2017

TOURING HYBRID

SL 500

Frame variants

The ultimate hybrid tourer demands special attention to detail. That's why, for the Touring Hybrid SL 500, we began with Bosch's high performance CX drive unit and 500Wh battery, and designed the entire frame around its specific requirements. From the integrated luggage rack to the air sprung suspension fork and 11-speed Shimano XT transmission, this is a bike that's ready to accompany you on any adventure - whether that's a daily commute across town or a more ambitious cross-country ride at the weekend.

  • application:
    City Sport Comfort Tour
  • size:
    Men: 50, 54, 58, 62; Trapeze: 46, 50, 54; Easy Entry: 46, 50, 54, 58
  • Art. No:
    830130
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TOURING HYBRID SL 500

Frame

Frame: Our engineers' expertise in aluminium frame design and e-bike technology shines through in the Touring Hybrid SL. Because the torque output of Bosch's drive system is so great, they incorporated a double chainstay, double chamber seat tube and hydroformed down tube for the Easy Entry version, which incoporates the battery into the luggage rack to make the step through easier. For the Classic Men's and Trapeze frames our engineers have repositioned the battery to the down tube for more stable handling. The integrated luggage rack - with replaceable wear items - add additional rigidity to the whole structure. For 2017 we've even optimised battery placement, so the diamond and trapeze frames feature down tube-mounted batteries and the step-through frame integrates its battery into the rack. The result, combined with our Efficient Ride Geometry, is an unmatched combination of low weight, strength and stability.


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Bike classification category: 2
Components

Equipment: A bike like this deserves only the best. That's why we selected Shimano's superb 11-speed XT transmission - with its wide-ranging 11-46 tooth cassette and smooth shifting, it's the perfect companion for Bosch's incredibly quiet and powerful CX drive unit. Shimano XT brakes - with a larger 180mm rotor at the front for better cooling - will bring you reliably to a stop in any weather, while the RockShox Paragon Gold fork and CUBE suspension seatpost will help tame even the most poorly maintained road surface. We've not forgotten about the practical details, either. That's why you'll find a full complement of SKS mudguards, an integrated CUBE kickstand and powerful LED lighting system.

  • frame Aluminium Superlite, Trekking Hybrid Premium Comfort, IC, Double Butted
  • color black´n´flashblue
  • size Men: 50, 54, 58, 62; Trapeze: 46, 50, 54; Easy Entry: 46, 50, 54, 58
  • fork Rock Shox Paragon Gold, 63mm
  • headset FSA Orbit 1.5E ZS, Top Zero-Stack 1 1/8" (OD 44mm), Bottom Zero-Stack 1 1/2" (OD 56mm); EE: FSA No.10, Semi-Integrated
  • stem CUBE Performance Stem Pro, 31.8mm; EE: CUBE Comfort City Stem, 31.8mm
  • handlebar CUBE Rise Trail Bar, 700mm; EE: CUBE Comfort Shape Bar
  • grips CUBE Natural Fit Comfort
  • rear derailleur Shimano XT RD-M8000-SGS, ShadowPlus, 11-Speed
  • shifters Shimano XT SL-M8000-I, Direct Attach
  • brake system Shimano XT BR-M8000, Hydr. Disc Brake (180/160)
  • crankset FSA Metropolis Urban AL-8, 16T
  • cassette Shimano XT CS-M8000, 11-46T
  • chain KMC X11
  • rims CUBE ZX20, 36H, Disc
  • front hub Shimano XT HB-M8000, QR, Centerlock
  • rear hub Shimano XT FH-M8000, QR, Centerlock
  • tires Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tour, Flatless, 42-622
  • pedals CUBE PP Trekking
  • saddle Selle Royal Lookin Classic, Royalgel™
  • seat post CUBE Suspension Seatpost, 27.2mm
  • seatclamp CUBE Varioclose, 31.8mm
  • front light Busch&Müller Lumotec IQ Avy
  • backlight Busch&Müller Toplight 321 E Plus
  • kickstand CUBEstand Pro, Adjustable
  • mudguards SKS Stingray
  • chain protection CUBE Hybrid Chainguard
  • bell Humpert
  • carrier CUBE Integrated Carrier, SnapIt Adapter and Rails
  • engine Bosch Drive Unit Performance CX (75Nm) Cruise (250Watt)
  • battery Bosch PowerPack 500
  • Bosch 4A
  • display Bosch Intuvia
  • weight 23.2 kg
Geometry

Geometries

Geometry TOURING HYBRID SL 500 Seat Tube Top Tube Horizontal Seat Tube Angle Head Tube Angle Chain Stays Head Tube Wheelsbase BB-Height to Hub Reach Stack
  • Info
  • 46cm
  • 50cm
  • 54cm
  • 58cm

 

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