2001 PAS Smile (PJ26)
(2001 / Electrically Power Assisted Bicycle)
This electrically power assisted bicycle featured a new rear hub power unit not seen on conventional models. It had a newly developed compact motor built into the rear wheel’s hub that gave a smoother feeling to the ride and also enabled a slim frame comparable to a regular bicycle and a lightweight body, all at a price under 70,000 yen. Its appearance heralded in the “2nd generation” of PAS bicycles.
- Overall length × width × saddle height: 1,893mm × 560mm × 765-890mm
- Weight: 25kg
- Motor type: DC brush type
- Rated output: 235W
- Running distance per charge: About 30km in Standard Mode (general roads)
- Price: ¥69,800
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