Jamis Icon Elite 2013 Road Bike Stats
Size: 48 cm, 51 cm, 54 cm, 56 cm, 58 cm and 61 cm
Weight: 1150 grams
Colors: Pearl white/black gloss
Frame: Jamis Performance Racing Geometry Synthesis aluminium
Derailleur: Shimano Ultegra
Seat Post: Jamis carbon fibre micro-adjust
Chain: Shimano 10-Speed
Brakes: Shimano BR560 dual-pivot calliper
Shifters: Shimano Ultegra ST-6700 Dual Control STI
Derailleurs: Shimano 105
Tires: Vittoria Rubino Slick 23 60 KV
The Jamis Icon Elite 2013 Road Bike is sure to be a hit with semi-professional and professional road racing and bicycling enthusiasts. It has a lightweight alloy frame that offers the same speed, responsiveness and stability that a carbon fibre frame offers. The Jamis Icon Elite 2013 Road Bike’s aluminium frame is built to last and is much sturdier than many of the carbon fibre frames on the market. The Jamis Icon Elite 2013 Road Bike is not quite as smooth as ride as many of the far more expensive road bikes, but for the price, it handles well and is responsive enough to really push it to the max. The Icon Elite has a carbon seat post and carbon steering to help cut down on road vibrations. The bike is designed to transfer the power to the rear wheels smoothly and efficiently, and its wheelset is set up to give the bike a nice effortless ride the bike comes with Vittoria Rubino Pro Slick tires. In addition, the Jamis Icon Elite 2013 Road Bike comes fully fitted with a premiere Ultegra parts package that puts most carbon fibre frame bikes to shame, for a cost that does not break the bank. Jamis also offers the Icon Pro 2013 Road Bike for about $1000 less than the Elite bike costs.
- Fully fitted with a Ultegra parts package
- Not as smooth of ride as most carbon fibre frame bikes offer!!
When Jamis designed the Icon Elite, they had in mind a road bike that was lightweight enough, fast enough and responsive enough to be at the front of the race pack yet was sturdier and more affordable than the carbon fibre frame bikes on the market. Jamis accomplished their goal most excellently. The Jamis Icon Elite 2013 Road Bike received an 8.5/10 rating.
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