Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay A30 eMTB 2021

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  • The Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay eMTB is Rocky Mountain's signature ebike. It showed the world that you can have an e-mountain bike that looks and handles as good - no, better - than a non-ebike. The Altitude Powerplay is made for aggressive trail riding. It's legendary 27.5" wheel and 160mm dual suspension Altitude platform combined with the especially-developed Dyname 3.0 drive system opens up the door to new riding boundaries.

  • With torque of 108Nm this e-mountain bike will get you up any mountain and the sassy Altitude platform will get you down, fast. A very large 672Wh battery is neatly integrated into its frame and provides excellent range for those higher and further rides. The A30 model comes with Shimano Deore 11-speed gearing, a dropper seatpost and 160mm Rockshox suspension front and rear. 

  • Contact us to order. Limited stock and sizes available. 
    • Drive System: Dyname 3.0 Class 1 eMTB mid-drive 250W 108Nm
    • Battery: 672Wh fully integrated
    • Range: Up to 130km
    • Suspension: RockShock 35 Gold with 160mm travel (front), RockShox Deluxe Select+ (rear)
    • Wheels: 27.5" 
    • Brand: Rocky Mountain
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Altitude Powerplay: No Mountain Too High 

Rocky Mountain took the Altitude's legendary handling and ride quality and integrated the most powerful drive system on the market and bam: one of the most powerful, most capable e-mountain bikes ever. The Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay has wowed the crowds from Day 1. 

Rocky Mountain designed their own drive system, the Dyname 3.0, so they could retain the geometry and great handling characteristics of their non-motorized models rather than having to design a frame around an off-the-shelf drive system. According to the MTB press, they nailed it!  The Altitude Powerplay is a true no-compromise e-mountain bike. 

Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay A50 eMTB

The Altitude has a sporty mountain bike geometry with a slack 64.5 / 65 degree head angle, ultra short chainstay and low centre of gravity for great downhill and technical riding. Optimised suspension kinematics such as the Rocky Mountain RIDE-9 adjustment system and Smoothlink suspension allows riders to quickly fine tune their geometry and suspension.

The Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay Alloy 30 model comes well equipped for action with Shimano Deore 11-speed gearing, Shimano 4120 Trail 4 piston brakes and a dropper seatpost. The 27.5" wheels are agile and flow-ready and you can convert to tubeless in a flash with the tubeless ready rims and tires. 

Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay A50 eMTB
Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay A50 eMTB

The Dyname 3.0 Drive System. The Most Powerful Mid-Drive Available.

With a bespoke motor Rocky Mountain are able to design their e-mountain bikes to reflect the ride quality of their highly evolved non-motorized bikes. The Dyname 3.0 drive system is different from other motors in many ways and the ride is sensational. 

First up you have to mention the torque. 108Nm! The most powerful climbing motor on offer on Australia. It's not just a headline number though. The motor offers instant acceleration and responsiveness thanks to its inline torque sensor and climbs like a mountain goat.  Thanks to the high capacity 672Wh battery you can climb further, higher and faster than on any other ebike and, but for the sound of the chain feeding through the guides, its quietness and seamless integration make it hard to distinguish as an ebike.

An iWoc Trio handlebar mounted remote controls the motor with just three buttons - including a very strong 'ludicrous' mode -  and all information can be accessed through an app on your phone. Riders can select from three assist levels plus a walk assist mode.

With a three-year warranty on the electrics (two for the battery) and a design that allows for quick and easy servicing you have peace of mind on reliability and serviceability as well.  

Rocky Mountain Instinct Powerplay Alloy 50 eMTB
Rocky Mountain Instinct Powerplay Alloy 50 eMTB

Rocky Mountain Powerplay eMTB. Climbing Ain't Dead. 

If you need inspiration to get out there and ride then watch this great video of just how much fun, and capable, a Rocky Mountain Powerplay is.  The pioneers of 'freeriding', Rocky Mountain show how free you can be. 

E-Bike Technology

System  Powerplay
Dyname 3.0 Class 1 eMTB Drive | 250w | 108Nm
672 Wh Fully Integrated Li-Ion
Optional Overtime Pack 330Wh $995
Range Up to 130km
48V FAST Charger
80% Charge in 2:10
100% Charge in 3:50

Display iWoc TRIO V3 Remote w. ANT+ LEV communication
Warranty 36 Months (3 Years) - electrics
Two years - battery
Rocky Mountain Instinct Powerplay Alloy 50 eMTB

Bike Specifications

Frame FORM™ Alloy. Full Sealed Cartridge Bearings. Press Fit BB89.5. Internal Cable Routing. 2-Bolt ISCG05 Tabs. RIDE-9™ Adjustable Geometry + Suspension Rate. 150mm Travel.
S (42cm), M (46cm), L (48cm), XL (52cm)
Fork RockShox 35 Gold RL 160mm | 37mm Offset
Rear shock
RockShox Deluxe Select+ 150mm
Wheel Size 27.5"
Tyres F: Maxxis Minion DHF 2.5 WT EXO Tubeless Ready // R: Maxxis Aggressor WT Double Down Tubeless Ready 27.5 x 2.5
WTB ST i30 TCS 2.0 Tubeless | Tubeless Ready - Tape | Valves Incl | 32H
Rear derailleur Shimano Deore 11spd
Shift lever Shimano Deore 11spd
Brakes Shimano 4120 Trail 4 Piston | Resin Pads | RT64 203mm F Rotor | RT64 203mm R Rotor
Race Face Ride Cinch 34T
Bottom bracket
Shimano SM-BBMT500
Shimano Deore 11-51T 11spd
Chain KMC X11-1
Seatpost Rocky Mountain Toonie Drop Composite 30.9mm
Rocky Mountain AM 780mm
Rocky Mountain Lock On Light
Rocky Mountain 31.8 AM
FSA Orbit NO.57E
WTB Volt Race 142
Pedals n.a
Weight 24.65kg
Geometry See geometry and further specifications here
Warranty Frame hardware 5 years, Drive components and pivots / axles 1 year

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