CUBE Stereo Hybrid 140 HPC SL 625 29
The Stereo Hybrid 140 HPC SL 625 29 from CUBE is an eMTB powerhouse, ready to carve up any trail.
Representing a new benchmark in rugged, adaptable eMTB performance, it’s exactly the kind of bike you need to move your riding up to the next level. The star of the show is the new frame. Using all their experience of building awesome trail-taming full suspension hybrids, Cube have designed a brand-new chassis. Focussing on performance, the 140 HPC SL sports an elegant carbon main frame. In addition, it has and an agile, stiff and responsive aluminium four-bar suspension assembly with trunnion shock and new, larger bearings. The result is an eMTB that outshines much of the competition.
The Stereo Hybrid HPC 140 SL has had a complete refresh for 2020. New is the combination of Fox Float DPS EVOL Trunnion Mount shock and 140mm travel Fox 34 Rhythm fork. It’s a great combo in an eMTB of this standing. Also, there’s a revised Agile Trail Geometry and Efficient Trail Control kinematics. But that’s not all. The new front full carbon frame triangle is bursting with smart solutions.
The HPC SL is a game-changing eMTB with a lot to offer. Great handling, agility and power are only a few of many characteristics that make this formidable creature shine. Make no mistake, the Stereo Hybrid 140 HPC SL 625 29 means business. It’s sleek lines are attributable to Bosch’s fully integrated 625Wh PowerTube battery.
Bosch Performance CX (Gen4), Fully Integrated 625Wh PowerTube & KIOX Display
The combination of Performance CX (Gen4) and huge 625Wh battery delivers the kind of manners one expects out on the trail. A tuned, angled drive position ensures the very best performance and ground clearance. The Stereo Hybrid 140 HPC SL 625 29 features better handling than before and revised kinematics. The new geometry and more progressive rear end with Boost axle make for a more potent All Mountain configuration, capable of taking on any trail.
Bosch’s KIOX display sits neatly out of harms way on the bars, operating four levels of assist including the new eMTB mode. KIOX stays put via a strong magnetic backing yet can be removed by hand with ease. Colourful screens and easy to navigate sub menus provide every ounce of info a rider requires.
Gearing is via a top notch Shimano XT RD-M8100-SGS, ShadowPlus, 12-Speed complementing perfectly the hugely wide ranging cassette, a Shimano SLX CS-M7100, 10-51T. Shimano SLX SL-M7100-I Direct Attach shifters ensure clean and precise indexing, which is both effortless and responsive.
The winning combination of Schwalbe Hans Dampf, Addix Soft, Apex 2.60 and a Schwalbe Hans Dampf, Addix Speedgrip, Apex 2.60 on the rear keep the HPC SL on the straight and narrow. Stopping power is immense thanks to a fine set of Shimano XT BR-M8120/M8100 hydraulics on a set of 203 rotors.
The Stereo Hybrid 140 HPC SL 625 29 offers an upmarket specification, with awesome power and range thanks to Bosch.
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