” Litespeed has actually incorporated an interesting brand new titanium high-performance version to its own variety as it launches a brand new front runner crushed rock version: The Toscano. A mix of unique specialized ability and also preciseness management through specialists at the Litespeed manufacturing plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., the Toscano stands up as Litespeed’s very most technically progressed, performance-rich crushed rock bike ever before.”– Litespeed Toscano
” Borrowing proprietary, industry-leading innovation coming from its own road-focused sibling version, the Spezia, the brand new Toscano gives gravel Litespeed’s main feature technical advancement: a 6AL/4V titanium leading pipe crafted coming from a standard piece of titanium that provides a flexible stamina incomparable through every other. This, joined size-specific pipes– each evaluated and also adapted to fulfill our wall surface density and also value endurance targets– produce a bike along with higher body weight financial savings, additional hardness and also additional accurate managing than any sort of titanium crushed rock bike readily available today.”
” Inspired due to the Strade Bianche springtime ethnicity in main Italy in the Tuscany location that travels over each flat streets and also the filth “white colored streets’ that work as a determining component of the ethnicity, the Toscano is actually created for front-of-pack using– on street or even off. Coming from drag decrease and also day-long convenience on the apartments to hardness and also amazing body weight financial savings on climbs up, to operatively accurate managing on declinations, the Toscano is actually created to control– all over.”
” Beyond its own innovative leading pipe, the Toscano includes a triaxially-ovalized downtube, modifying form to a mild drop to aerodynamically shroud the downtube canteen, and also modifying form once again in to a broadened oval towards all-time low brace for targeted torsional hardness efficiency. The Toscano’s seatstays fulfill elegantly along with the aft of the 6AL/4V titanium leading pipe along with a broad posture and also resultant boost in back triangular hardness.”
” The Toscano is actually a contemporary racer along with a much longer grab improved reliability and also peace of mind at any sort of rate, and also tire approval as much as 48mm providing it convenience on any sort of landscapes. Like every Litespeed, the Toscano includes a total enhance of titanium little components, and also will definitely include a UDH (Universal Derailleur Wall mount) specification. Whether it’s our failures or even weight-saving butted base brace and also headtube, all aspects of the Toscano are actually crafted and also handmade internal guaranteeing they fulfill or even surpass our body weight and also stamina requirements.”
” The Toscano will definitely be actually offered in pair of Completely Integrated (FI) upgrade alternatives, along with all property and also cables manage entirely with the handlebar, fork, base brace and also framework; an ENVE In-Route upgrade along with an ENVE cabin, and also a Litespeed FI choice, along with Litespeed’s FI carbon dioxide fork and also FSA’s ACR cabin. The Toscano will certainly likewise be actually readily available in a basic interior cord transmitting choice at the same time.”
” With many distinct visuals therapy options, the Toscano supplies free of charge vinyl fabric visuals alternatives, along with TiDize different colors anodization and also inscribed coating upgrade alternatives. Each Toscano will certainly possess its very own want to match the cyclist’s private artistic needs.”
” The Toscano will definitely be actually readily available in measurements additional little with additional big. And also testimony to our functionality in generating performance-focused titanium crushed rock bike at a performance-focused body weight, a dimension tool framework body weight 1,240 grams in the Completely Integrated version– the lightest titanium crushed rock bike readily available today.”
Some specialized attributes of the Toscano feature:
- 6 AL/4V leading pipe and also 3AL/2.5 V titanium framework, drafted, formed, tuned and also bonded to levying requirements to make sure steady efficiency qualities and also body weight savings
- High-tensile 6AL/4V sheet-formed leading pipe, supplying incomparable hardness and also unparalled managing advantage
- ENVE and also Litespeed Completely Integrated (FI) inside housed cabin, base brace and also fork upgrade alternatives available
- Lightest creation titanium crushed rock framework at 1,240 grams (FI model, measurements tool)
- Size-specific tubes, each evaluated and also adapted to fulfill Litespeed wall surface density and also body weight requirements.
- Butted headtube and also base brace for body weight savings
- Titanium little components, consisting of base brace covering, headtube and also failures CNC-machined in-house to Litespeed requirements to fulfill efficiency and also body weight requirements.
- UDH (Universal Derailleur Wall mount) standard
- Wide posture seatstays and also lost driveside chainstay delivering chainring open space and also tire open space ability to 48mm
- Threaded T47i base brace on all Toscano FI builds
- A variety of customer-selected develop alternatives, consisting of drivetrain alternatives, wheelset, seatpost, tire and also burdened options and also coating alternatives, along with unique element purchases upon ask for.
” The Toscano constructed comprehensive along with Shimano GRX Di2 will definitely value beginning at $7,349, while the Toscano framework will definitely begin at $4,295.”
” The Toscano is actually handcrafted at United States Bike Team’s 48,000 sq. ft. center in Chattanooga, Tenn. All develop alternatives of the Toscano may be set up and also bought straight online at Litespeed.com, or even unique bought with Litespeed’s worldwide system of specialized retail stores.”
” Like all Litespeed styles, the Toscano is actually rider-friendly when it involves delivery, installation and also technical solution. Litespeed supplies its Home.Delivery.Right premium distribution choice, taking your fully-built Litespeed to your door, entirely put together and also all set to use. When transported in Litespeed’s ProBox, a bike shows up to clients 90% put together and also takes merely a couple of moments to set up. All a biker needs to have is actually a fundamental understanding of bike auto mechanics and also pair of measurements of Allen wrenches. Litespeed gives easy-to-follow residence bike installation online videos to assist at the same time, all discovered within the Litespeed homepage.”
Learn extra at Litespeed’s Internet site.