Introducing the 2012 Stevens Bikes Stratos with SRAM 2012 Red Components.
This is a 52cm Stratos with C-4 Carbon USL 2.5 wheels. The total weight of the bike as seen is 11 lbs, 13 oz.
A lot of improvements has been made to the 2012 SRAM Red. According to SRAM, every piece of their group has lost weight.
The new SRAM RED Rear Derailleur has been designed with the Exact Actuation technology for precise, efficient shifting.
SRAM Red new patented AeroLink arm reduces frontal area while improving braking performance and modulation.
The new SRAM RED Exogram Crankset is completely hollow all the way to the spider.
SRAM Red ErgoFit textured body improves grip and finger wrap with reduced diameter, providing better control, and a better transition to the bar
C-4 Carbon USL 2.5 wheels are sub 1000g for the complete wheelset.
Stevens Stratos BB86 bottom bracket reduces weight with any necessary material through a press fit bearings.
The new SRAM Red X-DOME XG-1090 cassette is a lot quieter compared to the previous year. Hollowing out the back plate and the added StealthRing elastomers has decrease a majority of the Red shifting noises.