SHIMANO STEPS E8000 system
The Shimano STEPS E8000 is equipped with a motor unit with a nominal power rating of 250W with a maximum torque of 70Nm more than enough to handle the hardest paths.
Thanks to its speed, cadence and torque sensors, the control unit delivers power steadily and uniformly to make intuitive assistance, improving the handling of the bike along the most technical paths. It also off ers greater assistance for high cadence and still makes the pedaling completely natural. The engine-control unit is designed to be housed on a MTB frame with short chain stays to refl ect the geometry of a normal MTB so that it returns the same feeling of maneuverability in the drive, furthermore thanks to the Q factor of only 177 mm , equal to a normal XT group, the pedal is much more effi cient and balanced. The engine is equipped with a specifi c E-MTB crankset with a special shape of the teeth to prevent it from falling.