Internally Geared Hubs

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Internally Geared Hubs

Varsity Bike & Transit is excited to offer a full range of internally geared hubs and purpose built bikes utilizing this low maintenance, reliable and user-friendly shifting option. We offer these hubs from Sturmey-Archer, Shimano, Rohloff, Sram and Nuvinci. Check out our internally geared hubs page below for more details on our hub selection. We have a broad selection of traditional bikes featuring this style of hub from GT, FeltTorker, Breezer. We’re also very excited to offer a selection of traditional Dutch style bicycles from Babboe and Christiana.

Hubs

Nuvinci N360Click for details

$349.99

The Nuvinci is the world’s first continuously variable hub. This means that there are no set gear ratios, instead the Nuvinci allows you to select any ratio within its 360% range.

Number Of Gears

N/A

Gear Range

360%

% Steps Between Gears

N/A

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

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Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

Mavic Open Pro w/ Sapim Butted Spokes $464.99

SRAM Automatix 2 SpeedClick for details

$89.99

The Automatix automatically shifts between its gears depending on how fast you’re going. It’s a simple and fun way to add some versatility to a single speed commuter.

Number Of Gears

2

Gear Range

124%

% Steps Between Gears

24%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

N/A

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

Mavic Open Sport w/ Sapim Spokes $154.99

Sturmey Archer S2 Kick-ShiftClick for details

$99.00

The S2 is a simple and fun approach to an internally geared drive train. Simply pedal backwards to switch gears.

Number Of Gears

2

Gear Range

138%

% Steps Between Gears

38%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

Torker KB2

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

Black Mavic CXP33 w/ Sapim Spokes $204.99

Sturmey Archer S30Click for details

$119.99

The all time classic internally geared hub. Sturmey Archer has been producing hubs for over a hundred years and their experience shows in this solidly built hub.

Number Of Gears

3

Gear Range

177%

% Steps Between Gears

33 & 25%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

N/A

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

Mavic CXP33 w/Sapim Spoke $224.99

Sturmey Archer S3XClick for details

$249.99

One of Sturmey Archer’s venerable designs re-released to meet the demand of a new generation of fixed gear enthusiasts. This hub offers the experience of a fixed gear, but gives you a couple of easier gears for when you encounter a hill or a stiff headwind.

Number Of Gears

3

Gear Range

160%

% Steps Between Gears

25% & 12.5%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

Felt Brougham

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

Mavic CXP33 w/ Sapim spokes $314.99

Sturmey Archer X-RD5Click for details

$149.99

A 5 speed update to SA’s venerable three speed hub.

Number Of Gears

5

Gear Range

256%

% Steps Between Gears

20.0% 33.3% 33.3% 20.0%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

Schwinn IG5 & Bobbin

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

Mavic Open Pro w/ Sapim spokes $264.99

Sturmey Archer S80Click for details

$249.99

Sturmey Archer’s eight speed offering. Sturmey Archer applies their expertise to a modern eight speed design.

Number Of Gears

8

Gear Range

325%

% Steps Between Gears

30% 14% 14% 14% 15% 14% 30%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

N/A

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

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Shimano Nexus 3 SpeedClick for details

$124.99

Shimano’s basic internally geared hub. The Nexus 3 speed has all of the great features of its big brothers, just in a simpler, more affordable package.

Number Of Gears

3

Gear Range

186%

% Steps Between Gears

36.4%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

36.4% Schwinn Coffee and Schwinn Cream

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

N/A

Shimano Nexus 7 SpeedClick for details

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This is the industry standard for IG hubs. The perfect blend of value, efficiency, durability and versatility.

Number Of Gears

7

Gear Range

245%

% Steps Between Gears

13.8% 17.3% 15.8% 16.6%15.8%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

GT Nomad

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

N/A

Shimano Nexus 8 SpeedClick for details

$249.99

The solid design of the Nexus line in an eight speed iteration.

Number Of Gears

8

Gear Range

306%

% Steps Between Gears

306% 22.3% 16.0% 13.9% 17.5% 22.3% 16.0% 13.9%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

Schwinn Searcher NX8

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

N/A

Shimano Alfine 8 SpeedClick for details

$339.99

The Alfine is an adaptation of the Nexus that’s been upgraded for maximum efficiency and durability.

Number Of Gears

8

Gear Range

306%

% Steps Between Gears

22.3% 16.0% 13.9% 17.5% 22.3% 16.0% 13.9%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

GT Traffic IG8

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

N/A

Shimano Alfine SGS700Click for details

$674.99

Shimano’s newest top of the line IG hub. Designed for maximum efficiency and range of gearing.

Number Of Gears

11

Gear Range

409%

% Steps Between Gears

17% & 13%

Bike Models Featuring This Hub

N/A

Wheel Builds Featuring This Hub

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