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.
|B||Effective Top Tube (MM)||523||534||544||555||565||577|
|C||Head Tube Angle (°)||70||70||70.5||71||71||71.5|
|D||Effective Seat Tube Angle (°)||73.5||73.5||73.5||73.5||74.5||74.5|
|F||BB Drop (MM)||65||65||65||65||65||65|
|G||Head Tube Length (MM)||110||120||130||140||150||160|
|H||Fork Length (MM)||399||399||399||399||399||399|
|I||Fork Offset (MM)||45||45||45||45||45||45|