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Super Mirage SLXDisc: Motobecane Super Mirage SLX Disc Brake Road Bike

Description:  This bike, like all of our bikes, has a few cosmetic issues. Nothing serious but it's not perfect. If you can live with a few issues, you get a great deal. If you're crazy for perfection, keep searching!>br>
SuperRoad - Dominate the Road: This Super Mirage SL Disc brake road bike can do it all

Super Efficient drivetrain is rock solid for maximum power transfer with Front and Rear Disc-Brake hubs. Add in Fast Aero Rim wheelset, Lightweight Aluminum frame, Precision Bladed forks
Well equipped with 700c Tires. Capable of using tires as wide as 700x40c* to dominate gravel roads or as narrow as 700x23c for maximum speed on your commute. Laugh and float over rough roads, revel in your powerful disc brakes through virtually all weather conditions.

Perfect for the sport to advanced level athlete wanting the performance of an aluminum frame, coupled with the comfort of a Bladed fork and dealing with a budget. This model has Compact cranks for hill-crushing performance at a lighter weight.
Features new high performance Endurance Design Lightweight Aluminum frame. Endurance design means higher head tubes for a bit more upright and comfortable riding positions.
Rock Solid Power Transfer Disc Brake Hubs Front and Rear Bladed forks for precise and comfortable riding
NEW Shimano Claris 16 Speed STI Compact Crank Drivetrain = Most Convenient Braking and Shifting in one location
DISC BRAKE CALIPERS for powerful and controlled braking in virtually all weather conditions
FSA ALUMINUM COMPACT CRANKSET is lighter than a triple crank and still great for flattening hills
AERO WHEELSET reduces wind resistance for faster riding
COMPARE TO: Giant, TREK or Specialized at $1150+ local taxes
Super Mirage SL Sizing Guide
fits most as follows:
Sizing Guide
47cm - 5'0" to 5'3"
50cm - 5'3" to 5'6"
52cm - 5'6 to 5'8"
54cm - 5'8" to 5'10"
56cm - 5'10" to 6'0"
58cm - 6'0" to 6'1"
60cm - 6'1" to 6'2"
62cm - 6'3" to 6'4"+
This is a guide. Between sizes? Size down for lower handlebars, more straddle room/short arms/legs. If you size up, you may touch the top tube when you straddle the bike. Size up for long arms/legs/torso. Sizing is a personal preference, the final choice is up to you

Main Frame: Endurance Design HandCrafted 6061 Aluminum, replaceable rear derailleur hanger, 2xH2O bosses.
Fork: Straight Blade Steel w/ 3 Sets of Braze-Ons
Crank Set: FSA Tempo 30/39/50 170mm Alloy
Bottom Bracket: VP-BC73 Cartridge
Pedals: VP 990S PP w/ Steel Cage
Front Derailleurs: Shimano Claris
Rear Derailleurs: Shimano Claris, 8sp
Shifters: Shimano Claris Integrated STI Free Wheel / Cassette: Shimano CS-HG50 11/32 8sp
Chain: KMC Z51
Front / Rear Hubs: Formula DC19 Alloy w/ QR Front / Formula DC25 Alloy w/ QR Rear
Spokes: Stainless Steel
Rims: HJC DA-230S Alloy 700c double wall
Tires: Endurance Road 700x32
Brake Set: Tektro Mira MD-C400 Disc w/ 160mm Rotors
Brake Levers: Shimano Claris Integrated STI
Handlebars: Alloy Road Road, 400mm wide for 47c, 50c & 52c, 420mm for 54c & 56c, 440mm for 58c, 60c, & 62c
Tape / Grip: Black Synthetic Cork
Stem: Alloy Road, 10 Rise, 90mm on 47c ~ 54c / 105mm on 56c ~ 62c
Saddle: WTB Silverado Sport
Seat Post: Alloy, 400mm
Seat Clamp: Aluminum w/ bolt

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List Price: $ 1200  Our Price: $ 499.00 with Free Shipping