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Addmotor Foltan M160

July 25, 2023

If you are looking for an electric bike that is both powerful and convenient to stow away, then Addmotor FOLDTAN M-160 folding electric bike is the perfect match for you.

This bike is designed to provide you with a unique riding experience that is safe, comfortable, and enjoyable. Whether you need an e-bike for daily commuting, recreational use, or off-road adventures, Addmotor promises that this folding electric bike will make your rides smoother, faster, and more fun.

But is this true? 

This blog post will take a closer look at the features and benefits of this electric bike and how they can enhance your cycling experience.

The Addmotor FOLDTAN M-160 folding electric bike is powered by a 750W motor, which provides enough speed and torque for any type of terrain. This motor is capable of reaching top speeds of up to 28mph, making it suitable for long-distance rides and uphill climbs. With this motor, you can enjoy a smooth and stable ride, regardless of the terrain.

The only downside of the heavy rear-mounted hub motor (as well as the fat tires) is that when the batteries are flat, the M160 feels very heavy to cycle without battery assistance.


The Addmotor FOLDTAN M-160 folding electric bike is equipped with a 960Wh Lithium-Ion battery, which provides a longer range and higher charging cycles. This means that you can ride this bike for up to 100 miles on a single charge, making it ideal for long-distance rides. Additionally, the higher charging cycles ensure that the battery lasts longer and gives you more charging cycles before the battery's performance reduces.

m160 battery

 With the level one pedal assist, a single charge can cover up to 100 miles in 8-10 hours. Charging time is dependent on the battery's condition at the time.


m160 color options

The Addmotor FOLDTAN M-160 folding electric bike features a comfortable step-through frame, which is designed for easy mounting and dismounting.

This step-through frame design is particularly useful for people with limited mobility or those who have difficulty getting on and off traditional bikes. Additionally, this frame design enhances your comfort during rides by reducing the pressure on your back.

The Addmotor FOLDTAN M-160 folding electric bike is designed to be easy to fold and carry. This makes it convenient to use, especially if you need to store the bike in a small space. Additionally, this feature makes it possible to transport the bike without the need for a bike rack or any other special equipment.

With the 5 color possibilities provided by Addmotor, the M-140 folding ebike is quite aesthetically beautiful. There are 6 bright and bold color variants including· White, Yellow, Olive Green, Sky Blue and Candy Red.

Brakes -Hydraulic Mineral Oil Disc Brake with Two 180mm Rotors

The Addmotor M-160 features a hydraulic mineral oil disc brake with two 180mm rotors, making it one of the most efficient braking systems available in its price range.

This braking system ensures that you can stop the bike quickly and safely, reducing the risk of accidents. Additionally, this braking system is more durable and requires less maintenance than traditional rim brakes.

m160 hydraulic brakes

Torque Sensor 

m160 torque sensor

The Addmotor FOLDTAN M-160 folding electric bike features a 7-level pedal assist with a torque sensor, which reduces the effort required to pedal the bike. This feature makes it easier to navigate hills and inclined surfaces, reducing the risk of fatigue during long-distance rides. Additionally, this feature makes it possible to ride the bike at different speeds without the need to constantly adjust the pedaling effort.


The  FOLDTAN M-160 features a preload adjustable front suspension fork, which enhances your comfort during off-road rides. This fork design ensures that the impacts of rough terrain are absorbed, reducing the risk of injury or discomfort during rides.

Preload-adjustable 80MM Travel Addshox Front Fork will offer a more comfortable and seamless riding experience.

The front suspension on this bike will feel rather intriguing as the pull brakes slow it down. Whether it's snow, sand, gravel, muck, or snow-covered slopes, the mix of front fork suspension as well as 

On top of everything, you got a one-year warranty. So Addmotor covers you in the event of any issues after the purchase.

4inch fat tires
Front suspension fork

Pros of Addmotor Foldtan M-160 Folding E-Bike


  • Unique and Stylish Look: With 5 bold colors available, this folding ebike is perfect for young people looking for individuality and diversity.
  • Suitable for All Terrain: 20” x 4.0” fat tires and a 750w powerful motor make this folding ebike easy to handle gravel, beach, grass, and off roads.
  • Long Lasting Battery: 48V*20Ah battery provide enough juice for long-range riding
  • Space-Saving: For those who live in small apartments with limited space, a folding electric bike is a good option that can be easily folded into a small size and carried upstairs.

Cons of Addmotor Foldtan M-160 Folding E-Bike


  • Not Light Enough: A little heavy.
  • Long Charge Time: It takes 8-10 hours to fully charge the battery.

Final Verdict

Overall, the Addmotor Foldtan M-160 is a stylish folding e-bike with big tires and a strong 750W hub motor. It has well-designed specifications, and the longest range out of any e-bike we have reviewed in the sub-$2000 price range.

With the bike priced at $1,899, we think it's a good buy at the current price and give it the Electric-Biking seal of approval.

Addmotor Foltan M160
Our Rating - 85/100

 Its 20” x 4.0” fat tires and 750w powerful motor make it easy to handle gravel, beach, grass, and off-road terrain. Plus, with a long-lasting 48V*20Ah battery, you can ride for longer distances. Living in a small apartment? No problem. The Foldtan M-160 can be easily folded into a compact size and carried upstairs!

About the author

Ruaan is an electrical engineer born in South Africa and currently working in Oslo, Norway. He loves tech and gadgets and owns an electric car (Tesla) as well a front-wheel-drive electric bike. He rides his bike all year, even through snow and ice covered roads in the cold winter.

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