KMC introduces dedicated e-bike sprockets and chainrings to the US market

The chain supremo adds Shimano and Bosch-compatible components to go alongside its existing range of e-bike chains

Images shows e-bike drivechain using a KMC chain ring and chain
(Image credit: KMC)

It’s no secret that keeping a bike’s drivetrain well-maintained helps improve its efficiency. The same is true of the best e-bikes. Perhaps even more so, given the additional torque that the electric motor provides.

With this in mind KMC has released its first set of e-bike chainrings and sprockets in the US, designed to improve both durability and performance compared to OEM options.

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Luke Friend has worked as a writer, editor and copywriter for twenty five years. Across books, magazines and websites, he's covered a broad range of topics for a range of clients including Major League Baseball, the National Trust and the NHS. He has an MA in Professional Writing from Falmouth University and is a qualified bicycle mechanic. He has been a cycling enthusiast from an early age, partly due to watching the Tour de France on TV. He's a keen follower of bike racing to this day as well as a regular road and gravel rider.