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    THOROUGHBRED
    RACE MACHINE

    The Ribble CX SL is a pure cyclocross racing machine designed with the highest level of competition in mind. A super lightweight and durable carbon monocoque platform that has been fine tuned and loaded with modern performance features down to the smallest intricate detail. Tubing profiles have been optimised for aggressive power transfer, tackling technical terrain and shouldering the bike when required. Built to excel in the most extreme conditions the CX SL clears even the most stubborn mud and compatibility with the LEVEL 5 integrated carbon bar and stem provides a super clean, aerodynamic and stable front end.

    SEAMLESS
    INTEGRATION

    Fully internal cable routing and compatibility with the Level 5 Carbon integrated bar system provides for a super-clean front end and makes for quick cleans and less maintenance at pit stops.

    ADVANCED MONOCOQUE
    CONSTRUCTION

    Lightweight and rugged the CX SL features an advanced monocoque construction and full EPS inner core system for consistent strength and improved torsional stiffness. The race enhanced geometry provides compliance through dropped stays across varied terrains without loss of power.

    CONTROL
    AND GRIP

    Full carbon monocoque front forks for a lightweight and stable handling front end with generous mud shedding clearance.

    OPTIMISED
    POWER TRANSFER

    Oversized down tube to bottom bracket integration for increased stiffness and power transfer. Threaded BSA bottom bracket offer reliable, smooth running and ease of maintenance.

    STOPPING
    POWER

    Both power and control are optimised through powerful flatmount brakes and a 142 x 12mm thru axle.

    Custom Colour
    Available

    We create the bike, you decide the design. Be bold and bright or stealthy as you like. With millions of combinations, you can make a bike unique to you.

    Just select customise after choosing your size.

    Your Bike. Your Way
    Free Insurance for 30 Days

    Buy any bike from Ribble and we will provide you with specialist cycling insurance for your bike, including £250 accessories cover and Theft & Accidental Damage for 30 days in partnership with Pedalsure.

    If you decide to keep your insurance, a 15% discount is applied on the remainder of your policy! Learn more about PedalSure.

    Ride. Smart.
    Frequently Asked
    Questions
    How much does the CX SL weigh?

    The full carbon monocoque frame weighs 1150g and the carbon fork 450g (+/-5g size M). With full bikes builds starting from 7.7kg Ultegra Di2, 9.0kg SRAM Rival, 9.5kg SRAM Apex

    What is the warranty on the frame?

    The frame has a year 3 warranty against manufacturing defects. All other parts have the manufacturer's standard warranty.

    What is the maximum width of tyre that can be fitted to the CX SL?

    The CX SL can accommodate tyres up to 40mm.

    What size seat post does the CX SL require?

    27.2 mm

    How many bottle cage mounts are there?

    There are 2 sets of bottle cage mounts, seat tube and down tube

    Does the CX SL take mudguards?

    Yes, the CX SL is equipped with hidden mudguard mounts

    What type of bottom bracket does the frame require?

    The BB shell is a 68mm BSA threaded

    Are the axles quick release or Thru axles?

    The CX SL has Thru axles 12 x 100 front and 12 x 142 rear

    What is the maximum rider weight?

    We recommend a maximum rider weight of 120kg

    Is the bike supplied with pedals?

    Due to the many different systems people use we do not supply pedals with bikes but you can find a great array of pedals please click here.

    Press
    Reviews

    I took the CX SL racing and was immediately struck by its speed; the stiff handlebar and frameset channelling power efficiently to the rear wheel - 4/5

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    AVAILABLE
    OPTIONS
    LEVEL 40
    CARBON TUBULAR DISC ELITE WHEELSET
    • Rim profile: 40mm profile depth. 26.5mm external width, 17.5mm internal.
    • Weight: 1528g.
    • Front hub: Precision machined straight pull hub, 24 spoke, 100mmx12mm thru-axle, anodised grey finish, centre lock disc brake fitting.
    • Rear hub: Precision machined straight pull hub, 24 spoke, 142mmx12mm thru axle, Shimano 11-speed freehub, anodised grey finish, centre lock disc brake fitting.
    • Bearings: Japanese sealed cartridge bearings. 2 x Front hub, 4x Rear hub.
    • Spokes: Pillar PSR XTRA butted aero blade.
    • Spoke count: 24H Front/24H Rear.
    • Rim technology: HI-TG carbon fibre UD finish.
    • Freehub body: 3 multi-point pawls and 30T ratchet ring with a 10° engagement angle.
    • Max PSI: 140 PSI
    • Max rider weight: 100kg
    • Warranty: 2 years.
    LEVEL 5
    INTEGRATED CARBON HANDLEBAR AND STEM
    • Full monocoque one piece design
    • Truncated aerofoil design (40% faster than a traditional handlebar and stem)
    • Fully internal brake and gear cable routing
    • 380gr +/- 5gr total weight (400mm x 90)
    • Fittings for inline out front style Garmin mount
    • Available in 4 sizes: 380mm x 70mm, 400mm x 90mm, 420mm x 110mm, 420mm x 125mm
    • 125mm drop
    • 75mm reach
    • Supplied with specialist integrated headset spacers offering 40mm of stack height and 15mm of adjustability
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