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Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Drop bar or flat bar, dirt or pavement, Apex 1 is ready to answer the call of the road with hydraulic disc brakes and the simplest, quietest, easiest to use, and most secure drivetrain option available—SRAM 1x™. Apex 1 achieves each of these superlatives while delivering artful design at an unrivalled value. There are many options for purchasing an Apex 1 equipped bike, including the complete factory builds listed alphabetically below. As more bikes become available, we’ll continue to update this page.

 

Bergamont Prime CX Sport

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Rival 1

Brakes: Tektro Spyre

Crankset: SRAM S-350, 40T, GXP

Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG-1130, 11-32

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe CX Comp, 35 mm

Handlebar: BGM Comp CX

Stem: BGM Pro Road

Seatpost: BGM Comp

Saddle: BGM Road Elite

AVAILABLE: Now 

For more information click: Bergamont Prime CX Sport

 

 

Cannondale CAADX Apex 1

From Cannondale: SuperX geometry and CAAD12-inspired features make CAADX the perfect first cyclocross bike, back-up pit bike, versatile super-commuter or all-road adventurer.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: Cannondale Si, BB30, 40 tooth chainring

Bottom Bracket: FSA BB30

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG-1130, 11-32

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe ONEX Tubeless, 700x33c

Handlebar: Cannondale C3 Compact, butted 6061 alloy

Stem: Cannondale C3, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 6 deg

Seatpost: Cannondale C3 Alloy, 27.2x300mm

Saddle: Cannondale Stage CX

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: 2017 Cannondale CAADX Apex 1

 

Cannondale Slate Apex

From Cannondale: A full-tilt road bike with legitimate off-road chops, the Slate brings a whole new dimension of hard-cornering, curb-hopping, trail-shredding fun to the concept of "road-riding".

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S350-1, BB30a, 44T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM BB30

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Cannondale Slate Folding TRS, 650x42c, by Panaracer, tubeless ready

Handlebar: Cannondale C3 Compact, butted 6061 alloy

Stem: Cannondale C1, 6061 Alloy, 1.5", 31.8, -5 deg.

Seatpost: Cannondale C3 Alloy 27.2 X 350mm

Saddle: Fabric Scoop Radius Sport, Cromo Rails

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: 2017 Cannondale Slate Apex

 

Cannondale Slate Women’s Apex

From Cannondale: A full-tilt road bike with legitimate off-road chops, the Slate brings a whole new dimension of hard-cornering, curb-hopping, trail-shredding fun to the concept of "road-riding".

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S350-1, BB30a, 44T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM BB30

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Cannondale Slate Folding TRS, 650x42c, by Panaracer, tubeless ready

Handlebar: Cannondale C3 Compact, butted 6061 alloy

Stem: Cannondale C1, 6061 Alloy, 1.5", 31.8, -5 deg.

Seatpost: Cannondale C3 Alloy 27.2 X 350mm

Saddle: Fabric Scoop Radius Sport, Cromo Rails

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Canondale Slate Women's Apex

 

Cannondale Synapse Carbon Disc Apex 1 SE

From Cannondale: The full-day, full-gas performance of the all-new Synapse, outfitted for more. Big tires, wide rims and even wider gearing let you get after it on roads others fear to tread.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM Apex 1, BB30a, 44T

Bottom Bracket: FSA BB30A

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: WTB Exposure, 700x30c, tubeless, gumwall

Handlebar: Cannondale C3 Compact, butted 6061 alloy

Stem: Cannondale C3, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 6 deg.

Seatpost: Cannondale C3, 6061 Alloy, 25.4

Saddle: Fabric Scoop Radius Sport

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Cannondale Synapse Carbon Disc Apex 1 SE

Focus Paralane Factory

From Focus: You’re caught in the grip of road cycling, enamoured with the sense of speed and liberty. The PARALANE takes these sensations to new levels with its ground-breaking versatility. Finishing high in the rankings alongside friends at a Gran Fondo or tracing a spectacular route over never-ridden-before gravel roads: it’s all possible. The PARALANE will awaken your thirst for adventure, instilling a desire to ride where you’ve never ridden before. Our Factory Spec is a specific model within a bike family that a FOCUS employee has equipped to his or her specifications. Our employees are enthusiastic cyclists. They have big plans year in, year out, and spend a lot of time in the saddle. They have fine-tuned their Factory Spec model specifically for such biking adventures – and the end result is such great value for money that they’d happily recommend it to their best mates too.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350, 44T ring

