GSD R14

GSD R14

Still Small. Even More Useful.
  • 200 kg (440 lb) Maximum Gross Vehicle Weight
  • Bosch® Cargo Line Motor provides up to 85 Nm of torque and 400% support
  • Bosch dual-battery system (1000 Wh) for a range of up to 206 km (128 mi)
  • Rohloff® Speedhub features a 526% gear range, electronic shifting, and automatic downshifting
  • Gates® CDX Belt Drive is silent, smooth, and virtually maintenance-free
  • Adjustable cockpit comfortably fits riders 150 – 195 cm (4’11” – 6’5”)
  • Super tough Atlas Lockstand™ auto-locks when engaged—just press a button on the handlebars to unlock
  • Heavy-duty frame-integrated rear rack and integrated lower decks
  • Cane Creek® Thudbuster ST Suspension Seatpost for an extra-cushy ride
  • Always-on RearStop™ Brake Light helps you safely signal stops
  • Ultra-bright Ignis™ Headlight ensures 24/7 visibility, no matter the weather
  • Powerful and responsive Magura® MT5 eSTOP 4-piston hydraulic disc brakes
  • Integrated Abus® Wheel Lock, keyed-alike with the battery
  • Upgraded Atlas Wheels with custom CNC machined hubs for extra strength and durability
  • Wide range of cargo- and passenger-carrying accessories
  • Fits two Thule® Yepp Maxi seats, no adapters needed
Photo may show optional accessories.
Forge Grey
20" wheels
Electric
Top-Tier

Product Reviews

Cycling Electric

If you buy this as a family e-bike we suspect your main problem will be competition for ride time.

Electrek

The days of using bikes exclusively for recreation are over. The advent of electric bikes has opened a wide variety of uses, and the GSD is the king of the hill. Read more

Electrek

Tern’s flagship utility e-bike GSD has been setting the benchmark for ultra-convenient utility/cargo e-bikes since 2017. And now the company has just announced the new Tern GSD G2, the latest iteration of the GSD with significant updates to the design.Read more

Forbes

When you go out to drive your car, all you need is your keys. With the GSD, the thinking is the same. […] You just grab your keys and hop on the bike: everything that you need is already there.Read more

Bicycling Magazine

Tern thought of just about everything while redesigning the GSD. If you’re in the market for a new cargo bike or kicking around the idea of a car replacement, this bike should be at the top of your shortlist.Read more

New Atlas

[Tern] has just launched an updated version of its family-friendly GSD, promising a sturdier frame, easier step-through geometry and a few new bells and whistles.Read more

CyclingTips

“Having spent so much time on the previous generation, I’ll say that all of these changes are music to my ears”Read more

Ebiketips

The frame has been beefed up considerably: the main tubes are now internally reinforced and the bike is rated for a 200kg load. It’s passed the most stringent German cargo bike standards, so it should be good for your shopping, or your kids.Read more


Specifications

General Info
Color:
Forge Grey
Wheel Size:
20" wheels
Speeds:
1 x 14
Weight:

37.26 kg (82.14 lb)

Folding Size:
176 x 40.5 x 87 cm (69.3" x 15.9" x 34.3")
Folding Time:
5 sec
Frame Sizes:
One size
Gear Inches:
19" - 102" (1.54 - 8.10 m)
Distance: Seatpost to Handlebar:
Min: 490 mm (19.3") Max: 590 mm (22")
Distance: Saddle to Pedal:
Min: 690 mm (27.2") Max: 1050 mm (41.3")
Suggested Rider Height:
150 - 195 cm (4'11" - 6'5")
Max Gross Vehicle Weight:
200 kg (440 lb)
Max Rider Weight:
120 kg (264 lb)
Frame
Frame:
Tern GSD, 6061-AL, patented MultiTruss design, EFBE Tri-Test approved: 200 kg
Fork:
Suntour custom for Tern, 1.5" tapered Chromoly steerer, 32 mm stanchions, Thru-axle, 70 mm travel, EFBE approved: 200 kg
Cockpit
Handlepost:
Tern Physis 3D, 3D forged, 5 patented technologies, 12°, 290 mm
Stem:
Tern Andros, adjustable, forged construction, patented technology
Headset:
Tern Flux Pro Taper, 1.5", angular contact bearings, Physis integrated
Handlebar:
Tern Sweep, 6061-AL, Tern Andros adapted
Grips/Bar Tape:
Ergon
Saddle:
Tern GSD by Velo, with rear handle
Seatpost:
Cane Creek Thudbuster G4, Tern Telescope, 34.9/30.9 mm
Seatpost Clamp:
Tern Collar, 6061-AL, 2pc
Brakes
Front Brake:
Magura MT5, 4-piston hydraulic disc, 180 mm rotor, Sport pads
Rear Brake:
Magura MT5, 4-piston hydraulic disc, 180 mm rotor, Sport pads
Brake Levers:
Magura MT5 e-stop, hydraulic, with brake sensor
Wheels
Front Hub:
Tern Atlas, Boost Thru-Axle, Cargo-optimized design, sealed cartridge bearing
Rear Hub:
Rohloff E14, 526% range, Boost
Spokes and Nipples:
Stainless steel, 13G
Rims:
Tern Atlas, ultra wide 36 mm, dual reinforced joint
Tires:
F: Schwalbe Big Ben Plus, 55-406, Green Guard puncture protection, Reflex R: Tern x Schwalbe Super Moto-X, 62-406, Green Guard puncture protection, Reflex
Transmission
Shifter(s):
Rohloff E14, e-shift 14 spd
Crankset:
Tern GSD custom, Gates CDX CNC machined beltring
Cassette/Freewheel:
Gates CDX, precision CNC machined cog
Bottom Bracket:
Motor integrated
Chain:
Gates Carbon Drive CDX belt
Pedals:
Urban with non-slip surface, sealed bearings
Shifter Cable & Housing:
Rohloff E14, e-shift
E-System
Motor:
Bosch Cargo Line, 400% Assist, 85 Nm Torque, max speed 25 kph (EU); max speed 20 mph (US)
Battery:
Bosch Dual Battery system, 1000 Wh
Display:
Bosch Intuvia, Rohloff integrated shifting w/ auto downshift
Range:
1000 Wh: 102-206 km (63-128 mi)
Charger:
220V, 4A (EU); 100-240V, 4A (US)
Bells & Whistles
Bell:
Pitch Plus, brass
Chainguard:
Tern Custom, full chain cover
Kickstand:
Atlas Lockstand, w/ remote unlock, patented technology
Luggage Socket:
Combo Mount
Front Light:
Ignis Headlight, Ultra wide 700 lumens, Hi/Lo Beam
Rear Light:
RearStop Brake Light, Always on brake light
Fenders:
Integrated Wheel Guard, AL6061, w/ Side Skirt
Rack(s):
Frame integrated, heavy duty design
Accessory:
ABUS, keyed-alike with Bosch battery