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Townie Go! 8i Step-Thru

$2,599.99 Model 23629

Go to the market. Go to the beach. Go get coffee. The Electra Townie® Go! 8i is an easy-to-use, fun-to-ride, pedal assist e-bike with surprising power that’ll make you want to go forever. With the Bosch Active System and Electra's Flat Foot Technology, flatten hills and shorten distances with ease. It’s impossible not to smile while riding a Townie Go!.

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Whether you ride every day or are just looking to get out and ride more, the best-selling Townie Go! 8i will help go farther, go faster and go funner. And it happens to be the best-selling e-bike in the U.S. Remove boundaries and enhance your lifestyle with the Townie Go! 8i.

The tech you get

Powered by the Bosch Active System with 250w mid-frame motor and 4 mode levels of support - Eco, Tour, Sport and Turbo - no hill or distance will stand in your way. Multi-gear functionality lets you control output and battery life while Tektro Hydraulic Disc Brakes allow you to stop on a dime.

The final word

The Townie Go! 8i offers the best smileage in its class and features Electra's Flat Foot Technology®, which provides absolute comfort and control. Studies show that e-bike riders ride three times more often and three times longer than traditional bike riders. So what are you waiting for? Get out and Go!

favorite_borderWhy you'll love it

  1. It gets you outside more, and we could all use a little more outside time.
  2. The PowerPack 400 battery and 2 AMP charger charges quick for little downtime.
  3. Changing gears is intuitive and easy so you can focus on the fun.
  4. The 26" puncture-resistant Schwalbe balloon tires are comfy and smooth.
  5. Color-matched fenders keep you clean while front and rear LED lighting keep you safe.
  6. Aluminum rear rack helps carry everything you need, because you'll be riding for awhile!



  • Frameset

    6061-T6 aluminum w/patented Flat Foot Technology®
    Hi-ten steel unicrown, straight/tapered leg
  • Wheels

    Front hub
    Alloy low-flange w/center lock disc brake 36h
    Rear hub
    Shimano Nexus 8-speed internal w/center lock disc brake 36h
    Painted anodized alloy 26" × 36h
    Schwalbe Fat Frank 26x2.35” Balloon w/puncture-resistant Kevlar® Guard casing
  • Drivetrain

    Shimano Nexus 8-speed twist w/optical display
    FSA forged alloy 170mm, Bosch type, 38T FSA chainring
    Shimano 20T
    KMC Z1EHX nickel plated
    Alloy platform w/non-slip rubber tread
  • Components

    Ergonomic w/shock-absorbing elastomers
    Butted alloy micro-adjust 27.2 x 350 mm
    Alloy custom bend 25.9" width/4" rise
    Ergo-shaped hand-stitched leatherette
    Forged alloy 25.4mm quill, 80mm extension
    1 1/8" steel threaded/semi-integrated
    Front/rear: Tektro hydraulic disc brakes
  • Accessories

    Bosch PowerPack 400 includes 2 AMP charger
    Bosch Purion computer display unit
    Bosch Active Line 250 watts
    Front light
    Spanninga LED
    Rear light
    Spanninga LED
    Bosch Purion computer display unit, Spanninga front and rear LED lighting, ABUS frame lock, reflective battery decal, painted fenders and rear racks, internal cable routing, painted rims, alloy double leg kickstand, and stainless steel and anti-rust hardware
  • Weight

    24.9 kg / 54 lbs
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Bike and frame weights are based off Trek pre-production painted frames at time of publication. Weights may vary in final production.

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