Subvert IO 5

Subvert i/O Electric equipped bikes partner with your own pedaling efforts in order to amplify the output beyond that of a conventional Subvert courtesy of its battery powered drive unit. Subvert i/O 5 is a Plus specific bike designed to master rocky terrains, offer confidence diving into turns, and be a fully capable off-road adventure companion in all weather conditions. Add to that the power of i/O Electric, and the Subvert i/O HT5 is a force to be reckoned with. Features include a 6000 series alloy 27.5" Plus geometry frame with a tapered head tube. Its ultra cushy ride comes courtesy of its Suntour Raidon Boost Plus fork with 120mm of travel with tapered steerer and a thru-axle, combined with U-40 27.5" Plus rims, finished with Kenda Havoc Pro 27.5 x 2.8" 120tpi folding bead tires. Effortless shifting comes courtesy of a Shimano Deore 6000 1X10 Shadow Plus rear derailleur and shifter partnering with its Shimano e8000 38t crankset. Shimano MTB specific e8000 drive unit with 250 watts of power, 70 Nm of torque, and 504 watt battery with a 4 hour recharge from flat form the power plant that allows you glide uphill to do more of what you love, go back down it again.


  • Subvert i/O X6 Aluminum frame for Shimano STePS E8000 motor, Tapered head tube
  • Suntour Raidon 34mm, Boost LOR-DS 27.5" Plus fork, 120mm travel, 15mm thru-axle, w/ hydraulic lockout
  • Shimano STePS E8000 drive unit / 250 Watts / 70Nm Torque, 504 w/h STePS E8000 battery
  • Shimano Deore RD-6000, 10-spd, Shadow Plus rear derailleur, Deore 10-spd, 11-42T Cassette
  • Shimano E8000 crankarms, forged, 38T chainring
  • Shimano M395 hydraulic disc brakes, 180mm rotors


Frame Subvert I/O X6 Aluminum frame for Shimano STePS E8000, Tapered head tube
Fork SR Suntour Raidon 34mm, Boost LOR-DS 27.5" Plus, 120mm travel, 15mm Thru-Axle, w/ Hydraulic Lockout
Colors Charcoal / Neon Yellow
Cranks Shimano E8000, forged, 38T Chainring
Pedals N/A
Chain KMC X10-E
Bottom Bracket N/A
Front Derailleur N/A
Rear Derailleur Shimano Deore, RD-M6000, 10-spd, Shadow Plus
Derailleur Shifter Shimano Deore RapidFire+ 10-spd
Freewheel/Cassette Shimano Deore HG-500, 10-spd, 11-42T
Tires Kenda HAVOC 27.5x2.8", 120tpi, Aramid beads, Tubeless Compatible
Wheels/Rims Weinmann U-40 TL, Tubeless Ready, 27.5"x40mm, Double Wall
Braking System
Brakes Shimano M395 Hydraulic Disc, 180mm Rotors
Brake Levers Shimano M396 Hydraulic
Other Components
Grips WTB Ace Dual Clamps
Handle Bar Pivit X6 Alloy riser bar, 750mm / 785 wide; 15mm rise
Stem Pivit 3D Forged X6 alloy
Headset FPD Dozer 1-1/8"-1.5", w/ Bottom AC Bearing
Saddle WTB Rocket Sport
Seat Post Pivit X6 Alloy 2-Bolt 31.6 x 350mm
Seat Clamp


Size Head Angle Seat Angle Top Tube (Effective) Seat Tube (C-T) Chainstay Length BB Drop Wheel Base Stand Over Stack Height Reach
XS / 14.5 67.5° 75 / 71.5° 565 368 465 56 1126 748 631 371
S / 16 68° 75 / 71.5° 585 406 465 56 1140 750 634 390
M / 18 68° 75 / 72.2° 615 457 465 56 1177 752 643 423
L / 20.5 68° 75 / 72.8° 630 520 465 56 1193 770 652 435
XL / 22 68° 75 / 72.8° 640 559 465 56 1209 799 662 447

*Actual retail price may vary based on any added dealer freight, tax, and assembly fees