Meet the FR. There’s a reason it’s our flagship race bike. Actually, there are dozens of reasons. But here’s all you need to know: If you’re looking for the best-handling, fastest-climbing, smoothest-riding road racing bike in the world, you’ve found it.
BUY IT IF:
You’re looking for an all-around carbon road race bike with exceptional handling and pedaling efficiency, along with a modern fit that allows you to achieve your most powerful riding position. You revel in the timeless feel of mechanical shifting.
DON’T BUY IT IF:
You want electronic shifting. We’ve got you covered with the FR | Advanced | Ultegra Di2. Or if you want the same high-performance Advanced-level carbon frame, but prefer Shimano’s workhorse 105 groupset, check out the FR | Advanced | 105.
Advanced-level frameset with TeXtreme carbon
Clearance for up to 28mm tires
The timeless tactile sensation of mechanical shifting
UPGRADES OVER FR | ADVANCED | 105:
Shimano Ultegra Shifters and Derailleurs
Praxis Zayante Carbon Crankset
Reynolds Tubeless-Ready Carbon Wheels