ELITE EX


 

 

 

SHIMANO ULTEGRA

The TRIAD lives on under the new category of the ELITE line. Introducing the TRIAD ELITE. Keeping it's similar geometry from it's race winning predecessor, this new generation of super-bike takes on an all new meaning of form, comfort and performance. Wind tunnel tested, the ELITE has proven to be BLUE's new benchmark of aerodynamics.  BLUE's attention to design and details derives from the toughest demands of our athletes and pushing limits in the most brutal conditions.

TRIAD ELITE EXPERT WITH SHIMANO ULTEGRA

FEATURES:

Constructed with BLUE-TEC proprietary Super-Light Performance high-modulus T-800 carbon

BB386 bottom bracket shell

SFT2 Super Flow Tube Tech: fork, down tube and seat stay cross sections oriented to the direction the wind flows across bike

C4TRI Nose Cone Aero Fork with full-carbon 1” steerer tube

Drop Down Tube design for improved aerodynamic interface between front wheel, fork and downtube

CWA Cross Winds Angle Cut on the downtube for reducing the strong side winds

Power-Arc curved chain stays create a wind shadow for rear cassette & derailleur

Aerus Slide-Position Carbon Seatpost

Internal Cable Routing

FSA Vision Aero Center Pull Brakes

FSA  Trimax Aero-Carbon with Carbon Extensions Included

The ELITE is the successor of the TRIAD's testing designs from the wind tunnel. It employs SFT2 Super Flow Tube Technology in which the fork, down tube and seat stay cross sections are oriented to the direction the wind flows across bike.  For a perfect fit it features an AERUS precision sliding position seat post, shorter top tube and taller head tube to open up your hip angle and more efficient for the run.

BUILD:

  •  Frame-set BLUE-TECH High Modulus T-800 UD Carbon
  •  Wheels Aerus 42AL Clincher & Tubeless Ready 700c x28c Rim: 42mm
  •  Tires Hutchinson Equinox 2 700Cx25C
  •  Shifter Shimano Ultegra R671, 11 Speed
  •  Front Derailleur Shimano Ultegra 9070, 11 Speed
  •  Rear Derailleur Shimano Ultegra 9070, 11 Speed
  •  Crankset FSA Metron TT BB386, Black (XS: 165mm, SM-MD: 170mm, ML-LG: 172.mm) 53-39
  •  Cassette Shimano 5800 11-25, 11 Speed
  •  Brakes FSA Vision Aero -Polished Black Anodized, Center Pull
  •  Brake Levers Shimano Ultegra 9071, 11 Speed
  •  Chain KMC X11, 11 Speed
  •  Seat-post Aerus Slide Adjustment Position with ISM PN1.1 Saddle
  •  Stem Aerus FA-Aero
  •  Profile Design Bento Box ATTK Unit
  •  Aerus Titanium Bolts for Bottle Cage
  • Retail USD $3,088