Dynamic, Lightweight, Customizable, Versatile, High-Tech
Imagine a ride that glides over pavement with the ease of a road bike, crunches gravel beneath its wheels like a mountain conqueror, and tackles the unpredictable paths of everyday adventures with the finesse of a touring expert. The Sliker X Ultimate is a chameleon on two wheels, expertly blending the lines between endurance, gravel, and urban commuting.
Crafted from a canvas of full carbon, this bike is a masterpiece of lightweight strength. Its geometry is a thoughtful balance of stability and agility, making it a joy to handle whether you're weaving through city streets or powering through backcountry roads. Its tire clearance is generous, up to 50c, ensuring that no terrain is too tough, no ride too rough.
This ride is customizable to your heart's desire. Whether you're a purist who savors the simplicity of a 1x drive or a tech enthusiast who craves the precision of an electronic setup, the Sliker X Ultimate molds to your preferences. Hand-built in Santa Monica, each bike is a singular creation, echoing the individuality of its rider.
The beauty of the Sliker X Ultimate lies not just in its performance but also in its versatility. It's a bike that fits into your life, no matter the path you choose. The details are meticulous—integrated cables, a sleek seat clamp, and even the bottle cage meld seamlessly with the frame, maintaining the bike's sleek profile and your comfort.
And when the spirit of adventure calls, the Sliker X Ultimate answers with readiness. Eyelets and attachment points invite bikepacking escapades or the daily commute, all the while ensuring safety with a design that lowers the risk of tumbles on tricky trails.
In the world of bikes, the Sliker X Ultimate is that rare companion that promises a lifetime of memories, from the thrill of speed to the steady rhythm of a journey well-traveled. It's not just a bike; it's a declaration of freedom and the ultimate ride for those who seek to blur the boundaries and ride beyond limits.
- Lightweight Full Carbon Frame: Enhances maneuverability and makes for an easier ride.
- Versatile Use: Suitable for various terrains from smooth pavement to gravel and dirt.
- Customizable Builds: Offers both pre-set builds and custom options to fit various budgets and preferences.
- Advanced Technology: Features like the SRAM RIVAL and FORCE 1x eTap AXS 12-speed electronic drivetrain for a modern, high-performance experience.
- Integrated Components: Sleek design with integrated cables, seat clamp, and bottle cage for a streamlined look and aerodynamics.
- Safety Features: The sloped top tube design reduces the risk of accidents by providing a lower overhang height.
- Adventure Ready: Equipped with multiple eyelets and attachment points for bikepacking and commuting.
- High-Quality Wheelsets: Equipped with HED Emporia wheelsets which are strong and lightweight.
- Cost: High-end components and carbon build make it an expensive investment, with starting prices at $5,150.
- Complex Technology: Electronic drivetrains may require specialized knowledge for maintenance and repair, which might not be ideal for every cyclist.
- Limited Color Options: Only available in three colors which may not satisfy all aesthetic preferences.
- Size Availability: May not accommodate all riders, with sizes only ranging from 48 to 58cm.
- Specialized Use: While versatile, it's primarily designed for riders who will utilize its multi-terrain capabilities, which may not be necessary for strictly urban cyclists.
SRAM Rival Build – $5,150
SRAM Force Build – $6,799