Amsterdam, May 24, 2022 – enviolo, known for its unique stepless shifting products and Bafang have successfully completed the integration of enviolo’s AUTOMATiQ control units into Bafang’s drivetrain system and display unit. The new firmware integration allows the cyclist to change all bike and ride settings such as the cadence setpoint or calibrate enviolo’s AUTOMATiQ interface through the Bafang system. This provides a fully integrated user experience as all settings can be changed through one display control unit resulting in a clean handlebar. QWIC will be the first bicycle company to launch e-bikes with the enviolo and Bafang integration.
The integration comes at a logical time for all companies. Billy van den Ende, Director of Brand Experience at enviolo “Our goal is to get people out of the car and onto a bike but we need to build great bikes to be able to achieve this goal. We believe that by offering a fully integrated user experience we are creating a safer and more pleasurable ride experience. Bafang is one of the leading manufacturers of complete e-drive systems and it only makes sense for us to integrate the enviolo AUTOMATiQ systems with Bafang’s motor system. QWIC is a long-term enviolo partner and we are very proud to have this new technology on QWIC’S innovative Premium i Auto model.”
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