Zipp 303 Firecrest Carbon Clincher Wheels - 2019
Zipp's latest 303 Firecrest is simply the best yet! Zipp's engineers are not known for their ability to sit still and are always pushing the boundaries, looking to drop weight, improve aerodynamic performance and provide better braking performance. The 303 Firecrest offers some significant improvements over it's predecessor that helps keep it at the front of the pack when it comes to all-round wheelsets.
- Revised 45mm deep, 26.4mm wide rim profile reduces aerodynamic drag
- Latest ABLC Sawtooth technology optimises low aerodynamic drag and crosswind stability
- ShowStopper textured brake surface delivers unrivalled stopping power in all conditions
- Proven 77/177 hubset is light, durable and incredibly smooth rolling
- Now 145g lighter than the previous 303 Firecrest at just 1480g per pair
Zipp have always been at the cutting edge of rim technology and this latest iteration of the 303 Firecrest is no different. The rim has a new revised profile that is 45mm deep and features a wider 26.4mm brake track. The Firecrest shape is not only incredibly aerodynamic, it also makes the rims more stable in crosswinds, giving similar performance to a regular box section rim, despite the rim being nearly twice as deep. The wider rims also give the tyres a wider, more stable shape that is more aerodynamic and improves comfort, without compromising rolling resistance. The rim also features Zipp's ShowStopper brake track, which combines with the supplied Tangente Platinum Pro Evo brake pads to offer incredibly smooth and powerful braking performance in all conditions. Zipp also worked with their composites supplier to create a heat resistant resin that improves heat dissipation, so Zipp wheels are even less effected by heat build up that can plague lesser carbon rims.
Quality rims are nothing without quality hubs, and Zipp's proven 77 & 177 hubs are just that; quality. The hubs feature optimised flange geometry and paired with the light and aerodynamic Sapim CX sprint spokes they create a stiff, durable and responsive wheel. The hubs run on incredibly smooth rolling bearings that offer minimal drag while still being highly durable, so you can hammer these wheels without having to worry about durability. The latest Zipp 303 Firecrest is an incredible all-round wheelset, equally happy on the climbs as it is on the flat, it combines cutting edge performance with good value for money when considering the top-level performance on offer.
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