Gravel bikes are so versatile. With a unique geometry and rugged component specifications these bikes can be used as a fast all-weather ride to work, a winter training bike or if stripped bare it would be perfect for a weekend entry into the local cross league race. A real mud plugger.

2016 Raleigh Mustang Shimano Claris Road Gravel Bike

Raleigh's 2016 entry level gravel road bike is no entry level performer. Designed to be at home in the dire first, this bike has the versatility to act as commuter, adventure tourer or gravel road racer. A light weight Mustang aluminium frame and carbon fork is built for UK conditions with features like double butting and tapered headtube keeping weight down and strength up. Smooth shifting is provided by Shimano Claris levers and deraileurs and Tekro's ever popular Mira disc brakes do the stopping. The RSP AD1.0 wheelset is fitted with Schwalbe CX Comp tyres so you can just turn up on the start line and go.

Features:

  • Frame: Raleigh Mustang AL6061 double butted alloy, tapered headtube, Gravel geometry, rack and mudguard eyelets.
  • Forks: Gravel specific carbon fork with tapered alloy steerer. FSA headset.
  • Wheel size: 700c.
  • Brakeset: Tektro Mira Mechanical Disc, Shimano Claris levers.
  • Wheelset: RSP AD1.0 cyclo cross wheelset Schwalbe CX Comp 700 x 35c cyclocross tyres. Presta tubes.
  • Gearset: Shimano Claris 16 speed groupset with FSA Tempo 50/34 - Crank length 170mm 52-54cm, 172.5mm 56 - 58cm, 175mm 60 - 62cm. Cartridge Bottom Bracket. Shimano 11-30t Cassette. KMC X8 chain.
  • Handlebars and stem: RSP short drop compact handle bar. RSP alloy aheadset stem. Velo antislip bar tape.
  • Pedals: Road cage.
  • Additional: RSP microadjust alloy seatpost. RSP alloy seat clamp. Raleigh R1 saddle.
  • Weight: 11.1kg.
  • Frame Colour: Blue.
  • Fork Colour: Blue.
  • Cycle Condition: New. All 2016 Raleigh bicycles are assembled and set up by a mechanic prior to dispatch. After the pre-delivery inspection the bicycle is re-packed in the original box for transportation. The repacked bicycle is 90% assembled. Refitting of pedals, stem, handlebars, front wheel, saddle and seat post are necessary.