A success story

Founded in 2009, launched in 2010 and brought to the market in model year 2011: Bosch eBike Systems has been equipping eBikes with powerful drives for more than ten years globally and more than five years in North America.

A success story

Founded in 2009, launched in 2010 and brought to the market in model year 2011: Bosch eBike Systems has been equipping eBikes with powerful drives for more than ten years globally and more than five years in North America.

2011

Bosch launches into eMobility

Bosch brings new mobility to the eBike market: With a drive system that makes relaxed cruising in the city just as possible as sporty biking in nature. With the detachable computer display, the rider has important information at a glance at all times.

 

  • Torque at drive 50 Nm
  • Four riding modes (Eco, Tour, Sport, Speed)
  • Innovative 3-sensor technology
  • Support up to 15.5 mph
  • 288 Wh power
  • Standard or rack battery pack
  • Charging time: max. 2.5 hours
  • Frame or carrier battery pack
  • Current riding info 
  • Battery monitoring 
  • Riding mode selection 
  • Compact design

The compact chargers from Bosch quickly bring new energy into the batteries – also ideal for on the go. ECP battery cell management protects against overcharging and overheating.

  • 110 or 230 volt
  • Charging time: max. 2.5 hours
  • Compact size
  • Low weight (< 2.2 lbs)

2012

Even more speed for the eBike

Drive unit Speed is the name of the new high-performance drive system from Bosch: This allows support up to 28 mph – tailwind feeling guaranteed.

2014

Powerful performance begins here

The innovative Bosch Active and Performance Line drive systems are characterized by maximum efficiency and natural ride feel. Whether it's a relaxed commute or a sporty off-road ride, Bosch provides the optimum "tailwind" for every eBike trip.

Drive unit Performance Line 20 mph or 28 mph

The standard in eBike performance: This finely-balanced drive provides enough power for every challenge, whether on a weekend excursion or on the way to the office.

Drive unit Performance Line 20 mph or 28 mph

The standard in eBike performance: This finely-balanced drive provides enough power for every challenge, whether on a weekend excursion or on the way to the office.

The controlled drive system from Bosch adapts to the needs of the rider with the utmost precision – for perfectly judged pedal support in every situation.

  • Torque 50 Nm (hub gears)
  • Torque 60 Nm (derailleur)
  • Five riding modes (Eco, Tour, Sport, Speed, Off). 
  • Innovative 3-sensor technology 
  • Support up to 25 and 45 km/h respectively.

The smooth and agile drive system from Bosch adapts to the needs of the rider with the utmost precision - for perfectly delivered support in every situation.

  • 48 Nm Torque
  • Five riding modes (Eco, Tour, Sport, Turbo, Off)
  • Innovative 3-sensor technology
  • Optional backpedal function
  • Support up to 20 mph

With its 12-V plug, the compact charger is perfect for on the go. The eBike battery can be charged easily via on-board power sockets or the cigarette lighter in the car. Discharge protection ensures that the car is never fully discharged. 

  • 12-V plug

  • Charging time: max. 6.5 hours

  • Compact size 

  • Low weight: 1.8 lbs.

This intuitive computer is the control center of the drive system, uniting rider and machine. A smartphone can also be charged via the USB port.

  • Separate control unit
  • Information on speed, range, distance and time
  • Off-board mode
  • USB port for smartphones

The compact and lightweight chargers supply the Bosch PowerPacks with 100% energy in a maximum of 2.5 or 3.5 hours – for even greater range and more flexibility.

  • 230 V
  • Charging time: max. 2.5 hours
  • Compact size
  • Low weight (1.8 lbs)

The improved Bosch PowerPacks make even extended trips with the eBike a genuine pleasure. Single cell monitoring enables the voltage of each individual cell to be monitored.

  • 400 Wh power
  • Battery Management System (BMS)
  • Long service life
  • Frame or rack battery

 

2015

eMTB Takes Shape

Performance Line CX provides a unique eMTB experience. Compact, lightweight and with more power, it combines high-quality materials with an enormously powerful drive and sophisticated sensors. It adds a whole new dimension to eMTB riding on the trail. 

