FAQ

DIMENSIONS

What are the dimensions of the RCR?
The bike measurements are 67" long x 40" high x 27" wide.

How much does the bike weigh?
145 lbs stock with the battery. The battery weighs about 30 lbs. All of our accessories add about 5 lbs to the bike. 

How tall is the seat?
The seat is 32’’ from the ground.

Can I throw this bike in the back of my car?
As long as the RCR fits, load it up. You won't have to worry about oil or gasoline leaking. The easiest vehicles to load and unload RCRs include vans, trucks and SUVs.

Can it accommodate a passenger?
Yes, the combined limit for 2 riders is 350 lbs. 

 

 

RIDING

How many speeds does the bike have?
The bike has three modes: ECO tops out at 20mph, NRM at 40mph, and SPT at 60mph.

Do I need to register this bike?
ONYX RCR is limited to a top speed of 20 mph and 750 watt to comply with federal electric bike regulations. ONYX RCR classifications vary by state and local laws. Check in with your local DMV. You can read more about Federal E-Bike Legislation here and state e-bike regulations here at peopleforbikes.com

Can I register my bike as a moped?
Yes, you register you bike as a moped. For example, in California you can register online or by mail. All that is required is your bikes serial number and pay a one time registration fee of $22.00 and your bike is registered for life.

Does the RCR have pedal assist? Do the pedals function?
The RCR does not have pedal assist. The bike is powered by the throttle. The pedals are functional.

Is the bike water resistant?
The bike is water resistant. Riding in the rain is fine. But hosing down the bike is not advised.

How long does it take to charge a dead battery?
About 6-8 hours.

 

 


ACCESSORIES

Can I send in accessories to be added to my bike?
No, all customization must be done by the customer once the bike has been delivered.

What is the weight capacity of the rear rack?
40 pounds.

Does ordering BLK panels and/or a short suspension affect the build time?
No, the build time is still 90 days.

Can I purchase a bike without a battery?
No.

Does the DRT Kit come with an extra set of street tires?
No, if you order the DRT kit, your RCR will come a single set of knobby tires installed.

Do you guys sell replacement parts?
Yes, we sell all parts for replacement.

 

 

ORDERS & SHIPMENTS

Do we offer financing?
Yes, we offer a payment plan with Klarna. It is a monthly payment service. Klarna doesn’t start charging immediately so you might see $0 until the bike ships. There is no penalty to pay extra each month - but you must always pay the minimum amount every month. Call us or Klarna with questions!

Do we offer test rides?
YES! You can set up a meeting with a technician at one of our shops in Thousands Oaks or San Francisco. Contact us here.

How long does it take to ship?
Depending on your location, shipping takes 2-3 weeks after our 90-day build period. Currently, we are experiencing slower production times due to COVID-19.

Do we ship to Canada?
No, not yet. We are hoping to expand our shipping  by 2021. Stay tuned!

Where can I get a status update on my build?
Write us a Zendesk ticket via our website. Include your order number and we will give you an ETA.

 

 

RANDOM

What does STD stand for?
STD stands for our standard trim with silver side panels.

Do we carry the RCR in stock?
No, right now each bike is built to order.

Will the CTY be coming back?
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