BE 70 THUNDER E-MTB CARBON 29 "BOOST XT 11S SHIMANO 8000
Front suspension frame in carbon with a reduced weight that contributes to significantly reduce the weight of the bike, which becomes more manageable and aggressive, and places it at the top of the category.
27.5 "plus or 29" wheels, adjustable telescopic seat post and 11-speed Shimano XT gearbox.
Shimano electric system, with the new 250W Shimano Steps E8000 engine designed for off-road use, for the most demanding challenges on your E-MTB. It guarantees maximum enjoyment whatever the desired level of effort, offers more assistance for easy climbing, and is lightweight and contained for easy handling.
The engine-control unit has been designed to be hosted on a MTB chassis with short rear sheaths to reflect the geometry of a normal MTB so as to return the same feeling of handling and maneuverability in driving. The engine-control unit has a clean and attractive design, thanks to the cover of the control unit that protects and covers the cables and fixing screws, and is very compact with a total weight of 2.8 kg, making it one of the lightest in its class .
The battery perfectly integrated into the frame on the down tube, makes the design clean and very similar to that of a full muscle, more manageable and contained. The high-capacity lithium-ion battery, 504 Wh (36V, 14Ah) and long-lasting, guarantees 1000 charging cycles without significant power losses. Designed to cope with various environmental conditions, working optimally in cold and hot weather. With the new battery charger in just 2.5 hours, 80% of the battery is recharged and 100% in 5 hours
||E-MTB CARBON 27,5/29 BOOST thru Axle 12mm Integrated battery
||Rock Shox 27,5/29 BOOST REBA 100mm axle 15mm
||Shimano XT 11s
||Shimano XT 11S 11-42
||Middle Motor Shimano 8000 36V 250W
||Shimano integrated battery LI-ION 36V 500Wh
||Shimano XT disk
||Raxe 27,5 TL40 / Fulcrum Red Zone 29 thru axle 15/12 BOOST
||Veetireco 27,5x2,80 / Schwalbe 29x2,25 Racing Ralph
||From 50 to 100 km
||c39 black grey
||Shimano LCD 8 functions
SHIMANO STEPS E8000
SHIMANO STEPS E8000 is designed for a purely off-road use, for those who want to face bigger challenges and get away from their own safety in the saddle of their E-MTB. The all-new SHIMANO STEPS E8000 series guarantees maximum enjoyment, whatever the desired level of effort, offers more assistance for easy climbing, is light for easy handling and paves the way for riders of all levels. It will take you to places you could not reach before.
Shimano STEPS E8000 is equipped with an engine that offers a rated power of 250W with a maximum torque of 70Nm more than enough to face the most impervious paths. The control unit, thanks to the speed, cadence and torque sensors it is equipped with, delivers the power in a stable and uniform manner so as to make the assistance intuitive, improving the maneuverability of the bicycle along the most technical paths. It also has more assistance for high cadences and still manages to make the pedal seem completely natural. The engine-control unit has been designed to be hosted on a MTB chassis with the short rear sheaths to reflect the geometry of a normal MTB so as to give back the same feeling of maneuverability and maneuverability in driving, also thanks to the Q factor of only 177 mm , equal to a normal XT group, pedaling is much more efficient and balanced.
Display and controller
The new Shimano Steps E8000 cycle computer, specifically designed to be compact and resistant to MTB outputs, is equipped with a compact and easy to read color display thanks to the high contrast backlighting, with dynamic visual effects during the transition between the various servo assistance settings by changing color for each selected assistance level. The information that can be displayed in addition to the standard ones are: assistance level, battery charge status, estimated autonomy. All operations can be performed via a remote control located near the left knob, allowing you to keep your hands on the handlebars in any situation.
In addition, Shimano has integrated the ability to further customize the settings of power assistance being able to choose between the Dynamic mode, Explorer or Custom in order to perfectly reflect your driving style and the terrain on which you run.
Shimano STEPS E8000 uses a lithium ion battery integrated in the frame of the high capacity E-MTB, 504 Wh (36V, 14Ah) and a long service life, guarantees 1000 charging cycles without significant losses in power. Designed to cope with various environmental conditions, working optimally in cold and hot weather. With the new battery charger in just 2.5 hours, 80% of the battery is recharged and 100% in 5 hours.
The battery life has been tested with a bike weight plus 100 kg bike and also taking into account the altitude variation. In Boost mode, 50 km were covered with 400 meters of difference in altitude, in Trail mode 70 km with 600 meters in altitude and in Eco mode 100 km with 800 meters in altitude.