Nyon computer

The smart Nyon computer opens the way to the connected eBike world. Together with the Bosch online portal and the smartphone app, Nyon is a travel guide, tour planner and fitness trainer all at once – for a whole new dimension of eBiking.

 The all-in-one Nyon computer offers numerous functions:

  • Lots of riding info
  • Fitness function 
  • Smartphone function 
  • eBike Connectivity
  • GPS Navigation

Nyon computer

The smart Nyon computer opens the way to the connected eBike world. Together with the Bosch online portal and the smartphone app, Nyon is a travel guide, tour planner and fitness trainer all at once – for a whole new dimension of eBiking.

 The all-in-one Nyon computer offers numerous functions:

  • Lots of riding info
  • Fitness function 
  • Smartphone function 
  • eBike Connectivity
  • GPS Navigation

Concentrated performance in an attractive design: The modified drive system offers high-precision motor control - for powerful drive, fast sprints and sporty riding styles.

  • 75 Nm Max. Torque
  • Five riding modes (Eco, Tour, Sport, Speed, Off)
  • Innovative 3-sensor technology
  • Ergonomic, compact design
  • Support up to 20 mph

The electronic solution for integrated gear shifting makes eBiking even more comfortable, while at the same time enhancing safety by allowing you to concentrate fully on the ride.

  • For derailleur systems and hub gear systems
  • Four electronic gear shifting solutions
  • Depending on cadence or speed
  • Cooperation with NuVinci Cycling, Rohloff and Shimano

2016

Power for greater range

Bosch batteries are particularly efficient energy suppliers: With a range of over 50 miles in ideal conditions, the PowerPack 500 is the perfect choice for ambitious eMTB fans, commuters, and recreational riders.

PowerPack 500 rechargeable battery

These high-quality lithium-ion batteries combine impressive mileage performance with low weight and simple handling. The Bosch PowerPack 500 offers greater range with minimal weight gain over the PowerPack 400. It can be fully recharged in just 4.5 hours with a Standard Charger.

  • 500 Wh power
  • Frame or rack battery
  • Battery Management System (BMS)
  • Long service life

PowerPack 500 rechargeable battery

These high-quality lithium-ion batteries combine impressive mileage performance with low weight and simple handling. The Bosch PowerPack 500 offers greater range with minimal weight gain over the PowerPack 400. It can be fully recharged in just 4.5 hours with a Standard Charger.

  • 500 Wh power
  • Frame or rack battery
  • Battery Management System (BMS)
  • Long service life

2017

New design, new energy

Bosch is expanding its eBike product range with the Purion computer, which features an impressively minimalist design. Also new is the dual battery for maximum range: It combines two powerful PowerPacks and delivers up to 1,000 Watt hours.

With its clearly structured display containing important basic information, Purion combines design and functionality - and simple operation with a the click of a thumb ensures comfort and safety.

  • Clearly arranged, non-glare display
  • Information on speed, range, distance and riding mode
  • Optional service interval display
  • Micro-USB port

With its particularly compact format, this charger fits into any pannier, making it ideal for longer eBike tours. It fully charges the PowerPack 500 in just 7.5 hours.

  • 110 - 240 Volt
  • 40% smaller than the standard charger
  • Weighs just 1.3 lbs
  • Robust and resistant to dirt

The combination of two PowerPack 500s delivers up to 1000 watt hours. The system intelligently switches between batteries automatically, making it ideal for long tours or hauling cargo.

  • 1,000 Wh
  • Battery Management System (BMS)
  • Intelligent charging system
  • 100% charge in 9 hours with Standard Charger 

2018

New drive units for everyday adventures

The new Active Line and Active Line Plus bring mobility to your everyday life and extend your options for spontaneous excursions. The quiet yet powerful drive units offer agile handling and integrate 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.

