The heart of eBikes

DRIVE UNITS

Range calculator

Find a dealer

The heart of eBikes

DRIVE UNITS

Range calculator

Find a dealer

The ideal drive for every situation

Smooth or powerful? This matters. The Bosch riding sensation provides you with a unique eBike experience. Three sensors measure the rider's pedal power, cadence and speed over 1,000 times per second. This facilitates an organic interplay between you and your eBike.

City

Relaxed driving or commuting on surfaced roads or cycle paths as part of everyday life.

Overland

Comfortable driving or commuting, primarily on surfaced roads and cycle paths with moderate inclines.

Tours

Sporty riding and longer distances, predominantly on paved paths and roads.

Mountains

Athletic riding in challenging terrain and on unpaved roads.

CGI einer Active Line
CGI einer Active Line
40 Nm Icon - Pfeil kreist um die Angabe 40 Nm

Max. torque  
A maximum torque of up to 40 Nm ensures gentle supporting acceleration.

Pfeil zeigt nach oben

Max. drive 
Gentle support, perfect for city trips.

Icon einer Km/h Anzeige

Drive Unit 
Moderate support for greater mobility in everyday use up to a maximum of 25 km/h.

Icon eines Fahrradpedals

Backpedal function 
The new Active Line is also available with a backpedal function.

CGI einer Active Line Plus
CGI einer Active Line Plus
Icon auf dem ein Pfeil um eine Angabe von 50 Nm kreist

Max. torque 
A maximum torque of up to 50 Nm ensures controlled acceleration.

Pfeil der nach oben zeigt

Max. drive  <br/>Sufficient support, perfect for city trips or relaxed tours.

Icon einer km/h Anzeige

Drive Unit <br/>Perfectly measured support for increased mobility in everyday life up to a maximum of 25 km/hour.

Icon eines Fahrradpedals

Backpedal function  <br/>The Active Line Plus is also available with a backpedal function.

CGI einer Performance Line Speed und einer Performance Line Cruise
Bosch eBike PerformanceLine Drive Unit

Performance Line Cruise

Icon auf dem ein Pfeil um eine Angabe von 65 Nm kreist

Max. torque
It facilitates sporty acceleration even in high cadences. 

Pfeill der nach oben zeigt, darunter befindet sich eine Angabe der Antriebsstärke in 300%

Max. drive  
Dynamic, ideal for extended sporty rides.

Icon einer Km/h Anzeige

Drive Unit 
Supports up to 25 km/h.

CGI einer Performance Line CX
Icon auf dem ein Pfeil um eine Angabe von 85 Nm kreist

Max. torque
With a torque of up to 85 Nm, the Performance Line CX provides powerful acceleration despite its compact size.

Pfeil der nach oben zeigt

Max. drive 
Lasting support for riders enables sufficient power, fast sprints and a very sporty riding style.

Drive Unit 
Powerful support up to 25 km/h, even on steep mountain rides.

Functionality and design

The high quality Drive Units from Bosch eBike Systems are the power behind your eBike. The gear arrangement ensures optimal integration from a design/technical perspective and increased ground clearance. The compact volume reduces the weight and the pedal distance, enhancing the ergonomic efficiency of your pedelec. The Active Line, Active Line Plus and Performance Line CX eBike systems have received the Red Dot Award for product design.

Functionality and design

The high quality Drive Units from Bosch eBike Systems are the power behind your eBike. The gear arrangement ensures optimal integration from a design/technical perspective and increased ground clearance. The compact volume reduces the weight and the pedal distance, enhancing the ergonomic efficiency of your pedelec. The Active Line, Active Line Plus and Performance Line CX eBike systems have received the Red Dot Award for product design.

Technical data

CGI einer Active Line
Active Line
(25 km/h)

CGI einer Active Line
Active Line

(25 km/h)

CGI einer Active Line Plus
Active Line Plus
(25 km/h)

CGI einer Active Line Plus
Active Line Plus
(25 km/h)

Bosch eBike PerformanceLine Drive Unit
Performance Line
(25 km/h)

Bosch eBike PerformanceLine Drive Unit
Performance Line

(25 km/h)


Performance Line CX
(25 km/h)

Gear type Hub gear system Derailleur system Hub gear system Derailleur system Hub gear system Derailleur system Derailleur system/Hub gear system*
Support level (%) TURBO: 250
SPORT: 170
TOUR: 100
ECO: 40
TURBO: 250
SPORT: 170
TOUR: 100
ECO: 40
TURBO: 250
SPORT: 170
TOUR: 100
ECO: 40
TURBO: 270
SPORT: 180
TOUR: 100
ECO: 40
TURBO: 300
SPORT: 200
TOUR: 120
ECO: 55
TURBO: 300
SPORT/
eMTB**: 120-300
TOUR: 120
ECO: 55
TURBO: 340
eMTB**: 140-340
TOUR: 140
ECO: 60
Maximum possible drive torque (Nm) TURBO: 40
SPORT: 38
TOUR: 35
ECO: 30
TURBO: 40
SPORT: 38
TOUR: 35
ECO: 30
TURBO: 50
SPORT: 45
TOUR: 40
ECO: 35
TURBO: 50
SPORT: 45
TOUR: 40
ECO: 35
TURBO: 65
SPORT: 50
TOUR: 45
ECO: 35
TURBO: 65
eMTB**: 60
TOUR: 45
ECO: 35
TURBO: 85***
eMTB**: 75
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
Maximum cadence (rpm) 100 100 105 105 > 120 > 120 > 120
Start-up behavior harmonious harmonious harmonious agile harmonious agile dynamic sporty very sporty
Max. support up to 25 km/h 25 km/h 25 km/h 25 km/h 25 km/h 25 km/h 25 km/h
Backpedal function optional no optional no no no no
Gear shift detection yes yes no yes no yes yes
(dynamic)
Weight  ca. 2,9 kg ca. 2,9 kg ca. 3,2 kg ca. 3,2 kg ca. 3,2 kg ca. 3,2 kg ca. 2,9 kg

*Deviations in drive torque and maximum support are possible depending on the hub gear system.

**In the case of the Performance Line and the Performance Line CX, eMTB mode can replace Sport mode. It can be activated/ deactivated by the bicycle manufacturer and the specialist dealer.

***From model year 2021, the drive unit will be offered with 85 Nm; the previous versions offer 75 Nm.