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Pathlite:ON SUV, Canyon’s multipurpose electric bike is updated with more autonomy

The new one Canyon Pathlite:ON SUV is the new electric bicycle from the German manufacturer belonging to the Pathlite:ON family, which includes the models more versatile Of the brand. That is to say, under that umbrella you can find urban bicycles, der route or those suitable for exercising in leisure time. Its main novelty is the inclusion of a 750Wh capacity batterywhich provides greater autonomy, and two types of frame.

The main novelties provided by the Canyon Pathlite:ON SUV are its frame and the new pedaling assistance system. Regarding the first, it is possible to select between two options. The first is a classic aerodynamic and sporty geometry, based on a frame step over with the upper bar almost horizontal. In the second case, step-through, this bar is dispensed with to make it easier to get on and off the bike. If the first case is designed for more adventurous tours on trails, the second case is more suitable for urban trips that require mounting and dismounting the bicycle many times. In both cases, it only has one front suspension in charge of a Suntour EVO AIR fork with 100 mm of travel.

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Canyon Pathlite:ON SUV Canyon’s most versatile electric bike that can be configured with two different frames and drivetrains

The design of the frame tries to innovate on the most common classic frames, which is what allows its versatile use. It has a robust rear pannier rack compatible with Ortlieb 3.1 QL anchors capable of supporting up to 25 kilograms of load and that also make it easier to put on and take off the bags. The frame allows to hitch a Croozer brand cart type trailer in which everything you need for camping can be transported. In this way the Canyon Pathlite:ON SUV becomes a true vehicle for adventure.

Regarding the electrical assistance system, the Canyon Pathlite:ON SUV relies on Bosch Gen 4 engine (fourth generation), the most powerful of those offered by the German supplier, which although limited to 250 W by regulations, has a high torque output, 85Nm. It is capable of increasing the performance of the cyclist up to 340% offering very natural assistance sensations, thanks to the inclusion of a torque sensor that detects the movement of the pedals by the cyclist. This engine includes Tour+ mode that switches between ECO and TOUR modes depending on the terrain being traversed, saving battery power and maximizing range.

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The Canyon Pathlite:ON SUV features a sturdy rear pannier rack that can be hooked up to a Croozer-brand dolly trailer.

The Pathlite:ON SUV range is offered in addition to two types of frame in two different models that differ in the transmission system. Thus, the top model includes an Enviolo derailleur accompanied by a Gates CFX carbon strap. The entry model, which also does not have the Bosch Kiox 300 screen, only available in the higher version, entrusts the transmission to a metal link chain and a derailleur with a conventional Shimano Deore XT derailleur and cassette.

The Canyon Pathlite:ON SUV is available for purchase via the Canyon website Starting from a price of €4,199 from the Pathlite:ON 7 SUV ST to the €4,699 of the Pathlite:ON 8 SUV ST.

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