Colnago V1-R Carbon Frameset 2016 - (50s) 54cm Matte Black

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  • $2,650 USD
  • Regular price $4,100 USD


As Colnago authorized dealer, we are proud to offer you this 2016 model. New Colnago V1-R Carbon Road Bike Matte Black Frameset 2016 (50s) 54cm.  MSRP 4100$US (5450$ CAN)

All the tube shapes on this frame, including the fork legs and the rear triangle, have been tested and studied in the wind tunnel to minimize drag.
From a structural point of view, the best shapes for bicycle frame tubes have been circular or polygonal shaped, as they are able to maximize the flexural and torsional rigidity regardless of frame size. From the aerodynamic point of view, the best sections have a “drop” shape: they minimize wind resistance with the same front footprint, when the apparent wind direction lies in the plane of the center line of the frame. This condition occurs in the absence of side wind or, with good approximation (4-8 ° of rotation), when the speed created by the cyclist is much higher than that of the side wind – for instance, during a time trial race.

By design, the tubes of the Colnago K.Zero time trial frame sections are characterized by this “drop” shape. In the case of low speed riding with the presence of side wind, the apparent wind direction is rotated with respect to the centerline plane of the frame. Even uphill, with a strong side wind the apparent wind direction can be rotated by almost 90° with respect to the centerline plane. In these cases, a “drop” profile is no more efficient as you generate a phenomena of stall and turbulence which increases resistance on the front and side of the bike. In such situations, the optimized solution, which maximizes the flexural and torsional rigidity and at the same time minimizes aerodynamic drag and crosswind, is represented by the truncated sections of the tubes. It’s these that are utilized in the Colnago V1-r frame.

Here is the full specs; 

    • Bottom Bracket Type Threadfit82.5 - BB86 Required
    • Fork V1-R Carbon
    • Frame Material Monocoque Carbon
    • Front Derailleur Type Braze-On Required
    • Headset HS-C, 1 1/8"-1 1/4"
    • Seatpost V1-R Carbon

GEOMETRY

High End Bike Discount Frame Geometry
Size Seat Tube (c-c) Seat Tube (c-t) Top Tube Length Head Tube Length Chain Stay Length Seat Tube Angle Stack Reach
42s 390 420 504 124 398 75.6 519 371
45s 420 450 515 127 399 75.1 524 376
48s 450 480 527 130 402 74.5 530 381
50s 470 500 537 146 405 74 546 382
52s 490 520 550 166 408 73.57 567 382
54s 515 540 565 181 411 72.83 582 385
56s 525 560 580 190 412 72.72 592 397
58s 540 580 590 206 414 72.77 607 401

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