Subvert IO 9

i/O Electric equipped bikes enhance your own pedaling efforts in order to amplify the output beyond that of a conventional bike courtesy of its battery powered drive unit. Top of the line Subvert i/O 9 is a Plus specific bike that neutralizes rocky terrains, throws itself into turns confidently, and is 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 9 is a force to be reckoned with. Features include a 6000 series alloy 27.5" Plus geometry frame with a tapered head tube. A Rockshox Revelation RC 29" B Boost Plus fork with 130mm of travel with tapered steerer and a thru-axle, combined with WTB Scraper i35 Plus rims, finished with Kenda Havoc Pro 27.5 x 2.8" 120tpi folding bead tires. A semi complete Shimano XT 11 speed drive train partners 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 for the i/O 9 that allows you glide uphill to do more of what you love...and that's go right back down again.


  • Subvert i/O X6 Aluminum frame for Shimano STePS E8000 motor, tapered head tube
  • Rockshox Revelation RC 29"B Plus fork, Boost, 35mm stanchions, 15mm Stealth Maxle, Solo Air, 130mm travel, w/ hydraulic lockout
  • Shimano STePS E8000 drive unit / 250 Watts / 70Nm Torque, 500 w/h STePS E8000 battery
  • Shimano XT Di2, 11-spd, Shadow Plus rear derailleur, XT 11-spd, 11-42T Cassette
  • Shimano E8000 crankarms, forged, 38T chainring
  • Shimano SLX M7000 hydraulic disc brakes, pads w/ fins, 180mm rotors
  • TranzX Internal dropper post 6x100mm x 31.6mm


Frame Subvert I/O X6 Aluminum frame for Shimano STePS E8000, Tapered head tube
Fork RockShox Revelation 27.5" Plus / 29" Boost, 35mm stanchions, 15mm Stealth Maxle, Solo Air, 130mm travel, w/ Hydraulic Lockout
Colors Black / Cyan
Cranks Shimano E8000, forged, 38T Chainring
Pedals N/A
Chain KMC X11-E
Bottom Bracket N/A
Front Derailleur N/A
Rear Derailleur Shimano XT Di2, 11-spd, Shadow Plus
Derailleur Shifter Shimano XT Di2 11-spd Switch
Freewheel/Cassette Shimano Deore XT M8000, 11-spd, 11-42T
Tires Kenda HAVOC 27.5x2.8", 120tpi, Aramid beads, Pro EMC, Tubeless Compatible
Wheels/Rims WTB i35, Tubeless Ready, 27.5"x40mm, Double Wall
Braking System
Brakes Shimano SLX M7000 Hydraulic Disc w/ Pad Fins, 180mm Rotors
Brake Levers Shimano SLX M7000 Hydraulic
Other Components
Grips Ritchey MTN Trail WCS Locking, 135mm
Handle Bar Pivit X6 Alloy riser bar, 750mm / 785 wide; 15mm rise
Stem Pivit 3D Forged short X6 alloy
Headset FPD Dozer 1-1/8"-1.5", w/ Bottom AC Bearing
Saddle WTB Rocket Sport
Seat Post TranzX Internal Dropper w/ Remote, 31.6x350mm, 80 or 100mm
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° 74 / 71.5° 565 368 465 56 1121 746 627 371
S / 16 68° 73.8 / 71.° 585 406 465 56 1135 748 630 390
M / 18 68° 74 / 72.2° 615 457 465 56 1172 750 639 423
L / 20.5 68° 73.8 / 72.° 630 520 465 56 1188 768 648 435
XL / 22 68° 73.6 / 72.° 640 559 465 56 1204 797 658 447

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