Featuring Shimano mid drive motors, Merida Ebikes rock and roll. The E BIG Tour features the Shimano Steps 6000 mid-drive motor. At a very competitive price this bike is a great option.Merida is the second largest bicycle manufacturer in the world after Giant, producing 2.2m bicycles a year. It employs German R&D to innovate its products and uses the latest materials and manufacturing practices to produce high quality, well-priced bicycles. As well as making its own brand, it also manufactures other brands including Specialized.
Merida expanded its bike production facilities in Taiwan in 2014 to start producing electric bikes and today produces a lovely range of commuter and mountain ebikes powered by the Shimano STEPS system and Bosch ebike system.
X-TAPER HEADTUBE External butted head-tube with huge dimensioned 1.5” lower head-set and matching taper-steerer fork.15-100 THRU-AXLE Thru-axles at the front and/or rear wheel offer various advantages: besides their high torsional stiffness, they especially ensure easy wheel installation and also guarantee an always correct position of the brake rotor. Because in contrast to quick-release solutions, the position of the wheel is always 100 percent the same. MERIDA trusts in 12 mm thru-axles in the rear and 15 mm versions in the front.K-MOUNT DROP-OUT Disc-dropout with integrated 2-bolt direct-mount for HEBIE rear-frame kick-stand.SMOOTH-WELDING Smoothened welding line by using specific welding technology - improved outlook, without any weakening of the welding structure.PROLITE 66 TRIPLE BUTTED ALUMINUM MERIDA's Top-Alloy made of 6066 high-strength aluminum, with triple butted walls.HFS HYDRO FORMING SYSTEM Through an delicate, hydraulic forced forming process 3-dimensional shaped tubes made of Prolite 66POST-MOUNT DISCDirect assembling of the disc-caliper at the frame’s rear drop-out – simplified adjustment of the caliper.REMOTE LOCK-OUT Device to lock the suspension (fork and/or rear-shock) through switching a cable actuated lever, being mounted at the handlebar.