What type of motor does the Tread have? Follow The Tread has a 2 horsepower motor. The Tread speeds will range from 0 to 12.5 mph. 0 Related articles Connecting a Heart Rate Monitor with the Peloton Tread Can I stream from my Tread's touchscreen to my television? How much horsepower does the Tread have? Can I video chat from the Tread?