ROCK MACHINE Heatwave e30

An eMTB Rock Machine Heatwave e30 with Shimano Steps E5000 central drive system.

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Why this e-bike?

  • Equipped with a 400W frame battery.
  • The Shimano STePS E5000 central motor ensures high performance.
  • The SC-E6010 Luxus display is designed for maximum efficiency and accuracy.
  • Shimano BR-MT200 disc brakes with 180 and 160 mm discs.

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For 80 kg riders, with a battery capacity of Wh when driving with maximum assistance after a predominantly , the range on this e-bike will be approximately
(Setting specific assistant mode, electro-technical state, battery age, ambient temperature, aerodynamics and driving technique could affect the overall range)

Trekking or cross e-bike is the right choice for your long and enjoyable bike trips. On greatebike.eu you will find only touring and trekking e-bikes with a high range at an attractive price. Cross e-bikes are specifically designed for light terrain.

Central drive

Shimano STEPS E5000


Shimano’s lightest motor to date delivers a smooth yet powerful natural riding experience, capable of solidly handling all your daily activities.


  • Weighs only 2.5 kg for a light feel and easy handling
  • Switch easily between power-assist options  
  • Up to 200% max support to effortlessly get you anywhere you need to go
  • Virtually silent and compact drive unit, so all you notice is its expert support
  • Natural riding feeling for pure comfort 
  • Built to be ridden in all weather conditions
  • Every time you stop, auto down-shift is enabled for an easy start (Di2 only)
  • Fully automatic shifting option for stress-free riding (Di2 only)


The E5000 drive unit produces an efficient torque of 40 Nm. Integrates innovative motor technology into a practical, quiet and lightweight drive unit (2.5 kg, which is 380 g less than other SHIMANO STEPS drive units) for a smooth, powerful yet natural riding experience. Combined with a 504 Wh or 418 Wh battery, your e-bike nicely gets where you need it-in time and without sweat! The motor is specially designed to handle the demands of urban environment.



Drive unit central
Rated power 250 W
Max. torque 40 Nm
Voltage 36/43/48 (DCV)
Max. support up to 200%
Max. support Speed 25 km/h
Weight 2.5 kg

From the humble garage-days back in 1994 to the present fast changing times, Rock Machine has always followed one basic principle: Having fun behind the bars. Sure there are months in front of the computer, sure there are miles & miles on the jetplanes, sure they spent countless of hours by refining even the smallest frame details.



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Drive type Shimano STePS E5000 - mid drive - 40 Nm
Control display SC-E6100 Luxus
Capacity and battery type 420 Wh (36V/11.6Ah) Li-Ion
Frame type and material Alu 6061,T6 STePS Multibutted
Front fork SR Suntour XCM-ATB DS - 100 mm
Shifters and derailleur Shimano Altus SL-M2000 RapidFire Plus, Shimano Altus RD-M2000-SGS Shadow, 1x9
Type and brand of brakes hydraulic Shimano BR-MT200, disc 180/160 mm
Crankset FC-E5000 38 t/ cranks 170 mm
Saddle and seat post RM XCF Sport, ONE Sport
Tyres Freedom Dual 29×2,10"
Weight including battery 22,0 kg / 19" (L)