The Blue Matic has been part of our assortment for many years and is very popular among novice riders looking for a trainer. During your training session you can use the handlebar resistance lever to adjust the resistance as needed.

Virtual power

Train with the Tacx Training app, Tacx Cycling app, Zwift or TrainerRoad on the basis of virtual power using the Tacx speed and cadence sensor! This transmits your speed and cadence wirelessly via ANT+ or Bluetooth Smart to your tablet or smartphone, so you can also use these popular training applications with a basic trainer.

Features & specifications

Type of trainer Basic trainer with magnetic brake
Magnets 2×8 Permanent ferrite magnets
Transmission Roller, 30 mm
Electrical requirements No mains voltage required
Power indicator (Wattage) None
Connection indicator (ANT/BT) None
Firmware upgradable No
Suitable bikes if necessary with axle skewer 29ʺ wheel with, Race, Tri & MTB, Tacx trainer tyre
Supplied with Quick release for racing bikes and mountain bikes (5 mm)
Max. power (40 km/h) 700 Watt
Max. slope N/A
Simulation of descent No
Max. torque 12.2Nm
Max. brake force 36N
Flywheel Actual, 1.25 kg
Flywheel effect 8 kg (17.6 lbs)
Calibration N/A
Footprint (lxw) 640x635mm (25.2×25.0 in)
Height 440 mm (17.3 in)
Dimensions when folded 610x420x250mm (24.0×16.5×9.84 in)
Weight 8.40 kg (18.5 lbs)
Article number T2650
Wireless communication None
Control by Handlebar resistance lever with 10 positions
Output N/A
Read out on N/A
Accuracy N/A