Felt SportE 85 HP 2017
The Felt SPORT-E85 HP is a part city bike and part road bike, Light weight at only 40lbs. One of the lightest bikes on the market equipped with the Bosch Performance Line motor and battery. Felt didn’t make any compromises to keep this bike lightweight; this seamless e-bike is equipped with high-quality Shimano components, integrated USB charging, perfect geometry, long range, and is excellent for climbing hills.
Whether you’re looking to optimize your commute, cruise to the coffee shop or enhance your workout, Felt Sport-E85 HP has you covered. With frames designed for the smoothest of rides and upright body positioning, Felt’s electric pedal-assist bikes are the most comfortable on the road.
An ideal commuting partner or workout buddy, the Felt Electric city bikes feature lightweight, durable frames that are designed for high-performance riding, but its upright handlebar position ensures maximum comfort and steering control. Whether your goal is getting to work swiftly
and efficiently, enhancing your workout or enjoying a casual ride through town, the city bikes are versatile ebikes that can do it all. With a timeless design inspired by classic European city bikes, Felt Electric bicycles are perfect bike for getting around town quickly and in style.
At only 40lbs, the Felt SPORTE 85 HP is one of the lightest bikes on the market equipped with the Bosch Performance Line motor and battery. Felt didn’t make any compromises to keep this bike lightweight; this seamless e-bike is equipped with high-quality Shimano components, integrated USB charging, perfect geometry, long range, and is excellent for climbing hills. If you’re looking to ride down the bike path, or for your daily commute, the low and centered weight of the agile Felt SPORT-E85 HP, makes this e-bike the bike for you.
Brakes: The Felt SPORTE 85 HP is equipped with high-quality Shimano M615 hydraulic disc brakes. With 160mm front and rear Centerlock rotors. These brakes are low-maintenance and very responsive. No matter how hard you ride stopping should be no concern.
Drivetrain: The Felt SPORTE 85 HP has all the range you could want with a 10 speed Shimano Deore XT RD-M781-SGS Shadow: long case rear derailleur paired to a 350W Bosch mid drive motor with a Shimano SLX SL-M670 10-speed Rapid Fire shifter. This Felt electric bike’s high efficiency and dynamic handling is enhanced by an innovative and highly precise optical sensor which controls the drive.
Frame: The Felt SPORTE 85 HP features an extremely lightweight hydro-formed downtube Double Butted 6061 aircraft grade aluminum Bosch designed frame, with Dynaform seat and chain stays, integrated kickstand and a Basta lock mount. It has a high strength to weight ratio and is highly resistant to corrosion, keeping you on the trail for years to come. The frame also features some unique qualities such as a ControlTapered headtube, reducing stress and adding stability, a cable inlet system giving the bike an elegant solution for routing the wires and cables. The incredible lightweight of this frame, makes this bike an excellent bike for easy climbing.
Sizing Options: The Felt SPORTE 85 HP comes in a variety of sizes; Extra Small (44cm), Small (48cm), Medium (52cm), Large (55cm), and Extra Large (58cm). If you’re unsure of what size would be best for you, please contact us so that we can assist you in finding your correct fit.
Wheelset: Keeping inline with the lightweight theme of the Felt SPORTE 85 HP, it’s Shimano WH-RX05, 28 Holes clincher rims front and Rear, with Centerlock Hubs and a Shimano Quick Release Lever. Although they are lightweight, these wheels have a rim height of 24mm, Shimano’s trademark angular contact bearing and double-contact sealing with Centerlock disc rotor mounts making these wheels long lasting, and sturdy. The wheels are ideal for cycling on pavement or mild off road use.
Color: It comes with one color option: Hi Gloss Black with Shadow Flouro Red accents.
Top Speed: The Felt SPORTE 85 HP has a top speed of 28 mph.
Warranty: Felt offers a lifetime warranty on their frames and forks. Felt also offers a two year warranty on the Bosch eDrive Units (motor, battery, and Intuvia control).
Accessories: The Felt SPORTE 85 HP does not come with any accessories but we can make recommendations based on your needs. Our team has a lot of experience outfitting bikes with additional accessories, so be sure to reach out to us if there’s anything you may need.
Motor: The Felt SPORTE 85 HP utilizes the Bosch 350 Watt Generation 2 Performance motor delivering up to 60Nm of torque, rated as the best in the industry. The new Bosch Drive Units are fitted with sensors for power, pedal rate and speed with a sampling rate of 1,000 readings per second using a modern 32-Bit processor, the motor seamlessly adjusts to your abilities. In addition, Bosch also developed an automatic gear changer for the new systems: when changing gears the torque is reduced, so that damage to the gears and chain is noticeably reduced. The new Bosch Generation 2 motor systems are extremely responsive, giving a natural and smooth ride.
