Introducing SHIMANO CUES Di2 for E-Bike Platforms

Plus, anti-lock braking with all-new SHIMANO ABS

Inspired by the steadfast commuter and rider demand for trouble-free drivetrain longevity and performance, SHIMANO CUES brings a new purpose-built, dedicated lifestyle component brand to every ride. SHIMANO CUES will offer a new foundation for versatility and durability across a range of bikes and is featured on SHIMANO’s new LINKGLIDE e-bike drivetrain.

Today, SHIMANO introduces the new e-bike specific SHIMANO CUES Di2 drivetrain and its unique integrations with the all-new EP6 and updated EP801 e-bike platforms. Together, SHIMANO CUES Di2 and SHIMANO’s EP systems unlock the revolutionary FREE SHIFT and AUTO SHIFT WITH MANUAL OVERRIDE technologies for a smoother and more confident ride experience.

 

Unlock the power of smart braking control in any condition with the SHIMANO ABS anti-lock braking system. Delivering smoother, more consistent braking power, SHIMANO ABS helps recreational riders, commuters, and those with a heavy cargo load maintain control.

SHIMANO CUES Di2

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For those who would rather focus on the ride or desire a hassle-free commute, SHIMANO CUES Di2 brings premium Di2 shifting technology and long-lasting, smooth shifting LINKGLIDE durability to the top tier of lifestyle e-bike drivetrains.

 

The highly adaptable SHIMANO CUES Di2 groupset from SHIMANO integrates Di2 advanced electronic shifting with SHIMANO’s e-bike system technology, enabling the revolutionary new automatic shifting mode, AUTO SHIFT WITH MANUAL OVERRIDE as well as the never-before-seen ability to shift without pedaling with FREE SHIFT mode. Utilizing SHIMANO e-bike’s centralized battery power source and integrated smart systems, SHIMANO CUES Di2 delivers smooth, fast, and decisive shifting, for a continuously comfortable cadence.

 

Enjoy the luxury of always having the right gear when rolling through city streets thanks to SHIMANO’s system of smart e-bike components. Let the SHIMANO CUES Di2 system take control when coasting to a stop, automatically finding the optimal gear for when the light turns green.

CUES Di2 Components

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RD-U6070

  • 11-speed LINKGLIDE
  • Maximum low sprocket: 50T
  • Medium Cage
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RD-U6050

  • 10-speed LINKGLIDE
  • Maximum low sprocket: 43T
  • Medium Cage

 

Features:

  • Precision Electronic Di2 Shifting
  • Durable and Seamless 10-speed LINKGLIDE Drivetrains
  • Enables SHIMANO’s All-New AUTO SHIFT WITH MANUAL OVERRIDE and FREE SHIFT Modes

CUES Di2 Shifting Modes:

  • AUTO SHIFT WITH MANUAL OVERRIDE
  • SHIMANO’s advanced automatic shifting while pedaling and coasting

 

  • FREE SHIFT
  • SHIMANO’s unique shifting technology allowing riders to shift without pedaling
  • Manual and auto both available
  • Full Manual Electronic Shifting

Compatibility:

  • SHIMANO EP600 and EP801 Drive Units

SHIMANO ABS

Maintain more control in any condition with SHIMANO’s new anti-lock braking system – powered by Blubrake and in combination with SHIMANO brakes. Using a wheel speed sensor at the front brake together with a built-in motion sensor in the electronic control unit, SHIMANO ABS enables controlled braking force and more consistent stopping power.

 

No more unwanted skids, rear wheel lifts, or jarring movements when stopping quickly. Instead, you’ll experience smoother, more consistent braking performance, perfect for cargo bikes with heavy loads, daily commuters, and recreational riders looking for added control on the bike.

To download product images, please visit:

Favicon for media.shimano-eu.com Media kit: SHIMANO CUES EP6 EP CARGO DI2 | Shimano Newsroom media.shimano-eu.com
Favicon for media.shimano-eu.com Media kit: DEORE XT DI2 with EP8 | Shimano Newsroom media.shimano-eu.com

NOTES TO EDITORS:

  1. Embargo: Monday, 11th July 2022, 18:00 CEST
  2. About Shimano Europe: Founded in 1921, Shimano is dedicated to helping its customers get closer to nature, supporting people to realize their dreams and create new lifestyles. That comes with the desire to create outstanding cycling products and apparel. With 100 years’ experience in creating internationally renowned bicycle components, Shimano is proud to have developed products that continue to take countless athletes to victory and provide the means for limitless global bicycle journeys. For more information see: bike.shimano.com

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