People have been asking Zipp for a Firecrest Tubular 202 for years. They finally found a design that works with the Firecrest principles and Zipp standards. And it is only available in a Disc Brake wheelset.Yes, it’s light. 1330g for the set: 615g in the front, 715g in the back. And yes, it’s strong. Zipp tells us it’s the most durable carbon tubul..
Zipp’s 302 Carbon Clincher simplifies their popular offerings to make the advantages of mid-depth carbon available to everyone. And they’ve done it for both those who want rim brakes and those who want disc brakes. These wheels are built to be ridden daily, raced when you’re ready. They’re tough enough to withstand the rigors of cyclocross and grav..
Zipp has extended the Firecrest lineup to include Tubeless Carbon Clincher rims optimized for Disc Brake hubs. This is a trick wheelset at home in all your playgrounds.You are familiar with Firecrest, but this tubeless and disc-brake specific rim is new. First, take notice of the brake track. That’s right, it’s gone and ABLC dimples go all the way ..
The Zipp 454 NSW Carbon Clincher is Zipp upending the wheel business. Again. This time, their biggest new innovation is the HyperFoil nodes in the SawTooth pattern on the spoke side of the rim, giving the rim a wavy appearance when seen from the side. It’s unlike anything else Zipp has done. But before we go there, we should cover the rest of the w..
If you’re looking for flat-out speed on your disc-brake road, time trial, or triathlon bike, the Zipp 808 Firecrest Disc Tubeless Clincher is the schizzle. It is wickedly fast, stable in crosswinds, and light.The depth is such that it’s like riding double discs, just so much easier. They accelerate better, handle road vibrations and potholes better..
As the latest breed of timed event bikes are embracing discs brakes, Zipp is embracing discs for those disciplines as well. That’s how their Super-9 Disc Brake Carbon Clincher Disc Wheel came to be.The Super-9 Clincher Disc Wheel was a game-changer. The best clincher tires have lower rolling resistance than the best tubulars. And even aerodynamical..