The Rapid is by far the most capable and robust long john available. Designed in Germany and hand welded in the Czech Republic using Cromoly steel, it is stronger, longer and more flexible than any other cargo bike in its class.
Being powered by an eZee Kinetics internally geared front hub motor gives the bike masses of low down torque and provides extra stability on take off as it pulls you forward.
The Rapid is simply doing things right the first time without compromise and the best option for small business and family users alike. Want to upgrade to belt drive? No problem with the split away frame!
Check out how we're using the Rapid to demonstrate what's possible.
What does Radkutsche have to say about their award winning 2019 Cargo Bike of the Year?
Natural movement, pure innovation
The RAPID offers the possibility to live and move sustainably while creating unforgettable experiences. It also affords an incredibly stable yet nimble ride, safely delivering freight to its destination. Among other highlights, this cargo bike carries up to 200 kg with outstanding maneuverability.
"Once you take the RAPID for a spin, you'll be surprised both with how easily it handles and how dynamically it moves."
The 83 x 50 cm loading area easily fits boxes, bins and other containers, including additional luggage that can be secured with tension belts.
|Frame||Robust, hand-welded steel frame|
|Fork||Heavy-duty, tapered fork with torque support|
|Hub||Shimano Alfine 8 Speed
|Maximum permissible total weight||200kg (440lb.)|
|Motor||Brushless hub motor with epicyclic gear train|
|Max speed||>25km/h (>15mph) with governor|
|Battery||Lithium ion 20Ah|
|Charge||50km minimum range|
|Size||Length: 2690mm (105.90 in), Width: 500mm (19.70 in.)|
|Cargo area||Length:820mm (32.30 in.), Width: 500-700mm (19.70 - 27.6 in.)|