Microshift shows ‘concept’ electronic drivetrain

By Stephen Frothingham

TAIPEI, Taiwan (BRAIN) — Taiwan’s Microshift is getting into the electric-shifting game, at least conceptually. Microshift said its design is intended for the mid-priced market, not the upper-end market where other brands have introduced their electronic offerings.

The company showed off a prototype mountain bike rear derailleur and shifter at the Taipei Cycle Show last week.

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Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News