2022 Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay A50 eMTB - Preorder

  • The 2022 Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay eMTB is an aggressive enduro eMTB that takes Rocky Mountain's signature ebike to a whole new level. The new Altitude Powerplay has been completely redesigned. Now a 29er, it has 170mm/160mm suspension Altitude platform which runs on the new Dyname 4.0 electric drive system. A top-performing enduro mountain bike matched with the most powerful drive system on the market. 

  • The A50 model is a mid-range model with alloy frame. It is equipped with RockShox Zeb Select forks, Fox Float X Performance rear shock, 12-speed Shimano SLX /XT gearing. Send it. Shred it. Hammer it at light speed. 

  • Contact us to preorder. Medium frame available. Stock expected before end of March. See the Altitude A70 if you prefer Fox 38 forks. Also available in the Instinct A50 model if you prefer a more trail-oriented eMTB.

    • Drive System: Dyname 4.0 mid-drive 250W 108Nm
    • Battery: 720Wh fully integrated, removable
    • Suspension: RockShock Zeb Select with 170mm travel (front), Fox Float X Performance 160mm (rear)
    • Wheels: 29" 
    • 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 and the highly anticipated new MY22 model is their best yet. 

Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay e-MTB

The 2022 Altitude Powerplay is an aggressive enduro eMTB with 170mm/160mm travel. It now runs on 29" wheels with a slack 63.5 degree head angle, ultra short chainstay and low centre of gravity for great downhill and technical riding. The Altitude has always been known for its legendary handling and ride quality and with a frame and e-drive system designed to honour this reputation it is a thrilling bike to ride.

The Altitude Powerplay Alloy 50 model comes equipped for action with the tuneable combo of 170mm RockShox Zeb Select forks up front and 160mm rear travel with a Fox Float X Performance shock. The WTB 29" rims run on 2.5" wide Maxxis Assegai tubeless ready tires and gearing is a Shimano SLX / XT 12-speed system. 


Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay 2022
Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay 2022


The Dyname 4.0 Drive System. The most powerful 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 4.0 drive system is a completely redesigned system for 2022 . It offers the same amazing power and ride experience, is almost silent, comes with a bigger battery, easier servicing and maintenance and greater customisation options for fine tuning your power settings. 

With 108NM torque it is one of the most powerful climbing motors on offer. It's not just a headline number though.

Rocky Mountain Powerplay e-MTB 2022

The motor offers instant acceleration and responsiveness thanks to its inline torque sensor and it climbs like a mountain goat. With the new inframe 'Jumbotron' display (named with a nod to RM's Canadian links) you can fine tune your power settings for how you prefer to ride. 

The new system comes with a large slimline 720Wh battery and can be easily removed. A piggy-back second battery with an extra 314Wh is also available if you need more range.


E-Bike Technology

Drive system  Dyname 4.0 Mountain Bike Drive | 250w Nominal Power | 700w Peak Power | 108Nm | Rocky Mountain Micro Remote | Low RPM - High Efficiency Classe 1 eMTB System | Designed in Canada
Battery 720 Wh Removable Integrated Li-Ion | xxx g
Option: Overtime pack 314Wh 
Charge time Up to 5 hours from flat
Remote Rocky Mountain Micro Remote
Display
Rocky Mountain Jumbotron | Drive System Customization | Battery & Assist Level | Trip | Speed | Cadence | Top Tube Integration
Rocky Mountain Powerplay Altitude 2022



Bike Specifications*

Frame
FORM™ Alloy. Integrated Display. Mid-High Pivot Smoothlink Suspension System. Press Fit BB. RIDE-4™ Adjustable Geometry + Suspension Rate. 160mm Travel. FORM™ Alloy Rear Triangle
Sizes
M: Suits rider 167.5 - 177.5 cm / 5’6” - 5’10”
Fork RockShox Zeb Select RC 170mm | 44mm Offset
Rear shock Fox Float X Performance | Sealed Bearing Eyelet | 25x8mm F Hardware | All Sizes = 230x62.5mm | Size-Specific tune in FAQ
Wheel size 29"
Tyres
F: Maxxis Assegai 2.5 WT 3C MaxxGrip DD Tubeless Ready // R: Maxxis Minion DHR II 2.4 WT 3C MaxxTerra DD Tubeless Ready
Rims
WTB ST i30 TCS 2.0 Tubeless | 32H / Tubeless Ready - Tape / Valves Incl
Front hub Shimano SLX Boost 15mm
Rear hub Shimano SLX Boost 148mm
Rear derailleur Shimano XT
Shifters
Shimano SLX
Brakes
Shimano MT6120 4 Piston | Metal Pads
Crankset Race Face Ride Cinch 34T | 24mm Spindle | Crank Length: SM - MD = 165mm | LG - XL = 170mm
Bottom bracket FSA BB89.5 24mm
Cassette
Shimano Deore 10-51T 12spd
Chain Shimano M6100
Headset FSA Orbit NO.57E | Sealed 36°x45° Bearings | 30.2mm x 41mm x 7.1mm Upper | 40mm x 51.8mm x 7.5mm Lower | 1.5" Crown Race
Handlebar Rocky Mountain AM | 780mm Width | 38mm Rise | 9° Backsweep | 5° Upsweep | 35 Clamp
Stem Rocky Mountain 35 AM | 5° Rise | All Sizes = 40m
Seatpost Rocky Mountain Toonie Drop Alloy 30.9mm | SM = 125mm | MD = 150mm | LG - XL = 170mm
Saddle
WTB Volt Race 142
Pedals n.a
Weight tbc
Geometry See geometry and further specifications here
Warranty Frame hardware 5 years, Drive components and pivots / axles 1 year
*Note We make every effort to ensure accuracy, but reserve the right to update specifications & prices without notification.

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