Bottom Bracket: SRAM PF30

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-36

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe S-One, 30 mm

Handlebar: Concept EX

Stem: Concept

Seatpost: Concept CPX, 25.4x 340 mm

Saddle: Fizik Antares R5

Wheelset: Zipp 30 Course Tubeless

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Focus Paralane Factory

Focus Paralane AL Apex 1

From Focus: You’re caught in the grip of road cycling, enamoured with the sense of speed and liberty. The PARALANE takes these sensations to new levels with its ground-breaking versatility. Finishing high in the rankings alongside friends at a Gran Fondo or tracing a spectacular route over never-ridden-before gravel roads: it’s all possible. The PARALANE will awaken your thirst for adventure, instilling a desire to ride where you’ve never ridden before.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350, 44T ring

Bottom Bracket: SRAM PF30

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-36

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe Lugano, 28 mm

Handlebar: Concept EX

Stem: Concept

Seatpost: Concept CPX, 25.4x 340 mm

Saddle: Concept Endurace

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Focus Paralane AL Apex 1

 

Format 2312

From Format: Stylish design, striking superiority on asphalt and agility on soil and mud: new Format 2312 is an impressive example of a true cyclocross bicycle.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP, 40T ring

Bottom Bracket: SRAM BB86 Pressfit

Chain: KMC X11 EL

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe G-One, 700x35

Handlebar: Format CX, butted 6061 alloy

Stem: Format CX

Seatpost: Format CX

Saddle: Format CX

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Format 2312


 

Giant TCX Advanced SX

From Giant: Born from the fast and furious world of competitive cyclocross and recalibrated for longer rides, the all-new TCX Advanced SX takes you to the end of the road and beyond. Its lightweight Advanced-grade composite frame features flat-mount disc brakes and 12mm front rear thru axles for total control on rough roads, gravel or dirt. The frame has plenty of clearance for its oversized 40c tires. The cockpit, featuring wider handlebars and a slightly shorter stem, gives you confidence and control on rough terrain, and a wide-range 1x11 drivetrain is suitable for off-road adventure.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP, 40T ring

Bottom Bracket: SRAM BB86 Pressfit

Chain: KMC X11 EL

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Maxxis Rambler TR, 700x40

Handlebar: Giant Connect XR Ergo-Control, 31.8mm

Stem: Giant Connect

Seatpost: Giant D-Fuse, composite

Saddle: Giant Contact Neutral

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Giant TCX Advanced SX

Liv Brava SLR

From Liv: Charge in a cross race, grind up a gravel road or adventure through uncharted territory with Brava. The build of the bike creates a responsive and agile ride with precise steering without sacrificing comfort and stability. Enjoy how front-end stability and disc brakes give you extra confidence on the downhills, over technical features and in corners. Made for approaching barriers and run-ups with confidence, the low top tube is shaped for mount and dismount ease as well as shouldering comfort. Dirt, gravel, mud, sand and even paved roads; Brava rides them all.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP, 40T ring

Bottom Bracket: SRAM BB86 Pressfit

Chain: KMC X11 EL

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe Super Swan, 60 TPI, 700x35

Handlebar: Giant Connect

Stem: Giant Contact

Seatpost: Giant D-Fuse, composite

Saddle: Liv Contact Forward

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Liv Brava SLR

 

 

Look 765 Disc Reflect

Bike Specification:

Shifters: SRAM Apex 1 11 sp

Brakes: Shimano RT81

Crankset: SRAM S-350 BB30

Bottom Bracket: SRAM PF30

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Continental Ultra Sport II, 28 mm

Handlebar: FSA Comet

Stem: FSA V-Drive

Seatpost: FSA Gossamer 27.2

Saddle: Selle Italia Q-Bik Flow

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Look 765 Disc Reflect

Marin Cortina AX2

 

From Marin: Buy the Cortina AX on Saturday, race it on Sunday. The Cortina AX is a full-featured gravel or cyclocross race bike that can help privateer off-road drop bar speed pursuits reach their maximum potential.

