Vitus Substance CRS-1 Adventure Gravel Bike 2020

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Engineered and equipped for sensational riding finesse over any terrain in all weathers, this infinite-explorer has a carbon frame and fork at its core with convenient mounting points for luggage carriers, mudguards and multiple water bottles.

  • 2020 Vitus Carbon Gravel Frame
  • 27.5" Disc Brake Wheels
  • 11 Speed (Apex Groupset - 1 x 11)
  • Was available in XL in Blue & White.

2020 Vitus Substance CRS-1 Adventure Bike

This ride provides a superb sitting position and ultra-efficient cycling thanks to its modern geometry and excellent componentry.

SRAM Apex 1x11 Drivetrain and Hydraulic Disc Brakes Soaring you to the top of the steepest and most challenging climbs and ensuring you don't give up during long days in the saddle is a SRAM Apex 1x11 gear transmission.

This drivetrain features a wide-range 11-42T cassette that provides a gear for every scenario, whether you climb hills, ride gravel and forest trails or explore on adventures far from the beaten track, this Substance is the ride for you. 650b WTB SpeedTerra TCS Wheels and WTB Venture Tyres Rolling with pace and stability aboard 650b WTB SpeedTerra TCS wheels and WTB Venture tyres for sensational rolling efficiency, dependability and traction over all terrains in all weathers. Plus, this wheel/tyre combo is Tubeless Ready and comes supplied with tubeless valves in the box that you can easily fit and add the sealant of your choice if you would like to make the upgrade to the tubeless standard.

The tubeless setup enables you to adjust tyre pressures with greater flexibility to suit the terrains you will be trekking over, to suit the luggage load you are carrying on your expedition and to enhance comfort. And, since it eliminates the need for an inner tube you can cease to worry about ever getting a pinch flat or a puncture. Lightweight, Reliable and Stylish Vitus Finishing Kit This Substance CRS-1 Adventure Road Bike is fitted with a lightweight, reliable and stylish Vitus finishing kit that's perfect for long days on the trails or on the open road.

This spec includes an aluminium handlebar from Vitus that feature a flat-top for enhanced comfort in all sitting positions, plus, it's equipped with a Vitus seatpost and saddle for sensational seating that's especially beneficial during longer rides.

Frame: Substance Carbon UD T700.

Fork: UD Carbon Full Carbon tapered steerer.

Drivetrain: SRAM Apex 1x11-Speed.

Crankset: SRAM Apex 1, X-Sync 40T.

Cassette: SunRace CSRX8 11-42T, 11-Speed.

Brakes: SRAM Apex HRD.

Wheelset: WTB SpeedTerra TCS 2.0 650b.

Handlebar: Vitus 6061 16 degrees Flared Adventure.

Axles: Vitus 12mm Thru-Axle.

Weight: 9.38kg.

Frame: Substance Carbon UD T700 Internal cable routing, 142 x 12mm rear end, mud-guard mounts, rack mounts, 3 bottle cage mounts.

Fork: UD Carbon, Full Carbon tapered steerer, 100 x 12mm, mud-guard mounts. Utility mounts (bottle cage or rack).

Fork Material: Carbon.

Steerer: Tapered.

Bottle Cage Mounts: Double.

Cable Routing: Internal.

Mudguard Mounts: Yes.

Rear Rack Mounts: Yes.

Groupset Manufacturer: SRAM.

Number of gears: 11.

Chainset: SRAM Apex 1, X-Sync 40T.

Chainset type: Single.

Chain: SRAM PC1110, 116 Links with Power Lock 11-Speed.

Cassette: SunRace CSRX8 11-42T, 11-Speed.

Wheel Size: 27.5" (650b).

Tyres: WTB Venture 650b x 47 TCS Road Plus, Tan Sidewall, Dual DNA Compound, Lightweight Tubeless Casing, TCS Aramid Bead.

Brake Type: Hydraulic Disc Brake.

Brakes: SRAM Apex HRD, Centreline RT 160mm 6-Bolt Rotor.

Brake Callipers: SRAM Apex HRD.

Bar Tape/Grips: Vitus EVA cork.

Handlebars: Vitus 6061 16 degrees Flared Adventure, 128mm drop x 77mm reach.

Stem: Vitus 6061 Aluminium 3D Forged, bar bore 31.8mm, +/- 7 degrees.

Seat Post: Vitus 6061 Aluminium, 12mm offset.

Saddle: Vitus.

Model Year: 2020.

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Substance CRS-1 Adventure Bike Specification

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Lowest Price£1449.99

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This Vitus deal was originally found at Wiggle, costing £1449.99 (down from £1899.99) and was last updated on 23rd March 2021.

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