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Bianchi Oltre RC “Hyperbike” will get air deflectors and vented, built-in stem


The all-new Bianchi Oltre RC is their first “hyperbike” and will get distinctive, patent-pending vents on the headtube to redirect air to low-pressure zones. These, plus a completely built-in one-piece handlebar and stem and new Reparto Corse aero wheels supply a 45-second financial savings over 40k at 250watts output.

bianchi oltre rc frame details

Designed as a motorbike+rider system, the inside track within the bar/stem funnels air into “low stress vortices aimed on the rider’s shifting legs”.

bianchi oltre rc air scoops on headtube

The scoops under it direct the air across the head tube, smoothing move into the low-pressure zone straight behind it. The mixed objective seems to be to cut back turbulence and low-pressure zones that trigger drag. And, they are saying it helps even in crosswinds, bettering CDA by 5.1% in comparison with the Oltre XR4.

bianchi oltre rc wheels and hubs

Aiding the aerodynamics are their Reparto Corse (Bianchi’s Racing Division) RC50 and RC65 wheels. The carbon fiber, tubeless-ready 50mm (entrance) and 65mm (rear) deep rims are designed to be stiff, mild, and quick. The hubs use their SPB (Tremendous Precision Bearing) building so that they roll easy.

bianchi oltre rc saddle

These be part of a brand new 165g Reparto Corse saddle with carbon fiber shell and 3D-printed padding as a reboot of their in-house, top-end part effort. Along with the cockpit, that is essentially the most Bianchi’d bike Bianchi has ever made.

bianchi oltre rc aero road bike

bianchi oltre rc frame details

The wheels have a 21mm inner width and the bike will match as much as 700x32mm tires.

aero fork on the Bianchi Oltre RC road bike

A selected RC-level fork adorns the highest mannequin, however all ranges get small aero touches on the decrease legs.

bianchi oltre rc pro and standard road bike family

Three fashions are supplied, plus an RC-level frameset. They share the general body design, however spec differs, and the bottom mannequin loses the RC wheels, saddle and cockpit.

bianchi oltre rc aero road bike

Designed as a pro-level racing bike, an entire Bianchi Oltre RC weighs in at a claimed 6.85kg (15.1lb) in dimension 55, as proven right here. The body is just suitable with digital drivetrains, and full bikes can be found with SRAM Purple AXS, Shimano Dura-Ace Di2, and Campagnolo Tremendous File EPS…all with energy meters. Costs from €13,749 to €14,999.

bianchi oltre pro aero road bike

The Bianchi Oltre Professional makes use of the identical 50mm deep rim entrance and rear, retains the Reparto Corse saddle and built-in cockpit, however has a barely completely different fork that comes with their CV vibration discount materials. Drivetrain choices embrace SRAM Purple and Pressure AXS and Shimano Dura-Ace and Ultegra Di2. Costs from €7,999 to €12,199, claimed weight is 7.3kg (16.09lb).

bianchi oltre aero road bike

The bottom stage Bianchi Oltre will get yet one more fork and comes with new Velomann 50mm deep carbon wheels and cockpit (with aero stem), and saddle. Teams embrace SRAM Rival AXS and Shimano Ultegra and 105 Di2. Costs from €5,399 to €6,249, claimed weight is 8.1kg (17.86lb).

Bianchi.com

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