The heart of eBikes

DRIVE UNITS

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The heart of eBikes

DRIVE UNITS

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The ideal drive for every situation

Harmonious or powerful? This matters. The Bosch drive provides you with a unique eBike experience. Three sensors measure, over 1000 times per second, pedaling force, cadence and speed. This facilitates an organic interplay between rider and 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

Very sporty driving in challenging terrain and on unpaved roads.

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

Max. drive 
Gentle support, perfect for city trips.

Drive Unit 
Moderate support for greater mobility in everyday use up to a maximum of 25 km/h (Cruise) or 32 km/h (Sport).

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

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Max. torque
Maximum torque of up to 50 Nm ensures harmonious, agile acceleration.

Max. drive  
Sufficient support, perfect for city trips or relaxed tours.

Drive Unit 
Perfectly measured support for increased mobility in everyday life up to a maximum of 25 km/h (Cruise) or 32 km/h (Sport).

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

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Max. torque 
With a torque of up to 75 Nm, the powerful Cargo Line offers full support even at low cadences.

Max. drive  
The Cargo Line offers up to 400% of powerful support with a permissible total weight of up to 250 kg.

Drive Unit 
Perfectly measured support for increased mobility in everyday life up to a maximum of 32 km/h.

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Model year 2020

Performance Line Cruise / Sport

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

Max. drive  
Dynamic, ideal for extended sporty rides.

Drive Unit 
Perfectly measured support for increased mobility in everyday life up to a maximum of 25 km/h with the Cruise or up to 32 km/h with the Sport variant.

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Performance Line Speed

Max. torque
A torque of up to 75 Nm ensures a sporty riding sensation.

Max. support
The powerful motor is perfect for long distances.  

DriveUnit
Supports up to 45 km/h.

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Model year 2019/2020

Performance Line Cruise / Sport

Max. torque
Sporty dynamic support of up to 63 Nm provides more power during start-up, aiding powerful riding in any situation.

Max. drive  
The drive unit provides strong support at low cadences, for example for more power on hill starts.

Drive Unit 
Supports up to 25 km/h with the Cruise or up to 32 km/h with the Sport variant.

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Model year 2020

Max. torque
With a torque of up to 75 Nm. For sporty acceleration even in alpine terrain, without changing gear.

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

Drive Unit 
Support up to 25 km/h (Cruise) or 32 km/h (Sport). Does not overheat even on long mountain trips.

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Model year 2019/2020

Max. torque
With a torque of up to 75 Nm. For sporty acceleration even in alpine terrain, without changing gear.

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

Drive Unit 
Support up to 25 km/h (Cruise) or 32 km/h (Sport). Does not overheat even on long mountain trips.

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Discover the new Active Line Plus

Have you always wanted to know what lies behind the drive? Then discover the Active Line Plus.

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Discover the new Active Line Plus

Have you always wanted to know what lies behind the drive? Then discover the Active Line Plus.

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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 Details


Active Line
(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)


Active Line

(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)


Active Line Plus
(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)


Active Line Plus
(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)


Cargo Line 

(32 km/h)
NEW


Cargo Line 
(32 km/h)
NEW


Performance Line
(MY19/20)

(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)


Performance Line
(MY19/20)

(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)


Performance Line
(MY20)

(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)
NEW


Performance Line
(MY20)

(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)
NEW


Performance Line Speed
(MY20)

(45 km/h)
NEW


Performance Line CX
(MY19/20)

(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)


Performance Line CX
(MY20)

(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)
NEW


Performance Line CX
(MY20)

(25 km/h)
(32 km/h)
NEW

Gear type Hub gear system Derailleur system Hub gear system Derailleur system Hub gear system Derailleur system Derailleur system Hub gear system Hub gear system Derailleur system Derailleur system Derailleur system Hub gear system Derailleur 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: 400
SPORT: 240
TOUR: 140
ECO: 60
TURBO: 400
SPORT: 240
TOUR: 140
ECO: 60
TURBO: 275
SPORT: 190
TOUR: 120
ECO: 50
TURBO: 260
SPORT: 170
TOUR: 110
ECO: 50
TURBO: 300
SPORT: 200
TOUR: 120
ECO: 55
TURBO: 300
SPORT/
eMTB*: 120-300
TOUR: 120
ECO: 55
TURBO: 340
SPORT: 240
TOUR: 140
ECO: 40
TURBO: 300
eMTB*: 120-300
TOUR: 120
ECO: 50
TURBO: 340
eMTB*: 140-340
TOUR: 140
ECO: 60
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: 75
SPORT: 60
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
TURBO: 75
SPORT: 60
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
TURBO: 63
SPORT: 55
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
TURBO: 50
SPORT: 50
TOUR: 45
ECO: 40
TURBO: 65
SPORT: 60
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
TURBO: 65
eMTB*: 60
TOUR: 45
ECO: 35
TURBO: 75
SPORT: 60
TOUR: 50
ECO: 60
TURBO: 75
eMTB*: 75
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
TURBO: 75
eMTB*: 75
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
TURBO: 75
eMTB*: 75
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
Maximum cadence (rpm)     100 100 105 105 > 120 > 120 120 120 > 120 > 120 > 120 > 120 > 120 > 120
Start-up behavior 

Harmonious
Gentle

harmonious
gentle
harmonious agile
moderate

harmonious agile
moderate

powerful powerful sporty  dynamic dynamic sporty  sporty  very sporty  very sporty  very sporty 
Max. Support up to  25 km/h
32 km/h
25 km/h
32 km/h
25 km/h
32 km/h
25 km/h
32 km/h
32 km/h 32 km/h 25 km/h
32 km/h
25 km/h
32 km/h
25 km/h
32 km/h
25 km/h
32 km/h
45 km/h 25 km/h
32 km/h
25 km/h
32 km/h
25 km/h
32 km/h
Beckpedal funktion optional nein optional nein nein nein nein nein nein nein nein nein nein nein
Gear shift detection   ja ja nein ja nein ja ja nein nein ja ja
(dynamic)
ja
(dynamic)
ja
(dynamic)
ja
(dynamic)
Weight

approx. 

2.9 kg

approx.

2.9 kg

approx.

3.2 kg

approx.

3.2 kg

approx.

2.9 kg

approx.

2.9 kg

approx.

< 4.0 kg

approx.

< 4.0 kg

approx.

3.2 kg

approx.

3.2 kg

approx.

2.9 kg

approx.

< 4.0 kg

approx.

2.9 kg

approx.

2.9 kg

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