e-BIKES

Great fun and maximum comfort

E-bikes rule the world nowadays. We have also succumbed to their temptation. We perceive e-bikes basically as a means for promoting cycling, be it for leisure or to economize on time when commuting in cities. E-bikes don’t just add to the ways you can enjoy your leisure time, they can also bring new qualities to your working days. And that’s amazing about them. 

The concept of “all-embracing comfort”

If you find traditional cycling uncomfortable and perhaps slow as well, an e-bike can certainly help. Anyway, without trying a recumbent e-bike you’ll never find out how incredibly comfortable cycling can get. You get seated in a cozy seat and an electric drive will help you overcome any climbing. Thus you can get further, faster and with less effort. In our view, an e-tricycle stands for the concept of “all-embracing comfort” bringing even more ease for your body and muscles.

Great fun on- and off-road. Silently and with no driving licence needed

Are you a fan of speed? Do you enjoy quad bike or jet ski? Still looking for new dimensions and possibilities of such pastimes? There’s a great new challenge for you – an e-trike! Such machines like our Ti-FLY X or e-FAT will make you an eager rider after the very first pedal stroke. These trikes climb any hill with unprecedented ease. You can reach places restricted for cars or motorbikes on them. And they can be loaded into your car quickly and easily.

Get to work faster

Leave your car at home and set off for your work on a bike. An e-bike will make the commuting time shorter, you can avoid annoying traffic jams, do some good for your health, and be cool moreover. Especially on our e-bikes that all have very genuine and modern aesthetic looks. No need to worry about your load. We have a lot of experience with hauling gear and provisions. We have undergone many long-distance trips on our bikes and we use them for commuting as well.

SHIMANO STEPS E6100 

The basic drive unit we offer for many of our models is the tried and tested Shimano Steps E6100 set, commonly used for trekking bikes. Its power of up to 500 W (250 W nominal power) and up to 60 Nm torque is sufficient to conquer even very steep hills with your assistance. Together with the new Shimano battery with 630 Wh capacity, this set could cover a range of more than 200 km / 125 miles. And that makes for a pretty long ride!


TECH TALK
Power: 250 W
Torque: 60 Nm
Battery capacity: 504 or 630
Range: up to 170 km / 105 miles (504 Wh)
             or over  200 km / 125 miles (630 Wh)
Chain wheel 20”: 44 teeth
Chain wheel 26”: 38 teeth

Shimano Steps EP8 electric motor on a recumbent bike

SHIMANO STEPS EP8 

If your heart runs wild and you tend to leave your sensible side at home, you will enjoy this motor. This top Shimano model is truly full of energy which you will be able to see especially during challenging ascents or in rough terrain where you will really appreciate its brutal torque. But no fear – the intelligent control unit can make your ride very smooth indeed even when you make use of the maximum torque of the terrific 85 Nm. The EP8 certainly offers a proper and never-ending electrifying fun.

TECH TALK
Power: 250 W
Torque: 85 Nm
Battery capacity: 504 Wh or 630 Wh
Range: up to 120 km / 75 miles (504 Wh)
or over 150 km / 94 miles (630 Wh)
Chain wheel 20”: 44 teeth
Chain wheel 26”: 38 teeth

Motor E6100

Powerful lightweight motor designed for optimal power transfer to deliver maximum distance and pleasure

 

  • Extremely low weight of 2.88 kg
  • Smooth, intelligent pedaling support that’s easy to operate
  • Narrowed pedal-to-frame width for a natural riding feel with increased comfort
  • Sleek, compact, integrated design that blends in with bike frame
  • Incredibly durable for all weather conditions
  • Drive unit saves 20% energy (vs E6000) for increased range
  • In Start Mode (Di2 only), bike automatically shifts down to a low gear as you stop, preparing you for an easy start

Motor EP8

Take on steep climbs and tough trails in full confidence with 85Nm increased maximum torque. EP8 delivers smooth, direct power to ensure you’re always in complete control while experiencing a natural ride feeling.

