Rohloff Goes Electric with E-14 Speedhub
FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany – Even Rohloff goes electric as the ultimate maker of internal hub gears showed at this year’s Eurobike. And it’s not just about electrifying the shifting of the Rohloff hubs as the company proudly announced the compatibility and integration possibilities with Bosch eBike systems.
The Rohloff E-14 is according to the company an “Electronic shifting unit for e-bikes equipped with the Rohloff Speedhub.”
Fast and smooth shift process
The shifting unit allows for lighter and more comfortable shifting. According to Rohloff “It’s completely synchronized with the support motor and fully integrated into the Bosch eBike systems providing an extremely fast and smooth shift process. The Speedhub 500/14 with its legendary performance and high efficiency provides the basis for every system offering the largest overall gear ratio of 526% available for mid-motor e-bikes.”
The Rohloff E-14 Speedhub even allows for compatibility with the high torque/peak performance mid-motor units (Bosch Performance Line CX) suitable for speed pedelecs.