This article reviews ten of the best electric longboards available online.
Technology has changed so many of the familiar pastimes we have enjoyed over the years, as this review of the top ten electric longboards will illustrate. Skateboards have entered this arena for sure, offering more than just a fun hobby. Today’s longboards allow for a smoother ride and unparalleled stability that can take you from work to class in style. Exhilarating and exciting, they can be controlled with just a remote without you even needing to break a sweat. Here are our favorites.
1. Teamgee H5 37″ Electric Skateboard
Teamgee claims they have the thinnest electric skateboard on the market, a feature that adds flexibility while minimizing weight. Constructed of 1 ply fiberglass and 10 ply Canadian maple, it has a top speed of 22 MPH. Thirty-seven inches long, and 8.7 inches wide it can hold up to 200 pounds and has a high-performance 380w x 2 motors that allow you to keep on riding for up to 11 miles. UL-certified, it comes with a wireless remote that features an LED screen for easy maneuverability. The deck is 15-20mm lower to the ground than most others, which provides added stability.
2. Spadger D5X Plus 35″ Boosted Longboard
Spadger’s D5X Plus 35″ Boosted longboard is explosion proof, shockproof and fireproof for unmatched durability. This board can tromp over nearly any surface from potholes to gravel and even muddy grass. It features 450w x 2 super power motors and a top speed of 23 MPH as well as 97mm PU wheels. The DX can handle up to 264 lbs. and is ideal for users of all skill levels from beginners to pros. The remote features four speeds and the Bluetooth stereo audio speaker and built-in smart LED lamp sweeten the deal. Spadger products come with a 1-Year manufacturer warranty against mechanical defects.
3. BLITZART Huracane 38″ Electric Longboard
Six layers of maple wood, two layers of bamboo and a grip tape make the deck of the BLITZART Huracane tops in terms of stability. One full charge of the 4.4Ah battery can take you ten miles, and recharging takes just 2.5 hours. It comes with a comfortable ergonomically designed wireless remote that also has a reverse feature and both a beginner and pro mode to suit all skill levels. The quiet, integrated 350-watt brushless hub motor can handle speeds of up to 17 MPH. This is one of the least expensive longboards on our list, but don’t let that fool you, it offers a great ride.
4. Evolve Skateboards – Bamboo ONE Electric Longboard
Ideal for getting across campus quickly, this lightweight and stylish board by Evolve weighs just 25 lbs. and has a top speed of 26 MPH with larger wheels. Constructed of durable bamboo, it features four speed settings, aa+200-watt motor, and can go 21 miles off a single charge. It comes with Evolve’s new R2 remote and is 37.5 long. A rear kicktail adds a touch of old-school design to the Bamboo ONE.
5. Evolve Skateboards – Carbon GT Series Electric Skateboard
Evolve’s Carbon GT features a custom-molded carbon fiber and Kevlar deck, making this model one of the most durable longboards on the market. This all-terrain beast can handle just about any surface with its 7-inch 83mm wheels – concrete, grass, dirt, tarmac—you name it. Ideal for experienced riders, the 3000-watt high-performance motor can reach speeds of up to 26 MPH. The Carbon GT features a digital wireless LCD screen remote and is the ideal way to get across campus or across town in style.
6. Electric Skateboard Longboard with Remote Control by AZBO
AZBO’s longboard has a unique shape that provides stability and comfort along with a strong 8-ply maple deck that can support up to 268 pounds. With a 1000wX2, dual hub motor and a maximum speed of 25 MPH, this premium longboard will take you wherever you need to go in short order. Its LG High magnification lithium battery charges in 2 hours and will take you up to 19 miles. The included rechargeable wireless remote has easy forward, speed switching, brake, and a battery indicator and its intuitive control allows you to brake safely when going down hills.
7. MEEPO Electric Skateboard & Longboard
This V2 Electrical longboard features 800 W dual motors and the most recent version of Meepo’s electronic speed controller (ESC). Even at its max speed of 29 MPH, it’s still easy to maintain stability and control. With an 11-mile range and an improved breaking experience, this may be Meepo’s best model yet. For added safety, it automatically deactivates acceleration when the remote battery is low to avoid potential injuries and accidents. The board turns on automatically with just a push and features a lock function that will allow you to stop or park on a slope.
8. Koowheel Electric Skateboard, D3M 2nd Generation Electric Longboard with Remote
Koowheel’s electric longboard features two riding modes: An advanced speed mode for experienced riders that will reach speeds of up to 25 MPH and a normal mode with a speed of 18 mph. Made with seven layers of Canadian Maple panels, this board is tough, yet flexible and it is made without splicing, allowing you more traction and control. The battery charges in 2-3 hours and takes just seconds to change out; spare batteries are available. It comes with two pieces of sandpaper in random colors.
9. SKATEBOLT Electric Skateboard Longboard with Remote Controller
Skatebolts top-of-the-line longboard can go up to 18.6 miles on a single charge, and its top speed of 25 MPH will have you zipping anywhere you need to go fast. Made with eight layers of northeast maple, it is strong enough to support up to 280 pounds. The dual 500 W motor does a great job of tackling even the steepest hills. It comes equipped with two red tail lights that blink when you brake, allowing for anyone approaching from behind to see you in the dark. The easy-to-use remote is designed with a finger ring for added control. The SKATEBOLT comes with a six-month warranty
10. Boosted Stealth Electric Skateboard
Boosted Stealth’s premium longboard has a [patented Jerk filter that makes the remote more intuitive and responsive than other brands and it features a fifth ride mode that can reach top speeds of 24 MPH. This fast machine has a range of 14 miles and can climb 25 percent grades with ease. The composite deck is flexible and responsive, giving you high performance at every turn. This model comes with Boosted’s new, custom-designed 85mm Stratus wheels for the ultimate ride.
By BCR Writing Staff