Go Further with an eBike

shimano system

Shimano's Steps power system has taken the world of eBikes by storm, offering smooth, highly effective power delivery . One of the most influential forces in the world of cycling, Shimano have channelled their engineering expertise into designing the Steps line-up. Their motors deliver unparalleled reliability and tunability.

Merida collaborate closely with Shimano to create the optimum eBike frames, offering riders an incredibly natural riding feel. 

For peace of mind, Shimano offer an after sales service network across the UK and Ireland.





Our eBikes carry a variety of display options; either the Shimano Steps display or the EW-EN100 junction box, allowing smartphone/ 3rd party display connectivity.

Important information such as the motor support level and battery charge is visible on the micro LED display.




Compact Bluetooth and ANT Private enabled display offering essential motor, battery and riding information on one protected unit. Sitting neatly against the stem, the SC-E8000 shows the assist level in a colour code, as well as in text, it also has the ability to indicate the chosen gear if linked to a Di2 shifting system.


Offers the major functions of the top-level SC-8000 display, excluding the colour coded assist level indicator. The unit fits neatly onto the handlebar, near the stem so it's well protected and easy to read, without dominating the cockpit. The unit can connect via Bluetooth and ANT Private to Shimano’s e-tube project app for easy tunability and health checks.


Easy to operate, three button display with larger, easy to read screen that shows most major functions at the same time. The SC-6100 display is Bluetooth and ANT Private enabled for easy connectivity with Shimano’s e-tube project app for easy tunability and health checks. 


Top level shifter, based on the design and functionality of the Di2 shifter, making switching between the various power assist levels fast, easy and intuitive. 


Compact shifter with clearly defined buttons for fast and reliable shifting between the assist modes. Compatible with all Shimano Steps systems.


Easy to operate shifter with larger buttons to switch between High, Normal, Eco and Off modes. Compatible with all Shimano Steps systems. 


eBike specific Shimano cranks featuring Hollowtech II technology offer a balance of stiffness, strength, weight and rotating performance. The ultra-lightweight hollow crank arm connects to a hollow axle for a perfect power transfer. Cranks are tailored to match the intended use and specification of the bike. 






Like all other Shimano STePS parts, their batteries are compatible with all motor, shifter and display units so that the over-all system can be perfectly tailored to the budget and the intended use. New for 2020 is the internal battery which will join the two existing semi-integrated batteries. All are removable for easy transportation and remote charging.

Powerful internal lithium-ion battery that offers 504 Wh, charges from zero to 100% in 5 hours via the EC-E6000 charger and retains at least 60% of its original battery capacity after 1,000 charging cycles. The aluminium cased battery is extremely compact allowing us to seamlessly integrate into the downtube. The waterproof design is impact and vibration resistant.

Powerful lithium-ion battery that offers 504 Wh, charging from zero to 100% in 5 hours via the EC-E6000 charger. The compact design allows ample space for the rear shock and plenty of top tube clearance. Its waterproof and impact and vibration resistant. A small LED display shows the charge level.

Compact lithium-ion down tube battery pack offering 418 Wh and an approximate charging time of 4 hours via the EC-E6000 charger. The unit can be charged for 1,000 charge cycles without significant power loss. A small LED display shows the charge level.