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ACTIVE LINE PLUS

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ACTIVE LINE PLUS

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Unique riding experience

Get out and explore. Let the joy of discovering new places take you beyond the city limits. Active Line Plus brings mobility to your everyday life and extends your options for spontaneous excursions. The quiet yet powerful drive unit offers significantly enhanced riding enjoyment. It allows agile handling and integrates perfectly into the frame of the eBike. With no distracting noise and barely perceptible pedal resistance over 20 mph, discovering new places and experiences has never been easier.

Award-winning design

Bosch sets new standards with flowing shapes and sinuous lines.

Perfect integration

The reduced size and the lower weight make it possible to integrate the mid-drive motor optimally in the bike frame.

A great look

The small, agile and elegant drive unit provides support up to 20 mph and has an attractive, timeless look.

Carefree riding experience

The innovative drive concept impresses with its very light weight of only < 7,1 lbs.

Agile riding sensation

The drive unit provides gentle and reliable support for the rider through well-balanced acceleration.

Pure riding enjoyment

The quiet, reliable Bosch motor provides gentle support on all tours.

Maximum torque

A maximum torque of up to 50 Nm ensures gentle acceleration.

Plastic gear wheel

For the quiet transmission of the motor torque to the hollow shaft and thus to the chainring

Crank shaft

With splined axle

Motor control

For controlling the drive system

Torque sensor

Detects the rider's own pedal power and passes this on to the motor control system

Electrical Connections

For battery, sensors and light

Plastic gear wheel

For the quiet transmission of the motor torque to the hollow shaft and thus to the chainring

Absorbs the power of the electric motor and transmits it via a freewheel to the hollow shaft. On the hollow shaft, the chainring is fixed by means of a multi-tooth receiver and fastening nut.

Crank shaft

With splined axle

The pedal is secured on the crankshaft with the crank arm by means of a splined axle.

Motor control

For controlling the drive system

The electronic control centre of the drive ensures smooth delivery of power, processing over 1,000 measured values per second.

Torque sensor

Detects the rider's own pedal power and passes this on to the motor control system

Alongside the cadence and speed sensor, this is the key component for determining riding behaviour.

Electrical Connections

For battery, sensors and light

The drive unit contains all the cable connections for the battery, display, sensors and third party components.

Gear shifting system

The Active Line Plus is compatible with both the derailleur and hub gear systems.

Natural riding sensation

The controlled acceleration delivers an authentic riding experience with barely perceptible pedal resistance over 20 mph.


Icon with an arrow circling around an indication of 50 Nm

Maximum torque

For controlled acceleration.

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Maximum support

Versatility for city trips and relaxed rides.

Drive Unit

Perfectly controlled support up to a maximum of 20 mph.

Award

reddot Award

The Active Line Plus eBike system was bestowed the Red Dot Award for Product Design 2017.


Battery range with Active Line Plus

Average of combined use of all four modes and favourable conditions.

Improved precision of range information in our Range Calculator.

Average of combined use of all four modes and favourable conditions.

Improved precision of range information in our Range Calculator.

Average of combined use of all four modes and favourable conditions.

Improved precision of range information in our Range Calculator.

Average of combined use of all four modes and favourable conditions.

Improved precision of range information in our Range Calculator.

Average of combined use of all four modes and favourable conditions.

Improved precision of range information in our Range Calculator.

Average of combined use of all four modes and favourable conditions.

Improved precision of range information in our Range Calculator.

Average of combined use of all four modes and favourable conditions.

Improved precision of range information in our Range Calculator.

Average of combined use of all four modes and favourable conditions.

Improved precision of range information in our Range Calculator.


Compatible displays with Active Line Plus

eShift

Not compatible!

eShift

Integrated gear shifting: The integrated, electronic gear shifting solution ensures precise, reliable gear shifting and even more riding enjoyment.

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Lock

Not compatible!

Lock

Intelligent additional theft protection: The 'Lock' premium function is already available for the Kiox on-board computer and, from model year 2021, also for the new Nyon on-board computer.

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eSuspension

Not compatible!

eSuspension

FOX Suspension's E-Live Valve for the Performance Line CX offers eMountain bikers electronically controllable suspension.

