Brompton M2L 2021 Folding Electric Bike with Wide Saddle Black

5 out of 5 Customer Rating

The Details

The M2L Electric Brompton combines the comfortable and familiar riding position of the M Type Handlebar, with simple yet lightweight 2-speed gear setup, and of course the new front wheel 250W Brushless DC motor. Together, making this a true commuter machine. This model also features an extended seat post and a wide saddle. you can't go wrong with a Brompton.

Brompton is the perfect city machine. Folding down to a practical style, it can go with you anywhere with you, so you never have to worry about leaving it outside ready to be stolen. Tough components ensure the Brompton can take everything you can throw at it with its lightweight steel frame. let the perfect city exploration begin!

To aid portability, the battery can be carried separately, integrating neatly into a shoulder bag. Battery features intuitive user interface and USB charging port for mobile devices. The Battery bag aslo features a 1.5L pocket to fit your essentials or your charger. A selection of accessories is included to make this build more versatile including mudguards, mini pump, and light.

  • M Type Handlebar
  • 2-speed gear setup
  • Extended seat post and a wide saddle

Our Verdict

The Brompton Electric is designed to change cities; it has smart features, a sleek design and is simple to use. Perfect if you want to arrive fresh to a meeting or want to tackle those steeper inclines with ease.

Industry Reviews

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Key Specifications

  • Frame - Precision drawn heat-treated steel tubing with hand brazing and selected auto-brazed joints
  • Fork - Reinforced Electric specific steel brazed fork
  • Shock - N/A
  • Motor - 250W Brushless DC motor providing assistance up to 25 kmp/h
  • Battery - 300Wh 36V with LED display. Range 20-45 miles (30-70km). 5V 1.5A USB port to charge portable devices. 4-hour full charge using included 2A charger
  • Remote/Display - Brompton Electric iOS and Android apps available for download
  • Number of Gears - 6
  • Shifters - Brompton 2 and 3 speed Trigger shifters.
  • Chainset - 6061 forged aluminium crank with 50T chainring and integrated chainguard
  • Chainrings - 50t
  • Cassette - 3 speed internal gear hub with 2 speed external gears (13 and 16 tooth)
  • Front Derailleur - n/a
  • Rear Derailleur - Brompton Chain pusher
  • Bottom Bracket - Integrated sealed bearing BB with cadence and torque sensor
  • Pedals - Brompton Folding left hand and non-folding right-hand pedals
  • Rims - Single wall rim
  • Front Hub - 250W Brushless DC motor
  • Rear Hub - Brompton Wide ratio 3 speed internal gear hub
  • Front Tyre - 349 x 35C Schwalbe Marathon Racer. Puncture resistant, reflective sidewall
  • Rear Tyre - 349 x 35C Schwalbe Marathon Racer. Puncture resistant, reflective sidewall
  • Handlebars -  Mid Handlebars - Brompton triple butted 6061 aluminium handlebar with shot-peened finish.
  • Grips - Lock-on grips with soft-compound rubber adhered to an engineered core
  • Saddle - Brompton saddle, integrated carry handle, mounts for Brompton rear light and saddle bag
  • Seatpost - Brompton Extended Chromoly steel tube. Suitable for maximum inside leg 35"/89cm
  • Post Clamp - N/A
  • Weight - 25.5kg
  • Manufacturers disclaimer - Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice.

Sizing Information

Which handlebar?

There are three handlebar types, offering different riding positions for varying heights of rider and riding styles.


Handlebar type (Previously known as) Profile Ride position

Low

S-Type Straight Sporty, for average to tall riders. Neutral position for shorter owners.

Mid

M-Type Riser Neutral/relaxed position for average to tall riders. A more sit-up position for shorter riders.

High

H-Type Riser (with stem for extra height) Neutral for taller riders. Upright for small or average height owners - similar in style to a traditional dutch bike.

 

Choosing Your Saddle Height:

Every Brompton sold online is fitted with an Extended seatpost, as this fits most riders. Riders with smaller inside leg measurements can still select taller options and use them at a lower setting.

  Inside Leg Features

Standard

84cm/33" (or less) Brompton's lightest and shortest seatpost.

Extended

84cm - 89cm/33" - 35" Offers an additional 60mm of elevation but leaves the saddle correspondingly higher when folded.

Telescopic

90cm35" (or more) Offers up to 175mm more elevation than a standard post but the saddle only projects 20mm above the folded package.
 

