The powerful drive unit for speed eBikes

Performance Line Speed

Ideal for commuters

Reach high speeds quickly and cover long distances effortlessly.

Get there faster

Reach your destinations with powerful support and maximum efficiency.

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Connect your eBike’s display to apps and navigate efficiently.

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More fun

Benefit from the agile response and dynamic support during the ride.

Smart system or Bosch eBike system 2

The smart system is fully connected and always up to date thanks to regular updates over-the-air.

Performance Line Speed in the smart system

eBike Flow app

The Performance Line Speed is connected to the eBike Flow app. It controls all the functions of the smart system and allows you to customize and keep your eBike up to date.

eBike Lock
  • eBike Lock, as additional theft protection for your eBike, is a free feature in the smart system.
  • Activate motor support using your phone as a digital key.
Speed sensors

The Performance Line Speed in the smart system also has a wireless speed sensor with rim magnet in addition to the wired speed sensor with spoke magnet and the disc brake magnet.

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All components are coordinated and compatible with each other.

Performance Line Speed in the Bosch eBike system 2

eBike Connect app

The second generation Performance Line Speed is compatible with the eBike Connect app. You can use it to retrieve your riding data, among other things.

eBike Lock
  • eBike Lock, as additional theft protection for your eBike with the Kiox and Nyon displays, is a paid feature in the Bosch eBike system 2.
  • Activate motor support by attaching the display as a key.
Speed sensors

The second generation Performance Line Speed has a wired speed sensor with spoke magnet or disc brake magnet.

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Performance Line Speed – the smart system

Efficient and dynamic on the road

Enjoy the benefits – keep your speed eBike components up to date at all times via updates over-the-air. With powerful acceleration and support up to 28 mph, the Performance Line Speed gets you to your destination quickly and efficiently.

At a glance

Powerful drive unit

You benefit from strong support up to the maximum speed of 28 mph.

85 Nm

Thanks to dynamic support, you accelerate quickly after turns and obstacles.

Updates over-the-air

Keep your drive unit up to date for years to come and improve your individual eBike experience.

Auto mode

Auto mode reacts to a decrease in speed, e.g. due to climbs and sudden headwinds, and compensates with the appropriate support.

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Powerful support

Experience the support of the powerful motor even at high cadence. The optimally tuned gear concept enables dynamic riding and fast sprints. This way, you can do your fitness session on the way to work.

Relaxing Auto mode

Relax into your ride with Auto mode: You don't need to worry about switching riding modes - or work yourself into a sweat. Auto mode does everything for you, automatically adjusting the level of support to suit the road conditions. All you have to do is focus on the road ahead.

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ABS Touring

Changing road surfaces, crosswalks and stop lights: if you commute to work every day and like to take a break from city traffic on weekends in the great outdoors, you need brakes that give you optimum support. With ABS Touring, you can enjoy the ride knowing that you can brake in a controlled manner if the worst happens.

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Smart walk assistance

Get help: smart walk assistance supports you uphill. As soon as you push your eBike, the motor support starts. The practical Hill Hold function prevents uncontrolled rolling back or downhill.

Compact construction

Ride in even greater comfort: the small size of the Performance Line Speed and its magnesium housing reduce the weight of the drive unit to just 6.3 pounds. Your eBike is therefore lighter, for better control.

eBike Lock with the smart system

Activating the eBike Lock function via the eBike Flow app lets you use your smartphone as a digital key. Because motor support can only be activated with your smartphone and Bluetooth connection, your eBike holds no attraction for thieves. You can also set up your Kiox 300 or Kiox 500 as a key for your eBike.

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You can control all functions of the smart system via the eBike Flow app. It allows you to adapt the eBike to your needs, upgrade it and keep it up-to-date. You simply download new features and services. You can conveniently install updates via Bluetooth. This keeps your eBike up-to-date and continuously upgraded with new features. Want greater theft protection? With Flow+ you get access to the eBike Alarm premium service to give your eBike even better protection.

