Kalkhoff Integrale 8
Low maintenance and slick integration are the calling cards of the new Integrale line from Kalkhoff
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4,699

 $ 3,299

Kalkhoff Integrale 8

Features

  • All about integration: Every detail attended to in order to create the most seamless cycling experience.
  • New Impulse Evo drive: An evolution of the tried and true Impulse drive system offering increased torque and slick integration.
  • No chain, no problems: Lower maintenance thanks to the advanced Gates Carbon Belt Drive.
  • Smart Phone, Meet Kalkhoff: Built in bluetooth connectivity with the new Impulse Evo navigation app.
  • Built for the daily commuter: Shimano 8-speed internally geared hub, Shimano hydraulic disc brakes, DT Swiss e-bike wheel set, Schwalbe Big Ben tires.
  • Perfect for larger riders: Designed for riders 5'6"and up. Large frame size will accommodate riders up to 6'8"
  • Ready for your everyday: Integrated lights, fenders, and a rear rack.
  • The New Wheel True Warranty™: Kalkhoff's warranty backed by The New Wheel's professional service department. Includes 10 year frame coverage, 2 years for electronics, and 1 year for all other components.

You Get So Much More

Complimentary Service
Your new electric bike comes standard with 6 months of complimentary service. To help ensure that your bicycle works great over its lifetime, we'll include a useful service schedule and can even send you handy reminder emails.
Extended Service Options
Professional electric bike repair
Expert Service
The New Wheel’s commitment to service is paramount. Throughout the lifetime of your bike, beginning from when it is built and tuned to our exacting standards, we will work to ensure that your bike continues to perform reliably and enjoyably.
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Service Membership
Bikes purchased from The New Wheel are eligible for one of our unique Service Memberships. Each service membership not only includes unlimited tune-ups but also 24/7 nationwide roadside assistance for total peace of mind.
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Our Take

How many German engineers does it take to redesign an urban commute bike? Judging by the new Integrale bikes from Kalkhoff, our guess would be 'a lot.'

Kalkhoff has introduced two new bikes under the Integrale namesake, both of which showcase Kalkhoff's unique ability to couple their frame design and their proprietary mid-drive system into one impressive package.

The Integrale 8 incorporates all the same fundamental design innovations as the Integrale 11 with a few notable differences: The Integrale 8 is a Class 1 electric bike with a top assist speed of 20 mph, and it features an Alfine 8-speed drivetrain.

A new Impulse Evo drive motor system from Kalkhoff is more compact, quieter, and more powerful than it's predecessors. Also notable for 2016, the Integrale 8 features a side-loading downtube battery that clocks in at 612 watt-hours. The Integrale 8, by virtue of it's lower top speed, will see higher range predictions than the Integrale S11. A maximum range of around 90 miles is achievable when riding at lower assist levels.

For urban commuting, forgoing a chain drivetrain has lots of advantages.

The Alfine 8-speed drivetrain on this bike, paired with the Gates carbon belt drive, is extremely low maintenance, quiet, and clean.

The console on the Integrale bikes is a huge step forward in terms of customization of the bike ride behavior, and also smart phone integration that includes turn-by-turn directions sent from your phone to the console on the bike. Motor settings that were previously only tuneable by our technicians are now easily changed via the console at any time.

Finally, the Integrale 8 incorporates plenty of urban accessories including an integrated rear rack and fenders, as well as high output lighting that runs off of the battery for maximum safety.

In summary, the Integrale 8 is a unique and qualified commuter from one of our most trusted brands. The new level of systems integration, smart phone connectivity, and extremely high quality components makes this bike a compelling offering for anyone looking for a way to powerfully engage an urban commute.


Specs

  • Size 47.5cm, 50cm, 55cm, & 60cm
    Fork RST Pulse Air, Magnesium w/ 15mm Stanchions
    Frame Impulse Evo RS V1, Aluminium
    Wheels DT Swiss 545D E-Bike Wheel Set
    Tire Schwalbe Big Ben, 50-622
    Hub Shimano Deore 15mm Thru-Axle
    Seat Concept Integrale
    Seat Post Concept EX
    Brake Shimano M396 Hydraulic Brakes
    Transmission Shimano Alfine 8-Speed IGH
    Shifter Shimano Alfine 8-Speed Shifter
    Gear Ratio Front: 46, Rear: 22
    Handlebars Concept EX Riser
    Headset Sealed Cartridge
    Stem Concept EX integrated
  • Motor Impulse Evo 350W w/ Shift-Sensor Technology
    Power Pack Impulse Evo 36V 17ah 612Wh
    Console Impulse Evo Smart LCD w/ Bluetooth & USB
    Ride Mode Torque Sensed Pedal Assist w/ Walk Throttle
    Max Range 90 miles
    Top Motor Assist Speed 20 mph
  • Front Light Concept EX Twin, 100 Lux LED
    Rear Light B&M Toplight Line
    Fender yes
    Rear Carry Rack yes
    Chain Guard yes
    Kickstand yes
Specs subject to change, errors, and omissions.

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