Vitus Substance SRS-1 Adventure Steel Gravel Bike 2020
As far as I'm aware this Vitus deal is sold out.
This road bike is specifically designed for gravel riding as it offers smooth and reliable performance across mixed terrain conditions.
- 2020 Vitus Steel Gravel Frame
- 650c Disc Brake Wheels
- 11 Speed (Apex Groupset - 1 x 11)
- Was available in XXL in Blue & White.
- Weighs 10.81kg
2020 Vitus Substance SRS-1 Adventure Bike
It features a rock-solid CrMo frame construction which makes it more than capable of handling all the abuse from long distance journeys with unpredictable surface conditions.
Vitus has also gone the extra mile by putting this sleek road bike through a heat-treatment process, which allows for another layer of durability on your travels.
SRAM Apex Drivetrain with UD Carbon Forks Whether you're commuting to work or planning a bike-packing weekend away, this gravel bike is engineered for top-performance. Propelling you up to speed in seconds, its SRAM Apex crankset allows for quick and easy acceleration while its hydraulic disc brakes keeps your ride under control. Ready for any riding situation, this durable adventure bike is also equipped with UD carbon forks which provide incredible stiffness without any excess weight.
WTB SpeedTerra Wheelset with WTB Venture Tyres Rolling on a set of reliable WTB SpeedTerra wheels, this versatile road bike is perfectly set-up for gravel riding. Using its WTB Venture tyre's larger outer diameter, this model delivers exceptional grip and smoothness when riding across uneven gravel surfaces. One final highlight is the Vitus Substance SRS-1 Adventure Road Bike's wheels and tyres are tubeless ready.
This means you can simply install the supplied valves and add sealant if you want to run tubeless.
Frame: Substance Reynolds 725, Heat-treated CrMo, external cable routing (full outer), 142x12mm rear end, mud-guard mounts, rack mounts and 3 bottle cage mounts.
Forks: UD Carbon, tapered steerer, 100x12mm.
Brakes: SRAM Apex HRD, hydraulic disc brakes, Centreline RT, 160mm 6-bolt rotors.
Shifter: SRAM Apex HRD.
Front Derailleur: N/A.
Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex, long cage.
Cassette: Sunrace CSRX8 11-42T, 11 speed.
Chainset: SRAM Apex 1, XSYNC, 40T, 24mm axle, crank lengths: XS: 165mm, S: 170mm, M: 172.5mm, L: 172.5mm, XL: 175mm and XXL: 175mm.
Chain: SRAM PC1110, 116 links with Power Lock.
Rims: WTB SpeedTerra TCS 2.0 650b, XD driver, tubeless tape installed, tubeless valves supplied.
Front Hub: WTB, 12x100mm, sealed Enduro radial bearings, 6-bolt.
Rear Hub: WTB, 12x142mm, sealed Enduro radial bearings, 6-bolt, XD freehub.
Axles: Vitus Front: 12x120mm/M12x1.5mmxL14mm; Rear: 12x170mm/M12xP1.5mmxL12mm.
Tyres: WTB Venture 650bx47 TCS Road Plus, tan sidewall, dual DNA compound, lightweight tubeless casing, TCS Aramid bead.
Seatpost: Vitus, 6061 Aluminium, 27.2x350mm (300mm for XS and S), 12mm offset.
Stem: Vitus, 6061 Aluminium, 3D forged, 31.8mm bar bore, +/- 7 degrees, XS: 80mm, S: 90mm, M: 90mm, L: 100mm, XL: 110mm and XXL: 110mm.
Bars: Vitus, 6061 Aluminium, 16 degrees flared Adventure, 128mm drop, 77mm reach, XS: 400mm, S: 400mm, M: 420mm, L: 420mm, XL: 440mm and XXL: 440mm.
Bar Tape: Vitus, EVA Cork.
Bottom Bracket: SRAM GXP 68 Road.
Headset: FSA No.42, tapered 1 1/8-1 1/2", 45 degrees /45 degrees upper bearing 41.8/28.6, lower bearing 36/45.
Weight: 10.81kg (large).
Substance SRS-1 Adventure Bike Specification
|Bike Type||Gravel Bikes|
|Brakes Type||Disc Brakes|
|Number of Gears||11 Speed|
|Retailer||Chain Reaction Cycles|
Where to buy the Vitus Substance SRS-1 Adventure Steel Gravel Bike 2020?
As far as I'm aware, this Vitus Substance SRS-1 Adventure Bike deal has expired.
You can see if it is on sale at Merlin
or if I have any other suitable Gravel Bikes.
This Vitus deal originally cost £1299.99 (down from £1699.99) and was last updated on 23rd March 2021.
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