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$549.95

The Vortex was Tacx’s first interactive Smart trainer. The electric brake makes this trainer highly accessible and ideal for keeping in tip-top condition during the winter, for instance.

TRUE CYCLING FEELING

The electro brake of the Vortex generates a realistic cycling feeling while offering all interactive functionalities.

950W 7%
power max. slope

FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS

FEATURES
Type of trainer Interactive Smart trainer with electric brake
Magnets 8 Permanent ferrite magnets & 8 electromagnets
Transmission Roller, 30 mm
Electrical requirements 110-240 Volt
Power indicator None
Connection indicator (ANT/BT) None
Firmware upgradable Yes
Suitable bikes Race, Tri & MTB , if necessary with axle skewer , 29ʺ wheel with Tacx trainer tyre
Suitable axles Width of rear fork: Race 130mm, MTB 135mm. Adapters for other widths available
Supplied with Front wheel support , Quick release for road bikes and mountain bikes (5mm)
SPECIFICATIONS
Max. power (40 km/h) 950 Watt
Max. slope 7%
Simulation of descent No
Max. torque 16.3Nm
Max. brake force 48N
Flywheel Actual of 1,6kg
Flywheel effect 11.8kg
Calibration Spin down
Footprint (lxw) 675×650mm (26.6×25.6in)
Height 410mm (16.1in)
Dimensions when folded 565×410×245mm (22.2×16.1×9.65in)
Weight 9.08kg (20lbs)
Article number T2180
DATA OUTPUT AND CONTROL
Wireless communication ANT+ FE-C , Bluetooth Smart open
Control by Smartphone, tablet, ANT+ FE-C bike computers and stand-alone. Connect to computer via ANT+ antenna
Output Speed, cadence and power
Read out on Smartphone, tablet, bike computer, sports watch, computer with ANT+ antenna
Accuracy <10%