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Silkroad Xplore / Touring bike with pinion drive

Silkroad Xplore
Silkroad Xplore

EUROBIKE AWARD

EUROBIKE AWARD

The Silkroad Xplore combines maximum functionality and perfect handling. The pinion transmission is integrated in the frame. For the first time the pinion transmission is used in combination with a steel frame and a travel bike and thus is the ideal setting for worry-free cycling. With its 18 gears, it delivers a huge response spectrum at a very good range of gear ratios, and ideal conditions for long-distance touring. The central arrangement of the transmission provides a balanced weight and therefore perfect handling.The specially-butted down tube ensures improved load handling and rigidity.

What the jury had to say: “A comfortable traveling bike equipped with a wide range of high-quality features. The transmission is completely enclosed, making it low maintenance. The central, low mounting position of the transmission increases stability with a low center of gravity. A travel bike that leaves nothing more to be desired!”
EUROBIKE GOLD award 2012
A long-distance bike of uncompromising design with a clever solution for the mounting position of the transmission.
The fascination of cycling - selected by Nils Holger Moormann
Client / Manufacturer

tout terrain

tout terrain
Gundelfingen, Germany

Design

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Gundelfingen, Germany

Thomas Harter, Kai Bendixen, Oliver Römer