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Cube Town Hybrid EXC 500 Di2

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Features

  • Bosch Active Line Plus Drive Unit

  • Bosch battery, 36V, 500Wh, lithium ion
  • Shimano's electronic Di2 Nexus 8-Speed transmission

  • Magura Hydraulic Calliper Brakes

  • Includes a kickstand, mudguards,and a neatly integrated luggage rack


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Description

"Reserve yours now for delivery in JANUARY 2018 "

BIKE: If you've been searching for the ultimate in comfortable, safe and easy-to-live-with urban e-bikes, we've got the perfect solution: the Town Hybrid EXC. Completely new for 2018, Cube have taken all the elements that make our Town Hybrids great - easy handling, supreme versatility, excellent safety and low maintenance - and combined it with the reduced weight, quieter performance and easier shifting of Shimano's Nexus Premium 8 speed hub gear with electronic Di2 shifting. The Shimano and Bosch systems work in perfect harmony, creating seamless gear shifts every single time and reducing wear and maintenance. Combine this with hydraulic rim brakes for safe stopping in all weathers, a suspension fork and seat post for greater comfort on even potholed city streets and the stiff, elegant integrated luggage carrier, and it's easy to see why this is the e-bike that'll slot seamlessly into your life.

FEATURES: The whole point of an e-bike is that it should make your life easier. That's why Cube started with a brand new design for 2018's Town Hybrid EXC. To improve handling and practicality, they moved the battery to the rear of the triple chamber, exceptionally stiff seat tube. To ensure that the Bosch motor works at optimum efficiency, they mounted it in an extremely strong, gravity cast housing. In order to improve the integrated rack's stability and strength, they refined its design even further. By routing cables internally, they’ve reduced maintenance requirements to practically nothing. The Comfort Ride Geometry ensures that you're always in control and comfortable, wherever your riding takes you. And of course, each CUBE frame passes Cube’s own rigorous in-house tests for strength and safety - so you can just ride.


Gears: Shimano’s Di2 (Digital Integrated Intelligence) is a shifting option to Shimano’s proven mechanical shifting.  Instead of mechanical cables, Di2 is an electronic gear-shifting system that enables riders to execute shifts with electronic switches vs. mechanical shift levers. Di2's most obvious benefit is its remarkably smooth and precise shifting action.Tap the upshift button and you're rewarded with that telltale 'ka-chunk' of a perfectly executed change. Go a step in the other direction and the transition is so seamless as to be virtually imperceptible. In fact, it's almost too smooth.


Display: High-tech on the handlebars. The small control panel permits the rider to control any integrated areas on the bike. The Assistance Level and the light function can be controlled and selected. Furthermore, the small screen displays the current battery status, the coverage in kilometres and includes the functions of a conventional bicycle computer. With a highly precise wheel diameter setting even after changing wheels, users can make fine adjustments at the push of a button.


 

DRIVE: The Active Line Plus Drive Unit complies with all road regulations and its compact design has the additional advantage in that it is attached to the bottom bracket, giving the bike an optimal centre of gravity. The drive unit is equipped with an electronic control system with three sensors for force, cadence and speed, ensuring optimal coordination.  It makes 1000 sensor measurements per second.

 


BATTERY: The battery is impressively easy to use. Thanks to an integrated locking system, the battery can be removed and re-attached just like any “plug &play” device and can be completely charged in its own charger in a record time of only 3 hours. 

Weight 2.5kg

 

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Technical Specifications

frame    Aluminium Superlite, Trekking Premium Comfort, IC 2.0, Double Butted
battery    Bosch PowerPack 500
engine    Bosch Drive Unit Active Plus (50Nm) Cruise (250Watt)
display    Bosch Intuvia
fork    SR Suntour NCX D LO Air, 50mm, Lockout
headset    FSA Orbit Z, Semi-Integrated 1 1/8"
stem    Satori Up2 Plus, 31.8mm, Adjustable
handlebar    CUBE Comfort Shape Bar
grips    CUBE Natural Fit Comfort
shifters    Shimano SW-E6010-R, Di2
brake system    Magura HS11, Hydr. Caliper Brake
crankset    FSA Metropolis Comfort, 40T
chain    KMC Z610, EcoProTeQ
gear teeth    Shimano Nexus, 20T
front hub    Shimano Deore HB-T610, QR
rear hub    Shimano Nexus SG-C6061-8V, 8-Speed, Nut
rims    CUBE ZX24, 36H, V-Brake
tires    Schwalbe Marathon GT, Performance, Dualguard, 40-622
pedals    Humpert EP1
saddle    Selle Royal Lookin Classic, Royalgel™
seat post    CUBE Suspension Seatpost, 27.2mm
seat clamp    CUBE Varioclose, 31.8mm
front light    Herrmans H-Black Pro, 6-12V, DC
backlight    Herrmans H-Trace
kickstand    CUBEstand Pro, Adjustable
mudguards    SKS Stingray
bell    Knog Oi
carrier    CUBE Integrated Carrier 2.0, CUBE Adapter Compatible, SnapIt Compatible and Rail
chain protection    CUBE Closed Chain Protection
colour    silver´n´white
weight 24,8 kg

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