The quiet Bosch motor gives you greater riding enjoyment without any annoying background noise. Thanks to the intelligent drive system, this drive produces a particularly smooth power characteristic.

  • 40 Nm Torque
  • Five riding modes (Eco, Tour, Sport, Speed, Off) 
  • Intelligent 3-sensor concept
  • Minimal pedal resistance in Off mode
  • Support up to 20 mph

The new gearbox concept enables the drive system to deliver a smooth and agile riding sensation. Its modest weight ensures optimum handling in all riding situations.

  • 50 Nm Torque
  • Five riding modes (Eco, Tour, Sport, Speed, Off)
  • Minimal pedal resistance in Off mode
  • Innovative 3-sensor technology
  • Support up to 20 mph

The slim battery can be integrated within the frame either vertically or horizontally, keeping it invisible. A convenient function makes the battery easier to grip for removal and replacement.

  • 500 Wh
  • Convenient battery replacement
  • Safety mechanism
  • 100% charge in 4.5 hours with Standard Charger 
  • ABS for front wheel 
  • Rear wheel lift control 
  • Separate ABS indicator light 
  • Activates from 3.7 mph

The eMTB mode of the Performance Line CX varies between the Tour and Turbo riding modes – for improved starting performance and optimum support in any terrain.

  • 75 Nm maximum torque 
  • Dynamic support up to 300%
  • Optimal traction and control 
  • For the ultimate “Uphill Flow”

2019 

Design meets functionality

Bosch presents Kiox, the perfect training partner for ambitious riders. Robust, stylishly designed and compact with scratch-resistant color display. 

Performance Line is the most versatile drive system from Bosch. Whether you're exploring the countryside, commuting for work or enjoying a leisurely spin, this system offers the precise support you need when pedaling. 

  • 65 Nm maximum torque
  • up to 300 % motor support
  • supports up to 20 mph
  • light in weight (7.1 lbs)

The new Kiox extends the Bosch eBike Systems product portfolio to include a computer for sporty riders. Kiox allows you to keep track of the battery charge level, your speed, heart rate and performance and lots more. Robust and small, the compact Kiox is the perfect training partner for ambitious riders.  

The Fast Charger is currently the fastest eBike charger in its class and supplies the eBike battery with energy in the shortest possible time. After only three hours, the powerful PowerTube 500 or PowerPack 500 are fully charged again. Only a little more than an hour is needed for half the battery charge. This makes the Fast Charger the perfect charger for frequent charging and quick recharging on the go. 

2020

Dynamic drives and digital assistants

Bosch is expanding its range of dynamic drives with the extremely powerful new Performance Line CX and Cargo Line. SmartphoneHub makes digital connectivity even simpler, while the 'Lock' premium function provides reliable theft protection.

A new era for eMTB riders. The most powerful motor from Bosch is extremely efficient and particularly lightweight and compact – ideal for demanding riders who value dynamic and agile riding behavior.

  • 85 Nm maximum torque
  • up to 340 % motor support
  • great for eMTB use 
  • supports up to 20 mph

The powerful Drive Unit specially designed for cargo bikes: Makes eBike transport especially easy and comfortable – and enables controlled acceleration with loads.

  • 85 Nm maximum torque
  • up to 400 % motor support
  • DualBattery for greater range

This intelligent control center offers eBike riders a wide range of useful functions – from navigation, music control, fitness tracking and making calls to live weather forecasts.

  • completely connected riding experience
  • 1.52-inch LCD display
  • connection to Strava or komoot

The PowerTube 625 high-performance integrated battery provides maximum range and altitude. The compact PowerTube 400 integrates seamlessly into the frame of city eBikes.

  • 625 and 400 Wh energy content
  • 11 and 16.7 Ah capacity
  • short charging times
  • light in weight

'"Lock" is a digital antitheft tool designed to complement a mechanical eBike lock: Removing the Kiox computer shuts off motor support for extra security against potential thieves.

