Your ebike is powered by the Shimano Total Electric Power System or STEPS. It consists of a drive unit or electric motor, 250W Lithium battery, drive train (chain set) and in bike computer.
SHIMANO STEPS has integrated the drive unit around the bottom bracket area, the weight (only 3.2kg) is positioned low in the frame for easier handling. The essential electronics are incorporated in the drive unit, making for a reliable and weatherproof system. The drive train includes a chain cover for leg protection.
Whether it’s easing past traffic to get to work or school, enjoying a healthy outing or running errands, the Shimano STEPS will get you there relaxed and refreshed.
The in bike computer lets you control the amount of effort you want to put into your cycling and allows to switch from manual to automatic gear change mode.
It has an easy-to-read high-contrast display that is intelligent, silent and easy to use.
The display can show current speed, average speed, maximum speed and distance as well as the status of the bike, capacity of the battery and the remaining range, depending on the levels of support.
When riding press a button located next to the hand grip for easy mode changing and the STEPS will do everything else for you.
It features four modes of support :
- Normal mode provides a moderate level of electric assist which intuitively adjusts for smooth gradual support
- Eco mode supports you for longer distances, when you want to save your battery or you want to pedal more
- Keen to get there faster? High mode will shorten your travel time and increase your pedal support.
- Walk mode allows easily handling when off the Bike, perfect for stairs or steep tight corners
Support can also be switched off completely, for when you want to rely on your own pedal power.
Depending on terrain and which power mode you are riding in you can travel up to 125km on a fully charged battery - up to 80% charged in 2 hours and 100% in 4 hours. Shimano STEPS uses a Lithium battery with a 2 year warranty.
Shimano STEPS brings a new level of integrated design, seamless operation and effortless performance to electric bikes. support.