MARES 6.8

Geometry Specification
SKU
FO0080009v2020

MARES 6.8 Features

Lightweight and robust aluminium frame with full-carbon fork and R.A.T. Quick-release axle

Reliable Shimano Tiagra shifter

Reliable Alex Rims CXD-6 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
Frame size cm 48 51 54 56 58 60
A Size (MM) 480 510 540 560 580 600
B Effective Top Tube (MM) 518 529 538 550 558 570
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 73.5 73.5
E Chainstay (MM) 425 425 425 425 425 425
F BB Drop (MM) 65 65 65 65 65 65
G Head Tube Length (MM) 120 130 140 150 160 170
H Fork Length (MM) 400 400 400 400 400 400
I Fork Offset (MM) 45 45 45 45 45 45
J Wheelbase (MM) 999 1010 1015 1023 1031 1038
K Stack (MM) 539 549 560 571 581 592
L Reach (MM) 358 367 372 381 386 395

Specification

Frame
7005 aluminum, disc, BSA BB, 142x12 mm through axle, RAT Evo technology, flat mount 140 mm, internal brake & gear cable routing
Fork
Mares carbon disc, 12 x 100 mm R.A.T. through-axle, flat-mount 140 mm, internal brake cable routing
Shifters
Shimano Tiagra SL4700
Front derailleur
Shimano Tiagra R4700
Rear derailleur
Shimano Tiagra R4700
Chain description
Shimano Tiagra CN-4601
Crankset description
Shimano Tiagra FC-4700
Handlebar
BBB Basic, Aluminium, drop: 125 mm, reach: 70mm
Grip/Tape description
Focus Bartape
Stem
BBB Rider BHS-109, 31.8mm, 7degree
Saddle description
Focus Race SL
Seatpost
BBB Basic, Aluminium, 27,2mm, 350mm
BrakeSystem
Shimano Tiagra R4770
Wheelset
Alex Rims CXD-6, disc center-lock,aluminium, 100x12/142x12 mm, 24/24 spokes, 17 mm inner rim width
Tire Description
Vittoria Terreno Mix, 700 x 33C, Folding
Bike weight incl. battery in kg.
9,80 kg
Brake levers
Shimano Tiagra R4770
Brake type
Disc