Liv SyncDrive E-bike Motor, Powered by Yamaha
Powered by and co-developed with Yamaha, SyncDrive motor was born for a simple reason — so you can experience riding on your terms and with way more fun. The SyncDrive motor pedal assistance mimics human output so well that the feeling is pretty much superhuman. SyncDrive motors not only provide smoothly-integrated pedaling power, but are also sonically tuned for quiet performance.
• SyncDrive Pro • SyncDrive Sport • SyncDrive Life
SyncDrive Pro Motor
The lightweight and powerful SyncDrive Pro motor comes in a compact package, delivering a performance-oriented ride. Whether you want to find fitness inspiration, fly up technical trails, or conquer an E-bike cross country race, the SyncDrive Pro delivers.
Built to perform at the highest level and for achieving athletes, this motor offers a powerful 80 Nm force with a max 170 rpm in the two upper support modes (Sport, Power). Riders experience no power loss while reaching higher levels of cadence, making steep climbs more accessible. Further, the motor has narrow clutch spacing and kicks in instantly, which is especially noticeable on climbs when ratcheting is required to get up an over those tricky sections. The rider can select and tune the support ratios up to 360%, creating exactly what she wants to get from the motor and control how the E-bike handles.
Now with updated Smart Assist technology, with six sensors instead of four, the power integration is more natural feeling than ever before. This supportive, capable, and customizable motor opens the doorway for more fun and challenging mountain bike terrain, creating a truly freeing ride experience.
SMART ASSIST: Applies automatic calculations for an extremely natural and smooth ride, providing the amount of power a cyclist needs at the perfect part of the pedal stroke.
SUPERIOR POWER OUTPUT: Liv’s most powerful motor technology with an impressive 80 Nm of torque and six support modes that provide a snappy and smooth response.
TUNEABLE PERFORMANCE: Fine-tune the support ratios for a more controllable ride experience that matches your need, whether it’s dialing it to your favorite trail or figuring out the most fun and effective way to gain on-road fitness.
LIGHTWEIGHT & COMPACT: Motor engages instantly when power is applied to the pedals. This helps the rider control the bike when accelerating and offers reliable performance on steep climbs and low speeds.
SyncDrive Sport Motor
Ideal for riders seeking a do-it-all E-bike, the updated SyncDrive Sport motor nails it when it comes to commuting and recreational needs alike.
With 70 Nm of torque providing support up to 140 rpm, the compact SyncDrive Sport motor offers high power even at low speeds. The result is a quiet, comfortable and powerful riding experience. Now with a 6-sensor Smart Assist Technology and faster response time (from 500ms last year to 190ms), pedaling in any situation from steep climbs to quick accelerations feels naturally strong.
SMART ASSIST: Applies automatic calculations for an extremely natural and smooth ride, this system provides the amount of power a cyclist needs at the perfect part of the pedal stroke.
TUNEABLE POWER: Impressive power up to 360%, even at slow uphill speeds with tunable support ratios, providing the optimal ride for your pedaling desires and needs.
INSTANT RESPONSE: The SyncDrive Sport motor engages instantly with that first pedal stroke. This helps the rider when accelerating and offers reliable performance on steep climbs or navigating tricky trail sections.
SyncDrive Life Motor
Whether you want to wander through the city or commute to your next appointment by bike, the SyncDrive Life motor was designed to get you there! SyncDrive Life is ideal for E-bikes with low step-through frames and offers a natural, unintimidating feeling while riding. SyncDrive Life offers a quiet performance while delivering power for an extremely comfortable and relaxing E-bike riding experience.
MY20 SyncDrive Life motors have Smart Assist, where the sensors determine the power needed while biking. Choose to be in Smart mode and let the system toggle between support modes to achieve your optimal motor input.
COMFORTABLE RIDING EXPERIENCE: Impressive power with Smart Assist technology, so all you have to do is ride the bike with ultimate comfort, ease of mind and the freedom to move.
SUFFICIENT SUPPORT: Enjoy an extremely smooth and natural ride, this system delivers the amount of power a cyclist needs at the perfect part of the pedal stroke, with 60 Nm providing up to a 300% support ratio.
QUIET PERFORMANCE: SyncDrive Life delivers quiet, smooth support for a calm and easy riding experience.