Maybe you have to be a cyclist to understand the dichotomy between tech and tradition in our sport. It is a bit of a split personality, really. We love the traditions of the sport while drooling over the latest and lightest tech. The Ultimate CF SLX 8.0 is a perfect example of this rule. With a super lightweight 780 g frame and 295 g fork, stiff and aerodynamically optimized, nevertheless the Ultimate uses the best, most idealized design language that bikes have been returning to for over a century. The advanced quality and use of the material, combined with some of the best, most intelligent components makes this a fantastically light, high-performance machine. Equipped with new Shimano Ultegra mechanical groupset, the Ultimate CF SLX 8.0 caters to the ambitious but economically-minded riders who appreciate excellent value for money in their high-quality kit. The gearing has been carefully chosen to give you a perfect selection for all situations, with a semi-compact 52-36 up front, and an 11-speed 11-28 cassette at the rear. The S13 VCLS CF seatpost has been included, and paired with the Fizik Antares R5 saddle, the setup will offer a lateral rigidity while still absorbing those fatiguing bumps and vibrations from the road. The Mavic Cosmic Carbon wheelset will also do its part in keeping the ride comfortable and responsive for every type of ride from an hour criterium to a 200km Gran Fondo. When you purchase the Ultimate CF SLX 8.0, you'll be getting the best mix of classic sleekness and modern lightweight bicycle mod-cons.
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)||630-730
||Seat tube length||434
||Top tube length||513
||Head tube length||95
||Head tube angle||69,6°
||Seat tube angle||73,9°
|Seat post diameter||27,2|
|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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Proposition 65 warning
WARNING: This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.