Are the cables internally routed?
Yes, the integrated handlebars, in combination with the frameset, enable all the cables to be fully hidden. Preserving the super sleek lines of the Ultra to reduce wind resistance and maximise drag savings.
What brake levers are compatible with the direct mount handlebars?
All standard brake levers are compatible. The clamp that is normally used to affix the lever to conventional handlebars is removed and the lever is then bolts directly into the handlebars.
Does the bike come fitted with handlebar tape?
The ergonomic design and textured finish of the Ultra Aero handlebar means that bar tape is not required. However, if you prefer the feel of bartape it's easy to retrofit.
Does the Ultra require a specific type of bottle cage?
All standard bottle cages and bottles are compatible, the Ultra is optimised to be faster with a bottle and cage fitted than without.
How many bottle cage mounts are there?
Two, situated on the down tube and seat tube.
Are the axles thru-axle or quick release?
The frame requires thru-axles of 100/125/M12*P1.5 front and 142/173/M12*P1.5 rear.
Is it compatible with mudguards?
Due to the Ultra SL R being a speed-centric aero bike, mudguard mounts have not been incorporated into the frame's design.
What is the maximum rider weight?
We recommend a maximum rider plus bike weight of 120kgs.
How do I attach the Ultra carbon tri bar extensions?
The carbon extensions bolt into the underside of the handlebars, making use of the 2 holes that would normally be reserved for an out-front computer
mount. Cycle and GPS computers can be mounted directly to the extensions.
Can I fit a computer to the handlebars?
Yes, the underside of the handlebars have mounting points which are compatible with most types of bolt-on style out-front computer mounts.
Is the bike supplied with pedals?
Due to the many different systems that people use, we do not supply pedals with bikes. But you can find a great selection of pedals here.