The Nautilus R614, Diamondback 510Sr, Exerpeutic 400XL, and the Marcy Recumbent Mag Cycle are the best-rated recumbent bikes on the market as of 2015, according to Best Fitness Advisor. Each model varies when it comes to specifications and overall price.
The Nautilus R614 receives a rating of 5.0 out of 5 from Best Fitness Advisor. It holds a person who weighs up to 300 pounds and boasts 20 levels of resistance. It also has an impressive 10-year warranty on the frame, a two-year warranty on the mechanical components, and a one-year warranty on the electrical component. It costs between $300 and $400.
The Diamondback 510Sr holds a person weighing as much as 300 pounds and has 16 levels of resistance. It has a limited lifetime warranty on the frame and brakes. Electronic components are under warranty for one year. The Diamondback 510Sr has a rating of 4.6 out of 5. It costs between $500 and $750.
The Exerpeutic 400XL receives a rating of 4.5 out of 5. It has a weight capacity of 300 pounds and has eight available levels. Its warranty is only good for one year.
The Marcy Recumbent Mag Cycle has a two-year limited warranty. It also holds a person who weighs up to 300 pounds. There are eight built-in levels of resistance. It receives a rating of 4.2 out of 5.