The 8-inch wheel with 48v, 1000 watt, hall-sensored hub-motor is capable of speeds up to 27 mph. It has powerful regenerative braking while also being able to charge up hills. Additionally, the motor is waterproof and exceptionally durable. The tire is molded rubber and cannot blowout. The entire wheel and motor can more than handle the rigors of electric-skateboarding.
The battery is a 13s4p 48v 12.8 AH lithium-ion beast. Ride for over 25 miles and charge in less than two hours with the included 54.6v 3A quick-charger. The battery is easy to remove, and the display on the remote gives accurate power level and voltage readings.