Cruising around town on the Evolve Stoke, you quickly realize it's a board crafted for enthusiasts who crave both style and substance. The Stoke's nimble form factor suits urban riders and last-mile commuters who appreciate efficiency and agility in their daily jaunts.
First impressions? The Evolve Stoke boasts a refined look with its sleek deck and quality finish. Handling the board, you can tell it's built with durability in mind—sturdy yet light enough to carry when not riding. As for setting it up, assembly was a breeze, allowing me to hit the pavement in no time.
Zipping through city streets, the Stoke demonstrates swift acceleration that makes commuting exhilarating. The top speed of 36 km/h is quite zesty for an e-skateboard of this size, providing plenty of thrills without feeling overwhelming. Uphill rides are equally impressive; tackling inclines felt effortless thanks to its robust dual motors. Braking is responsive and reliable, essential for busy urban environments. Although range is somewhat limited due to the battery size, I found it ample for daily escapades around town.
Dual 1500 W motors deliver more than enough punch to conquer steep hills without breaking a sweat. During my rides, the battery life proved true to specifications but remember, heavier use will drain it faster. I appreciated how quickly the battery recharged, keeping downtime to a minimum.
Rolling on 85 mm wheels struck a balance between speed and stability; small obstacles were no match for these bad boys. Brakes are an unsung hero on e-skateboards, and here they shine—smooth yet powerful enough to instill confidence at higher speeds.
Whether carving up side streets or navigating through crowds, handling was top-notch with excellent maneuverability. The ride comfort was quite pleasant too; lengthy sessions didn't leave me longing for more cushioning.
Upkeep has been straightforward with this model. When minor issues arose, support from Evolve was prompt and helpful. Parts availability wasn't a concern either, as I found everything I needed easily online for those DIY moments.
Accompanying remote control? A dream—it's intuitive and feels like a natural extension of your hand when riding. No fancy electric gauges here, but simplicity sometimes trumps complexity in everyday use.
Taking everything into account—from build quality to performance—I'd give the Evolve Stoke an 8/10.
|2 × 1500 W|
|2WD, belt drive, 85 mm, 30 % hill climb|
The lowest price is $899 for the Evolve Stoke, available from multiple sites. The 4 purchase links we have analyzed have revealed an average price of $959.