FluentTM

Smart Riders, Smart Cities
& Smart Transportation

The FluentTM offers a radical new bicycle experience in terms of performance, comfort and style. It’s quite simply the most efficient and responsive suspension on the market, and yielding unsurpassed control, stability & energy-efficiency – it’s a quantum leap forward for transportation and commuting (and good old-fashioned bicycle fun!)

 


Smart Wheels
For Smart Riders

SoftWheel is bringing about a revolution in bicycle technology that will change the way people travel, commute, and play. Ride smoothly over obstacles with confidence and comfort – off-road, down and up curbs – even down stairs! With SoftWheels on every bicycle, cities and communities will be spending less energy … having much more fun!

Smooth, Fluid & Style

The Fluent’sTM Adaptive RigidityTM technology is tuned to absorb the bumps that matter and stay rigid over the ones that don’t – without sacrificing high-performance. SoftWheel creates a uniquely fluid ride experience. It’s the best of both worlds in one radical wheel system.

Your Personal Power Plant

The FluentTM is the most energy-efficient wheel system ever created. In fact, SoftWheels help riders ride faster using less energy. Track tests show gains of up to 16.4% more energy compared to traditional suspension systems – with improvement in performance.

Fluent HD
Pedal (pair)

SIZES
27.5”(584mm), 29” (622mm)


SUSPENSION

– Suspension stroke 40mm
– Preload range 320-550N
– Hydraulic Rebound Damping
– In-Wheel Suspension
– Adaptive Rigidity
– Super Rapid Shock-Reset
– Hyper-load Gas Spring

 

RIM
Al / Magnesium / Carbon
Width 22-27cm
Depth 35-45mm
Proprietary Design

HUB
Tripod Aluminum 6061 T6 (Front)
Tripod Aluminum 6061 T6 (Back)

AXLE
100 x 9mm/15mm (Front)
135 x 9mm/142mm x 12mm (Rear)

LOAD LIMIT
254 lbs (115 kg)

Fluent B
Bike Share Systems (Pair)

SIZES
26″ (559mm), 27.5”(584mm), 29” (622mm)

SUSPENSION
– Suspension stroke 25mm
– Preload range 350-600N
– Hydraulic Rebound Damping
– In-Wheel Suspension
– Adaptive Rigidity
– Rapid Shock-Reset
– Heavy Duty Construction
– Designed for use with solid tires

 

RIM
Aluminum 6061 T6
Width 22-27cm
Depth 35-45mm
Proprietary Triple-Walled Design

HUB
Dynamo (Front)
Internal gear (Rear)

AXLE
100 x 9mm / 15mm
176 x 10mm (bolt on)

LOAD LIMIT
254 lbs (115 kg)

Fluent E
Electric (Pair)

SIZES
27.5”(584mm), 29” (622mm)


SUSPENSION

– Suspension stroke 40mm
– Preload range 350-650N
– Hydraulic Rebound Dampening
– In-Wheel Suspension
– Adaptive Rigidity
– Rapid Shock-Reset
– Motor is sprung mass 

 

RIM
Aluminum 6061 T6
Width 22-27cm
Depth 35-45mm
Proprietary Triple-Walled Design

HUB
Tripod Aluminum 6061 T6
Proprietary Hub Motor

AXLE
100 x 9mm/15mm
150 x 11mm (bolt on)

LOAD LIMIT
254 lbs (115 kg)

See the FluentTM in Action