Cavalo Disc Road Bike

Will 2017 be the year you experience the entire benefits of a disc brake road bike? The brand new, 2017 Cavalo Disc Road Bike is moderately the package deal replete with an aluminum frame, carbon fiber fork, Shimano 105 11-speed components, Mavic Aksium wheels, plus, after all, a set of mechanical disc brakes to keep your speed properly in check. For 2017, the Cavalo disc road bike sports a custom-butted aluminum frame with sculpted tubes and a tapered 1 ⅛” to 1 ½” head tube that is light, stiff, and rides like a dream. There is a full carbon fork with the corresponding tapered steerer tube fork that inspires confidence courtesy of its rock solid and utterly predictable handling. Shimano’s very good 105 5800 groupset delivers a great 10 for value, craftsmanship, and performance in its 11-speed iteration. It is unquestionably impressive just how well these components work as such a lot functionality, precision, and reliability has trickled down from big brothers Dura-Ace and Ultegra. The shifter/brake levers, front derailleur, rear derailleur, crankset, and cassette all fly the 105 11-speed flag and if these parts were logo-free you’d be hard pressed to differentiate their performance from much higher-priced Shimano siblings. Should you’ve ever had issues with the functionality of caliper rim brakes, get ready to be impressed by how well the Tektro Aries mechanical disc brakes carry out. While you check out disc brakes, regardless of if It is wet or dry out, you’ll be able to be a convert for life. Weather may not be a topic for reliable, consistent stopping power or even in dry, pristine conditions they are in point of fact a game-changer. The easiest complement to the Cavalo’s Aries disc brakes is a set of Mavic Aksium wheels. These disc brake-specific road wheels feature a litany of Mavic’s technical know-how applied to disc brake-equipped bikes. The S6000 aluminum rim includes a profile optimized for disc brakes at the same time as the spoke geometry and lacing pattern could also be configured to perfect accommodate the demands disc brakes pla