This De Rosa Idol (Ultegra - 2016) is no longer available although you may find similar or newer versions below:
De Rosa like to offer class and style with their bikes and the 2016 Idol 6800 covers both. Its full Ultegra gear and brake caliper setup give it drive and control, while the frame and fork give it the style and feel needed to conquer the roads ahead.
|Number of gears:||22|
|Front Axle Type:||9mm QR|
|Frame:||Idol Super Hi-modulus carbon frame|
|Fork:||Idol Super Hi-modulus carbon fork|
|Bottle Cage Mounts:||Double|
|Front Derailleur Mount:||Braze On|
|Dropouts:||Replaceable Rear Derailleur Hanger|
|Wheel Size:||700c (622)|
|Wheelset:||Fulcrum Racing Sport|
|Brake Levers/Gear Shifters:||Shimano Ultegra|
|Front Derailleur:||Shimano Ultegra|
|Rear Derailleur:||Shimano Ultegra|
|Brakes:||Shimano Ultegra levers|
|Brake Callipers:||Shimano Ultegra|
|Chainring Size:||52 Tooth, 36 Tooth|
|Cassette:||Shimano 11 speed|
|Cassette Range:||11-28 Tooth|
|Stem:||3T ARX Pro|
|Seat Post:||3T Stilo Pro 25|
|Saddle:||Prologo Kappa 3|
|Tyres:||Continental Grand Sport Race|
|Pedals:||Supplied with basic flat pedals|
|Warranty:||"2 year frame warranty, 12 month parts warranty"|
The De Rosa Idol is reintroduced to the De Rosa range for 2016 and returns encompassing the many new trends in road bike design. The design, geometries and materials used are all optimised for the utilisation. The Idol also offers a frame and fork manufactured using Super High-Modulus carbon fibre and features full internal cable routing.
Two types of Super High-Modulus carbon fibre are used in the manufacture and both maintain a balance between structural rigidity, vibration absorption and weight. The frame is a blend of T1000 (70%) and T800 (30%) carbon, thereby guaranteeing structural rigidity, absorption capacity and lightness to a very high level. The result is a lightweight and comfortable, modern frame that features the unique style and flair that comes with owning a De Rosa.
This year De Rosa have spec'd up the Idol with the new Shimano Ultegra 6800 11 speed. With its light action and smooth indexing allows you to push that little bit further but supply you with the confidence and the reliability that Shimano offer with their products.
De Rosa have polished the Idol off with a set of Fulcrum Racing Sport wheels. These are sealed cartridge bearing hubs with double-walled alloy rims, with these combined you get a smooth rolling, low rotational and overall weight making it that little bit more easier to role along the open road. To top it of the wheelset has been rapped with a pair of Continental Grand Sport Race tyres to give you maximum grip around the corners.
3T and Prologo supply the components needed for the Idol's finishing kit. The bike has 3T Ergonova handlebars and a 3T ARX stem with Prologo Kappa saddle and bar tape. A great finishing kit bundle that gives you complete comfort and reliability whilst out on the roads.
Each bike is fully built, tested and tuned by Wiggle's team of qualified bike mechanics to ensure you're bike arrives in perfect condition. To find out which size fits you click on the size guide tab above.
Few bike brands can claim to be as beautifully crafted or as lovingly made as De Rosa – so we're understandably excited about stocking them @ Wiggle. Formed in 1953, De Rosa is synonymous with everything cyclists know and love about Italian bikes: passion, master craftsmanship, skill and precision. Whether it's the hand-finished steel Neo Primato frameset which catches your eye or the Merak Carbon, all bikes are created with the same close attention to detail by the family-run De Rosa company, which is based in Milan. These are the bikes which Ugo de Rosa dreamt of building as a teenager. More than half a century later, his dreams are reality and countless champions have ridden – and still ride – his prestigious bikes. His love and enthusiasm for cycling is reflected in every single bike made. A De Rosa bike is the kind of bike you buy and keep forever...
|Height||cm||162 - 168cm||166 - 172cm||170 - 178cm||176 - 185cm||183 - 188cm||186 - 194cm|
|ft||5′ 2″ - 5′ 6″||5′ 5″ - 5′ 8″||5′ 7″ - 5′ 10″||5′ 9″ - 6′ 1″||6′ 0″ - 6′ 2″||6′ 1″ - 6′ 4″|
|Inside Leg||cm||68 - 72cm||72 - 78cm||76 - 82cm||80 - 86cm||85 - 89cm||86 - 92cm|
|inches||27″ - 28″||28″ - 31″||30″ - 32″||31″ - 34″||33″ - 35″||34″ - 36″|
|Seat Tube Angle||Degrees||74.2°||73.9°||73.6°||73°||73°||72.7°|
|Head Tube Angle||Degrees||71°||72°||72.6°||73°||73.1°||73.3°|
|Bottom Bracket Drop||mm||70mm||70mm||70mm||70mm||70mm||70mm|
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