Bike Specification: 

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: FSA Gossamer Pro, BB386EVO, 38t

Bottom Bracket: FSA MegaExo threaded

Chain: KMC X11

Cassette: SRAM XG-1150, 10-42t

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe X-One Allround, 700x35, tubeless compatible

Handlebar: Marin butted alloy, compact, 12° flared drop

Stem: Marin 3D forged alloy

Seatpost: Marin carbon

Saddle: Marin Beyond Road Concept

Available: late summer 2017

URL: marinbikes.com

Marin Gestalt X11

 

From Marin:The Gestalt X11 is for the drop bar rider that doesn’t want to stick to pavement, and can’t help but get dirty no matter the route. 

 Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: FSA Gossamer Pro, BB386EVO, 42t

Bottom Bracket: FSA MegaExo threaded

Chain: KMC X11

Cassette: SRAM XG-1150, 10-42t

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe G-ONE Evo, Kevlar puncture protection, folding bead, tubeless compatible, 700x30 

Handlebar: Marin butted alloy, compact, 12° flared drop, flat top

Stem: Marin 3D forged alloy

Seatpost: Marin carbon

Saddle: Marin Beyond Road Concept Elite

Available: late summer 2017

URL: marinbikes.com

 

Merida Cyclo Cross 5000

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP

Bottom Bracket: SRAM BB86 Pressfit

Chain: KMC X11-1

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Maxxis Mud Wrestler 33

Handlebar: MERIDA Road Expert Classic OS

Stem: MERIDA Expert OS -5

Seatpost: MERIDA carbon Expert SB15 27.2

Saddle: MERIDA Expert

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Merida Cyclo Cross 5000

 

 

Merida Cyclo Cross 600

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP

Bottom Bracket: SRAM BB86 Pressfit

Chain: KMC X11-1

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Maxxis Mud Wrestler 33

Handlebar: MERIDA Road Expert Classic OS

Stem: MERIDA Expert OS -5

Seatpost: MERIDA carbon Expert SB15 27.2

Saddle: MERIDA Expert

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Merida Cyclo Cross 600

 

 

Niner RLT 9 and RLT 9 Steel

From Niner: Is it a 29er? A monster-cross machine? A gravel ginder? YES. Whether you ride drop bars or flats, skinny tires or something a bit more rotund, it all depends on where you want to go. The RLT 9 doesn't define you by where you have been, but encourages you to become someone new, to take the left turn and to leave the constraints of the yellow lines behind.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 BB30, 42T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM PF30

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: SCHWALBE G-ONE PERFORMANCE 700x35

Handlebar: Niner Drop Top Alloy

Stem: Niner alloy

Seatpost: Niner alloy, 400 mm

Saddle: Niner

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Niner RLT 9 Steel, Niner RLT 9

Nukeproof Digger 1.0

From Nukeproof: The Digger originated from wanting a do-it-all training bike for our athletes. It’s a versatile bit of kit. Designed to lap up the base miles, shred paths or get wild on the trails. A truly adaptable frame with blend of road and mountain bike geometry whilst having the capacity to carry essentials such as panniers and mud guards, the Digger can create an adventure out of any ride.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP 40T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: WTB Cross Wolf 32

Handlebar: ZIPP Service Course 80 44cm, 31.8mm Black

Stem: ZIPP Service Course 6deg

Seatpost: ZIPP Service Course 27.2mm x 350mm, 20mm setback, Black

Saddle: Nukeproof Vector AM, Black/Yellow

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Nukeproof Digger 1.0

Planet X Kaffenbach

From Planet X: The Kaffenback is our steel do-it-all steed, redesigned to incorporate modern technology such as disc brakes. But whats with the name? Well, inspiration struck after a ride to the Kaf and back - sometimes simplicity is the key. So whats it for? The Kaffenback is versatile and suitable for a wide range of riding.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP 42T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP, BSA

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Hutchinson Top Slick 2, 32 mm

Stem: Selcof KA04

Handlebar: Selcof Zeta

Seatpost: Selcof Zeta

Saddle: Prologo Kappa 3

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Planet X Kaffenbach

Planet X XLS

From Planet X: CX is a balance of speed and skill and the Planet X XLS is an eternal favourite of the scene, thanks to its contemporary and refined carbon chassis and race-tuned geometry. Whether youre looking to upgrade to carbon or discs, the XLS is the perfect place to start.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP 42T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP, BSA

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe Century, 35 mm

Handlebar: Selcof Zeta

Stem: Selcof KA04

Seatpost: Selcof 56

Saddle: Prologo Kappa 3

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Planet X XLS 

 

