MARES 9.8

Geometry Specification
A$4,499
SKU
FO0080002v2019

MARES 9.8 Features

Lightweight carbon frame with full-carbon fork, R.A.T. floating axle and 100% FOCUS CX racing geometry

High precision and highly reliable: Shimano Ultegra gearshift

Lightweight Novatec N30 wheelset

Defies adverse conditions

  • 25 years of setting the cyclocross benchmark

    Years of feedback from professional riders have made the MARES what it is today: THE cyclocross benchmark.

  • Frame protection ex works

    It's often very minor things that make all the difference between victory and defeat. Our proprietary-developed FOCUS CX chain guide prevents the chain from dropping.

  • The world's fastest floating axle

    Easier and faster: thanks to our patented FOCUS R.A.T. floating axle, wheel changes can be achieved in under 10 seconds.

Geometry

XS S M L XL XXL
A Size (°) XS S M L XL XXL
B Effective Top Tube (°) XS S M L XL XXL
C Head Tube Angle (°) XS S M L XL XXL
D Effective Seat Tube Angle (°) XS S M L XL XXL
E Chainstay (°) XS S M L XL XXL
F BB Drop (°) XS S M L XL XXL
G Head Tube Length (°) XS S M L XL XXL
H Fork Length (°) XS S M L XL XXL
I Fork Offset (°) XS S M L XL XXL
J Wheelbase (°) XS S M L XL XXL
K Stack (°) XS S M L XL XXL
L Reach (°) XS S M L XL XXL

Specification

Frame
Carbon, disc, PF30 BB, 142x12 mm through axle, RAT Evo technology, flat mount 140 mm, internal brake & gear cable routing
Fork
Carbon, disc, 100x12 mm RAT through axle, RAT Evo Technology, flat mount 140 mm, internal brake cable routing
Handlebar
BBB Deluxe, Aluminium, drop: 125mm, reach: 70mm
Saddle
Prologo Scratch
Seatpost
BBB CPX Plus, Carbon, 27,2mm, 350mm, set-back: 20mm
Stem
BBB Deluxe, aluminium, 31.8mm, +/- 7 degree
Tires
Continental Cyclo-X King, 700 x 35C, Folding
Brake levers
SHIMANO BRR8020
BrakeSystem
Shimano Ultegra R8020 hydraulic disc, 160 / 160 mm
Brake type
Disc
Crankset
Shimano Ultegra R8000, 46/36T
Rear derailleur
Shimano Ultegra R8000
Shifters
Shimano Ultegra R8020
Sprocket
Shimano R8000, 11-32T
Gear ratio
front: 46/36, rear: 11-32
Wheelset
Novatec N30, disc center-lock, aluminium, 100x12 / 142x12 mm, 20 mm inner rim width