Merida combines German design and engineering with Taiwanese production expertise to create a wide range of high-quality bikes that provide outstanding value for money. Merida uses the Shimano STEPS system on all their 2021 e-bikes. The eSPRESSO models are Merida’s city and touring e-bike range. The eSPRESSO CC is the unique, rugged, stepthrough model with extra wide and grippy tyres for commuting and touring. The eSPRESSO CC 400SE EQ comes with Shimano STEPS E6100 drive unit, large 500Wh battery and Shimano Deore 9-speed derailleur.