Slice through the wind on Roval's Rapide CLX 40 Wheelset. They feature 40mm-tall aero carbon rims, and DT Swiss Revolution straight-pull spokes laced to sealed ceramic cartridge bearings Roval hubs. The rear hub is adorned with DT Swiss's renowned 240 star ratchet internals. The wide, carbon rim provides a round tire profile and greater lateral stiffness for precise handling. This feathery, 1240-gram wheelset spins up with ease so you can bolt out of corners and breeze up the climbs. With your favorite tubular tires, these wheels roll as smooth as silk.
Roval wheels feature nipples hidden in the rims which maximizes aerodynamics and spoke life while also improving spoke alignment and wheel durability. Roval nipples are also larger diameter for excellent strength.
Tubular (sew-up) tires required
Rider weight limit: 240 pounds
|Rim Material||Roval carbon|
|Hub(s)||Front: Roval carbon/aluminum w/ceramic bearings; Rear: Roval aluminum w/DT Swiss internals and ceramic bearings|
|Spokes (Front/Rear)||DT Swiss Revolution|
|Nipples||DT Swiss Pro Lock hexagonal|
|Weight (Front/Rear)||Front: 548 grams Rear: 692 grams|
|Lacing (Front/Rear)||Radial/2-cross & radial|
|Cassette Compatibility||Shimano/SRAM 9/10/11-speed|
* Subject to change without notice.