Lighter than competitor's carbon, handling like it is on rails and the stiffness of a race machine, this Cannondale CAAD12 105 Road Bike 2016 is the perfect affordable race bike or speed machine. Lightweight, stiff but comfortable, the Flow moulded frame and carbon fibre fork tick all the boxes, whilst the 11 speed Shimano 105 components fit perfectly with the affordable but performance orientated nature of this bike.
Cannondale CAAD12 105 Road Bike 2016
Cannondale CAAD12 105 Road Bike 2016
The CAAD 10 was the go-to bike for people looking for the performance and weight of carbon fibre, but at a more affordable price and with higher durability. Cannondale have shaken this up though with the introduction of the Cannondale CAAD12 105 Road Bike 2016. Not happy to sit on their laurels, they have taken even more weight off the CAAD10 whilst simultaneously increasing stiffness and ride quality to make this truly exciting.
A lot of this development comes from Cannondale's new Flow Modelling process. This has allowed Cannondale to shave off some serious weight off. This in itself would give you a tangible performance increase, but Cannondale have not stopped there with vertical compliance being increased for better ride quality without compromising the stiffness that Cannondale has become known for and has set previous bikes apart as superb race machines.
Another area that has improved the on bike experience is the updated Speed Save micro-suspension system that offers you 50% more compliance where you need to be comfortable enough to clock up some serious miles. Add into this the full carbon fibre fork and you can see how serious Cannondale have been about making this useably fast.
All of the above features mean swinging a leg over this bike will make you want to go fast, so you will be delighted that Cannondale have built it to their elite race geometry to help you out even further in your quest for speed. This means it almost mimics the SuperSix EVO Hi-MOD with a low front end and short wheelbase to give you an agressive position with superb handling abilities.
Completing this bike is Shimano's brilliant 105 5800 eleven speed components that are paired with caliper brakes, also from Shimano, as well as Cannondale's own Si crankset (which is one of the lightest on the market). The Mavic Aksium wheels are a perfect starting set thanks to their durability, lightweight and responsive feel.
Undeniably then, this bike is perfect for those who enjoy going fast, be that an aspiring racer, competitive club rider or anyone looking to push their boundaries.
- Flow modelled Smartformed 6069 alloy construction saves over 200 grams of system weight
- Delta seat tube with oversized flares for stiffness where it is needed
- Updated Speed Save micro-suspension gives 50% more vertical compliance
- Brand new Speed Save fork in one piece BallisTec Carbon construction
- Elite race geometry
- BB30A 73 mm wide BB shell
- Di2 electronic gearing ready frame
- Shimano's brilliant 105 eleven speed components
- Cannondale Cannondale Si, BB30a, crankset, one of the lightest on the market
- Cannondale handlebar, stem and seatpost, are strong, stiff and lightweight
- Mavic Aksium wheels are durable, lightweight and responsive
- Schwalbe Lugano twenty five millimetre clincher tyres
FRAME Cannondale CAAD12 SmartFormed 6069 Alloy SPEED SAVE BB30a Di2 Ready
FORK Cannondale CAAD12 SPEED SAVE BallisTec full carbon 1-1/8 to 1-1/4 steerer integrated crown race
HEADSET Cannondale CAAD12 1-1/4 lower bearing 25mm top cap
STEM Cannondale C3 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 6 degrees
HANDLEBARS Cannondale C3 butted 6061 Alloy Butted 6061 Alloy Compact
GRIPS Cannondale Bar Tape w/Gel 2.5 mm
FRONT BRAKE Tektro R741 dual pivot cartridge pad
REAR BRAKE Tektro R741 dual pivot cartridge pad
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano 105 5800, braze-on
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano 105 5800
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano 105 5800
CASSETTE Shimano 105 5800, 11-28, 11-speed
CHAIN Shimano HG600-11, 11-speed
CRANKSET Cannondale Si, BB30a
CHAINRINGS FSA rings, 52/36
BOTTOM BRACKET FSA BB30 Bearings
WHEELSET Mavic Aksium
TYRES Schwalbe Lugano, 700x25c, folding
SADDLE Selle Royal Seta S1
SEATPOST Cannondale Alloy, 25.4x300 mm
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