Longcliffe 4.0C Road Bike

RRP
£550.00

Description

The Longcliffe 4 C is the first in a comprehensive range of Alloy frames road bikes by Forme, Constructed from light-weight 6061 Alloy tubing and modern compact design it offers the rider a fast and comfortable ride. Complete 4ZA cockpit for professional control. Fantastic novice model that allows you to feel the true benefits of a road cycling without breaking the bank.

Following the same philosophy as our gents models, Forme offer an exclusive (C) Series developed for both anatomic and ergonomic requirements ensuring a precise and stable ride. Ideal for any road endurance ride the Longcliffe series offers both race performance and the perfect basis for training, fitness and commuting with comfort at the forefront of our minds. Our compact frames feature slightly shorter top tubes and longer head tubes.

Highlights

Highlights

  • Relaxed sportive geometry, considered tube profiles and smooth welds to produce a frame that looks as good as it rides.
  • Shock absorbing carbon forks for hours of comfort in the saddle while improving front end steering response.
  • Full Shimano Gear and Brake systems for precise, reliable all round performance.
  • Mudguard eyelets and increased clearance capability for all year round suitability
  • Polyurethane handlebar tape which offers the benefit of improved grip in all weather conditions.
  • Sturdy, reinforced 32 spoke wheelsets and sealed bearing hubs for year round longevity.

Specification

Frame
Forme 6061 Alloy
Cable Routing
External
Fork
3K Carbon fork with mudguard eyelets
Number of Gears
16
Brake Levers/Gear Shifters
Shimano Claris 8 speed
Front Deraileur
Shimano Claris
Rear Derailleur
Shimano Claris 8 speed
Crankset
Shimano Claris Compact 50x34T
Cassette
Shimano HG41 8 speed, 11-32T
Chain
KMC Z-8
Bottom Bracket
Shimano SM-BBR60 External
Brakes
Shimano Claris
Handlebars
4ZA Compact alloy 6061, 125mm drop, 70mm reach, 31.8mm bore
Bar Tape/Grips
Forme PU bar tape
Stem
4ZA alloy 6061, 90mm ext, -7deg rise
Saddle
Forme Road Pro
Seat Post
4ZA alloy 6061, 31.6mm, 350mm
Wheelset
One23 32 hole hubs built on One23 Road Pro rims
Wheel Size
700c
Tyres
Kenda K191 700x25

Geometry

  52CM 54CM 56CM 58CM
WHEEL SIZE 700C 700C 700C 700C
[A] ST LENGTH (CENTRE TO TOP) 470MM 500MM 520MM 540MM
[B] TT LENGTH 525MM 545MM 560MM 570MM
[C] HT LENGTH 140MM 160MM 180MM 200MM
[D] HT ANGLE 72.0° 72.5° 72.5° 72.5°
[E] ST ANGLE 74.5° 74.0° 73.5° 73.0°
[F] CS LENGTH 417MM 417MM 417MM 417MM
[G] WHEEL BASE 986MM 997MM 1007MM 1017MM
[H] FORK OFFSET 45MM 45MM 45MM 45MM

Road Bike Size Guide

Rider Height Suggested Size
Feet & Inches Centimetres Frame Size
4'10" - 5'0" 148cm - 152cm 47cm - 48cm
5'0" - 5'3" 152cm - 160cm 49cm - 50cm
5'3" - 5'6" 160cm - 168cm 51cm - 53cm
5'6" - 5'9" 168cm - 175cm 54cm - 55cm
5'9" - 6'0" 175cm - 183cm 56cm - 58cm
6'0" - 6'3" 183cm - 191cm 58cm - 60cm
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