We tested Harley-Davidson’s new $5000 electric bike

17 dec. 2020
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Harley-Davidson’s new Serial 1 electric bikes are coming, and we got one of the first test rides. The bikes are gorgeous, with a clean, non cluttered design and an impressive spec sheet. And they are an absolute joy to ride. But are they worth $5,000?
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  • Do you think these bikes are worth the money?

    The VergeThe VergeAcum lună
    • No, not a fan of E-bikes. I rather earn a sweat.

      Lt. DoomsdayLt. DoomsdayAcum 10 Zile
    • Sounds High End, but I'd say worth it if commiting by Bike

      Jonathan DanielsJonathan DanielsAcum 13 Zile
    • 250 watt motor?? LOL! Good for grannies. The stealth bike built in Australia has 6,200 watts.

      Make Everything FreeMake Everything FreeAcum 15 Zile
    • Do i think you should stop making stupid review videos, or videos in general .... YES, MOST OF YOUR "AUDIENCE" THINKS THAT !

      steven maganasteven maganaAcum 18 Zile
    • Ahhh. No. Though 5 grand for a Harley that doesn't leak. That might be of some value

      Rubén GonzálezRubén GonzálezAcum 19 Zile
  • Too expensive!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 😡😡😡😡😡

    J MengJ MengAcum 2 Zile
  • Blew it. When you deviated from the original design you blew it. Add in the rediculous price. I have a rad rover that will run this over cost 1499

    bfarm44bfarm44Acum 4 Zile
  • Go take a look at onyx motorbikes that is more worth your money 😏

    20% project20% projectAcum 4 Zile
  • imagine a tesla ev bike, that would be cool

    Mário FerreiraMário FerreiraAcum 6 Zile
  • 😍😍😍

    بلي ميديابلي ميدياAcum 7 Zile
  • this vid is too sweet and generally out of logic, like a table spoon of sugar in a good beer,, and baby-cycle design is very poor

    Alex SokolovskyAlex SokolovskyAcum 8 Zile
  • If the bikes are going to get more wattage over 250W then you say "minimum 250W" not "atleast 250W" 🤦🏽‍♂️

    It's MilanIt's MilanAcum 12 Zile
  • $5000 for a bicycle? Jesus, just buy a motorcycle at that point.

    Matt FrankmanMatt FrankmanAcum 12 Zile
  • With that money you can get a so much better mtb e-bike

    Simon HernandezSimon HernandezAcum 13 Zile
  • Lost me at headline saying 5k for a bike

    Bertie Die steirische EichelBertie Die steirische EichelAcum 13 Zile
  • When you said "Unmistakenly Harley Davidson" I paused the video to let you know that I won't watch the rest. Good money.

    HasanHasanAcum 14 Zile
  • These bikes look like a super high-end german product where they did ALL the design and spared no expense. But it looks GERMAN. It does NOT look like a Harley. There is NO American style. The actual Serial 1 motorbike looks 1000% cooler. And this pricing seems really suspect as a 3k ebike with a $2000 markup because of sticking on a Harley badge. So, feel free to love this as a European Union ebike, but I just can't call it a Harley.

    J HJ HAcum 14 Zile
  • 250 watt motor?? LOL! Good for grannies. The stealth bike built in Australia has 6,200 watts.

    Make Everything FreeMake Everything FreeAcum 15 Zile
  • Does this require a table for assembly?

    Its WookieIts WookieAcum 16 Zile
  • was it pre assembled

    fear oldbloodfear oldbloodAcum 16 Zile
  • 5000 US for bike? as a former BAM I can't but suspect that HD administration is loose in the wild. Getting late in the game and mimicking other companies strats in the same niche just to get the cut for them and whoever they've allied to develop this product is not only lazy but shameful for trying to get that crazy advantage on their brand loyal customers, perhaps the biggest chunk of potential customers in their chart.

    SIIN XX7SIIN XX7Acum 16 Zile
  • Poggers

    Anish MahapatraAnish MahapatraAcum 17 Zile
  • Harley is losing their mind no body is gonna buy

    Joeyp81Joeyp81Acum 17 Zile
  • If the CVT transmission automatically finds the correct gear ratio - continuously - can you explain why it takes some time for a rider to adapt to this?

    Ken HowardKen HowardAcum 17 Zile
  • Well, you guys are better at riding bikes than you are at building computers.

    Michael HaireMichael HaireAcum 17 Zile
  • For me the looking is to classic and to pricey. Max price should be 1999$.

    Lucio StefanoLucio StefanoAcum 17 Zile
  • Ducati offers E bikes

    Scott CampbellScott CampbellAcum 18 Zile
  • So they just bought off the shelf parts, put a badge on it and charged 10x what it cost. And this is somehow good?

    The Deviant Developer IDW PodcastThe Deviant Developer IDW PodcastAcum 18 Zile
  • Man they fugly

    The Deviant Developer IDW PodcastThe Deviant Developer IDW PodcastAcum 18 Zile
  • the verge is the kind of content kreator that listens to the product producer and dont give an actual review ... how much money did you get for your soul ?

