The Focus Jam2 6.9 Nine eMTB is Focus' top-of-the-range 150mm dual suspension model in the highly regarded Jam2 CX range which benefits from a few upgrades. It has the beefy Fox 36 Float fork upfront with Fox Float DPS suspension on the rear for plush and hard-hitting riding. It is powered by the Gen 4 Bosch CX motor with 85Nm and comes with a 625Wh powertube battery. It runs with 12-speed Shimano SLX gearing, a dropper post, 4 piston hydraulic brakes and 29er DT Swiss wheels with grippy Magic Mary tires. Renowned as a lightweight and playful mountain bike platform the Focus Jam2 6.9 is a confidence-boosting, comfortable, intuitive performer
The Focus Jam2 6.9 Nine ebike comes with the compact and light Gen 4 Bosch Performance CX motor which comes with 85Nm torque and a fully integrated removable 625Wh battery. Focus have continued to improve this platform with a few new design features to assist with maintenance and appearance, and some componentry upgrades which will benefit riders who like to ride hard.
"With the upgraded componentry it is even better. A comfortable bike that instils you with confidence...a lot of fun thanks to this bikes intuitive handling" ... E-Mountainbike Magazine
The geometry adjustments in this years models, combined with the new Bosch motor, battery and new eMTB mode have delivered very comfortable and capable ebikes. With the significantly shortened chainstays the Jam2 is even more playful and comfortable. It is easy and fun to flick into corners and quickly change direction, and the F.O.L.D. rear linkage that Focus has developed combined with the Fox 36 / Fox Float DPS suspensions soaks up roots and rocks with ease and delivers excellent downhill performance. Focus have also tidied up the cockpit with their new CIS cable routing design that routes all the cables into the frame.
Focus have dubbed their new Focus Jam2 Nine e-mountain bikes "the people's eMTB" and for an eMTB with Fox 36 and the Bosch CX Gen 4 tech it is available at a very competitive price.
Motor tech aside it also comes equipped with a dropper seatpost and an excellent range of 12 gears provided with the Shimano SLX shifting system. Shimano 4-piston hydraulic brakes with the 200mm rotors provide strong and stable stopping power and the DT Swiss wheelset is rock solid.
The Focus Jam2 6.9 Nine comes with new Schwalbe Magic Mary tires with Addix soft compound that offers excellent traction on every kind of terrain. More aggressive riders with love the stiffer Fox 36 Float Rhythm forks which are very responsive. However if you prefer a cheaper price tag then there is also the Focus Jam2 6.7 Nine eMTB model with RockShox and the Focus Jam2 6.8 Nine eMTB model with Fox 34..
A confidence-inspiring ebike that is intuitive, comfortable and a whole lot of fun.
The Orbea Rise M-LTD eMTB is the top-of-the-range Rise model and the bike for you if you want full carbon - frame, wheels, handlebars, the lot. Weighing in at 16.5kg max this is one of the lightest eMTB's in the world. Light, flickable and agile, a mighty fine machine for riders who like to play.
The Rise M-LTD comes with the 140mm Fox 34 Float Factory forks and a Fox Float DPS Factory rear shock with the option to switch to Fox 36 if you prefer. Running gear is provided by Shimano's flagship XTR 12-speed gears and hydraulic brakes, and this model features the ultra light and tough Race Face Next-SL carbon wheelset.
The Orbea Rise M-Team eMTB is a deserving winner of a 2021 Design & Innovation Award. It has a sleek slimline carbon frame, and excellent spec, and is just 17.5kg. Highly regarded for its agile trail performance this is an ebike for someone who wants to take their mountain biking to the next level and someone who appreciates innovation and top quality.
The Rise M-Team is a burly spec. A 29er with 140mm Fox 36 Factory forks and a 150mm Fox DPX2 rear shock. It runs on the excellent Race Face Turbine wheels and comes equipped with Shimano's flagship XTR 12-speed gears and hydraulic brakes. A Fox Transfer Factory Kashima seatpost completes the setup.
The Orbea Rise M10 eMTB is a mid-level model in the 2021 Orbea Rise series, a particularly agile and lightweight carbon trail bike at just 18kg. The Rise M10 is aimed squarely at sporty mountain bikers who love the extra performance that comes with Fox 36 and who want to go further and faster without losing the mountain bike feeling.
The Rise M10 has 140mm travel with Fox 36 Factory forks and 150mm at the rear with a Fox DPX2 rear shock. It runs on the excellent Race Face Turbine 29" wheels and comes equipped with Shimano XT 12-speed gears and Shimano M7100 hydraulic brakes. A dropper seatpost completes the package.