Eagerly anticipated, the updated Shimano Ultegra R8000 11-Speed Groupset has arrived. It was never going to be easy to improve on the Ultegra 6800 but there are clear improvements on aesthetics and performance.続きを読む »
Eagerly anticipated, the updated Shimano Ultegra R8000 11-Speed Groupset has arrived. It was never going to be easy to improve on the Ultegra 6800 but there are clear improvements on aesthetics and performance. Shimano has evolved the Ultegra series, which hugely benefits from the joys of its bigger brother's technology, Dura Ace R9000. Infused with state-of-the-art technology, the Shimano Ultegra R8000 11-Speed Groupset is superbly stiff, light, and responsive. This Ultegra groupset is a major upgrade on any racing or training Road Bike.
Shimano Ultegra R8000 STI 11 Speed Shifter Set
The new Ultegra dual control lever allows for more accurate and precise shifting. It has a greater reach for adjusting your break and gear levers. The redesigned internal shifting unit ensures a quick and intuitive rear-shifting operation. When paired with the new FD-R8000 front derailleur, your front shifting will be even lighter.
This Shimano Ultegra R8000 2x11-Speed STI Shifter Set offers an increase in accuracy and shifting precision over earlier models. The updated ergonomic design of this Ultegra R8000 2x11-Speed STI Shifter Set has a greater reach for adjusting your break and gear levers and has an updated internal shifting unit to offer quick and intuitive shifting.
Shimano Ultegra R8000 Front Derailleur
The Ultegra R8000 11-Speed Front Mech evolves to provide an ultra-smooth shifting action that flawlessly moves your chain up and down whenever required. With zero delay, you can enjoy a shift that is crisp and concise.
Shimano Ultegra R8000 Rear Derailleur
The Ultegra R8000 11-Speed Rear Mech reduces shifting effort at the lever whilst retaining a quick and precise response at the rear. Featuring integrated Shadow RD Technology with its race-proven, low-profile design, the rear derailleur is more compact and fits closer to the frame, ensuring less damage in a crash.
Shimano Ultegra R8000 Road Crankset
Eagerly anticipated, the updated Shimano Ultegra R8000 Double 11-Speed Chainset has arrived. Featuring clear improvements on aesthetics and performance from the 6800 series, the Ultegra R8000 series has hugely benefited from the trickle-down technology of its big brother, Dura Ace R9000.
The Hollowtech II crankset will help you transfer more power into speed. It offers weight reduction without sacrificing stiffness. It enables a wide range of gear combinations to suit your every need. Paired with the new front and rear derailleurs, your shifts will be so fast and reliable you’ll almost question whether they happened at all! The beautifully shaped crankarm, trickled down from Dura-Ace, is a tribute to the aesthetics of your bike.
Transfer Power into Speed
Infused with state-of-the-art technology, the Shimano Ultegra R8000 11-Speed Chainset will make sure you transfer power into speed. With the added bonus of a weight reduction from the 6800 series without sacrificing stiffness, this chainset supports a wide range of gear combinations to suit the fastest downhill section and the steepest mountain pass. The crankarm is redesigned to provide your bike with a fine aesthetic upgrade.
Shimano BB-R60 Bottom Bracket
Shimano has lightened up their Shimano BB-R60 Ultegra 6800/105 5800 Bottom Bracket. Lighten up with the a BB-R60 Bottom bracket, this BB features a proprietary seal system which reduces friction by 50% letting you spin faster and more consistently.
Shimano Ultegra R8000 11 Speed Cassette
Superior choice is at the heart of Shimano's rider-tuned philosophy. Eagerly anticipated, the updated Shimano Ultegra R8000 range has arrived. Shimano has evolved the Ultegra series, which hugely benefits from the joys of trickle-down technology from its big brother, Dura Ace R9000. Infused with Shimano's 'rider-tuned philosophy', this Ultegra R8000 11-Speed Cassette offers a huge range of gear ratios to help you conquer any terrain.
Shimano HG701 11 speed Chain
Super narrow lightweight 11-speed HG-EV symmetrical design chain for smooth shifts and maximum durability.
Shimano Ultegra R8000 Road Brakes
The new BR-R8000 offers a very sleek design, with narrower gaps between the arms. The wider clearance makes it compatible with larger tire sizes such as 28c. The stabilizer between the axles reduces deformation and improves the braking efficiency, offering a clear contact feeling with balanced rigidity, weight and stopping power.
This Shimano Ultegra R8000 Caliper comes with a new slender design; narrower gaps between the arms enhance the overall aesthetics of the caliper unit whilst also saving weight. Now with wider clearance from the earlier 6800 series, the Ultegra R8000 Caliper is compatible with larger tyres, such as 28C. A stabiliser between the axles reduces deformation and improves the braking efficiency, offering a clear contact feeling with balanced rigidity, weight and stopping power.
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STI Gear Shifer Set: ST-R8000, weight: 438g (pair)