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VAEGABOND - Pakistan & India - anniversary & big plans

We're still totally blown away and still trying to process all these impressions and impulses! There were an incredible amount of changes again last month, which, of course, still concerns and amazes us! We'll try and put it into…

 

VAEGABOND - Pakistan - Police escorts, floodings, mountain sickness & bears

New country, new adventures - and really every day! We've reached Pakistan with our bikes, country number 20 on our bike world tour. What we thought about that country, before we left the iranian border behind us? Well, to be…

 

City cycling 2022

STADTRADELN (CITY CYCLING) is a competition, where it's about cycling as many everyday ways as possible. It doesn't matter if you already bike everyday or if going by bike is a rather rare option for you. Every Kilometer counts –…

 

Dream Build: The Alutech Cheaptrick with Rohloff Speedhub

A dream build par excellemce: Innovation, power, dynamics, Made-in-Germany, reliability - everything comes together in one bike. The construction story with interesting insights in the hub production and the assembly of the bike…

 

SPECIALEDITION: Rohloff buzzes - 275g Honey

We've had new neighbours since spring 2022: we took on the Patenschaft für mehrere Bienenvölker (sponsorship for multiple bee colonies) in cooperation with Victor Hernandez from Stadthonig Kassel. The busy bees landed well with…

 

Tandem-Hilfe e.V. with Speedhub on tour

That was my season   I would've never thought, that my first active year would be so interesting and full of surprises. Sure, the first oh-experience was finding out i belong to a tandem. Man oh man, my siblings were already…

 
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Introducing our new US Service Partner - Propel

2022 marks Rohloffs 36th anniversary and 26 years of SPEEDHUB production. Our flagship product, the SPEEDHUB 500/14 may be 26 years old, a testament to the durability and foresight of design, but that doesn't mean the construction…

 

Introducing ‘Jongerius’ Rohloff Premium Beltdrive

The Jongerius Rohloff Premium Beltdrive combines a unique, sturdy frame with a Rohloff SPEEDHUB and other top-level components, such as a Gates Beltdrive and SON lighting, creating a perfect bicycle for cycling holidays, weekend…

 

Minimum Primary Transmisison Factors (eBike Applications)

Revised primary transmission factors for eBike applications: The SPEEDHUB is an incredibly robust bicycle transmission. Although not initially designed with the eBike market in mind, the SPEEDHUB has proven itself more than…

 

Tandem use of A12, XL and XXL SPEEDHUB units

All A12 hubs and XL/XXL Fatbike hubs now finally authorized for tandem use! Its taken a while but Rohloff are now extremely pleased to announce that all A12 SPEEDHUB versions and all XL and XXL Fatbike SPEEDHUB versions…

 
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Minimum Primary Transmission factor amendment – 13t & 14t Sprockets

13 tooth sprockets were initially introduced by Rohloff to enable owners of small-wheeled bicycles, to enjoy SPEEDHUB use with a full, useable gear range. These sprockets were never intended for use on regular bicycles. Where…

 

E-Traction – The Trip 2 Riders - 6 Continents - 8 Wheels

E-Traction - The Trip is the new Pedelec Adventure by Susanne Brüsch ("Lady Pedelec") and "Elefantino Captain" Silvio Züllig. Susanne has worked in e-bikes for over 20 years and has been a pioneer in e-bike travel for the past 10…

 

Terns new flagship model, the SPEEDHUB equipped GSD R-14-LX now shifts electrically!

The original GSD model from Tern has been turning heads since its introduction back in 2017 - the compact yet functional design has been praised by customers and industry professionals alike. This latest model further solidifies…

 

New T-Shirts available

Classic Unisex Vintage Style: Comfortable, casual form average to highlight an athletic silhouette Black/gray E-14 logo discharge print on grey heather cotten shirt Regular Fit Taped shoulder to shoulder 1x1 rib knit collar…

 
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E-14 now compatible with Panasonic FIT eBike systems

Electric SPEEDHUB shifting of your Panasonic FIT eBike system with E-14! The Rohloff ‚E-14‘ electric shifting system is now compatible Panasonic FIT equipped eBikes such as those from high-end manufacturer FLYER (Upstreet5 7.83…

 

BIKE Motion 2020 in Utrecht (NL)

The next inspiring edition of Bike MOTION Benelux, for sportive bike enthusiasts, will be held from February 28. - March 1. The trade show is open to both consumers and trade visitors. Visit us on Elan / Rohloff booth: 9.A037

 

Splined Carrier with Lock-Ring for Carbon Drive / SPEEDHUB splined sprockets (15t upwards)

The new Rohloff lock-ring Splined Carrier (Art.#8540L / Art.#8540SL) have been specially developed for the use with Carbon Drive splined sprockets and will be available as an addition to the ‘regular’ (Art.#8540) and ‘slim’…

 

All Rohloff oils „rapidly bio-degradable“

Alongside the high quality that all Rohloff products are known for, the Rohloff AG have constantly tried to act sustainably and decrease any negative enviromental impacts of our products. We are pleased to announce that following…