Pininfarina 3 NEW electric bikes:
Sporty character and ecofriendly soul. Acutally its one bike with different design details and performances. Pininfarina designed the Evoluzione with help from the e-bike experts at Diavelo.
3 mentioned models are
The software settings for the motor is set to be in cruise mode.It will give you a smooth and fast acceleration and a lot of torque when you need it.
This is the choice for you who like technique and hi-tech solutions.The motor control is more sporty and a bit more lively than the Elegance model.
The software settings of the motor is in Dynamic mode.Her you get fast acceleration and a lot of torque at in any condition.This model is equipped with special ceramic carbide carbon brake disc rotors.
Frame: Carbon 51, 53, 55 cm
Battery: Panasonic 500W-13,6Ah-36V integrated in frame, UART BMS
Charger: 36V CE standard
Gear: Rear-hub Shimano – Alfine 8 Speed
Shifter: Shimano – Rapidfire Plus
Chain: Continental Belt drive
Brake lever: Shimano – no electric cut off
Front / rear brake: Shimano – hydraulic disc
Front / rear hub: For Disc Brake
Rims: 36H*700c double wall
Tyre Schwalbe: Energizer Plus Greenguard 28×1.75
Tube: Schwalbe: AV19
Handlebar Carbon: for 31,8mm, 30mm rise, 9deg bend
Stem Carbon: ahead stem 90mm for 31,8mm handlebar
Grips: Rubber L/135, R/135mm
Pedal: With BS reflector
Saddle: PU material No seams
Seat post: No suspension
Front / rear light: LED integrated
Motor type: Electric mid motor, brushless inner rotor
Weight: 3.400 g
Dimensions: 213 x 150 x 128 mm
Nominal voltage: 36 V
Torque max: 90 Nm
Rated continous power: 250 W
Assistance up to 25 km/h: | also available as 20 mph
Pushing aid: up to 6 km/h (4 mph)
Ingress protection rating: IP56
Level of efficiency: up to 75%
Gear ratio: 1:27
We cant say we are very impressed by the design or parts. The bike is nice, thats all. The performance mentioned above were taken from Pininfarina site. Its just one bike with limitations to controler. For people behind one of the greatest design companies in the world, this is not a very impressive bike for 2017. If today was 2014. this would be wow.
U can check for more info here: pininfarina-evoluzione