  • Extremely lightweight for better handling (2.6 kg)
  • Quieter to enjoy the trails without distraction
  • Sleek integration and appearance for improved aesthetics
  • Responsive, especially noticeable when riding above 25km/h (20 mph)
  • Extensive customizable assistance
  • Durable and weather resistant for riding in all conditions
  • Improved heat management
  • Support when pushing your bike and walking. Riders can hop off and walk their bikes without needing to shift: 4km/h in any gear

Info Display

Customize your ride, down to what data you view – and how you view it. The choice is yours.

  • Sleek, front boom-mounted, easy-to-read display with functions including speed, distance, trip time, clock, gear, estimated range, battery indication, and so much more

E-TUBE PROJECT App

Shimano’s E-TUBE PROJECT App gives you the power to customize your ride way before you buckle up your helmet.

  • Wireless connection to smartphone and tablet
  • Tailor and customize your ride
  • Bring your e-MTB easily up to date with the latest firmware
  • Easy to check error codes, causes and solutions within the app
  • User-friendly interface and intuitive in-app navigation
  • Easy to switch profiles via the display e.g. Commuting and Off-Road
  • iOS and Android compatible

Batteries

Fast-charging, high capacity Li-Ion battery gets you there … and back!

 

  • 504 or 630 Wh batteries
  • Supported travel up to 200 km / 125 miles on one charge (630 Wh)
  • 1,000 charge cycles with no significant power loss
  • Quick charging time for those who are always on the go

Both Shimano Steps motors can be combined with following components:

Shimano Nexus Inter 5E

A gearbox integrated in the rear hub, offering a 263 % range, specially designed for electric bikes to prevent problems with the massive combined torque coming from the rider’s feet and the motor. Thanks to the electronic shifting, you can change gears manually or enjoy the convenience of intelligent automatic shifting, savour the ride in itself and the beauty around you, not worrying about anything else. Another huge advantage is the option to change gears even when stationary, which applies to all the other integrated gearboxes anyway, such as Nexus, Rohloff and Pinion.    

Learn more about automatic shifting

Shimano Sora 1×9, or Shimano Deore 1×10 

Traditional shifters using a derailleur and a 11 to 34, or 11 to 36 tooth cassettes, they are the basic economical option we have on offer.

Enviolo 380 (formerly known as NuVinci)

A continuously variable (stepless) rear hub transmission, originally designed for industrial electric motors, so its use for electric bikes is, unsurprisingly, possibly the best choice. NuVinci will allow you to change gears even when shifting under power, that is when to motor is putting the power in and you will never have the feeling that it is under stress. Compared to the automatic Nexus Inter E5, the range of gears this option offers is larger by 1/3, that makes it 380 % that will allow you to get up even steeper hills under heavier loads.   


Rohloff – 14 speed gear hub

in comparison with other shifting systems for electric bikes, the Rohloff offers you a massive gear range of 526 %. With this, you will able to get up any hill under any load. No steep part will pose a problem when moving off even if you have, for example, your huge canine friend behind you in a trailer. The Rohloff is simply the ultimate choice for extreme cyclists favouring electric bikes.  

 

Need more inspiration?

The FAT with automatic shifting

The FAT with automatic shifting

This Ruby red glitter FAT trike has Shimano EP8 motor paired with Nexus 5E automatic shifting. A very unusual combination which required some adjustments of the frame design.

Neon green siblings

Neon green siblings

Two siblings in highly visible neon green color, both with electric motors from Shimano. The SIX has the E6100 and the Ti-FLY X the E8000.

One motor, two colors, three wheels, and 14 gears

One motor, two colors, three wheels, and 14 gears

Another beautiful build from our workshop. The two-color Ti-FLY 26 recumbent electric trike with the Shimano Steps E6100 touring engine is equipped with the top German Rohloff gear hub with 14 gears and a range of 526%.

Two little colored beetles

Two little colored beetles

Today we bring you a series of photos of two small machines. They are also Ti-FLY but in their smallest version with all three 20 “wheels. Both tricycles have a bright and very safe neon color and Shimano motors.

Mighty little TRIcon

Mighty little TRIcon

Some of the bikes one would call “little rascal”. Just like this custom colored TRIcon 20 with the Shimano Steps E6100 motor. It doesn’t have much options or accessories, but you quickly get a feeling, that it will be a pure joy to ride them.

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