Tern Verge S8i Satin Metallic Grey

Product no.: TERNVERGES8I

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£2,100.00
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The Verge S8i is the world’s most versatile ultra-low-maintenance folding bike. It’s designed around a Gates belt drive and Shimano’s 8-speed internal-gear Alfine hub. The result is a practically silent super-commuter with no greasy parts or protruding derailleurs, plus a gear range for any incline. The S8i has an extra-long wheelbase and Schwalbe Big Apple tires, so it rolls confidently over any and all potholes. It will get you there quickly, cleanly and most importantly, in style.

  • Shimano Alfine 8-speed internally geared hub for low-maintenance riding
  • Revolutionary Gates Carbon Drive drivetrain for a quiet, light and clean bike
  • Shimano Deore hydraulic disc brakes for extreme stopping power
  • Andros™ handlebar stem for tool-free riding position adjustments on the fly
  • Bright, wide-beam Valo™ Light powered by the BioLogic Joule™ 3 electricity-generating hub
  • Schwalbe Big Apple tyres with Kevlar puncture protection
  • Folds in under 10 seconds to fit under a desk
  • Mudguards for rainy days
  • Cargo Rack for hauling up to 25 kg (55 lb)
GENERAL INFO
SPEEDS:  1 x 8
WEIGHT:  14.3 kg (31.5 lb)
GEAR INCHES:  27" - 83" (2.15 - 6.60 m)
FOLDING SIZE:  42 × 8 × 73 cm (16.5 × 3.1 × 28.7 in)
FOLDING TIME:  10 sec
FRAME SIZES:  One size
DISTANCE: SEATPOST TO HANDLEBAR:  57 - 64 cm (22.4 - 25.2 in)
DISTANCE: SADDLE TO PEDAL:  71 - 96 cm (28 - 37.8 in)
SUGGESTED RIDER HEIGHT:  142 - 190 cm (55.9 - 74.8 in)
MAX GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT:  120 kg (264.6 lb)
MAX RIDER WEIGHT:  105 kg (231.5 lb)
FRAME
FRAME:  Tern Verge, hydroformed aluminium w/ smooth TIG welding, OCL+ joint, 3 patented technologies
FORK:  Tarsus, 6061-AL, hydroformed
COCKPIT
HANDLEPOST:  Tern Physis 3D (G2), 3D forged, 5 patented technologies, 12°, 350 mm
STEM:  Tern Andros, adjustable, forged construction, patented technology
HEADSET:  Flux Pro, angular contact bearings, Physis integrated
HANDLEBAR:  Kinetix Comp, double-butted 6061-Al
GRIPS/BAR TAPE:  Phorm, w/ bar end
SADDLE:  Tern Porter+, patented GripPad design, PrimeGel padding
SEATPOST:  Stasis by Syntace, 7050-Al, hard-anodized
SEATPOST CLAMP:  Syntace OverLock
BRAKES  FRONT BRAKE:  Shimano, hydraulic disc
REAR BRAKE:  Shimano, hydraulic disc
BRAKE LEVERS:  Shimano, hydraulic disc
BRAKE CABLE & HOUSING:  Shimano, hydraulic
WHEELS
FRONT HUB:  BioLogic Joule 3 dynamo, disc
REAR HUB:  Shimano Alfine, 8 spd
SPOKES AND NIPPLES:  Stainless, double-butted
RIMS:  Kinetix Comp, doublewall
TYRES:  Schwalbe Big Apple 55-406, puncture protection, Reflex
TRANSMISSION
SHIFTER(S):  Shimano Alfine, 1 x 8 spd
CRANKSET:  Gates Carbon Drive
CASSETTE/FREEWHEEL:  Gates CDX, precision CNC machined cog
BOTTOM BRACKET:  Cartridge, sealed bearings
CHAIN:  Gates Carbon Drive belt
PEDALS:  MKS UB-LITE EZY, QR
SHIFTER CABLE & HOUSING:  Shimano
BELLS & WHISTLES
BELL:  Pitch, brass
KICKSTAND:  Rear mount, Pletscher design
CLIP SYSTEM:  Magnetix 2.0
LUGGAGE SOCKET:  Yes
FRONT LIGHT:  Tern Valo 2, integrated, 41 lux/150 lumens
REAR LIGHT:  Spanninga Pixeo XDS
MUDGUARDS:  SplashGuard, stainless hardware
RACK:  Tern Cargo Rack
 

The Gates belt drive is the ultimate commuter drive system: it’s clean, light, quiet, and requires zero maintenance.

Clean:  Unlike chain drive systems, the Gates belt drive doesn’t require any grease. It’s always dry and clean—an extra bonus when you’re riding with your nice trousers or squeezing onto a crowded subway.

Light:  The Gates belt, rear sprocket, and front sprocket together weigh less than just the chain it replaces.

Low Noise:  The Gates belt runs silently—always—unlike a chain that needs regular lubrication to run quietly.

Zero Maintenance:  The Gates belt does not stretch (unlike a chain) and will last twice as long. It won’t rust and never needs lubrication—a big plus if you ride in wet, icy weather and roads get salted in the winter.

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