NuVinci® Cycling Goes Sportive with N380x(TM)
Introducing a new stepless transmission specifically designed for sportive and cargo bicycle models
AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS / CEDAR PARK, TEXAS, Aug. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NuVinci Cycling, a division of Fallbrook Technologies Inc., extends its product portfolio by introducing its newest NuVinci Optimized(TM) continuously variable planetary transmission (CVP), the N380x, for the trending sportive applications. The N380x will extend the benefits of the NuVinci® stepless technology by making it available to additional bicycle types, use-cases, and riders.
Recently, the market has seen a significant increase in the amount of newly launched bicycle models that are influenced by sportive design approaches but are being used in a non-performance environment. Typically, sportive bike models are used on forest roads or in parks, with a fitness or a commuting purpose and require a suitable, durable, stepless transmission.
"There are quite a few new types of bike models emerging, both in the eBike and traditional bicycle market. Consumers are looking for sportive products to fit into their usual day-to-day commute and new hybrids between city and mountain bikes are meeting those needs. These hybrid models place different demands on their components, therefore we crafted the N380x - specifically designed to meets the needs of the emerging and more sportive models and more importantly, the riders' needs," says Anne Guethoff, Director of Marketing at NuVinci Cycling.
With its ratio range of 380%, and a maximum continuous input torque of 100Nm in certain conditions, the transmission was developed to offer best-in-class performance for sportive and speed pedelec bicycle types, used under full load acceleration. Plus, the 10*135, 12*142, and 12*148 dropout options enable compatibility with B+ tires for better traction. The N380x comes with all common thru axle adapter types, allowing increased frame stiffness and easy maintenance. The anodized housing and laser engraved product branding ensure a high-end appearance over the long-term. To further ensure great material strength and reliable lasting performance, the component selection includes a forged housing and a freewheel with individual spring pawls. To make it even easier for riders to fully focus on the road conditions, the N380x is available with the Harmony(TM) automatic shifting system. Finally, several internal components in the N380x are upgraded from the N380(TM) transmission. These upgrades increase durability and robustness more than any previously produced NuVinci Optimized transmission.
Scott will be the first OEM to launch a model with N380x at EUROBIKE 2017. "Scott is best known for its sportive models. With our newest project, the E-Silence Evo, we wanted to offer our customers an urban eBike with a sportive appeal. The new N380x fits perfectly with the high-end concept of our bike. With its high performance attributes, it allows us to shift steplessly under full motor power. With the modern design, it is the ideal combination for our sportive target group. In addition, by integrating the shifting system into the eBike controls, we are able to offer a clean handlebar and an intuitive control," summarizes Thomas Berger, Product Manager at Scott.
Besides the trend towards more sportive models, the next wave of eBikes is also looking at inner-city transport solutions. Commercial businesses and consumers alike are seeking ways that enable them to easily transport heavier loads over short distances. As a result, the cargo bike segment is growing fast and requires a durable transmission, which allows shifting under higher loads, even at standstill. With the durability and flexibility of the N380x, it perfectly answers those needs. Therefore, cargo bike riders can enjoy stepless shifting, whether they are freewheeling, shifting under heavy load or waiting at a traffic light.
About NuVinci® Cycling
NuVinci Cycling, a division of Fallbrook Technologies Inc., moves people better through its product portfolio of smooth, stepless, automatic and integrated shifting products for bicycles and eBikes. The NuVinci technology incorporated in continuously variable transmissions (CVT) for bicycles has been providing the best rider experiences since 2006. NuVinci Cycling products include the Nfinity(TM) and Harmony(TM) group sets, utilizing the latest versions of the transmissions and controllers. Products from NuVinci Cycling are available globally in over 100 bicycle brands. For more information, visit www.nuvincicycling.com.
About Fallbrook Technologies
Fallbrook Technologies is the inventor of the revolutionary NuVinci® continuously variable planetary (CVP) technology, which enables performance and efficiency improvements for machines that use an engine, pump, motor, or geared transmission system - including urban mobility vehicles, cars and trucks, industrial equipment, and many other applications. Fallbrook has a unique collective development model and community through which NuVinci technology licensees share enhancements, which adds to the value of the technology and accelerates product development. This approach enables forward-looking companies, who wish to create visionary new products with NuVinci technology, to move quickly from concept to market commercialization. Fallbrook is based in Cedar Park near Austin, Texas, USA and holds rights to over 800 patents and patent applications worldwide. For more information, visit www.fallbrooktech.com.
A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/63aad2ff-65ab-4899-b668-bc82b02cd39a
A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/c7ceae79-f4e4-4af3-9dac-1a34aea67fd4
A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/76486d61-6af0-4380-b1e7-22d46289074d
Anne Guethoff, Director of Marketing NuVinci Cycling | a Division of Fallbrook Technologies + 49 160 92290159 Anne.Guethoff@nuvincicycling.com Trammie Anderson, Director of Corporate Marketing Fallbrook Technologies Inc. 512-519-5194 email@example.com
The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.
Source: NuVinci Cycling via Globenewswire
Följ NASDAQ OMX
Skriv in din e-postadress så får du ett mejl när vi har något nytt att berätta.
