Marin’s all-round path bike the Rift Zone goes electrical


The brand new Marin Rift Zone E assortment takes that enjoyable experience experiene and provides extra energy to the combination

The Marin Rift Zone is a hella enjoyable bike to experience. That’s not simply PR supplies; that’s primarily based on the expertise our bike testers report. And now, the ‘Rifty Enjoyable’ may be prolonged with the introduction of the brand new Marin Rift Zone E assortment; three new eMTBs powered by Shimano STEPS.

Have to know:

  • E-bike model of the favored Marin Rift Zone path bike
  • Alloy body
  • 140mm journey entrance and rear
  • Shimano STEPS EP801 or EP6 motor
  • Three construct choices, ranging from $4499 US/$5699CAD/£4355GBP/4999€

All of the bikes within the new Rift Zone E assortment are primarily based round Marin’s Collection 4 MultiTrac aluminium body, however with a further 10mm rear journey so now each entrance and rear are 140mm.

Shimano STEPS present the facility within the type of both the newest EP801 motor, on the E2 mannequin, and EP6 on the E1 and E. This affords 85Nm of torque, and are powered by a 630Wh battery, or 504Wh within the base E mannequin however which is the scale and form of the larger mannequin, and so may be upgraded sooner or later.

And eventually, as a part of the ready-to-ride package deal on the E1 and E2 fashions, each include CushCore tyre inserts so you possibly can be happy to experience as exhausting as you want, figuring out there’s a little bit of added safety.

Marin Rift Zone E assortment

There are three fashions of Rift Zone electrical mountain bikes: the Rift Zone E base mannequin, the Rift Zone E1, and the range-topping, top-spec, all-the-shiny-parts Rift Zone E2.

Marin Rift Zone E electric mountain bike base model

Marin Rift Zone E

  • Collection 4 MultiTrac body, 140mm journey
  • Shimano STEPs EP6 drive unit, 504Wh inner battery
  • RockShox 35 Silverfork, 140mm journey
  • X-Fusion O2 Professional R shockw AV air sleeve
  • Shimano Deore 10-speed drivetrain
  • TRP Slate EVOhydraulic disc brakes
  • Vee Tire Co. Assault HPL 29×2.5”tires w/Overridee-specific casing
  • $4,499 /$5,699CAD/£4,355/€4,999

Marin Rift Zone E1 electric mountain bike

Marin Rift Zone E1

  • Collection 4 MultiTrac body, 140mm journey
  • Shimano STEPs EP6 drive unit, 630Wh inner battery
  • RockShoxPike fork w/ Movement Management damper
  • RockShoxDeluxeSelect+shock
  • Shimano Deore 11-speed drivetrain
  • CushCore & Marin Sealant
  • $4,899 /$6,149 CAD/£4,975 /€5,599

Marin Rift Zone E2 electric mountain bike

Marin Rift Zone E2

  • Collection 4 MultiTrac body, 140mm journey
  • Shimano STEPs EP801 drive unit
  • Fox36Performance Elitefork
  • Fox FloatX Efficiency Eliteshock
  • Shimano XT 11-speed LINKGLIDE drivetrain
  • TRP DH-R EVO4-piston hydraulic disc brakes
  • $6,299 /$7,899 CAD/£5,895 /€6,899

Marin states that the brand new vary must be accessible in territories from April/Could onwards.