Riese & Müller Charger
The all-rounder for the everyday adventure

From $ 4,209

Riese & Müller Charger


  • Made for You in Germany: Riese & Müller assembles each bike in their factory in Weiterstadt, Germany to your specifications. This means that you can choose things like color, motor style, battery, drivetrain, and accessories. The New Wheel is here to help you to design the perfect bike. Learn more.
  • The Mixte Model is Here: This is the Mixte model of the Charger, which lowers the stepover height while preserving the aesthetic and functional qualities of the Charger.
  • NuVinci + Belt Drive = Amazing: While lots of drivetrain options exist for the Charger, we're particularly excited by the NuVinci infinitely variable rear hub transmission paired with a Gates Carbon Belt Drive.
  • Do Anything, Go Anywhere: We like to call this bike an 'all arounder' which means it's a terrific do-anything bike. It's a capable commuter, a sturdy rough-road adventurer, even a weekend camper.
  • Bosch PowerPack 500 Standard: Designed around the new Bosch 500Wh PowerPack. Dual Battery option not available in the Charger Mixte model.
  • Totally, 100%, Fully Loaded: The Charger comes fully loaded with everything you need to ride, including a shock absorbing seatpost, integrated front and rear lights, sturdy metal fenders and fantastic tires.
  • Two Frame Sizes: Our staff can help you determine the perfect size frame for you. Frame size options include 46cm and 49cm seat tube length, ideal for riders 5'3" - 5'11".
  • The New Wheel True Warranty™: Riese & Müller's warranty backed by The New Wheel's professional service department. Includes 5 year frame coverage, 2 years for electronics, and 1 year for all other components.

You Get So Much More

Complimentary Service
Your new electric bike comes standard with 6 months of complimentary service. To help ensure that your bicycle works great over its lifetime, we'll include a useful service schedule and can even send you handy reminder emails.
Extended Service Options
Professional electric bike repair
Expert Service
The New Wheel’s commitment to service is paramount. Throughout the lifetime of your bike, beginning from when it is built and tuned to our exacting standards, we will work to ensure that your bike continues to perform reliably and enjoyably.
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Service Membership
Bikes purchased from The New Wheel are eligible for one of our unique Service Memberships. Each service membership not only includes unlimited tune-ups but also 24/7 nationwide roadside assistance for total peace of mind.
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Our Take

All Riese & Muller bikes are assembled in their factory in Weisenstadt Germany. This means you can customize virtually everything about the bike, including color, drivetrain, motor and battery capacity. Additionally Riese & Muller cargo bikes have many cargo bike accessories for the Packster.

The 'All Arounder', Defined

This bike is perfect for urban riders with weekend adventures in mind. Of course, you can get more comfort from the fully suspended Delite, or more cargo from the Packster or the Load, but the Charger sits squarely in the middle of the pack - doing virtually everything well while weighing less.

Mixte Model Offers Lower Step With No Sacrifice in Performance

If you're looking for a lower stepover height bike with tons of capability, lots of options and tons of bells & whistles, the Charger is a perfect solution.

Energize Your Commute

The aesthetic of the Charger is simple and refined - with subtly tapered and squared frame tubes, elevated chainstays that are especially practical for internally geared hubs like the Nuvinci, and a contemporary palette of color options.

A Unique Flavor of Charger

The Charger Mixte with Nuvinci brings low maintenance, intuitive shifting and assist, low step-over and classy looks, making this an ideal solution for SF commuters. But don't be fooled, front suspension, a shock-absorbing seatpost and upright ride position will enable way more than just commuting.

Two Bosch Motor Options

A high-speed Bosch Performance Speed motor option on the Charger will help you devour those miles in record time. Or, look to the Bosch CX Drive for unbeatable torque yielding amazing climbing ability.


  • Size 46cm, 49cm
    Fork Suntour XCR32 tapered, 100 mm, black
    Frame Aluminum with elevated chainstays - Mixte style
    Headset Acros AZX-220, tapered, block lock
    Rims Mach1 650, 28"
    Tire Schwalbe Big Ben Plus 50-622 Reflex
    Hub Nuvinci N380 Continuously Variable IGH
    Seat Selle Royal Freccia Lookin
    Seat Post Post Moderne PM-705N
    Brake Shimano Deore, disc brake
    Transmission Nuvinci N380 + Gates Carbon Belt Drive
    Shifter NuVinci Twist Shifter
    Chainring Front: 22T
    Handlebars Humpert ergotec ErgoXXL, 31,8 mm
    Stem Humpert ergotec Charisma, 90 mm, 20°
    Grips Ergon
  • Motor Bosch CX Drive (20 MPH) or Bosch Performance Speed (28 MPH)
    Power Pack Bosch PowerPack 500Wh @ 36 V, 13,4 Ah
    Console Bosch Intuvia
    Ride Mode Torque Sensed Pedal Assist
    Max Range 50 mi
    Top Motor Assist Speed 20 mph (28 mph optional upgrade)
  • Front Light Supernova E3 E-Bike
    Rear Light Busch & Müller Toplight mini
    Fender Curana CLite 55
    Rear Carry Rack Optional
    Chain Guard Yes
    Kickstand Included
    Front Carry Rack Available on GX Model
Specs subject to change, errors, and omissions.

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