Argon 18 E Series Triathlon Bike

5/5 (4 Reviews)

Product Description

  • Aerodynamic Frameset
  • Outstandingly stable
  • Monocoque 5606HM Carbon

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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Andy a Triathlete

Date Reviewed: July 23, 2010

Strengths:    Very Aero wind cheating speed machine. Also designed for crosswinds.

Weaknesses:    Frame weight

Bottom Line:   
This is a very aero bike. But more importantly the frame is extremely comfortable. I have also set personal speed records for the IM bike leg and 40k distance.

I attribute the comfort of the bike to the IM PR. I raced the same IM 1 year prior and was beat up by the road while riding a Fuji Aloha triathon bike. I went back the next year and did not even notice the bumps in the road.

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Favorite Ride:   Mount Lemmon

Price Paid:    $2100.00

Purchased At:   Tribe Multisport - S

Similar Products Used:   Fuji Aloha, Masi Gran Corsa

Bike Setup:   Xlab Tri spokes - Uberhund Aero bars (just replac

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by rh63 a Triathlete

Date Reviewed: July 20, 2009

Strengths:    Easy to set up with fully adjustable seat post setting and stem adjustments up front. Rear wheel quick release at horizontal angle makes wheel changes very convenient on the fly.

Weaknesses:    Cant think of anything

Bottom Line:   
Absolutely comfortable with excellent feel of ride. Beautifully concealed cabling for gears and brakes reducing drag. Quiet frame compared to some with internal cabling. Stiff frame and nice cornering bike.

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Favorite Ride:   Auckland coastal rides

Similar Products Used:   Scott and Cervelo

Bike Setup:   Sram Red, Vuka Aerobars, Zipp 404/808

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Steve Chamberlain-Ward a Triathlete

Date Reviewed: June 20, 2009

Weaknesses:    Stiffness, push on the cranks and it translates to speed.

Bottom Line:   
This is an absolutely awesome bike, equipped with SRAM Red crankset the stiffness, accelaration and top end speed of this bike is brilliant. Comparing this to my Trek 5200 with clip on bars, there is at least a 1.5km/hr advantage with this bike.

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Favorite Ride:   Lorne - Apollo Bay Return

Price Paid:    $5000.00

Purchased At:   Cyclespeed

Similar Products Used:   Trek 5200 with clip ons

Bike Setup:   Easton Delta Force aero bars
SRAM red crankset
SRAM Rival rear derailer
Look Keo Sprint pedals
Bontrager Race Lite wheelset (Hed 60/90 for racing)

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by john daly a Road Racer

Date Reviewed: April 21, 2008

Strengths:    wind cheating masterpiece super acceleration

Weaknesses:    none

Bottom Line:   
argon 18 e112 super

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Favorite Ride:   any

Price Paid:    $5400.00

Purchased At:   international bicycl

Similar Products Used:   kuota kalibur cervelo p2c

Bike Setup:   dura ace bar end shifts front rear derailiers fsa slk crank 53/39 tektro quarts r750 brakes profile t2 cockpit reynolds dv46 clincher wheelset

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