package. I just had to watch the easy to follow instructions on the Aventon website. All in all it took me about an hour to assemble. I definitely recommend purchasing the level 2. you won’t be disappointed 🙂

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback on your new e-bike! Cheers to many great rides and welcome to the Aventon Family!

I bought the Level 2 for my wife and she was having so much fun I decided to get a Level 2 for myself. I have been riding a roadie for 26 years. I am 75 years old and sometimes the knees get a little sore. This is something my wife and I can do together and keep up with one another. She gave up on standard bike riding because of her knees and now she has no problems. This is a well built bike and brings the joy of riding back in our lives. The bikes are heavier than normal but we purchased a ramp for our porch and we keep the bikes in the house. Buy one-you won’t regret it.

Hey Rider, Thank you for sharing this wonderful photo of your new e-bikes. We can’t wait to see where you both will go next! Don’t forget to register your e-bike at! Cheers, Aventon

How-To Videos

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SmartMotion e20 Folding Electric Bike

Désirée. electric bike distance = 11813 km. Total all bikes = 14856 km since mid March 2013 John. electric bike distance = 11269 km. Total all bikes = 21286 km since early January 2013


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  • Introduction
  • Design, Bike Specification, Geometry, Weight Distribution, Electrical Specification
  • Motor Details, Electric Motor Properties, Power requirements for cycling
  • Battery Details, Battery Capacity, Range, Charging, Local riding
  • Control, Pedelec Controller, 10 Magnet Pedelec Disk Upgrade, LCD Display
  • Components, Saddle, Lock, Folding Clamps, Chain Guard, Cassette, Wheels, Tyres, Tyre Pressures, Potholes and Wheel Size, Brakes
  • Additions, Mirrors, Bags, Cameras
  • Adjustments, Saddle Adjustment, Kick Stand, Mud Guard, Throttle Control, Walking assist, Wear, Chain Lubrication, Spoke Tension
  • Specific Folding Bike Adjustments, Hinge Clamp Adjustment, Set Screws
  • 1000 km, To Kaiteriteri 11. 18 March 2015, Return Trip, Maintenance
  • 2000 km
  • 3000 km
  • 4000 km
  • 5000 km
  • 6000 km, LCD display error at 6553.9 km, First Puncture
  • 7000 km
  • 8000 km
  • 9000 km
  • 10000 km
  • 11000 km
  • Conclusion


We purchased two SmartMotion e20 electric folding bikes from Wellington Electric Bikes on the 14th of November 2014. This was the result of a long period of research using some of the links at right. The intention was to match our abilities on hills so we could do some more challenging rides together. These rides will be described in Dizzy’s folding bike blog.

I first considered a conversion of our Giant Expressway 2 bikes but the cost was not too far away from that of new bikes. The sale of our old bikes would make up even more of the difference. I may return to a mid-drive conversion of my old Tarini Mountain bike in the near future. In the meantime I have completed several local routes which I previously found to be hard solo rides. Now we can do them together while still putting in a fair effort.

The personal fitness gained may allow a non-electric bike to be ridden in areas that were initially a challenge, even for an electric bike. In my case I ride my old Tarini mountain bike, now fitted with Maxxis Cross Country DTH 26 inch BMX style tyres. In the front the tyre is 2.3 inches or 58.4 mm wide and in the rear the tyre is 2.15 inches or 54.6 mm wide. I have also updated my Jamis Allegro Sport hybrid bike with Vittoria Randonneur Tech 42 mm wide tyres. In both cases the the ride quality is greatly improved and I can ride up most hills and on a variety of surfaces.

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First Puncture

On a ride in Paekakariki I experienced a slow puncture in my rear tyre, at the end of the ride. At home I extracted a 2 mm glass fragment, which had gradually worked its way through to penetrate the tube. This fragment is likely to be from a larger shard of glass which has broken and worn down as the tyre rotated. The remaining fragment irritated the tube over some time, until a slow leak occurred. The repair involved removing one side of the tyre from the rim using tyre levers, extracting the tube and patching it. I removed the glass fragment from the tyre by pushing it outwards, from the inside, with a sharp probe. The rear wheel did not need to be removed but the brake cable was released to make room.

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No major issues to report. I repaired another slow leak in the rear tyre from a glass fragment. I simply patched the tube in place rather than removing the wheel. The glass fragment was removed from the inside of the tyre. Désirée’s display also stalled at 6553.9 km and the display needed to be reset.