Senaste pressmeddelandena från NASDAQ OMX
XBiotech Announces First Patient in Study Evaluating MABp1 in Combination with Onivyde® and 5-fluorouracil/folinic acid for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer18.10.2017 16:53 | Pressmeddelande
AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- XBiotech Inc. (NASDAQ:XBIT) announced today enrollment of the first patient into a Phase I single arm study evaluating the maximum tolerated dose of Onivyde® (Irinotecan liposome injection) and 5-fluorouracil/folinic acid in combination with MABp1 in a cohort of patients with advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma and cachexia. The patient has begun treatment at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center under the care of Dr. Andrew Hendifar, the Study's Principle Investigator, Medical Oncology lead for the Gastrointestinal Disease Research Group and Co-Director of Pancreas Oncology at Cedars-Sinai. A total of 16 patients are expected to be enrolled in the study. Dr. Hendifar commented, "We are excited to enroll our first patient in this novel combinatorial therapy for the treatment of advanced pancreatic cancer and cachexia. This is the first attempt to add an anti-inflammatory therapy to standard chemotherapy in an effort to improve the performanc
Nasdaq and SGX Establish Collaborative Listings Agreement18.10.2017 15:42 | Pressmeddelande
NEW YORK and SINGAPORE, Oct. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nasdaq Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) and Singapore Exchange (SGX) today announced the signing of a collaborative agreement in a move to leverage their strengths as two of the leading listings venues in the U.S. and Asia respectively. The new agreement seeks to enhance the channels available for companies to access capital market funding and enhance their corporate profile in both markets. As part of this agreement, Nasdaq and SGX -- who also share a successful, long-term market technology relationship -- are currently exploring the demand among corporates for a concurrent or sequential listing on both exchanges. Nasdaq and SGX are committed to supporting companies that are interested in pursuing this route. "The business landscape today is borderless," said Loh Boon Chye, CEO, SGX. "Fast-growing Asian companies looking to tap the capital markets can choose to list on SGX on Asian home ground, and embark on a listing on Nasdaq
Momentum Group acquires remaining 70 percent of Knut Sehlins Industrivaruhus in Örnsköldsvik18.10.2017 15:00 | Pressmeddelande
TOOLS Sweden (part of Momentum Group) has owned 30 percent of the shares in Knut Sehlins Industrivaruhus AB ("Sehlins") in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden since 2007. Today, TOOLS acquired the remaining 70 percent of the shares in Sehlins, which thus becomes a wholly owned subsidiary. Sehlins generates annual revenue of approximately MSEK 40 and has 14 employees. Sehlins is one of the leading industrial resellers in Örnsköldsvik, an attractive and important market with a number of successful industrial companies. The aim of the acquisition for TOOLS is to continue developing Sehlins as a wholly owned business with a focus on delivering optimal service for existing and potential customers in the local market. Sehlins has been part of TOOLS since the chain was formed in 2003. Closing takes place in October 2017. The acquisition is expected to have a marginal impact on Momentum Group's earnings per share during the current financial year. Stockholm, 18 October 2017
Momentum Group förvärvar resterande 70 procent av Knut Sehlins Industrivaruhus i Örnsköldsvik18.10.2017 15:00 | Pressmeddelande
TOOLS Sverige (inom Momentum Group-koncernen) är sedan 2007 delägare med 30 procent av aktierna i Knut Sehlins Industrivaruhus AB ("Sehlins") i Örnsköldsvik. TOOLS har idag förvärvat resterande 70 procent av aktierna i Sehlins, vilket härigenom blir ett helägt dotterbolag. Sehlins omsätter cirka 40 MSEK per år och har 14 anställda. Sehlins är en av de ledande industriåterförsäljarna i Örnsköldsvik, en intressant och viktig marknad med ett antal framgångsrika industriföretag. Syftet med TOOLS förvärv är att fortsätta utveckla Sehlins som en helägd verksamhet med fokus på att serva nuvarande och potentiella kunder på den lokala marknaden på bästa sätt. Sehlins har varit en del av TOOLS sedan starten av kedjan 2003. Tillträde sker i oktober 2017. Förvärvet bedöms ha en marginell påverkan på Momentum Groups resultat per aktie under innevarande räkenskapsår. Stockholm den 18 oktober 2017 Momentum Group AB (publ) För ytterligare inf
Colliers International Expands in Washington, D.C.18.10.2017 14:30 | Pressmeddelande
Acquisition of Beltway Real Estate Services Firm Strengthens Ongoing Commitment to the Region TORONTO and WASHINGTON, Oct. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leading global commercial real estate services firm Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CIGI)(TSX:CIGI) announced today the acquisition of leading tenant representation advisory firm Serten Advisors. With its office in Tysons Corner, the firm serves global, national, and regional clients with a highly skilled and experienced team of professionals that have more than 100 years of combined experience. "This strategic acquisition positions Colliers to gain additional market share and win new business in the vibrant and competitive Suburban DC markets," said Marty Pupil, Colliers International President | U.S. Brokerage. "Adding Steve and Paul and the rest of their talented leadership team to our existing group of professionals in the region will further position Colliers as the commercial real estate services firm of
InSphero to Present Novel 3D Human Liver Fibrosis Model at Annual Liver Meeting® in Washington, DC18.10.2017 14:00 | Pressmeddelande
InSphero AG / InSphero to Present Novel 3D Human Liver Fibrosis Model at Annual Liver Meeting® in Washington, DC . Processed and transmitted by Nasdaq Corporate Solutions. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. New 3D InSight(TM) Human Liver Fibrosis Model represents a powerful tool for screening efficacy and safety of anti-fibrotic drugs in vitro. Schlieren, Switzerland, Oct. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InSphero AG, the leading supplier of assay-ready 3D cell culture models for accelerating drug discovery and development, will present data characterizing and demonstrating the utility of its new 3D InSight(TM) Human Liver Fibrosis Model for screening efficacy of anti-fibrotic drugs. The findings will be presented at oral and poster presentations this Friday at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD) Conference in Washington, DC. Anti-fibrotic therapi
I vårt pressrum kan du läsa de senaste pressmeddelandena, få tillgång till pressmaterial och hitta kontaktinformation.Besök vårt pressrum