The Hercules Rob Fold I F8 is the ultimate folding electric bike. Folding quickly to half its size, the Rob Fold I F8 can be taken on public transport with ease – the ideal companion for daily urban commuters. Once you get to work, bring the Rob Fold up to your desk and charge it ready for the journey home. Those with less space at home can store this bike conveniently folded indoors, and when you open it up, the Rob Fold I F8 rides just like a regular e-bike.
The Bosch Active Plus motor gives plenty of oomph for urban travel, and the 500Wh Bosch battery is integrated into the frame for a sleek look. Shimano Nexus 7-Speed hub gears provide reliable, maintenance free gear shifting. Magura HSi-22 hydraulic rim brakes give excellent stopping power in all weather conditions.
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Bosch Active Line Plus
Bosch Active Line Plus
▶ A drive system that reads your mind:
The new, versatile Active Line Plus is the ideal companion when you want to discover new places and expand your eBike tours beyond the city boundaries. The quiet, small yet powerful drive unit weighs in at just 3.2 kg and offers gentle acceleration up to 25 km/h. The light weight and reduced size ensure improved handling in all riding situations.
▶ Peak power: 500W (250 max continuous)
▶ Peak torque: 50 Nm
▶ Assistance level: ECO: 40%
The level of assistance ranges between 40% and 250% depending on which power level you choose; 100% assistance equates to the motor doubling your pedaling force
Electric Bike Battery
Bosch’s lithium-ion based e-bike batteries are lightweight, compact and available in 300Wh, 400Wh and 500Wh capacities. With unrivaled energy density Bosch batteries offer market leading range to weight ratios whatever size you choose.
They are easy to fit and remove, and can be charged either on the bike or unlocked using its key for charging at home or work. The battery management system provides optimal protection against overload, overheating and short circuit.
Modern Bosch lithium-ion batteries do not suffer from ‘memory effect’ or self-discharge issues. Your battery will charge to 50% in about 2 hours, depending on the charger and battery capacity.
▶ The 400Wh battery has the following performance characteristics:
RANGE: up to 100 miles
CHARGE TIME: 3.5hrs
▶ The 500Wh battery has the following performance characteristics:
RANGE: up to 125 miles
CHARGE TIME: 3.7hrs
Electric Bike Display & Assistance Control
The Bosch Intuvia display gives you all the information needed to monitor and adjust your e-bike. The illuminated screen is clearly visible under all lighting conditions and the separate thumb switch enables you to switch between assistance levels while keeping your hands safely on the handlebar. As well as speed, range, battery level and trip functions the display also shows you when its time to change gear for optimal range performance.