Drive Modes: The Bosch eSystem features a variety of drive modes to meet a wide range of needs, including the option to turn assist modes off. Turbo mode offers maximum power assistance with the motor contributing an additional 275% to the rider’s pedal power. Sport mode will give immediate power assist for sport riding and contributes 170%. Tour mode is optimal for long tours because of its consistent power and adds 110% to the rider’s efforts. Eco mode is the most effective drive mode to get maximum range by contributing 50% power. Lastly, the Felt SPORT-E85 HP has the option to turn off all assist modes and the bike will perform as a normal non-assisted bike would.
Display: The dual mode display has two main functions; to allow the rider to control drive parameters, and to display system information, including distance, time and speed. The control pad allows you to access all the computer and drive functions remotely, leaving your hands on the bar to maintain safety and security. To change motor settings while riding, simply push the large, glove friendly keys on the handlebar control pad. This ensures safety and stability, while still allowing you to control the motor for optimal performance.
Functions at a Glance:
- Five user-selectable power modes to choose from (Eco, Tour, Sport, Turbo & OFF)
- Speed: Current, average, and top
- Trip distance and total
- Clock and riding timer
- Current motor performance
- Remaining Range based on current use
- Off-Board Use: All functions can still be accessed even when the control panel is removed
- USB port to connect to your GPS, phone or MP3-Player
- Motor Assistance of up to 4mph when guiding the bike on foot- WALK MODE
- High precision distance measurement, even after a wheel change
Top Speed: Like most electric bikes sold in the US, the Felt SPORTE 85 HP has a top speed of 28 mph in keeping with federal law. There are ways to remove this speed limit for use on private roadways, however the jury is still out on how this will impact your Warranty. Until we get an official word from Felt, we’re going to err on the side of caution. Please contact us to learn about the concerns with making this modification.
Range: The Felt SPORTE 85 HP utilizes Bosch’s extremely efficient 400Wh battery with a range of up to 60 miles in Eco mode under optimal conditions. Range will always vary depending on use of drive mode, how much you pedal, the type of terrain, and the rider’s weight.
Battery: The Felt SPORTE 85 HP comes standard with Bosch’s latest and greatest energy dense 5.5 pound shockproof PowerPack 400 system, a 400Wh, 36V11ah lithium ion battery. The lightweight lockable and removable downtube mounted battery gives the SPORTe great weight distribution, handling, and ease of use. The charger weighs less than 2 lbs. and can charge the battery on or off the bike to 50% in 1.5 hours and fully in 3.5.
Hi Gloss Black (Shadow, Flouro Red)
Felt Electric Fitness/Commuter, Boschspecific,
Felt rigid Hydroformed 6061 aluminum
FSA No. 42 1.125″ – 1.5″ integrated
Felt SL design 3D-forged aluminum
Felt 6061 double-butted
Ergon GS1-L, w/aluminum clamp
Shimano SLX SL-M670 10-speed Rapid Fire
Shimano Deore XT RD-M781-
Felt Electric Boschspecific
18T Bosch specific chainwheel
Bosch Performance Speed
VP-615 Felt design, low profile body, PP
Bosch 400Wh frame type battery pack
|Freewheel / Cassette||
Shimano CS-HG 500
Shimano BL-M615 hydraulic
Shimano BR-M615 hydraulic:160mm
Custom Felt internally routed shift cables w/
Ergon SMC 30, black w/CrMo rails
Felt twin clamp micro-adjust 6061
Felt bolt-type 6061 aluminum
|Rims / Wheeleset||
Shimano WH-RX05 wheelset:
Shimano WH-RX05, 28H: Centerlock
Shimano WH-RX05, 10-speed cassette
Schwalbe Energizer KevlarGuard, reflective
Felt Sport-e style alloy fenders: w/stainless
Herrmans H-One DC 45Lux headlight,
Felt 6061 aluminum tube style frame
Felt SportE Electric Bike Sizing
|XS (44cm)||5’2″ – 5’6″|
|S (48cm)||5’7″ – 5’10”|
|M (52cm)||5’10” – 6’2″|
|L (55cm)||6’1″ – 6’4″|
|XL (58cm)||6’3″ – 6’6″|