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eMTB mode

Not compatible!

eMTB mode

Ready for every challenge: The advanced eMTB mode ensures even better control on the trail, without having to switch riding modes.

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Tour+ mode

Not compatible!

Tour+ mode

The Tour+ riding mode automatically adapts to your riding style and eliminates the need to switch between riding modes. Tour+ is available for eBikes with Drive Unit Performance Line CX with derailleur system (from model year 2020) and eMTB mode and replaces the Tour mode.

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Technical data

CGI of an Active Line
Active Line
(20 mph)

CGI of an Active Line
Active Line

(20 mph)

CGI of an Active Line Plus
Active Line Plus
(20 mph)

CGI of an Active Line Plus
Active Line Plus
(20 mph)


Cargo Line

(20 mph)


Cargo Line
(20 mph)


Performance Line
(20 mph)


Performance Line

(20 mph)


Performance Line Sport *
(28 mph)


Performance Line Speed

(28 mph)


Performance Line CX
(20 mph)


Performance Line CX
(20 mph)

System Bosch eBike System 2 Bosch eBike System 2 Bosch eBike System 2 Bosch eBike System 2 Bosch eBike System 2 Bosch eBike System 2 Bosch eBike System 2 Bosch eBike System 2 Bosch eBike System 2 Bosch eBike System 2 Bosch eBike System 2 The smart system
Gear type Hub gear system Derailleur system Hub gear system Derailleur system Hub gear system Derailleur system Hub gear system Derailleur system Derailleur system Derailleur system Derailleur system/Hub gear 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: 400
SPORT: 240
TOUR: 140
ECO: 60
TURBO: 400
SPORT: 240
TOUR: 140
ECO: 60
TURBO: 300
SPORT: 200
TOUR: 120
ECO: 55
TURBO: 300
SPORT/
eMTB**: 120-300
TOUR: 120
ECO: 55
TURBO: 300
SPORT: 200
TOUR: 120
ECO: 55

TURBO: 340
SPORT: 240
TOUR: 140
ECO: 60

TURBO: 340
eMTB**: 140-340
TOUR: 140
TOUR+****: 60-340
ECO: 60

TURBO: 340
eMTB**: 140-340
TOUR: 140
TOUR+****: 60-340
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: 85***
SPORT: 60
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
TURBO: 85***
SPORT: 60
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
TURBO: 65
SPORT: 50
TOUR: 45
ECO: 35
TURBO: 65
eMTB**: 60
TOUR: 45
ECO: 35

TURBO: 65
SPORT: 60
TOUR: 45
ECO: 35

TURBO: 85***
SPORT: 60
TOUR: 50
ECO: 40
TURBO: 85***
eMTB**: 85
TOUR: 50

TOUR+****: 85

ECO: 40
TURBO: 85***
eMTB**: 85
TOUR: 50
TOUR+****: 85
ECO: 40
Maximum cadence (rpm)     100 100 105 105 > 120 > 120 > 120 > 120 > 120 > 120 > 120 > 120
Start-up behavior  harmonious harmonious harmonious agile harmonious agile powerful powerful dynamic sporty  sporty  sporty  very sporty very sporty
Max. Support up to  20 mph 20 mph 20 mph 20 mph 20 mph 20 mph 20 mph 20 mph 28 mph 28 mph 20 mph 20 mph
Gear shift detection   ja ja nein ja nein ja nein ja ja ja ja
(dynamic)
ja
(dynamic)
Weight

approx. 

6.3 lbs

approx.

6.3 lbs

approx.

7.1 lbs

approx.

7.1 lbs

approx.

6.3 lbs

approx.

6.3 lbs

approx.

7.1 lbs

approx.

7.1 lbs

approx.

7.1 lbs
approx.
7.1 lbs

approx.
6.3 lbs

approx.
6.3 lbs

*There may be slight deviations in drive torque and maximum support 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 a Bosch trained dealer.

***From model year 2021, the drive unit will be offered with 85 Nm; the previous versions offer 75 Nm. Some Drive units from model year 2020 can be upgraded to 85 Nm. Further information is available here

****For the Performance Line CX, Tour+ mode can replace Tour mode. Activation/deactivation can be carried out by the bicycle manufacturer and the specialist dealer.

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