Benjamin Brill
Benjamin Brill
Project Coordinator Award
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Sandra Janjanin
Sandra Janjanin
Project Coordinator
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Kathrin Ruf
Kathrin Ruf
Project Coordinator
+49 7541 708-412
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Stephan Fischer
Stephan Fischer
Coordinator Visitor Service
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Project Y

The Future of Roadbikes

Award   GOLD WINNER 2017
Category   E-Bikes & Pedelecs
Company   FOCUS

Roadbikes are made to push humans to their limits. It combines archaic targets of speed and technological progress within one performance sport equipment, which stands for maximum of performance. Our target is to move in a new direction. We want maximum Performance – every single minute, no matter which distance. You´ll feel the “E” just when you need it. In the mountain, in the terrain, on your first pedal. If you need the last bits of performance, it’s there. The riding performance it just like a normal road bike. 25km/h is easy to overcome without any pedal resist. Support up to 400 Watt. Two by only - high rang of gears. Maximum performance in every situation.

Outstanding in the following evaluation criteria

  • Degree of innovation
  • Functionality
  • Design
  • Weight/ pack size

Jury Statement

Until now, the trend towards electrification had largely passed road bikes by. We are convinced that this is set to change with Project Y. The future trend is already apparent in the prototype with its inspired design and integrated evation drive.