Performance Line Speed – Bosch eBike system 2

Fast and dynamic

With a whopping 85 Nm of maximum torque and a low weight of just 6.3 lbs, the Performance Line Speed delivers dynamic support for everyday and leisure activities. High speeds are reached quickly – perfect for covering long distances with ease.

At a glance

Fast drive unit

The drive unit provides support up to a maximum speed of 28 mph.

Maximum torque

With up to 85 Nm, the drive unit ensures a high-performance riding experience.

Maximum support 

The powerful motor is ideal for long distances and commuters. 

Low weight

The drive unit promises a dynamic riding sensation and weighs just 6.3 lbs. 

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Fast acceleration

Accelerate after obstacles or tight turns with the full power of your drive unit. The maximum torque of 85 Nm combined with the optimally tuned gear concept also makes hill starts easier and boosts riding enjoyment.

Flexible response

Ride more safely: thanks to the multi-sensor concept, the drive unit responds quickly and agilely to any demand during the journey. Through the interaction of the sensors and the software, your eBike remains maneuverable and agile and delivers a dynamic riding experience.

 

Bosch eBike Systems Performance Line Speed Drive unit

More power for long distances

Even faster to your destination: since model year 2021, the powerful motor of the Performance Line Speed drive unit has provided added momentum, delivering support with a maximum torque of 85 Nm. 

 

Technical data

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Performance Line Speed


Performance Line Speed

SystemThe smart systemBosch
eBike system 2
Gear typeDerailleur system/hub gear system*Derailleur system
Max. support level** (%)340 %340 %
Maximum possible drive torque (Nm)85 Nm85 Nm
Start-up behaviorVery sportySporty
Max. support up to28 mph28 mph
Backpedal functionNoNo
Smart Walk Assist with Hill Holdxx
Gear shift detectionHub gear system No****
Derailleur system Yes
Yes
Weight approx. 6.4 lbsapprox. 6.4 lbs
Rated continuous output250 W250 W
Maximum power600 W600 W
Max. power at a cadence of 70 rpm600 W600 W
Max. power-to-weight ratioapprox. 93 W/lbs93 W/lbs


Performance Line Speed


Performance Line Speed

SystemThe smart systemBosch
eBike system 2
Gear typeDerailleur system/hub gear system*Derailleur system
Max. support level** (%)340 %340 %
Maximum possible drive torque (Nm)85 Nm85 Nm
Start-up behaviorVery sportySporty
Max. support up to28 mph28 mph
Backpedal functionNoNo
Smart Walk Assist with Hill Holdxx
Gear shift detectionHub gear system No****
Derailleur system Yes
Yes
Weight approx. 6.4 lbsapprox. 6.4 lbs
Rated continuous output250 W250 W
Maximum power600 W600 W
Max. power at a cadence of 70 rpm600 W600 W
Max. power-to-weight ratioapprox. 93 W/lbs93 W/lbs

* Maximum values. Deviations possible, depending on the hub gear system.

** Activation/deactivation of the various riding modes is carried out by the bicycle manufacturer and the dealer. A maximum of four riding modes in addition to Off mode can be activated in the display. With individual riding modes, the modes can be configured via the eBike Flow app based on the rider's individual needs. Customization of riding modes is not possible for speed eBikes.

*** Optional only with hub gear system. There is no backpedal function with the derailleur system.

**** Exception: eShift hubs.

 

FAQs & more

eBikes with the Drive Unit Performance Line Speed or Cargo Speed cannot be retrofitted, but new models with the 85 Nm update will be available from specialist dealers from fall 2020. This is due to the fact that the Speed version with the new software must undergo homologation.

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The easy way to find the perfect eBike

Learn everything you need to know about eBikes and find the right eBike with Bosch system for you with our online eBike adviser.

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Range calculator

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The range calculator

The range of Bosch batteries depends on numerous different factors. You can use the range calculator to calculate the range of the support you can expect from your eBike system on your next ride in various conditions. 

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Discover product combinations

Which app matches which display? Which battery goes with which motor? The overview of product combinations indicates the compatibilities between all Bosch eBike components.

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