Kalkhoff Agattu B8
A supremely comfortable German ebike, perfect for leisure or commuting

 $ 2,999

Kalkhoff Agattu B8


  • Availability: The Agattu B8 is in stock and available now!
  • New for 2017: The Agattu now features the Bosch Performance Line mid motor for unrivaled reliability and performance.
  • Two Frame Options: Available in top-bar and step-through frames, each in three sizes. Top-bar available in XL (60cm) frame for tall riders.
  • Featuring The Bosch PowerPack 500: Bosch's new 500 watt hour battery offers 20% more capacity which increases your range and decreases your monthly battery cycles.
  • Tried & True Components: The Agattu has long been a top seller at The New Wheel thanks to a selection of components that feel great and last - including Magura hydraulic brakes, a Shimano 8-speed internally geared hub and Schwalbe tires.
  • Equipped for Year-Round City Riding: Featuring a rugged rear cargo rack, a serious chain guard and full coverage fenders, the Agattu is perfect if you're looking for a year-round commuter.
  • Made in Germany: Kalkhoff's are still built in their factory in Germany, continuing a tradition begun in 1919.
  • The New Wheel True Warranty™: Kalkhoff's warranty backed by The New Wheel's professional service department. Includes 10 year frame coverage, 5 year suspension 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

The Kalkhoff Agattu B8 is the updated version of the Agattu i8 from 2015 & 2016. It remains one of the most popular bikes at The New Wheel - let us explain why...

The Agattu brings together a number of features and trends that have set Kalkhoff apart over the years: great handling, an upright and comfortable ride, powerful mid-drive pedal assist and top quality components across the board. To top it all off, the 2017 Agattu now sports the Bosch Performance Line Drive, the deserved market leader in middle motor market that offers power, reliability and incredible ride feel.

Components on the Agattu lend a comfortable, sturdy ride feel. First and foremost is a handlebar arrangement that allows you to sit up very straight and upright. A swept back bar combined with ergonomic grips is not just good for your back and shoulders, it also allows for increased visibility when riding in the city. A large gel saddle atop a suspension seat post will minimize shock and vibration when riding on less than stellar surfaces.

A suspension front fork with new larger stanchions make the ride not just more comfortable but also safe, as the unexpected pothole will not upset your control of the bike.

Magura hydraulic rim brakes not only stop you on a dime but are extremely quiet with long-lasting brake pads well suited to hilly terrain.

A Shimano Nexus 8-speed hub is all you need to tackle the steepest hills, and cruise up to 20 mph on the flats. Not only does it give you a great range of gears, but like all internally geared hubs, it’s reliable and simple to use.

Tires are top-end Schwalbe Marathon tires with a thick puncture resistant belt.

Finally, the bike comes standard with an integrated, light up the night front light, a rear light with a braking sensor, fenders, a rear rack and an integrated rear wheel lock.

All in all, the Kalkhoff Agattu B8 is a supremely comfortable electric bike with fantastic range, top end features, and trustworthy reliability. What more could you ask for?


  • Size Step Through: 45cm (S), 50cm (M), 55cm (L)
    Fork SR Suntour CR-8V
    Frame Bosch V2 Aluminum
    Rims Concept
    Tire Schwalbe Marathon, 40-622
    Front Hub Shimano HB-TX800
    Seat Selle Bassano Feel GT
    Seat Post Suspension
    Brake Magura Hydraulic HS11
    Transmission Shimano Nexus 8-Speed Internally Geared
    Shifter Shimano Nexus Twist Shift
    Handlebars Concept EX Metrostyle
    Headset Cartridge
    Stem Concept SL, ahead, adjustable
  • Motor Bosch Performance Line
    Power Pack Bosch PowerPack 500Wh
    Console Bosch Intuvia
    Ride Mode Torque Sensed Pedal Assist
    Max Range 40 miles
    Top Motor Assist Speed 20 mph
  • Front Light AXA Echo15, LED
    Rear Light Bosch Battery Integrated
    Fender Yes
    Rear Carry Rack Yes
    Chain Guard Yes
    Kickstand Yes
Specs subject to change, errors, and omissions.

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