Colnago’s flagship road racing model, the V3Rs is outstanding in every way; it’s incredibly light, stiff and compliant, with exceptional versatility and sleek aesthetics. This is a bike you’ll want to choose for every ride, and you can, as it’s been engineered as a true performance all-rounder, excelling across all parcours, with an aggressive yet stable geometry. Perfectly complementing a bike of this calibre are a top-drawer Dura Ace Di2 groupset, Fulcrum 600DB wheels and Colnago finishing kit.
The V3Rs draws much inspiration from the previous models in the V series but has undergone some big changes. The grade of carbon fibre is now even higher, not only contributing to the reduction in weight, but also increasing rigidity dramatically in the rear triangle and head tube while improving vertical compliance as well, so it feels stiff to ride, but in no way harsh. A lighter, newly shaped fork makes room for 30mm wide tyres with space to spare, while the TFS Integrated Fork System means that all cables are completely integrated into the SR9 stem and through the steerer; it’s sleek and aerodynamic. Carbon fibre upper and lower headset cups borrowed from the C64 shave a few extra grams and damp vibrations. Additionally, there’s the seatpost clamp, with a completely new design that is lighter, clamps with improved modulation and has a wider range of operation.
Colnago V3Rs Features
The V3Rs uses the highest grade carbon monocoque to create Colnago’s lightest frame yet
TFS Integrated Fork System so brake and electronic cables run completely internally
Updated seatpost closure reduces the overall weight of the locking system and increases its functionality, power and safety
Updated geometry – a shorter head tube, longer fork, lower bottom bracket and a greater balance across all eight size options
Designed for disc brakes
Clearance for 30mm tyres
Updated seatpost clamp that’s lighter and provides more modulation for improved functionality
Dura Ace Di2