Focus ATLAS 6.8

Focus ATLAS 6.8

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Sumarize

The Focus ATLAS 6.8 is a high-quality gravel bike that features a lightweight aluminum frame with an integrated C.I.S. cable routing system and a carbon fork. It is equipped with a Shimano GRX600 2x11 groupset that provides reliable shifting and safe braking even on rough terrain. The Road Boost system wheels by Novatec ensure stability and durability. Additionally, the bike has received top reviews from bike magazines. Overall, the Focus ATLAS 6.8 is a reliable and high-performing gravel bike for avid riders.

Highlights

  • Good Groupset components
  • Top brakes
  • Top reviews from the bike magazines
  • Developed in Germany

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Description

SRP2399 €
CategoryGravel
Weight10.8 kg
Wheels28 Aluminum
Frame MaterialAluminum
GroupsetShimano GRX
BrakesShimano GRX

Reviews

Gran Fondo Magazine

We let the FOCUS ATLAS 6.8 go head to head with the 18 best gravel bikes of the 2022 season in our gravel bike group test. Read on to find out how it fares.

Pros
  1. intuitive handling
  2. Robust construction
  3. Clean cable integration
  4. All mounting points needed for bikepacking
Cons
  1. High weight
  2. Low comfort
  3. Comfortable acceleration

BikeRadar

Jack Luke

A very versatile and capable gravel bike that could be turned to nearly any task, which has also resisted post-Brexit price increases

Pros
  1. Versatile frameset bristles with mounts
  2. generous tyre clearance
  3. neat internal cable routing solution
  4. super fun to ride and very capable off-road
Cons
  1. Boost spacing limits upgrade options for gravel-specific wheelsets
  2. top tube bag rattles like mad

Bikerumor

Cory Benson

The all-new Focus Atlas is the brand’s first true gravel bike. And instead of trying to create some super gravel racer, Focus calls this a gravel bike “made to lose”. The idea is to build a reliable all-surface, all-rounder that’s as happy to ride...

Cycling News

Guy Kesteven

A comfortable and easy cruiser with reassuring-rather-than-radical handling, and a standout smooth ride at a good price

Pros
  1. +Smooth ride
  2. +Multiple load fixtures
  3. +Good value
  4. +Neat cabling
  5. +Big tyre clearance
  6. +Suspension fork and dropper post compatible
  7. +Top tube bag as standard
  8. +Boost axles
Cons
  1. -Relatively heavy
  2. -Not as radical as suggested

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Specifications

Frame

Frame
Aluminium, disc, BSA, 148x12 mm thru axle, flat mount 160/160 mm, internal cable routing, Toptube Bag
Frame Sizes
S, M, L, XL, XXL
Frame Colors
Heritageblueglossy StonebluemattMineralgreenmatt

Suspension

Fork
Carbon, disc, 110x12 mm thru axle, flat mount 160/160 mm, internal brake cable routing, multiple mounting points
Rear Shock

Cockpit

Stem
Aluminium, 31,8 mm, 6°
Handlebars
FOCUS JD RA85, 31,8 mm, drop: 116 mm, reach: 74 mm, flare: 10°
Tape/Grips
-
Saddle
WTB SL8

Drivetrain

Rear Derailleur
Shimano GRX RD-RX810, 11-speed
Shift Levers
Shimano GRX ST-RX600, 11-speed
Cassette
Shimano 105 R7000, 11-speed
Chain
Shimano CN-HG601, 11-speed
Crankset
Shimano GRX FC-RX600 * , 11-speed / Easton EA90 * , 11-speed
Chainrings
Bottom Bracket
BSA

Brakes

Front Brake
Shimano GRX BL-RX600, 11-speed
Shift Levers

Wheels

Front Rim
Novatec 25 Elite, 25-622, disc, center lock, front: 110x12 mm, rear: 148x12 mm
Rear Rim
Front Tyre
Novatec 25 Elite, 25-622, disc, center lock, front: 110x12 mm, rear: 148x12 mm

Geometry Focus ATLAS 6.8

No Geometry data yet

Customer questions & answers

FAQ Focus ATLAS 6.8

How heavy is the Bike?

The ATLAS 6.8 weights 10,80 kg. Thats roughly 23,8 pounds

What material is the frame of the Focus ATLAS 6.8?

The Focus ATLAS 6.8 ist crafted with Aluminum

What is the recommended price given by the manufacturer Focus?

The SRP Price is our information at 2399 EUR

Where das the Brand Focus is originated?

Focus is a Company from Germany