Closeouts. Designed by world champion cyclist Eddy Merckx, this SXM road bike blends various types of carbon to produce maximum efficiency, and its monocoque design provides excellent acceleration and climbing power.
Eddy Merckx brings his world championship expertise to the world of frame design
Lightweight monocoque construction for more efficient climbs and sprints
Full carbon fiber construction dissipates road vibrations for better riding comfort
Merckx carbon fork provides unmatched handling
Frame 41: Seat tube 41cm, effective ST 49.5cm, effective Top Tube 51.6cm, setback 13.6cm, seat angle 74.1°, HT length 13.1cm
Frame 44: Seat tube 44cm, effective ST 51.0cm, effective Top Tube 53.5cm, setback 14.6cm, seat angle 73.4°, HT length 15.0cm
Frame 47: Seat tube 47cm, effective ST 54.3cm, effective Top Tube 55.0cm, setback 16.3cm, seat angle 72.5°, HT length 16.5cm
Frame 50: Seat tube 50cm, effective ST 56.5cm, effective Top Tube 56.5cm, setback 17.5cm, seat angle 72.1°, HT length 19.5cm
Frame 53: Seat tube 53cm, effective ST 58.5cm, effective Top Tube 58.5cm, setback 18.6cm, seat angle 71.5°, HT length 21.5cm
Reviewed by Crash from Denver, CO on Thursday, November 10, 2011
One of the Greatest in bike frame design and building. The price of this frame is a great deal, considering the qualiiy of manufacturing that went into it. Consider that being an Italian built and not a Chinese, Thaiwan or Japanese manufactured frame, it is a real deal.
Best Uses: Climbing, Racing, Serious Training
Describe Yourself: Avid Cyclist
Pros: Comfortable, Fast, Good Geometry, Handles Well, Lightweight, Responsive