  • connected with the Kiox computer
  • acoustic signals indicate activity 
  • protection status displayed on screen
  • paid premium function

2021

Smart features and more power

The latest generation of the Kiox and Nyon computers connects eBike riders even more smartly to the digital world – the premium Help Connect feature ensures greater safety. And the model year 2021 drives impress with additional power through more torque.

The Performance Line CX, Performance Line Speed and Cargo Line drives now have a maximum torque of 85 Nm – for more power and a unique riding experience.

  • 85 Nm maximum torque
  • New motor control features
  • Software update for more power
  • Retrofittable for Performance Line CX (2020) and Cargo Line

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The new premium function of the COBI.Bike app is the digital companion for more safety when eBiking. In the event of a fall, an emergency call is automatically sent – for rapid assistance by the emergency services.

  • Automatic fall detection
  • Help Connect service
  • 24/7 emergency support
  • Currently only for users of German cellphone providers

2013

Intuitively operated computer display

The Bosch Intuvia computer makes eBike riding even easier and more comfortable: The separate Control Unit makes it child’s play to select the desired riding mode – the clear display shows current information such as riding time or remaining range.

2013

Intuitively operated computer display

The Bosch Intuvia computer makes eBike riding even easier and more comfortable: The separate Control Unit makes it child’s play to select the desired riding mode – the clear display shows current information such as riding time or remaining range.

With the new navigation feature, Kiox reliably guides you to your desired destination and makes route planning even easier – conveniently with the eBike Connect app or the Bosch online portal.

  • New navigation feature
  • Intelligent route planning
  • Smart connectivity
  • Customizable display

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The new Nyon makes connected biking even smarter and more intuitive. Numerous features support the rider in every situation – for a fully connected eBike experience with the right flow.

  • Intuitive operation
  • Smart connectivity features
  • Outstanding design
  • Customizable display

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2022

Market launch of the smart system

The smart system leads eBike riders into the digital eBike future. The eBike Flow app, the battery, the display, the Control Unit and the drive unit of Bosch eBike Systems are fully connected in the smart system and are always kept up to date and enhanced with new functions through regular over-the-air updates.

 

The eBike Flow app connects eBike riders with their eBike – and their eBike with the digital world. The app controls all of the functions of the smart system, which connects the drive unit, battery, and control unit. It allows you to customize the eBike exactly to your preferences, enhance it, and keep it up to date.

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The PowerTube 750 is best suited for long distances and many feet of altitude. It provides approx. 20% more range than the PowerTube 625. At the same time, it can be ideally integrated into the frame for a modern and clean design.

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The LED Remote connects the eBike to the eBike Flow app. With its help, the eBike rider can use the smart system to call up all important information, such as the current battery charge level or the route traveled. The data is displayed on the Kiox 300 or a smartphone via the eBike Flow app.

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Kiox 300 is the display for the smart system and the intelligent, robust companion for sporty rides. Kiox 300 is ideal for tracking fitness data and optimizing training. It can be operated intuitively and safely via the LED remote.

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The SmartphoneGrip allows the eBike rider to attach their smartphone to the handlebar, turning it into a display with the eBike Flow app. This gives them all the important riding and eBike information at a glance. The smartphone thus becomes the largest display in the Bosch eBike Systems portfolio. Operation is via the LED Remote while it charges at the same time via the SmartphoneGrip.

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Inspiring powerhouse. With a maximum torque of 85 Nm, the Performance Line CX drive unit is ideal for challenging eMTB rides. Designed specifically for sporty use, the eMTB mode gives you full control and intuitive handling without having to switch between different riding modes.

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The team at Bosch eBike  Systems develops unique and useful solutions in the area of eMobility. They are committed to a forward-looking eBike world and are playing an important role in shaping the future of mobility.

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Discover eBikes, powered by Bosch

The team at Bosch eBike  Systems develops unique and useful solutions in the area of eMobility. They are committed to a forward-looking eBike world and are playing an important role in shaping the future of mobility.

More about Bosch eBike Systems