Our latest featured product is Diamondback Century 1 Road Bike 2014, an example of one of our Road Bikes brought to you by Diamondback. This product is currently on sale! We give it 3.5 out of 5 stars.
Not every ride is a break-neck race to the finish. For many, a bike thatdelivers long distance comfort and a slightly more upright ridingposture is preferable to that of a more aggressive race machine. If you’re looking to harness theefficiency and ride characteristics of a high-end race bicycle, but arelooking for a road bike with a nod to comfort, the Diamondback Century 1 2014 is primed to perform.
Diamondback’s Century road line is all about efficiency and endurance.
Utilizing Diamondback’s Enhanced Performance Geometry (EPG), the
Century retains all the handling, geometry and ride characteristics ofthe carbon Competition platform, with a slightly higher head tubeheight to put less strain on a rider’s back and neck. This improves thefit for riders with marginally less pelvic rotation and core stabilityand provides a more comfortable ride for those who prefer a lessaggressive riding stance.
The Century 1 features a DBR Custom Butted 7005 Alloy EPG Frame with aformed top tube and Performance alloy fork. The more upright geometryis fantastic for those long all day rides, weekend spins, or theoccasional century or Gran Fondo. The FSA Tempo Triple crankset with52, 40 & 30 tooth chainrings shifts and spins smoothly with the
Shimano 8 speed drivetrain. DB Equation SE wheels are a fast rollingyet durable option to keep you in control through the whole ride whilethe Tektro R312A dual pivot brakes with Shimano Dual Control leversensure that you can stop on a dime. A DBR drop bar and 3D-forged stemcomprise of a comfortable and functional cockpit while the DBRperformance saddle and seat will keep you in the correct and relaxedposition for the entire ride.
Sizes 50cm, 52cm, 54cm,56cm, 58cm, 60cm
Frame DBR Custom Butted7005 Alloy EPG Enhanced Performance Geometry Frame, Formed Top Tube
Fork DBR Podium
Performance Alloy, Alloy Steerer
Cranks FSA Tempo Triple,52,42,30t
Bracket Sealed Cartridge
F.Derailleur Shimano FD2300,31.8
R.Derailleur Shimano Sora 8spd
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Road Bikes News Articles
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Fat bikes for cycling's lean season
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Technical FAQ: Whats harder on a bike/wheels
gravel or pavement?
Wed, 15 Jan 2014 19:09:40 -0800 Off-road crashes aren't as rough on bikes as those on pavement, but there are usually more of them. Photo: Caley Fretz | Velo
News.com Lennard Zinn answers a question about which type of riding is easier on a bike: off-road or pavement The post Technical FAQ: Whats harder on a bike/wheels
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Sales of motorbikes, ATVs and UTVs up in 2013
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SRAM recalls 25,000 hydraulic brake systems for road bicycles
Tue, 14 Jan 2014 15:49:12 -0800 A limited product recall of SRAM hydraulic brakes for road bicycles announced last fall has been expanded to include all of the Chicago-based companys hydraulic brake systems for road bikes. SRAM and the Consumer Product Safety Commission recommended that consumers immediately stop riding bikes with those brake systems and contact a local SRAM dealer. SRAM
Today’s featured item, Diamondback Century 1 Road Bike 2014, was was chosen from the category Road Bikes.