Delivery

Standard Delivery - FREE on all bikes**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

**Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time.

 

Premium Delivery  - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is minimal packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

Reviews

Your Questions Answered

The M2L Electric Brompton combines the comfortable and familiar riding position of the M Type Handlebar, with simple yet lightweight 2-speed gear setup, and of course the new front wheel 250W Brushless DC motor. Together, making this a true commuter machine. This model also features an extended seat post and a wide saddle. you can't go wrong with a Brompton.

Brompton is the perfect city machine. Folding down to a practical style, it can go with you anywhere with you, so you never have to worry about leaving it outside ready to be stolen. Tough components ensure the Brompton can take everything you can throw at it with its lightweight steel frame. let the perfect city exploration begin!

To aid portability, the battery can be carried separately, integrating neatly into a shoulder bag. Battery features intuitive user interface and USB charging port for mobile devices. The Battery bag aslo features a 1.5L pocket to fit your essentials or your charger. A selection of accessories is included to make this build more versatile including mudguards, mini pump, and light.

  • M Type Handlebar
  • 2-speed gear setup
  • Extended seat post and a wide saddle
  • Frame - Precision drawn heat-treated steel tubing with hand brazing and selected auto-brazed joints
  • Fork - Reinforced Electric specific steel brazed fork
  • Shock - N/A
  • Motor - 250W Brushless DC motor providing assistance up to 25 kmp/h
  • Battery - 300Wh 36V with LED display. Range 20-45 miles (30-70km). 5V 1.5A USB port to charge portable devices. 4-hour full charge using included 2A charger
  • Remote/Display - Brompton Electric iOS and Android apps available for download
  • Number of Gears - 6
  • Shifters - Brompton 2 and 3 speed Trigger shifters.
  • Chainset - 6061 forged aluminium crank with 50T chainring and integrated chainguard
  • Chainrings - 50t
  • Cassette - 3 speed internal gear hub with 2 speed external gears (13 and 16 tooth)
  • Front Derailleur - n/a
  • Rear Derailleur - Brompton Chain pusher
  • Bottom Bracket - Integrated sealed bearing BB with cadence and torque sensor
  • Pedals - Brompton Folding left hand and non-folding right-hand pedals
  • Rims - Single wall rim
  • Front Hub - 250W Brushless DC motor
  • Rear Hub - Brompton Wide ratio 3 speed internal gear hub
  • Front Tyre - 349 x 35C Schwalbe Marathon Racer. Puncture resistant, reflective sidewall
  • Rear Tyre - 349 x 35C Schwalbe Marathon Racer. Puncture resistant, reflective sidewall
  • Handlebars -  Mid Handlebars - Brompton triple butted 6061 aluminium handlebar with shot-peened finish.
  • Grips - Lock-on grips with soft-compound rubber adhered to an engineered core
  • Saddle - Brompton saddle, integrated carry handle, mounts for Brompton rear light and saddle bag
  • Seatpost - Brompton Extended Chromoly steel tube. Suitable for maximum inside leg 35"/89cm
  • Post Clamp - N/A
  • Weight - 25.5kg
  • Manufacturers disclaimer - Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice.

The Brompton Electric is designed to change cities; it has smart features, a sleek design and is simple to use. Perfect if you want to arrive fresh to a meeting or want to tackle those steeper inclines with ease.

Sizing Information

Which handlebar?

There are three handlebar types, offering different riding positions for varying heights of rider and riding styles.


Handlebar type (Previously known as) Profile Ride position

Low

S-Type Straight Sporty, for average to tall riders. Neutral position for shorter owners.

Mid

M-Type Riser Neutral/relaxed position for average to tall riders. A more sit-up position for shorter riders.

High

H-Type Riser (with stem for extra height) Neutral for taller riders. Upright for small or average height owners - similar in style to a traditional dutch bike.

 

Choosing Your Saddle Height:

Every Brompton sold online is fitted with an Extended seatpost, as this fits most riders. Riders with smaller inside leg measurements can still select taller options and use them at a lower setting.

  Inside Leg Features

Standard

84cm/33" (or less) Brompton's lightest and shortest seatpost.

Extended

84cm - 89cm/33" - 35" Offers an additional 60mm of elevation but leaves the saddle correspondingly higher when folded.

Telescopic

90cm35" (or more) Offers up to 175mm more elevation than a standard post but the saddle only projects 20mm above the folded package.
 

Cyclist-review

The leading folding bike has been given an electric makeover and made life so much simpler. Or has it?.

Read Full Review >

Standard Delivery - FREE on all bikes**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

**Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time.

 

Premium Delivery  - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is minimal packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

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Purchase Price £2,874.99
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48 months 9.9 % APR £72.21 £2,874.99 £3,466.08 0.0

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