Log in:  


Pro Team Road Frames

Which tyres for Paris-Roubaix? Whose time trial bike is fastest? Suspension mountain bikes or singlespeeders? Talk equipment here.

Moderator: Pricey_sky

Pro Team Road Frames

05 Apr 2017 12:59

Is it just me or have the pro team road bikes, gone to more traditional frame lines for 2017 ? bmc, cannondale, argon 18, specialized, all seem to have a more "traditional" look vs curved rear stays, sloping top tubes, etc. etc..
Anyone know the reason behind this ?
User avatar masking_agent
Posts: 601
Joined: 06 Oct 2010 19:26

06 Apr 2017 12:15

BMC, Cannondale, Colnago and Argon 18 have always had relatively traditional looking tubes and frame geometry (BMCs crazy lugs and joins aside). Giant's Propel is also relatively traditional in terms of the silhouette from the side.

However the likes of Trek, Pinarello, Scott and LaPierre are going less traditional than ever. It's a real mix.
User avatar 42x16ss
Posts: 5,990
Joined: 23 May 2009 04:43
Location: Brisbane, Aus

Return to General

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 7 guests

Back to top