Xtracycle Edgerunner 8e
The Xtracycle Bosch Electric Edgerunner 8e is designed to be safe, durable, and grow with you for a lifetime. The bike’s small 20” rear wheel makes loading children or cargo easy, and the low center of gravity helps make the bike stable, even riding with your kids. Longer than most other bikes, the ride feels steady, no matter what you’re carrying. Made out of chromoly steel, which is reliable, strong, and lightweight. Also features a low step-over height and an upright riding position.
The Xtracycle Edgerunner 8e is designed to be safe, durable, and grow with you for a lifetime. The bike’s small 20” rear wheel makes loading children or cargo easy, and the low center of gravity helps make the bike stable, even riding with your kids.
Frame: The Edgerunner 8e features a sturdy chromoly steel frame, which is reliable, strong, and lightweight. It has a high strength to weight ratio and is highly resistant to corrosion. Also features a low step-over height and an upright riding position.
Drivetrain: The Edgerunner 8e comes standard with 8 speeds utilizing a Shimano cassette and a Shimano Altus 8-speed rear derailleur. It features a Shimano 8-speed trigger shifter on the handlebars that makes shifting quick and effortless.
Top Speed: Like most electric bikes sold in the United States, the Bosch Electric Edgerunner 8e has a top speed of 20 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 Bosch, we’re going to err on the side of caution. Please contact us to learn about the concerns with making this modification.
Sizing Options: The Xtracycle Edgerunner comes in two sizes; 16.5” (41.91 cm) and 19” (48.26 cm). If you’re unsure of which size would be best for you, please contact us so that we can assist you in finding your correct fit.
Tires: The Xtracycle Edgerunner 8e comes standard with front-specific and rear-specific tires. The front tire is a CST City 26″ tire and the rear tire is a bit of a smaller tire sizing at 20”. This tire combination is excellent for hauling cargo or children.
Warranty: There is a three year warranty on the Edgerunner 8e frame and a two year warranty on the Bosch motor system.
Accessories: 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.
Battery: The Edgerunner 8e comes standard with Bosch’s energy dense 5.5 lbs shockproof PowerPack 400 system, with a 400Wh, 36V11ah lithium ion battery. The lightweight lockable and removable downtube mounted battery gives the Edgerunner 8e 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 hours.
Display: The variable mode Bosch Intuvia LCD 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.
Range: The Xtracycle Edgerunner 8e 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.
Motor: The Edgerunner 8e utilizes the Bosch 350 Watt Generation 2 Performance center-drive 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. The Bosch Generation 2 motor systems are extremely responsive, giving a natural and smooth ride.
Riding 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 Edgerunner 8e has the option to turn off all assist modes and the bike will perform as a normal non-assisted bike would
Front triangle, high tensile strength steel. Rear triangle, chromoly steel
100% Chromoly Steel
Color + clear coat
Tektro Aquila, cable actuated
Tektro Aquila, cable actuated
Shimano, Shifter Integrated
FSA The Mallet
25.4mm clamp, 10 deg sweep, 640mm width
28.6×25.4mm, 15 deg rise, 60/90mm extension (Sm/Lg)
Velo Ergonomic Cork Grips
Shimano Altus 8-speed
22t Bosch-specific cog
Shimano HG-41 11-34
Bosch Performance Line 350w, 60Nm torque, pedal-assist to 20 mph
Bosch Lithium Ion 400Wh, 11Ah, 36V
Bosch charger (uses standard U.S outlet)
|Front and Rear Hub||
Formula DC-20 with Cup and Cone Bearings
26″ Double-walled Alloy with Eyelets, 36H 23mm Wide
20″ Double-walled Alloy with Eyelets, 36H 23mm Wide
2.0mm (14G) Stainless Steel
CST City Tire, 26″
CST City Tire, 20″
34.9mm with Quick Release
31.6mm Alloy, 350mm/400mm (Sm/Lg)
“Xtra-Comfort” Xtracycle Saddle
|Weight (Large with kickstand)||
Xtracycle Edgerunner Electric Bike Sizing
|S/M (16.5″)||5′ – 5’8″|
|M/L (19″)||5’6″ – 6’2″|