The Overvolt Carbon is quite simply the electrically-assisted mountain bike of the year. Why you may ask? Because it’s the only electric mountain bike on the market to resemble its muscular counterpart in terms of behavior. A technical accomplishment made possible by intelligently placing the battery as close as possible to the crankset case, inspired by Gravity Logic Project innovation. The mass is optimally distributed and the center of gravity lowered, which provides for excellent stability even on technically challenging descents. Moreover, the purity of the carbon and its exclusive appeal are bound to win over those who appreciate a top-of-the-line original look.
The OVERVOLT AM CARBON 900+ (carbon model) takes full advantage of the OST+ suspension, which generates 150 mm of clearance. With a fully carbon composition, this bike offers a geometry designed for enjoying trails as well as endurance runs. On the standard Boost, the wide wheel rims are mounted with front/rear differentiated tires in 2.8 format, to tackle the most technically challenging routes, whether uphill or downhill.
Equipped with the Bosch Performance CX motorization, a market reference, this bike is capable of overcoming your worst nightmares. With the new E-MTB assistance mode, the level of assistance being delivered can be modulated. It adapts to the rider’s power and pace in order to supply the right amount of assistance at the right time. The functioning is automatic, the rider can fully concentrate on the riding task. The suspension is easily handled by RockShox, with a PIKE fork mount coupled to an RC3 version SUPER Deluxe ultra-smooth shock absorber: maximum flexibility and stability even in the most challenging descents.
The Overvolt AM 900+ Carbon is fitted with an 11-46 SHIMANO XT cassette, associated with a 1 x 11-speed transmission and a SRAM EX01 Carbon derailleur, allowing you to easily ascend all the climbs while preserving battery autonomy. The SRAM GUIDE RE brakes guarantee powerful and consistent braking during descents. Its LAPIERRE Eam+ wheels have been specially developed for the stresses inherent in electrically-assisted mountain bikes.
Associated with the MAXXIS High Roller II tires in front for the tradeoff between weight and traction in curves and with Rekon+ 3C triple rubber in back for both efficiency and durability, you’ll benefit from exceptional skid resistance and steering control for an electric mountain bike. Moreover, this bike is fitted with a telescopic seat post controlled from the handlebars to facilitate descents and crossings.
- Winner of Eurobike Design Award, Design & Innovation award, E-MTB of the year (Vélo Vert).
- Full carbon frame. Metric Shock & Boost. OST+ suspension optimized for better comfort & pedaling efficiency.
- Gravity Logic Project (GLP) : lowered centre of gravity for an improved ride feeling.
- Dual Wheel System technology : 27,5" / 27,5+" compatible.
- New E-MTB mode : the motor automatically exerts the ideal power level to match the pressure put on the pedals.
- Travels : 160mm Rear / 160mm Front.
- Tech Specs
Frame OVERVOLT OST+ 150mm FULL CARBON BOOST Fork ROCKSHOX PIKE RC 27.5 BOOST 15x110 SOLO AIR 150mm Rear Shock ROCKSHOX SUPERDELUXE RC3 210x52.5 Headset FSA Orbit 1.5 ZS NO.57SC Stem LAPIERRE 6061 CNC Ø: 31.8mm L: 35mm (S) 45mm (M, L) Handlebars LAPIERRE 6061DB W: 760mm R: 20mm Ø: 31.8mm Front Brake SRAM GUIDE RE Rear Brake SRAM GUIDE RE Rear Derailleur SRAM X01 CARBON 11s Shifters SRAM GX 11s Cassette SHIMANO KCSM8000 11-46T Crankset RACEFACE AEFFECT EBIKE 170mm + CHAINGUIDE Front Wheel LAPIERRE eAM+ 584-35c 15x110 / eAM+ 584-35c Boost 12x148 J-bend Rear Wheel LAPIERRE eAM+ 584-35c 15x110 / eAM+ 584-35c Boost 12x148 J-bend Front Tyre MAXXIS 27.5x2.8 HIGH ROLLER II/ REKON+ 3C COMPOUND EXO PROTECTION TR Rear Tyre MAXXIS 27.5x2.8 HIGH ROLLER II/ REKON+ 3C COMPOUND EXO PROTECTION TR Saddle FIZIK GOBI Seatpost LAPIERRE DROPPER Ø: 31.6mm L: 350mm 75mm (S) 125mm (M) 150mm (L) Other MOTOR: BOSCH CX 500Wh INTUVIA DISPLAY
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