This bike uses Columbus' XLR8R tubing, aluminum alloyed with zinc, magnesium, and zirconium, with a Columbus Carve carbon rear wishbone seatstay setup.Graphics are paint, not decals. Cable stops are riveted. 46-62cm, in 1cm increments, for the standard frame, and 48-62cm, in 1cm increments, for the sloping top tube version.
Similar Products Used: cannondale r2000. giant tcr. specialized m4.
Bike Setup: full ultegra (durable workhorse, not a racehorse) and still weighs in at 17lbs. w/pedals. easton bar, easton seatpost, look full carbon fork, mavic ksyrium ssc, san marco aspide. I LOVE THIS BIKE!
When I bought this bike I was told I would likely not see to many of them around, that it would be super exclusive. Not only have I not seen any, I have yet to come across any forums or discussions on the XLR8R Carbon. I guess I'll start one!!
I would like to hear from other owners and hear their ... Read More »