Verge S8i

The Super Commuter

The Verge S8i is the world’s most versatile ultra-low-maintenance folding bike. It’s designed around a Gates belt drive, Shimano’s 8-speed internal-gear Alfine hub, and a ceramic-black matte frame. 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™ 2 front light powered by the BioLogic Joule™ 3 electricity-generating hub
  • Schwalbe Big Apple tires with Kevlar puncture protection
  • Folds in under 10 seconds to fit under a desk
  • Fenders for rainy days
  • Optional rear rack for hauling a load
  • 20" wheels
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La Verge S8i es la bicicleta plegable más silenciosa que he podido probar en mi vida. [The Verge S8i is the quietest folding bike I've ever tried in my life.]

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Specifications

General Info
Speeds:
1 x 8
Weight:
14,3 kg (31,5 lb)
Gear Inches:
27" - 83" (2.15 - 6.60 m)
Folding Size:
420 × 810 × 730 mm (16,5 × 31,9 × 28,7 wśród)
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 Load Weight:
105 kg (231,5 lb)
Max Rider Weight:
105 kg (231,5 lb)
Frame
Frame:
Tern Verge, hydroformed 7005-Al w/ smooth TIG welding, 3 patented technologies
Fork:
Tarsus, 6061-AL, hydroformed
Cockpit
Handlepost:
Tern Physis 3D (G2), 3D forged, 5 patented technologies
Stem:
Tern Andros (G2), 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:
BioLogic Phia, PrimeGel padding
Seatpost:
Stasis by Syntace, 7050-Al, hard-anodized
Seatpost Clamp:
Syntace OverLock
Brakes
Front Brake:
Shimano Deore, hydraulic disc
Rear Brake:
Shimano Deore, hydraulic disc
Brake Levers:
Shimano Deore, hydraulic disc
Brake Cable & Housing:
Shimano
Wheels
Front Hub:
BioLogic Joule 3 dynamo, disc
Rear Hub:
Shimano Alfine, 8 spd
Spokes and Nipples:
Stainless, double-butted
Rims:
Kinetix Comp, doublewall
Tires:
Schwalbe Big Apple 55-406, puncture protection, Reflex
Transmission
Shifter(s):
Shimano Alfine, 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
Fenders:
SplashGuard, stainless hardware
Rack(s):
Tern Cargo Rack

*Note: These are our standard model specifications. The bike's weight and folded dimension may not include racks and fenders. The specifications for your country may differ slightly. We do our best to ensure that the specifications listed here accurately reflect the exact parts found on our production bikes. However, component changes do occur for various reasons and there may be brief delays on site updates. We reserve the right to make component changes without prior notification, which may cause discrepancies with the information listed on the web.