"Smooth assist, light weight, and great brakes at an impressive price."

CycleVolta.com's excellent First Ride Review of the Sausalito E1

If you’re on the hunt for a cruiser-ish ebike that splits the difference between that laid-back geometry and more of a mountain bike riding position, the Marin Sausalito E1 seems to nail that sweet spot. I’ve had one on loan for a few weeks and a few rides on a mix of dirt, paths, and street, and at first blush Marin seems to have baked in the right mix of ingredients pretty cleverly.