MARES 9.8

Geometry Specification
€3,399
SKU
FO0080002v2019

MARES 9.8 Features

Lightweight, resilient carbon frame with R.A.T. Quick-release axle

High precision and extreme reliability: Shimano Ultegra shifter

Lightweight Novatec N30 wheelset

In spite of adverse conditions

  • Setting the Cyclo-cross benchmark for 25 years

    Years of feedback from countless professional racers have made the MARES what it is today: THE benchmark for Cyclo-cross.

  • Frame protection as standard

    It is often small details that make the difference between victory and defeat. Our proprietary FOCUS CX chain guide prevents the chain from coming off.

  • The world’s fastest quick-release axle

    Quicker and simpler: Thanks to our patented FOCUS R.A.T. quick-release axle, wheel changes can be carried out in under ten seconds.

Geometry

XS S M L XL XXL
Size 48 51 54 56 58 60
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 160/140 mm, internal brake cable routing
Shifter
Shimano Ultegra R8020
Front derailleur
Shimano Ultegra R8000
Rear derailleur
Shimano Ultegra R8000
Sprocket description
Shimano R8000, 11-32T
Chain
Shimano CN-HG701
Crankset
Shimano Ultegra R8000, 46/36T
Handlebar
BBB Deluxe, Aluminium, drop: 125mm, reach: 70mm
Grips
Focus Bartape SL
Stem
BBB Deluxe, aluminium, 31.8mm, +/- 7 degree
Saddle
Prologo Scratch
Seatpost
BBB CPX Plus, Carbon, 27,2mm, 350mm, set-back: 20mm
Brakes
Shimano Ultegra R8020 hydraulic disc, 160 / 160 mm
Wheelset
Novatec N30, disc center-lock, aluminium, 100x12 / 142x12 mm, 20 mm inner rim width
Tires
Vittoria Terreno Mix, 700 x 33C, Folding
Bike weight incl. battery in kg.
8,90 kg
Brake levers
Shimano Ultegra R8020
Transmission of drive
front: 46/36, rear:11-32
Brake type
Disc