Planet X London Road

From Planet X: Sheffield's London Road is a busy, rough, commuter artery where survival is the name of the game. Designed from the ground up to combat the worst road surfaces, our London Road is ideal for road riding, adventure trails, commuting, and even touring with mudguard and panniers if the fancy takes you.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP 42T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP, BSA

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe Century, 35 mm

Handlebar: Selcof Zeta

Stem: Selcof KA04

Seatpost: Selcof 56

Saddle: Prologo Kappa 3

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Planet X London Road 

 

Raleigh Alysa 4

Bike Specification:

Shifter: SRAM Apex 1

Brakes: Tektro Auriga

Crankset: 2 Piece alloy

Bottom Bracket: external

Chain: KMC X11

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Clement XPLOR USH 700x35

Handlebar: Kalloy alloy

Stem: Raleigh

Seatpost: Raleigh 100

Saddle: Raleigh Women Specific

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Raleigh Alysa 4

 

Raleigh Cadent 4

Bike Specification:

Shifter: SRAM Apex 1

Brakes: Tektro Auriga

Crankset: 2 Piece alloy

Bottom Bracket: external

Chain: KMC X11

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Clement XPLOR USH 700x35

Handlebar: Kalloy alloy

Stem: Raleigh

Seatpost: Raleigh 100

Saddle: Raleigh Series

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Raleigh Cadent 4

 

Raleigh Willard 2

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Rival 22

Brakes: TRP Spyre

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP 38T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP, BSA

Chain: SRAM PC-1130

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Clement X'PLOR MSO, 700x40c

Handlebar: Raleigh 200 Series

Stem: 3D Forged Anti Shock

Seatpost: Anti Shock 14 mm offset

Saddle: Raleigh Series

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Raleigh Willard 2

 

Rose Pro DX Cross

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP 42T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP, BSA

Chain: SRAM PC-1130

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-32

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Schwalbe Racing Ralph Evo PSC, 33 c

Handlebar: Ritchey Comp Evo Curve

Stem: Ritchey 4 Axis WTD

Seatpost: Ritchey 2B WTD

Saddle: Ergon SMC-40

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Rose Pro DX Cross

 

Serious Grafix Pro

From Serious: The whole wheel world is talking about the new generation of disc-crossers and gravel bikes.Serious bikes makes it easy. With the Serious Grafix Pro, the price-conscious performance brand once again covered the essentials and launched a cutting-edge, versatile Gravelracer. With its excellent price-performance ratio and real understated design the Grafix Pro invites you to discover the possibilities. 

AVAILABLE: now

For more information click: Serious Grafix Pro

 

Vitus Energie

From Vitus: Our cyclocross specific frameset features a 6061-T6 alloy tubeset with increased tyre and mud clearance for high volume cyclocross tyres. Cable routing has been specifically designed to prevent ingress of mud and water and to increase comfort when shouldering the bike during cyclocross race situations. The High-Modulus T700 HM-UD full carbon fork features a tapered carbon steerer and beefed-up blades with 15mm through axle configuration to ensure precise tracking and steering with the ability to handle the rigours of competitive cyclocross racing. The Vitus Energie; cyclocross race bike; hardcore winter training bike or all season commuter; your one bike for all occasions.

Bike Specification:

Shifter/Brake Levers: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Brakes: SRAM Apex 1 HRD

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP 40T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP, BSA

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-36

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: WTB Cross Wolf 32

Handlebar: Vitus Compact

Stem: Vitus

Seatpost: Vitus

Saddle: Vitus

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Vitus Energie

Whyte Cambridge

From Whyte: For 2017 we have a brand new frame, featuring a new front triangle with BBX internal cable routing and new slimmed down seat stays to give even more comfort. Based on our high performance mountain bike geometry, all our Fast Urban bikes have a long wheelbase and relaxed head angle for high speed stability, with a shorter stem for excellent slow speed manoeuvrability.

Bike Specification:

Shifter: SRAM Apex 1, 11 speed

Brakes: Tektro Auriga

Crankset: SRAM S-350 GXP 42T

Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP, BSA

Chain: SRAM PC-1110

Cassette: SRAM PG 1130, 11-42

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1, long cage

Tires: Vittoria Zaffiro Pro, 700 x 32c

Handlebar: Whyte Narrow, 31.8mm, 30mm Rise, 620mm Wide

Stem: Whyte

Seatpost: Whyte

Saddle: Whyte

AVAILABLE: Now

For more information click: Whyte Cambridge

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