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Red and Purple and Stiff All Over

Road bike handed down from an ex-racer

Frame:
Caad4 R2000

Fork/Headset:
Kinesis EMS carbon/King

Crankset/Bottom Bracket:
Trvative GXP Elita

Pedals:
wellgo w40/sidi genius

Drivetrain/Cog/Chainring/Chain:
6500

Derailleurs/Shifters:
6500/7700

Handlebars/Stem:
ritchey pro/thomson

Saddle/Seatpost:
arione/thomson

Brakes:
6500

Front Wheel/Hub/Tire:
303 or aksium

Rear Wheel/Hub/Tire:
303 or aksium

Accessories:
Fast, fast and more fast.

More Info:
Amazing ride; just blissful in ways I didn't know aluminum could be. So alive and powerful. First century I've ever done was on this bike, 7/3/11. ended up going 126 miles on 23c gatorskins. still need to reglue the tires on the zipps.

Added by charlie. Last updated over 6 years ago.

As of over 6 years ago, charlie has indicated that they no longer own this bike.

15 Comments

budhai

budhai says:

nice build, lots of flavor

Posted about 6 years ago

MrZuffenhausen

MrZuffenhausen says:

Looks really good.
A friend of mine has a similar Caad3 with full Campy Chorus carbon 10. He took it to the Alps this summer and had tons of fun with it.

Posted over 6 years ago

charlie

charlie says:

awesome! this bike climbs like heaven. i liked the curved seat stays though.

Posted over 6 years ago

arelyt

arelyt says:

the changes look really good! especially without the red stem.

Posted over 6 years ago

Benson

Benson says:

love these Cannondales I was in a tour ride recently and saw a few R200's and R400's and they all had some awesome paint jobs

Posted about 7 years ago

Nimhskater978

Nimhskater978 says:

this bike is amazing looks very very fast

Posted over 7 years ago

jdg

jdg says:

lol jamba juice

Posted over 7 years ago

bomberbrown

bomberbrown says:

nice photos. oh and nice bike i guess.

Posted over 7 years ago

jdg

jdg says:

did you get registered for STP this year? sold out ret-ar-d fast

Posted over 7 years ago

jdg

jdg says:

amazing weirdo-xtracycle-future-mayor-of-portland timing

Posted over 7 years ago

jdg

jdg says:

i still think i like the orig coda stem best. i miss having a "race" roadie

Posted over 7 years ago

charlie

charlie says:

yeah the novelty of this deda has worn off, i'm putting an oversized black stem on soon with my ergo drops.

Posted over 7 years ago

jdg

jdg says:

holy crap what size is that big ring

Posted almost 8 years ago

charlie

charlie says:

53. 12-23 out back. race bike!

Posted almost 8 years ago

deckard

deckard says:

this bike rules.

Posted almost 8 years ago