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Dogma 65.1 Think 2 Road Bike Frame - 2014

Pinarello Dogma 65.1 Think 2 Road Bike Frame - 2014

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Century Disc Complete Bike

Diamondback Century Disc Complete Bike

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Cento1 SR Road Bike Frame - 2015

Wilier Cento1 SR Road Bike Frame - 2015

$3,999.00

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Aernario Road Bike Frame

Storck Aernario Road Bike Frame

$4,599.00

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Cento1 Air Road Bike Frame - 2015

Wilier Cento1 Air Road Bike Frame - 2015

$3,999.00

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Dogma K Hydro Road Frameset - 2015

Pinarello Dogma K Hydro Road Frameset - 2015

$5,300.00

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Paris 50.1.5 Think2 Road Bike Frame

Pinarello Paris 50.1.5 Think2 Road Bike Frame

$2,750.00

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Empire Road Frameset - 2014

Merlin Empire Road Frameset - 2014

from $4,199.00

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Extralight Road Bike Frame

Merlin Extralight Road Bike Frame

$3,500.00

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Empire Featured Road Bike

Merlin Empire Featured Road Bike

$8,999.00

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Elite SLS 9.8 Road Bike Frame - 2014

Boardman Bikes Elite SLS 9.8 Road Bike Frame - 2014

$2,000.00

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F8 Dura-Ace 9000 Feature Road Bike - 2015

Pinarello F8 Dura-Ace 9000 Feature Road Bike - 2015

$8,199.00

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Podium 700c Youth Road Bike

Diamondback Podium 700c Youth Road Bike

$600.00

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Elite AiR 9.8 - 2014

Boardman Bikes Elite AiR 9.8 - 2014

$2,600.00

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Podium 24 Youth Road Bike

Diamondback Podium 24 Youth Road Bike

$500.00

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Podium 650c Youth Road Bike

Diamondback Podium 650c Youth Road Bike

$550.00

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ROKH Ultegra Complete Road Bike - 2015

Pinarello ROKH Ultegra Complete Road Bike - 2015

$3,850.00

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Scenero G2 Road Bike Frame

Storck Scenero G2 Road Bike Frame

$1,999.00

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How to Choose a Road Bike

Road bikes are designed for racing or training on the road. In the quest for comfort and efficiency, bike designers strive for low weight, aerodynamics, lateral stiffness, and vertical compliance. The correct combination of these variables equals a bike that translates rider input directly to the road while absorbing enough shock and vibration to reduce fatigue.

Carbon Fiber
Carbon Fiber frames show up most often in high-end road and race bikes because it has a few distinct advantages over other common materials: a superior strength-to-weight ratio, longer fatigue life, and increased vibration-damping. Carbon bikes tend to cost more, but the price is worth it for the serious cyclist. Shop Carbon Fiber Road Bikes
Aluminum
Aluminum frames have their own advantages. The first is cost. Aluminum frames are less expensive to make and, as a result, less expensive to buy. Aluminum’s other advantage is its stiffness. While this stiffness means you’ll feel more road vibration, it also means that every ounce of power is put directly to the road. Shop Aluminum Road Bikes
Titanium
A lot of cycling lore surrounds titanium. A titanium frame’s real advantage is its incredible fatigue strength—a good titanium frame will easily outlast its owner. It also means that a frame can be made to flex slightly, which lends the frame a lively, springy feel. You’ve heard the old adage about titanium bikes: if you find one for sale, buy it. Shop Titanium Road Bikes

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