    DingensenDingensenAcum 20 Zile
  • would be perfect for someone who cant drive anymore but still needs to get places . cool moped!

    Sam_ I_AmSam_ I_AmAcum 20 Zile
  • Where is the jacket from?

    Ishmam ChowdhuryIshmam ChowdhuryAcum 21 o Zi
  • hard to imagine how this could be worse...the price, the looks and the lack of innovation. anyone could assemble a bike like this for $1000 tops. i guess HD is dead and this is their last breathe

    pamplonaHDpamplonaHDAcum 22 Zile
  • Hill? Here we have hills so steep that cars can’t go up them only down and have to drive around the mountain. To take the long path. If it’s not steeper than a stair case it’s not a real hill

    Jeff JacobJeff JacobAcum 22 Zile
  • This is collector's edition H.D. e-bike 1st. Production is worth the money.

    LAkersLAkersAcum 22 Zile
  • Id love to spend 5000$ on a bike that'll get stolen.

    Many_LivesMany_LivesAcum 22 Zile
  • You people are sick. I can buy 2 Vespa’s for the price of one of these

    Anthony MMAnthony MMAcum 22 Zile
  • Great electric bike at $500. Oh, wait!

    Anup VermaAnup VermaAcum 22 Zile
  • 5000 dollar. WTF!

    Hardik ShresthaHardik ShresthaAcum 23 Zile
  • You know whats Hot? Your CPU

    Eduardo PinedaEduardo PinedaAcum 23 Zile
    • Just download more RAM

      Ferditheking SimpFerditheking SimpAcum 23 Zile
  • WTF Happened to your website. The ads are waaaaaay more than the content to read. YOUr site was a pleasure to read BEFORE. but now its almost all ads

    jacques galljacques gallAcum 24 Zile
  • Does the iPad new keyboard work for the 12.9 2017 inch? (Sorry for the random question)

    Anila PolkAnila PolkAcum 24 Zile
  • Don't mention the range? NICE ONE

    mr daddymr daddyAcum 25 Zile
  • Hardly Davison

    Yile WenYile WenAcum 25 Zile
  • 👍🏾

    Sanidhya Gupta pZBXNTdvsvSanidhya Gupta pZBXNTdvsvAcum 27 Zile
  • They failed to make it affordable. So they eventually failed for the purpose.

  • I have found better bikes than these Harleys and faster. Harley these bikes are a heavy and severe let down on speed and price Rad Power makes a better and faster bike than you. Harley this is a let down on your brand I personally expected better.

    Harold GlasscockHarold GlasscockAcum 29 Zile
  • That price is insane though!

    racoonzattackracoonzattackAcum 29 Zile
  • What jacket is he wearing?

    arvavaarvavaAcum 29 Zile
  • They just do these electric projects to polish their image. It's an old white men brand.

    iFuffiFuffAcum 29 Zile
  • On yer bike , not at these prices.

    Bob HadlandBob HadlandAcum 29 Zile
  • Can’t wait to ride one!

    Rodrigo MazzolaRodrigo MazzolaAcum 29 Zile
  • You should screw with confidence.

    Valar OlorinValar OlorinAcum 29 Zile
  • Is this this the new thing for 2045?

    random16 Godfreyrandom16 GodfreyAcum 29 Zile
  • GM is selling electric car for less money than these in China.

    Safoan RahmanSafoan RahmanAcum lună
  • Anyone else sad about the fact there’s no vintage design edition?

    Faraz KhanFaraz KhanAcum lună
  • I literally bought a brand new motorcycle this year for less than this electric bicycle 🤔🏍️

    Rishab GangopadhyayRishab GangopadhyayAcum lună
  • Is your Com puter still working?

    Fabian SchmittFabian SchmittAcum lună
  • Terribly overpriced

    belizarius_99belizarius_99Acum lună
  • This bike market

    Samapta HalderSamapta HalderAcum lună
  • Tiis bike market

    Samapta HalderSamapta HalderAcum lună
  • How is this any different from a normal bicycle. I mean this also includes manual pedalling , huh

    Srinath AmaravadiSrinath AmaravadiAcum lună
  • The verge: they are beautiful.. Me: 🤮🤮🤑🤑🤑🤑🤑🤑🤑

    Kev SKev SAcum lună
  • Very nice i like bicke and moter bicke

    Muhammad AsifMuhammad AsifAcum lună
  • dang thats pricy,I could buy a sportster

    Indio PeltierIndio PeltierAcum lună
  • 5K? Thats insane.. more than I paid for a new 75mpg REH adv bike.. and the guy peddaling with a face diaper.. oh puleassse! Bend over people, I gotta tail pipe for you

    John BucholtzJohn BucholtzAcum lună
  • This felt scripted and sponsored by Harley to say the exact words. The bicycles aren’t “ unmistakably Harley “ , 5000$ in a time of pandemic where people are strapped for cash. Not a good review. The bicycles themselves look nice for sure but they better be if someone is charging you that amount.

