The Genesis Croix de Fer Stainless uses the new frame platform using US-supplied KVA MS3 DB welded Stainless Steel.
Very similar in strength and properties to Reynolds 931 (1400Mpa vs. 1200-1350Mpa for 931), KVA allows us to us to use a slightly more affordable frame builder and pass on some of these savings to the end consumer.
Internal Di2 capability BB86 Press-Fit Bottom Bracket for a stiffer, more efficient pedalling platform and wider spaced bearings (= longer lasting) New Shimano 5800 105 11sp components with FSA Gossamer MegaExo chainset (50/34T w/ 11-32T cassette) New Shimano ST-RS685 mechanical shift/hydraulic disc STI units with BR-RS785 calipers and Icetech rotors.
Carbon CX fork helps drop weight over last year’s Cr-Mo version, has a longer axle-crown height than 2014 Cr-Mo fork for better tyre/mudguard clearance Alex XD Elite rims – light (490g), durable and wide (23mm OD / 19mm ID) built onto Formula sealed cartridge bearing hubs (licensed Shimano Centrelock technology) with Sapim DB spokes Fast rolling,
This is a retired product.