The R5 makes no compromises as an ultralight race machine first and foremost. Team Dimension Data’s World Tour riders also praise its new pro fit, stable and responsive handling, and unrivalled stiffness. No wonder Bernie Eisel calls it “the perfect bike for stage racing,” with Omar Fraile demonstrating as much by powering it to glory in the 100th Giro d’Italia.

Cervélo R5 Ultegra 8000

£3,699.00Price
  • The ultimate all-round race machine deserves optimal component packages to maximize performance, and the R5 delivers. FORK CERVÉLO ALL-CARBON, TAPERED R5 FORK SEATPOST CERVÉLO CARBON SP18 HANDLEBAR FSA ENERGY COMPACT STEM CERVÉLO ULTRA LIGHT ALLOY STEM REAR DERAILLEUR SHIMANO ULTEGRA 8000, 11 SPEED FRONT DERAILLEUR SHIMANO ULTEGRA 8000, 11 SPEED SHIFTERS SHIMANO ULTEGRA 8000, 11 SPEED BRAKE CALIPERS SHIMANO ULTEGRA 8000 CASSETTE SHIMANO ULTEGRA CS-R8000, 11-30 CHAIN SHIMANO CN-HG701, 11 SPEED CRANKSET SHIMANO ULTEGRA 8000 52/36 SADDLE FI’ZI:K ANTARES R7 WHEELS MAVIC KSYRIUM BLACK TIRES MAVIC YKSION ELITE 700 X 25C HEADSET FSA IS2 1-1/8 X 1-1/2 BOTTOM BRACKET BBB BOTTOMFIT BBO-72, PF30 THREADED