THE RIBBLE R872 -
THE MULTI AWARD WINNER'S REBIRTH
The latest exciting iteration of our highly popular, successful and test winning R872. The all new R872 is a versatile platform for fast commutes, racing and long distance sportives. The versatile ‘sportive’ geometry offers a slightly more relaxed ride feel yet retains the agility of a high-end carbon performance bike. Should you be sitting on the fence when it comes to braking systems, we have you covered, the new R872 is available with disc brakes or calipers and in 2 stunning colourways for each too!HOW TO BUY
- Improved stiffness and power transfer An oversize profile, tapered downtube for improved torsional stiffness and power transfer.
- Enhancing comfort A dropped seat stay design for vertical compliance and vibration absorption enhancing comfort.
- Improved Aerodynamics An aero profile carbon bladed fork for precision steering.
- Internal cable routing Internal cable routing for cleaner lines and protection for the cables.
- Tapered head tube A tapered head tube offering improved front end stiffness.
- Extra stability The chainstays have been lengthened slightly to provide extra stability.
- Enhanced tyre clearance Enhanced tyre clearance for additional comfort and grip.
- Threaded bottom bracket The tried and tested threaded bottom bracket design for increased durability.
Designed in house here at Ribble HQ in Lancashire and expertly hand crafted from carbon this stylish and lightweight machine is built to offer you the perfect combination of a high-end performance road bike but with a slightly more relaxed 'sportive' geometry. The shape and dimensions of each tube have been carefully selected to offer you the most compliant ride possible for those epic rides yet not lose the bikes agility.
The sleek profiled tubing offers a perfectly blended balance between high-end performance and styling. Internal cable routing has been incorporated within the design to both improve the lines of the bike and also to keep the cables out of the elements. Not only making it look neater but hopefully make you faster too!
As passionate cyclists ourselves we design and craft the bikes that we would like to ride. Bikes that will enhance our riding experience and exceed our performance goals.
The R872 has been designed to offer versatility as well as performance. Therefore, the carefully considered ‘sportive’ geometry has been chosen to offer a more relaxed position for fast commutes and long-distance rides yet retain the agility of a performance race bike. Should your rides be long, short or of the race variety the R872 offers a versatile platform to conquer them all.