Ride Like a Pro-Cyclist With Shimano’s Electronic Gear Shifts [Pics]

Ride Like a Pro-Cyclist With Shimano’s Electronic Gear Shifts [Pics]
technology

The Alfine Di2 is equipped with an advanced system usually found on professional road bikes.

Yi Chen
  • 5 april 2012


The Alfine Di2 road bike comes with Shimano’s advanced electronic shifting system. Shimano originally designed the electronic shifting system for its high-end Dura-Ace bicycles. The system relies on small electrical charges as opposed to wires to allow for fast, smooth, and accurate gear changes.

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