Last Updated on July 27, 2021 by Nafi
The price of a pocket bike is between $200 to $700 depending on their configuration. During the time pocket bike made by Asian manufacturers first reached European market it was marketed as low as $200. But as of now, the minimum price seems $300 with a moderate configuration.
Whenever people talk about the pocket bike, it becomes a matter of cost efficiency because it can be found in addition to a motorized bicycle’s cost. Still, some people tend to buy this at a high price which can be as much as $600. However, after a high price is spent, the question that arises is does the price worth it?
Some discussions are found online that marked up some branded mini bikes as pocket bikes. But they are not. They should not be treated as pocket bikes just because their size is smaller than the conventional ones. They can be mini bikes and they are manufactured for the younger group of riders. Pocket bikes have been a categorical name that has no reason to be messed up to any other minibike or kid bike. A kid bike is not a pocket bike.
Manufacturers are less likely to showcase their pocket bikes on their brand website. Rather they hardly have a website to specify their products to the customers.
Over the whole market of the pocket bike, most of the sale is done through the online marketplace. Several manufacturers seem to showcase their products on Amazon.com.
Pocket bike cost by brands
Fit right pocket bike cost
Fit Right pocket bike is sold on Amazon for US buyers at $370. The brand sells their other color bike for up to $380. These bikes come with a 4-stroke 40 cc gas engine. They got their bike EPA approved making those pocket bikes safe to the riders.
Mototech Pocket bike cost
MotoTec seems the competitor of Fit Right in Amazon for the US market. The price of MotoTec starts from $419 in Amazon for the buyer in the USA. Their bikes come with a 49 cc 2 stroke engine in which 49 CC is an average size for a pocket bike. But the 2 stroke is less likely to provide energy efficiency.MotoTec’s engine is also compatible with gas as fuel.
SYX Pocket bike cost
SYX Moto Apex seems to be the lowest at price. The price begins from $320 at retail. They also provide a $49 CC 2-stroke engine that has 27 mph capacity at most. Most of the manufacturers provide a 2-stroke engine because it generates more power at a higher frequency of the engine operation cycle.
SYX MOTO offers both pull start and electric starter at their two different variants of pocket bikes. An electric starter is very convenient for those who don’t feel easy to pull the starter each time it stops.
The manufacturers provide 40cc and 49 cc engines in their pocket bikes.
The price of a pocket bike depends on the types of rotation device, fuel, body weight, and transmission system. So, if your focus is on low price, you should look for the 40 CC engine rating and average mileage. You can also look for a model that provides a good transmission system. You can also choose an electric starter pocket bike since the pocket bike usually gets stopped each time you pull the brake.
Razor pocket bike cost
Razor is another famous pocket bike brand. But most of their products are electric bikes. The electric pocket bike has fewer mechanical components for the bike to operate. Razor ask for as low as $314 for their beginning price at Amazon. They have a motor variation on their different model. The smallest motor that they provide is 250W on a single speed.
They also provide two variable speed motors of 500W and 600W. Those motorbikes are controlled by changing motor speed. A potentiometer is used to change the voltage up and down to change the pocket bike speed high and low. These electric pocket bikes are run by two voltage-rated lead-acid batteries. One is 24 Volt and another is 36. On a single charge, A razor electric bike can run for 50 minutes and go up to 22.5 Kilometer. The weight lifting capacity of a razor bike is up to 100 KG for RSF650.
XtremepowerUS pocket bike cost
XtremepowerUS pocket bike starts from $385. The brand has only a few models of their pocket bikes on Amazon. Their bikes come with a 40 CC 4-stroke engine. They also carry an EPA-approved tag for their own products meaning it does not cause unreasonable adverse effects on your health or the environment when used according to label instructions. Gas run pocket bikes are more efficient than that of oil. With a rounding price, you can choose between 2-stroke and 4-stroke engines from their branded bikes. In their pocket bike, they also offer two size engines i.e. 40cc and 49cc.
XtremepowerUS offer a speed rate of up to 20 Mph as per the kind of terrain. There is a specialty in Xtremepower US that they produced some of their pocket bikes in the design of pit bikes that have a good suspension system. Since pocket bikes hardly have any suspension system to absorb shock, this manufacturer really made a difference.
Other pocket bike cost
There are some other anonymous and randomly named pocket bikes in the online marketplace. Some manufacturers with the name Go-Brown, SKMOTO, Johuka, HUJONG, eMotorBike markets their pocket bikes though out the shop. But they provide a good configuration of their products. Within $350 they provide 40 CC to 50 CC pocket bikes. Some of them provide 4 stroke engines while most of them provide 2-stroke because pocket bikes were always the concern of power and strength.
Some pocket bike lovers choose to take one from well-known brands like Honda and Yamaha. With an almost similar price of about $400, they choose to buy a minibike made for a kid. Those bikes are rated for the 13+ age group and don’t endorse safety for adult riders. Those bikes are available from $400 to $800. They often provide a good suspension system that convinces the riders and makes it worthy of the sum of money spent under this.