Haibike Lyke CF 11 2023 Electric Bike
Brand new for the 2023 model year, the Haibike Lyke CF 11 is the middle model in the Lyke CF range.
Newly developed and designed specifically for super fast trail riding, the 3 new Haibike Lyke models are aimed at bridging the gap between non-electric mountain bikes and the vast majority of electric bikes on offer which are largely all 22kg or in many cases, much more.
In the last couple of years manufacturers seen a shift in the market for electric mountain bikes and no longer are people looking purely at the biggest possible motor and battery.
Whether you already own a "full fat" electric bike and you want something that feels closer to your old ordinary bike or if this is your first and you want all of the fun, handling characteristics and balance of a normal bike without having to slog it out to the top of the trail, the Lyke CF models are for you.
Ultra-lightweight carbon frame
Hours of trail blazing fun from the built in 430Wh battery
Top of the range 12 Speed Shimano XT M8100 Gearing
Brand new Fazua Ride 60 250W 60Nm motor
Optional 210Wh bolt on range extender
Brand new and more powerful than ever, the Fazua Ride 60 motor and drive system is designed to offer an individually tunable, aestheticically pleasing integration whilst allowing full rider control.
Weighing in at just 4.2Kg for the entire system, this strong but ultra lightweight systems provides strong but lightweight assistance from a package which is compact and unintrusive. The heard o the system, the Fazua Ride 60 drive system peaks at 450W while staying super silent.
The built in 430Wh battery has enough capacity for hours of trail riding fun, is removable for charging and can be boosted with another 210Wh from the optional range extender.
The 2023 Haibike Lyke CF 11 is the mid-specification model in the range but still equipped with some of the very best components on offer in this model year.
This brand new trail orientated eBike comes with the latest Fox Float Performance rear shock for the very best in tuning capability - perfect turns without cutting any corners. Packed with trail grabbing features, this shock is designed to exceed the demands of the Fox factory team riders.
At the front of the bike, the Lyke CF 11 comes with the Fox Float 36 Performance 140mm forks. Working in harmony with the rear shock, they offer a lightweight and ultra robust chassis with adjustable air spring.
This 'eMTB Approved' fork ensures ultimate stiffness and control where eMTB demands are tougher.
What goes up, must come down and what comes down, needs to be able to come to a stop!
Haibike have equipped the Lyke CF 11 with anchors from the very top shelves at Shimano in the form of the XT BR-M8120. Reserved for only the top spec bikes each year, these 4 piston hydraulic brakes are designed for fast, flowing and technical cross country and trail riding where the highest levels of performance for the lowest possible weight cost is required.
Setting new standards of drivetrain silencing, the XT M8100 derailleurs, through decreased tension in the lower gear positions and an added bumper offer next to silent operation.
Larger 13t pulley wheels reduced overall provide better chain management while increasing efficiency and are directly compatible with boost 12 speed cassettes.
The matching 10-51T cassette gives the rider an almost unparalleled range in ratio. Not only does it offer an unbelieve level of low range torque for the steeped of climbs, but the 10t bottom end means you wont be held back in top end speed either.
Shimano XT brakes are striaght from the top level parts shelf. Their 4 pistons offer incredible bite force and modulation.
Weighing in at as little as 18kg, the 2023 Haibike Lyke CF models were designed to provide intuitive assistance and peak torque inside the range of normal, high-quality trail riding componentry.
Fast direction changes and precise, playful handling aren't something normally associated with eBikes but with the ultra sporty nature of the Haibike Lyke model range, it'll feel just like riding your conventional trail bike, with a healthy push for the hills!
Absolutely everything was considered when designing this brand new electric mountain bike. The frame materials and manufacturing process, the components and even the brand new motor and drive system were all individually selected for their unique power to weight ratio and performance characteristics.