Cannondale Synapse Carbon Disc Ultegra Road Bike 2018
Cannondale are famed for their high-quality construction, their outstandingly comfortable geometries, and, the supreme quality of their endurance bikes. With the 2018 stock of Cannondale Synapse frames now released, this Cannondale Synapse Carbon Disc Ultegra Road Bike 2018 is a supreme mechanical machine, designed for adventure, whether it's that long day on the road, or even that rough day out into the unknown.
Built around Cannondale's updated, refreshed and re-engineered Synapse frame, this bike at its core uses a BallisTec carbon fibre, engineered to provide an incredibly low net weight at 950 grams for the frame, whilst supreme structuring assures you of a strong and rigid construction, allowing for an effective transfer of power. Designed to incorporate targeted flex areas within this strong composition, the Synapse, by virtue of its engineering, assures you of a comfortable and smooth ride, without sacrificing top end race speed. Strength further assured by means of the innovative Power Pyramid at the bottom bracket, you can ride with a fortified and robust transmission of power.
An endurance race geometry coupled with a SAVE seatpost offering improved comfort through engineered give, you can be sure that this bike remains comfortable from start to finish of your ride. Able to tackle the open road as well as the dusty and dirt strung road, this bike is fully equipped with mounting options for fenders and, critically for an adventure bike, disc brakes. Providing all year round braking force by means of the Flat-mounted centre-lock disc rotors, this is a bike gives an impressive response when looking to stop sharpish. Even boasting a clearance for use with tyres up to 32mm, you have all the traction that you need when riding out on the road.
Equipped with the latest edition of Shimano's Ultegra, the full R8000 groupset that this bike is equipped with offers a precise mechanical transmission, shifting clearly, seamlessly and with impeccable precision. With wide range gearing for all the diverse riding conditions and terrains that you might encounter, a rear cassette of 11-32 gives you all the toothing you need to get up that steep hill. Hydraulic brake levers offering measured and modulated power, this bike assures you of a better experience on all sorts of terrains.
Shipped as standard with Mavic Aksium Disc Wheels and Schwalbe 28c tyres, this bike gives you a versatile option for tackling any day by bike, whether you like it long and fast, or rough and loose.
- 950 gram frame weight
- 25.4mm SAVE Seatpost
- Endurance Race Geometry
- Power pyramid for improved rigidity
- Clearance for 32mm tyres
- SAVE engineered Micro-Suspension
- Mounts fenders
- Thru axels
- Hydraulic disc brakes for all condition braking
- Latest Shimano Ultegra 8020 mechanical groupset
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