Monday, September 17, 2007
Lightweight Cyclocross Bike #32: Kevin's Trek
Kevin sent in a picture of his Trek XO2 cyclocross bike. I like the attention to detail on the matching red components. Red pedals would look sick on this bike
"Here is my cross bike for racing here in England this autumn. It weighs right on 17 pounds as it sits with pedals and all. I have been commuting on it for a few weeks with a different wheelset and it is a great bike! It will be doing it's first race this weekend."
Here is a breakdown of the bits:
Frame: 2007 Trek XO2, 58cm
Fork: Easton EC90X
Stem: Ritchey WCS 110mm (not in pic)
Handlebar: Ritchey WCS 44cm
Seatpost: Controltech Carbon
Saddle: Selle Italia SLR
Brakes: Empella froglegs w/ koolstop carbon pads (not
Wheels: Planet X carbon 50mm rims
Tyres: Tufo cross 30 tubular
Cassette: American Classic Conversion, 12-25
Shifters: Campag Chorus
Rear Mech: Campag Chorus
Front Mech: Ultegra
Chain: Campag Chorus
Chainset: Bontrager GXP 38-46
BB: Truvativ external gigapipe
Pedals: Crank Bros Candy SL
If you want any more details, just let me know.
If you have a sub 18 pound cyclocross bike or a handmade cyclocross bike, email it to me at plusonelap at gmail dot com.