    MohamedMohamedAcum lună
  • This is a review of a bike by a guy that doesn’t know bikes

    AaronAaronAcum lună
  • Those bikes are U-L-G-Y and they ain't got no alibi. Get a Specialized Levo for the same price and it actually looks good.

    James FJames FAcum lună
  • A lot better eBikes for even less than half the price 🤣 Please do not buy the bike, especially if you don’t want to get robbed.

    Returning Cavaliers Fan Since 7/1/2018 #BelieveLandReturning Cavaliers Fan Since 7/1/2018 #BelieveLandAcum lună
  • As always expensive and not enough features. They are just hoping to sell because of the Harley name but I see this as a big flop.

    SAMSAMAcum lună
  • i want a 99$ ebike with same stuff

    MashAllah Food SecretsMashAllah Food SecretsAcum lună
  • My instinct says electric bicycle will be game changer...

    ImRan Ma1ikImRan Ma1ikAcum lună
  • Harley Davidson is the apple of motorcycles.

    roadkill sernaroadkill sernaAcum lună
  • we get less than 500 bucks in india

    himdrhimdrAcum lună
  • Ebikes for E boys

    ASHUTOSH YadavASHUTOSH YadavAcum lună
  • F@#% Harley Davidson's e-bike, for that price I can buy Royal Enfield Continental GT 650.

  • The cranks seem very short. What's up with that? Not good for longer distance, smooth feel riding. Like a coffee grinder...

    Umaxen 00Umaxen 00Acum lună
  • U say it's good value for$5000 I was thinking it was too much for a cycle to cost ₹5000 and Should i even but it🤣

    Sourav DeySourav DeyAcum lună
  • Range?

    Josh HelmsJosh HelmsAcum lună
  • 5k for a bike? I drive a car that didn’t cost me 5k. this is definitely not everybody

    Mania BeatsMania BeatsAcum lună
  • Charge time? Range? Why were you peddling up hill? That's what the motor is for.

    Saul GoodmanSaul GoodmanAcum lună
  • These vehicles are not electric, they’re battery powered. I always ask, if everything is going the way of the battery, how do you plan to charge of of these glorious earth saving devices? Also the big give away about ‘green’ is how much the consumer is charged (get it?) for being so earth friendly... Its fine if YOU want to live this way. But if your ideas are so awesome, Mehta do you have to force the rest of us to do what YOU want? Is it because you all are so smart and just know better???

    Dean AinsworthDean AinsworthAcum lună
    • Number one: yes they ARE electric. A battery generates electricity. Number two: yes electricity/batteries are more earth friendly than carbon emissions. Neither of these should really have to be stated, yet here I am.

      doves fansdoves fansAcum lună
  • Maybe

    Clinton SmithClinton SmithAcum lună
  • I'm so disappointed with the design. The prototype was so cool it had me saving my pennies. This look so generic ebike. No Harley style.

    matt hubbardmatt hubbardAcum lună
  • Made.In.China.

    Ingolf SternIngolf SternAcum lună
  • My motorbike is 5000 usd and it can go at 160kph 🤣

    Rajkumar BharathiRajkumar BharathiAcum lună
  • Lmao if harley ever wanted to into actual motorcycle riders, they would bring back Buell. These electric bikes are just a fading trend. Just like the electric scooters that came before it.

    Online JediOnline JediAcum lună
  • 5.000...

    Still waiting for FryStill waiting for FryAcum lună
  • Awesome speak

    Abdulla TakaAbdulla TakaAcum lună
  • Too exspensive for the specs theres nothing impressive here or special and your just paying for the Davidson namebrand

    Ronnie LetiziaRonnie LetiziaAcum lună
  • Who reviews an ebike without mentioning the battery size. It looks tiny...

    snukkelpuppiesnukkelpuppieAcum lună
  • Overpriced Typical HD

    The adventures of TacoThe adventures of TacoAcum lună
  • 5000 USD‼️ & no suspensions whatsoever front & back 🤔⁉️ & you didn’t cover the seat & how comfortable it is🤔⁉️

    Golden EagleGolden EagleAcum lună
  • 5K for a 250w bike seems...excessive.

    scott luziscott luziAcum lună
  • Good luck getting Americans to cycle. These guys even see cycling as an idendity instead as a way of transportation.

    KYKYAcum lună
  • giant

    Huskar SvenHuskar SvenAcum lună
  • _Unmistakably Harley Davidson_ - $5000 for a $1500 bike. Sounds about right

    Nick FirthNick FirthAcum lună
  • Can we park this bike out without attending, if yes then only it’s commute bike.

    Amol Sampatrao RamtekeAmol Sampatrao RamtekeAcum lună
  • Very good review

    Tobi OlusolaTobi OlusolaAcum lună
  • $5000 😂😂😂😂😂

    Vaibhav SharmaVaibhav SharmaAcum lună
  • Do they make a lot of noise for no reason like their motorcycles?

    DJPelioDJPelioAcum lună
  • I love watching the things that I can’t afford! 😅😂

    Samarth DixitSamarth DixitAcum lună
  • For that price I can get a car AND a bike

    Yunus M. BenliYunus M. BenliAcum lună