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We completed the West Coast Wilderness Trail and the The Kaikoura Kowhai Trail without major problems. In total, we had one slow leak in a front tyre and an intermittent electrical fault which was cured by binding the loom extension cable in a loop near the offending connector. I also lost a mirror insert during packing or unpacking, which I replaced. The brake-pads and tyres are still original and have a long way to go before I would consider them worn. On my other bikes the brake-pads show more wear for much less use.

One of our bikes developed a problem with a frame clamp-bolt pin. For over 8000 km these folding frame clamps have been trouble free but recently I noticed, on one bike, the clamp-bolt pin was getting difficult to move in spite of lubrication. This made locking difficult and the pin was therefore replaced. It turned out that the that the pin had bent slightly because of a crack at the mid-point. The pin mid-point is the weakest point because it is drilled to receive a 6 mm bolt. The crack may have started due to loading, corrosion or manufacturing defects. This is the nature of many materials under stress for long periods. I machined a new part using an English grade of stainless steel with a similar nickel content and hardness. I am sure suitable spares can also be obtained, but since the original part cracked, my replacement may be better.

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It is possible to subject some grades of stainless steel to moderate repeated stresses and have an essentially infinite fatigue life. A total failure of this part would not necessarily cause any bike instability as it is confined inside the frame. It would simply make the frame clamp almost impossible to close because of the initial bending. If there are changes like this they need to be followed up by a close inspection of all related parts. Clamping forces should not change or require adjustment in the short term.

I lightly sanded the fitting so some dark debris would fill the cracks and make them easy to see and photograph. I initially did not notice them.

We have not been terribly kind to our bikes and we have ridden them for over 4 years in remote places without major problems. Most well used bikes require periodic maintenance to keep them running smoothly. Mountain bikers have on-going maintenance issues with suspensions and other moving parts, for example. In our case, the folding parts need to be watched for any changes, with only one partial failure so far. This might involve the removal of all pins, visual inspection, lubrication and refitting. The normal bike components, such as cogs, bearings, chains, pedals, brakes, derailleurs, wheels, tyres and spokes, have all lasted well.

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There are still no major issues. I have now replaced the chains on both bikes. These chains lasted much longer than the originals because I kept them clean. I removed excess oil with a rag so abrasive dust could not accumulate. Hub drives are kinder to chains and cogs as the motor power is applied directly to the wheel. The smaller effort required from the rider reduces transmission wear.

000 km

We have both exceeded 10000 km. I am slightly behind Désirée as I have been riding my Jamis hybrid bike, or my Giant folding bike, to improve my fitness. Surprisingly, the ebikes still have plenty of wear left on their original brake blocks. The original rear tyres were now fairly well worn. I moved the front tyres to the rear and, on the front wheels, I fitted new Maxxis Hookworm 20 inch BMX tyres.

My method of battery management has seen no significant loss of capacity over 6.8 years of regular use. I simply operate the bike batteries in the linear part of the remaining battery capacity curve.

000 km

We have both ridden our e-bikes more than 11000 km.

We recently did another South Island trip. This included circumnavigating Lake Hayes, with elevated tracks and a long board-walk at the northern end. We did return trips from Ohau Lodge, to the north-west end and to the the south-west corner of lake Ohau. The bikes performed well. The bikes are now 8 years old and still use the original batteries and brake pads. We are close to replacing the rear tyres, probably with Maxxis Hookworm 20 inch BMX tyres.


As with the Giant Expressway 2 folding bikes, we will gradually customise these bikes to our needs. We hope to do a range of interesting new rides. On several recent rides we found that we could keep pace with each other on hills and in strong head-winds. This makes for much more sociable riding, and more opportunities for riding.

My advice when choosing an electric bike is to keep things simple. The electric motor can compliment a basic gearing system such as a 3 speed hub. The best test of an electric bike is to first ride it unpowered. Then ride it on terrains similar to your intended routes. Find a good local bike shop. I have been thinking about Electric Dutch Bikes recently as, mostly, they are good value and nice to ride.

Our bikes are accepted on local trains, usually in an unfolded state. On busy trains or buses they may need to be folded. I might also use a bike bag.

We often use our bikes to ride down to Café Thyme on Middleton Road near Churton Park. It is a seriously steep climb back home and we often shop at the supermarket as well. The electric assist makes the ride enjoyable and it saves using the car too much.

I have added some links under the heading “Innovation” as folding, or lightweight, bikes, lightweight motors and low cost, 36 volt, power tool batteries may be used in the future for assisted bike riding. The ideal electric bike has yet to be designed.

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