The new V2.3 firmware increases torque of the M1 by up to 40% in advanced mode, delivering significant improvements in off-the-line and hill climbing performance. This is a free update which works on every M1 board.
From the crew at Inboard
M1 Firmware 2.3 Features
Increased Torque in Advanced Mode
Torque output of both Manta Drive motors is increased by up to 40% in Advanced Mode, meaning significant improvements in off-the-line and hill climbing performance. To preserve the easy learning curve we reserved the torque upgrade for Advanced Mode. We recommend that you become confident with M1’s riding characteristics before engaging Advanced Mode.
Increased Motor Thermal Limits
In order to deliver more energy to the motor, we increased the allowable operating temperature by 24F (11C). Although the motor will get hotter, after extensive testing we have determined that there are no adverse effects on motor longevity or performance. All riders should be careful about touching the motors when they are hot.
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