At Canyon we understand that not everyone has an unlimited budget, and so we try always to make the best bikes possible available to the greatest number of people. With the Aeroad CF SLX 8.0, you’ll be buying a pro-level bike at a great price. This is the same frame which is used by Movistar and Katusha in the Grand Tours. At 980 g, it’s one of the lightest aero frames available and was developed to handle the punishing pedal power of WorldTour sprinters, so you can be sure that this is a seriously rigid and responsive frame. But unlike many other aero-oriented bikes, the Aeroad is actually comfortable as well. The Pro Geometry means you can slam the stem and make the most of the aerodynamic design. The rigidity of the head tube and bottom bracket directs all your pedal power to the roads, and keeps the handling razor sharp, while the Trident 2.0 downtube provides the stable, aerodynamic spine to the whole setup. The S27 Aero VCLS CF seatpost that uses the Trident 2.0 aero technology also found on the downtube, enhances the clever, clean lines of the design with an integrated seatpost clamp. The 11-speed mechanical Shimano Ultegra is a great choice for this bike since it represents a top-quality high-performance groupset that is perfect for budget-minded riders. This bike goes all-out in terms of wheelset, since you’ll be getting the Reynolds Strike Carbon Clinchers. The deepest dish wheel in the Reynolds Performance line at 62mm, the Strike have the SLG or Swirl Lip Generator design which improves aerodynamics and keeps them incredibly stable and predictable in even the strongest crosswinds. If you’re looking for high-performance on a budget, the Aeroad CF SLX 8.0 should easily tick all your boxes.
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Tools needed for assembly and adjustment:
Torque Wrench with Hex inserts 3,4,5,6 and Torx T25 (included in box)
Air pump for tires (not included in box)
Suspension pump (included in box, Mountainbikes only)
open-end wrench, Phillips screwdriver (included in box, specific Urban bikes only)
Carbon assembly paste (included in box, carbon parts only)
||Saddle Height (mm)||668-768
||Seat tube length||470
||Top tube length||509
||Head tube length||100
||Head tube angle||69,5°
||Seat tube angle||73,5°|
|Seat post diameter||Trident|
|Seat post length||350|
BIKE CLASSIFICATION: Bikes in this category are designated for use on paved surfaces where the wheels remain in constant contact with the ground. This usually includes road bikes with dropped or flat handlebars, triathlon and time trial bikes. Maximum load including rider and luggage must not exceed 120 kg. This weight limit may be further reduced according to the limits set by individual component manufacturers.
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