Focus IZALCO MAX 9.8

Focus IZALCO MAX 9.8

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Sumarize

The Focus IZALCO MAX 9.8 bike model is a lightweight aero carbon frame bike with precise electronic shifting through wireless Shimano Ultegra Di2 12-speed drive. It also features aerodynamically optimized DT Swiss ARC1600 DICUT carbon wheels with a rim height of 48 mm. The bike is equipped with R.A.T. thru-axles and a C.I.S. aero stem, with internal cable routing for a neat design. The bike has received top reviews from bike magazines, and its high resale value makes it a popular choice. It's an ideal choice for those who prioritize speed and precision in their riding experience.

Highlights

  • Top Carbon Frame
  • Top Carbon Wheels
  • Good Weight in this Class
  • Premium Groupset components
  • Best brakes in class
  • Top reviews from the bike magazines

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Description

SRP6799 €
CategoryRace
Weight7.8 kg
Wheels28 Carbon
Frame MaterialCarbon
GroupsetShimano ULTEGRA DI2
BrakesShimano ULTEGRA DI2

Reviews

Cyclist

Marc Abbott

VERDICT: The Focus Izalco Max Disc 8.6 is a rapid, engaging, comfortable entry-level aero machine

BikeRadar

Warren Rossiter

Awesome yet understated racing weaponry

Pros
  1. Lithe handling, seriously fast and good price compared to the competition
Cons
  1. Understated battleship grey isn’t for extroverts

Gran Fondo Magazine

The FOCUS IZALCO MAX DISC 9.9 on test against 12 competitors. Does its unique geometry pay off and pave the way for the group test win?

Pros
  1. Sprinting power
  2. cohesive geometry concept
  3. High level of integration
Cons
  1. relatively low comfort
  2. front slightly too agile

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Specifications

Frame

Frame
MAX technology carbon, disc, BB86, 142x12 mm thru axle, flat mount 160/140 mm, internal cable routing
Frame Sizes
S, M, L, XL, XXL
Frame Colors
MagicblackmattWhite Lightgreyglossy

Suspension

Fork
MAX technology carbon, integrated cable routing, disc, 100x12 mm, flat mount
Rear Shock

Cockpit

Stem
FOCUS C.I.S. 2.0 integrated, 31.8 mm, aluminium, with Garmin / Wahoo-Mount
Handlebars
Easton EC70 Aero, carbon, drop: 125 mm, reach: 80 mm
Tape/Grips
FOCUS Bartape SL
Saddle
fi'zi:k Vento Argo R5

Drivetrain

Rear Derailleur
Shimano Ultegra Di2, RD-R8150, 12-speed
Shift Levers
Shimano Ultegra R8150 Di2, 12-speed
Cassette
Shimano Ultegra CS-R8100, 12-speed
Chain
Shimano XT CN-M8100, 12-speed
Crankset
Shimano Ultegra FC-R8100, 12-speed
Chainrings
Bottom Bracket
Shimano Pressfit Road BB86

Brakes

Front Brake
Shimano Ultegra R8170, Di2
Shift Levers

Wheels

Front Rim
DT Swiss ERC1600, carbon, 622-22, 12x100 mm / 12x142 mm, 45 mm height
Rear Rim
Front Tyre
DT Swiss ERC1600, carbon, 622-22, 12x100 mm / 12x142 mm, 45 mm height

Geometry Focus IZALCO MAX 9.8

SizeXXSXSSMLXLXXL
Seat Tube Length (mm)455475495515535555585
Seat Tube Angle7574.57473.573.57373
Head Tube Length (mm)90100115135155175195
Head Tube Angle70717272.572.57373
Top Tube Length (mm)505517530543568582607
Chainstay Length (mm)410410410410410410410
Wheelbase (mm)975976975979100410081033
Stack (mm)500513531552571592611
Reach (mm)370375378380399401420
BB Offset (mm)72727272727272
Handelbar Width (mm)400400400420420420440
Stem Length (mm)8090100110110120120

Customer questions & answers

FAQ Focus IZALCO MAX 9.8

How heavy is the Bike?

The IZALCO MAX 9.8 weights 7,80 kg. Thats roughly 17,2 pounds

What material is the frame of the Focus IZALCO MAX 9.8?

The Focus IZALCO MAX 9.8 ist crafted with Carbon. The wheels of this bike are made of carbon!

What is the recommended price given by the manufacturer Focus?

The SRP Price is our information at 6799 EUR

Where das the Brand Focus is originated?

Focus is a Company from Germany

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