Are Gearboxes The Future? | EMBN Show 286

Published on July 5th 2023


At Eurobike 2023, one topic seemed to dominate conversations - gearboxes! Several brands introduced integrated motors and gearboxes, but it's safe to say Pinion's Motor Gearbox Unit (or MGU for short) was the one firmly in the spotlight. In this week's EMBN Show, Adam and Steve discuss the pros and cons of gearboxes, look at some new bikes coming up this year, and take a look at some of the photos you've been sending in! ⏱ Timestamps ⏱ 0:00 - Intro 0:22 - Thoughts on gearboxes, belt drive, & more 6:15 - News 8:25 - Cool Places 10:04 - Feedback 13:11 - Weekly Question 13:35 - Bike Vault 15:22 - Getting Social Useful Links: Ride with us at the Global Bike Festival 👉 Submit your Photo and Video to us 👉 Check out the latest EMBN jerseys! 👉 What new product or advance in EMTB tech has made you buy a new bike, or consider buying a new bike? Let us know in the comments! Watch more on EMBN... 📹 We Ride 9 Revolutionary eBike Motor/Drives! 👉 📹 Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist 👉 📹 Watch our Features Playlist 👉 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎵 Rasul (Instrumental Version) - Royal Messenjah Centaur Decimiter - Sven Lindvall Heavy Breeze - Thompson Town Flowers Shiny Eyes - Sven Lindvall #embn #ebikes #emtb #ebiking The Electric Mountain Bike Network (EMBN) is the world’s leading electric mountain bike (eMTB) channel and community. Dedicated to igniting your passion for eMTBs, EMBN delivers weekly original content to inspire you to take your riding further, faster – and with more fun. Whether you live to conquer the techiest terrain – both up and down; to access and explore the beautiful backcountry; or simply to pack as much fun as you can into the precious riding time you have, EMBN is dedicated to covering eMTB from every angle. From inspiring you to go electric – helping you understand what you need, where and how to ride to get the best from your eMTB experience, and more – through showcasing and exploring the latest, most innovative tech, empowering and entertaining features, to skills videos that help you progress and can tackle ever-more adventurous terrain, and much, much more. Every week we bring you informative and entertaining videos on… - The know-how… - The skills… - The tech… - The inspiration… go faster and explore more! EMBN is mountain biking… fully charged: helping you go faster, further, and with more adventures than ever before. Join the EMBN community: Facebook: Instagram: Twitter: Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon: Husqvarna: Ergon: Garmin: Peaty's Products: Pirelli Tyres: Nukeproof Pedals: MET Helmets: Bluegrass: Watch our sister channels: Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Racing - GMBN Tech - Global Cycling Network - GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training -