|Quiet as a cat, agile as a bee, the Cougar has been a favorite among ladies and the younger crowd for several years. The new Cougar ll has added a new, more powerful hub motor giving added power for climbing hills.. The short wheel base and distance from the seat to the handlebars brings the rider in close for better control and safety. Hydraulic front suspension insures a smooth and comfortable ride.
As long as there is an AC power source available, you are never out of fuel. Plug your charger into your Cougar and any convenient wall outlet and you will soon be back on the road. Stopping for lunch? Top your power supply off while you eat.
Cougar XR8 Features
This high tech performance lighter weight model features reduced seat to handlebar distance,optimized for smaller riders, but still big enough for most adults.
Rugged and reliable brushless DC hub motor with high power Neodymium magnet assembly, fully automatic transmission and cruise control means effortless travel.
More than enough power to attain the maximum speed permitted for electric bicycles in the U.S. and Canada, with ample range for local recreation and commuting.
Powerful 500W BLDC hub motor with Neodymium magnet assembly and fully automatic torque control enables maximum efficiency at cruising speed .
Step motor controlled and throttle position sensor for immediate start up and drive away performance.
Extra heavy duty controller rated at 750W continuous controls motor output and operation and supervision of all electrical components. Primary power output protection is provided by a heavy duty circuit breaker, not by fuses.
UL/cUL Listed Smart Charger with automatic shutoff matched to power supply unit. Power supply can be charged while installed in the vehicle or externally while in storage.
Power Supply Unit
4 X 14Ah VRSL maintenance free batteries, UL Component Listed.. Colloidal agent insures that the electrolytic cannot spill even in the event of a broken case.
Recharge time is 2-8 hours depending on how deeply the power supply unit has been depleted.
Stainless steel mainframe with steel tube subframe is robust and rigid for increased performance and handling.
Shorter wheelbase is optimized for smaller riders riders ensuring a safe ride while enhancing handling.
Front twin hydraulic fork suspension enables smooth riding and enhanced cornering capability.
Rear twin fork suspension features long travel coil over shock assembly for a smooth ride and sporty handling.
Big 3.0x16-inch premium grade C.S.T. tires on stylish aluminum wheels provide excellent handling and traction and superior bump performance.
Heavy duty automotive grade front and rear drum brakes insure powerful, comfortable stops on diverse road conditions.
Fully automatic cruise control lets you ride as far as you want without wrist fatigue. Simply hold the throttle steady for six seconds at the speed which you wish to maintain and the Veloteq does the rest. Activation of either the right or the left brake handle will cancel the cruise control feature.
Built-in anti-theft alarm with remote control discourages theft by frightening would-be bike-jackers. Can't see your Veloteq? Press the remote control and it will tell you where it is.
Locking front steering prevents movement of your Veloteq. Turn the handlebars to the far left and remove the key from the ignition.
Digital rear wheel lock provides additional anti-theft protection.
Standard rear cargo box included.
Cougar XR8 Specifications
Type Lube injection gear reduction BLDC motor
Rated Voltage 48V
Specified Output 500w
Highest Idle RPM 400rpm
Fixed torque/corresponding rotational speed- 22Nm/284rpm
Maximum torque/corresponding rotational speed- 64Nm/25rpm
Idle operation electric current 1.8A
Operating current 12A
Overload Protection 600V Circuit Breaker
Type Computer controlled switching and power regulation
Rated power 500W
Power Supply Unit
Batteries 48V/14Ah (4 x 12v/14Ah VRSL)
Weight 62 lb
Type Cord connected power supply; Class B, UL/cUL Listed
Suspension/Front Rocker Arm
Suspension/Rear Twin shock
Brakes/Front Automotive Grade Drum
Brakes/Rear Automotive Grade Drum
Tires/Front 3.0 x 12
Tires/Rear 3.0 x 12
Remote Control ON/OFF/Kill/Alert
Output Signal Burst followed by 102dB mutli-tone wail
Range 200 ft
Length 70 in
Width 30 in
Height 43 in
Seat Height 31.5 in
Dry Weight 172 lb (incl. power supply)
Shipping Weight 127 lb
Power Supply Shipping Weight 63 lb
Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)