Hunter Grove (Incycle / Cannondale) gave SoCalCycling.com a close up look at his new Cannondale CAAD12 Team bike, which he has been riding and testing for the last month.
Below are some of the Caad12’s features and a photo gallery of Hunter’s Cannondale CAAD12 race machine.
New Speed Save Fork
Radical, one-piece BallisTec carbon construction from the tips of the dropouts to the top of the steerer.
- 10% more compliant
- 6 % improvement in lateral stiffness
- 30 grams lighter
New 25.4 mm Save Seatpost
A new addition to the SAVE family of vibration-absorbing features, the SAVE seatpost is engineered to provide additional give when seated for greater comfort and less fatigue.
- 36% more comfort at the saddle than 27.2 carbon posts
New Speed Save Rear Triangle
Unique flattened and curved chain stays, seat stays and seat tube deliver a huge increase in vertical deflection and retain our trademark rigidity under power.
- 50% more compliant
BB30A 73Mm Wide BB Shell
Asymmetrically wider BB shell allows for bigger downtube junction and larger non-drive side chainstay for stiffness.
Oversized Delta Seat Tube
- Massively flared seat tube adds stiffness at the BB
Please visit Cannondale.com for more information on the Caad12 and to find a dealer near you.