29" Wheels allows you to roll over the toughest terrain and give you confidence.
The Dyname 3.0 has been designed to provide a sleek and powerful motor.
Ride 9 offers you 9 positions to fine tune your geometry with a pair of allen keys to make it easy.
The Alloy frame is designed to ensure strength, weight, and ride quality.
The Instinct Powerplay will take you to the places you never thought possible. When it comes time to head out the door for that all-day ride into the alpine, you’ll be riding further and faster than ever before on what is our most versatile e-MTB yet.
Taking our Powerplay™ line up the next level, the Instinct Powerplay integrates our powerful Dyname 3.0 drive system on a 29” wheeled platform for fast rolling rides and long distances. Featuring the iWoc TRIO remote, our RIDE-9 adjustment system, tweaked suspension kinematics, and great small-bump sensitivity, the Instinct Powerplay™ is perfect for the big epic rides!
Your Powerplay bike uses a mid-drive slider to control the force of the chain and direct it to the drive pinion. This is a sacrificial wear item and should be cleaned, inspected, and replaced as necessary. Keep the chain clean and lubricated to prolong the life of the slider. English French German
Dyname™ 3.0 drive
Designed in Canada, in collaboration with Propulsion Powercycle, the Dyname™ 3.0 drive system is a sleek, lightweight, and powerful electric assist that pushes the boundaries of electric bikes. Its compact, low-mounted motor allows us to design electric mountain bikes to our suspension and handling standards—with proper geometry and ideal pivot placement. The system provides class-leading torque, instant power response, and super-fast charging.
Size Specific tune
Size Specific Tune ensures that riders of all sizes get the right balance of small-bump compliance, mid-stroke support, and end-stroke progressiveness. Our design team does custom shock tunes based on real world field testing, and adjusts each tune for specific frame sizes.
FORM™ tubesets utilize premium materials to meet our strict requirements. Each FORM™ tube that we create is engineered for its specific purpose within the frame, ensuring optimized strength, weight, and ride quality.
RIDE-9 adjustment system
The RIDE-9™ adjustment system allows riders to quickly fine-tune their geometry and suspension with a pair of Allen keys. Nine configurations are possible thanks to two interlocking chips.
Adjust your RIDE-9™ position for geometry before considering suspension effects, or variables like air pressure and shock compression. Make gradual, incremental changes, take notes, and be methodical. Don’t adjust in a hurry before a big ride. Take your time and enjoy the process.
Smoothlink™ suspension is efficient yet supple when you’re on the pedals and across a wide range of gears. It features a controlled end-stroke and a rate-curve that feels more capable than the travel would suggest. This four-bar suspension design philosophy is centred on ride characteristics; each bike platform we develop balances variables like anti-squat, axle path, chain growth, rate curve, anti-rise, etc. to achieve the legendary Rocky Mountain ride feel.
|frame||FORM™ Alloy. Full Sealed Cartridge Bearings. Press Fit BB. Internal Cable Routing. 2-Bolt ISCG05 Tabs. RIDE-9™ Adjustable Geometry + Suspension Rate.|
|drive system||Dyname 3.0 Drive 250w / 48v. iWoc TRIO Remote|
|battery||Li-Ion 672 Watt/Hr|
|sizes||S - M - L - XL|
|fork||RockShox 35 Gold RL 140mm E-MTB Approved 44mm Offset|
|shock||RockShox Deluxe Select+ RT|
|headset||FSA ORBIT NO.57E|
|stem||ROCKY MOUNTAIN AM|
|handlebar||ROCKY MOUNTAIN AM 760MM|
|grips||Rocky Mountain Lock On Light|
|brakes||Shimano MT420 4 Piston / Shimano RT64 203mm / Shimano RT64 203mm|
|brake levers||Shimano MT420 4 Piston|
|rear derailleur||Shimano Deore|
|cranks & chainrings||Race Face Ride Cinch 34T|
|bottom bracket||Shimano SM-BBMT500|
|cassette||SunRace CSMS2 11-46T|
|front hub||Shimano MT400 Boost 15mm|
|rear hub||Shimano MT400 Boost 148mm|
|rims||WTB ST i35 TCS 2.0 Tubeless|
|tires||Maxxis Minion DHF EXO Tubeless Ready 29 x 2.6 / Maxxis Rekon EXO Tubeless Ready 29 x 2.6|
|seatpost||Rocky Mountain Toonie Drop 30.9mm|
|saddle||WTB Volt Race 142|
|weight||24.3 KG / 53.6 LBS|
*All specifications listed are subject to change without notice.
|FRAME||FORM™ Alloy. Full Sealed Cartridge Bearings. Press Fit BB. Internal Cable Routing. 2-Bolt ISCG05 Tabs. RIDE-9™ Adjustable Geometry + Suspension Rate.|
|DRIVE SYSTEM||Dyname 3.0 Drive 250w / 48v. iWoc TRIO Remote|
|Battery||Li-Ion 672 Watt/Hr|
|SIZES||S - M - L - XL|
|Fork||RockShox 35 Gold RL 140mm E-MTB Approved 44mm Offset|
|Shock||RockShox Deluxe Select+ RT|
|Headset||FSA ORBIT NO.57E|
|Stem||ROCKY MOUNTAIN AM|
|Handlebar||ROCKY MOUNTAIN AM 760MM|
|GRIPS||Rocky Mountain Lock On Light|
|BRAKES||Shimano MT420 4 Piston / Shimano RT64 203mm / Shimano RT64 203mm|
|Brake Levers||Shimano MT420 4 Piston|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Deore|
|CRANKS & CHAINRINGS||Race Face Ride Cinch 34T|
|Bottom Bracket||Shimano SM-BBMT500|
|Cassette||SunRace CSMS2 11-46T|
|FRONT HUB||Shimano MT400 Boost 15mm|
|REAR HUB||Shimano MT400 Boost 148mm|
|RIMS||WTB ST i35 TCS 2.0 Tubeless|
|Tires||Maxxis Minion DHF EXO Tubeless Ready 29 x 2.6 / Maxxis Rekon EXO Tubeless Ready 29 x 2.6|
|Seatpost||Rocky Mountain Toonie Drop 30.9mm|
|Saddle||WTB Volt Race 142|
|Weight||24.3 KG / 53.6 LBS|
|Fork Travel||121 - 140mm|
|Shock Travel||121 - 140mm|
|Max Assisted Speed||32km/h|
|29" Wheels||29" Wheels allows you to roll over the toughest terrain and give you confidence.|
|Powerful Motor||The Dyname 3.0 has been designed to provide a sleek and powerful motor.|
|Ride 9 Adjustment||Ride 9 offers you 9 positions to fine tune your geometry with a pair of allen keys to make it easy.|
|Strong Alloy Frame||The Alloy frame is designed to ensure strength, weight, and ride quality.|