Start a friendly rivalry. Whether you’re just getting your feet wet in the racing world or building up your skills by attacking your buddies on every climb, the GT-R series bikes have got everything you are looking for. We’ve paired a super smooth aluminum frame with ultra-stiff carbon forks to give you unrivaled handling across the board. Once you’ve gotten the taste of victory over your friends, it’s impossible to go back to anything else.
Speed metal ultra: Our light-weight aluminum construction creates a nimble and lightweight machine to get you to the top of the podium, but also a durable, reliable one that can do it over and over again.
Hydroform tubing: Hydroformed tubes are reshaped to direct material where it’s needed most, allowing it to exhibit superior strength-to-weight characteristics. Plus, they look good.
Tapered head tube: Our forged, tapered head tube affords the same steering response and stiffness without suffering a weight.
GT GTR 5 Road Bike Specifications:
Frame: Gtr Alloy Frame With Smooth Welds, Hydroformed (Tt,Dt), Full Eyelets
Fork: Gtr Carbon 1 1/8" Threadless Alum Steeler
Chain: Kmc 8spd
Crank: Fsa Tempo Compact 50/34
Bottom Bracket: Sealed Cartridge
Pedals: New Low Profile Nylon W/ Toe Clips
Front Derailleur: Shimano 2300
Rear Derailleur: Shimano 2300 8spd
Shifters: KMC 8spd
Cog Set: Sun Race 8spd 11-26
Rims: Jalco DRX-2000 double wall and CNC sides 700c 32h
Tires: Vittoria Zaffiro 700 x 25c
Hubs: Formula Sealed
Rear Hub: Formula Sealed Casette
Spokes: 15g Stainless Steel
Nipples: Brass CP
Brake: Tektro Dual Pivot
Brake Levers: Microshift Forged
Handlebar: New GT Shallow drop 6061 alloy
Stem: New GT Design 3D forged 6061, 4 bolt face plate
Rated 5 out of 5 Quick Bike
always a bit anxious about buying products like this online as you cannot try before you buy.
This bike looks far more expensive than it actually costs and components seem to be of a descent spec.
The gear changers are instant and very smooth, this is my third road bike and by far feels the most positive on the road.
Colour scheme looks great, just changed the pedals to clipless and ready to race.
Only comment I have is that the sizing is not that easy as an American bike. I am 6 2 and ordered the XL size bike this is plenty big enough for me due to the geometry of the frame
05 November 2013