Center Gearbox Unit
Automotive knowledge and engineering for the perfect bicycle gear shift – that’s Pinion. We stand for durable gearboxes, placed in the frame in a central position. The new C1.12 delivers perfect function in all situations – no problems with sand, snow or in muddy conditions. Like all Pinion gearboxes, the new C1.12 works free from wear, shifting is always pretty precise. Pinion gearboxes do not need any adjustment. It’s design is smart and compact, it fits seemless in modern bikeframes and allows an ergonomic Q-Factor of only 166 mm. The new magnesium body saves more than 30% of weight compared to aluminium. With the C1.12, shifting works as intuitive and easy-going as biking itself.
This established drive unit now appears in a compact and cheaper version. It’s impressively lightweight thanks to the good choice of materials.