MARES APEX 1

Geometry Specification
SKU
FO0080012v2018

MARES APEX 1 Features

Lightweight carbon frame with full-carbon fork, R.A.T. thru-axle system (R.A.T. thru-axles are sold under licence in the UK [UK patent GB2414971B]) and 100% FOCUS CX racing geometry

Complete Sram Apex 1 groupset – 1x

Reliable Alex wheels and Continental tyres

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 (MM) 480 510 540 560 580 600
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
E Chainstay (MM) 425 425 425 425 425 425
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
J Wheelbase (MM) 1003 1015 1020 1027 1037 1045
K Stack (MM) 526 536 547 559 568 579
L Reach (MM) 367 375 382 390 397 405

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 STN Rail
Seatpost
BBB Deluxe, Aluminium, 27,2mm, 350mm, set-back 20mm
Stem
BBB Deluxe, aluminium, 31.8mm, +/- 7 degree
Tire
Continental Cyclo-X King, 700 x 35C, Folding
Brake levers
Sram Apex 1 HRD
BrakeSystem
Sram Apex 1 HRD, disc, 160 mm/160 mm
Brake type
Disc
Chain ring
1x
Crankset
Sram S350-1, 42T
Rear derailleur
Sram Apex 1, 11-speed, long cage
Shifting type
Mechanical shifting
Sprocket
Sram PG-1130, 11-32T
Wheelset
Alex Rims CXD-6, disc center-lock,aluminium, 100x12/142x12 mm, 24/24 spokes, 17 mm inner rim width