Lightweight, dependable and amazingly versatile, this Substance CRS-1 Adventure Road Bike from Vitus is hi-modulus carbon built and features a SRAM Apex 11-Speed drivetrain and hydraulic disc brakes for the ultimate in pace, reliability and control.
|Rear Rack Mounts:||Yes|
|Number of gears:||11|
|Frame:||Substance Carbon UD T700 Internal cable routing, 142 x 12mm rear end, mud-guard mounts, rack mounts, 3 bottle cage mounts|
|Fork:||UD Carbon, Full Carbon tapered steerer, 100 x 12mm, mud-guard mounts. Utility mounts (bottle cage or rack)|
|Bottle Cage Mounts:||Double|
|Wheel Size:||27.5" (650b)|
|Brake Type:||Hydraulic Disc Brake|
|Brakes:||SRAM Apex HRD, Centreline RT 160mm 6-Bolt Rotor|
|Brake Callipers:||SRAM Apex HRD|
|Chainset:||SRAM Apex 1, X-Sync 40T|
|Chain:||SRAM PC1110, 116 Links with Power Lock 11-Speed|
|Cassette:||SunRace CSRX8 11-42T, 11-Speed|
|Handlebars:||Vitus 6061 16 degrees Flared Adventure, 128mm drop x 77mm reach|
|Bar Tape/Grips:||Vitus EVA cork|
|Stem:||Vitus 6061 Aluminium 3D Forged, bar bore 31.8mm, +/- 7 degrees|
|Seat Post:||Vitus 6061 Aluminium, 12mm offset|
|Tyres:||WTB Venture 650b x 47 TCS Road Plus, Tan Sidewall, Dual DNA Compound, Lightweight Tubeless Casing, TCS Aramid Bead|
Engineered and equipped for sensational riding finesse over any terrain in all weathers, this infinite-explorer has a carbon frame and fork at its core with convenient mounting points for luggage carriers, mudguards and multiple water bottles. This ride provides a superb sitting position and ultra-efficient cycling thanks to its modern geometry and excellent componentry.
Soaring you to the top of the steepest and most challenging climbs and ensuring you don't give up during long days in the saddle is a SRAM Apex 1x11 gear transmission. This drivetrain features a wide-range 11-42T cassette that provides a gear for every scenario, whether you climb hills, ride gravel and forest trails or explore on adventures far from the beaten track, this Substance is the ride for you.
Rolling with pace and stability aboard 650b WTB SpeedTerra TCS wheels and WTB Venture tyres for sensational rolling efficiency, dependability and traction over all terrains in all weathers. Plus, this wheel/tyre combo is Tubeless Ready and comes supplied with tubeless valves in the box that you can easily fit and add the sealant of your choice if you would like to make the upgrade to the tubeless standard. The tubeless setup enables you to adjust tyre pressures with greater flexibility to suit the terrains you will be trekking over, to suit the luggage load you are carrying on your expedition and to enhance comfort. And, since it eliminates the need for an inner tube you can cease to worry about ever getting a pinch flat or a puncture.
This Substance CRS-1 Adventure Road Bike is fitted with a lightweight, reliable and stylish Vitus finishing kit that's perfect for long days on the trails or on the open road. This spec includes an aluminium handlebar from Vitus that feature a flat-top for enhanced comfort in all sitting positions, plus, it's equipped with a Vitus seatpost and saddle for sensational seating that's especially beneficial during longer rides.
Rest assured that each bike is fully built, tested and tuned by Wiggle's team of qualified bike mechanics to ensure your bike arrives in perfect condition. Find out which size fits you by clicking the size chart tab.
First emerging as a frame builder in 1970s France, Vitus Bikes played a pivotal role in pioneering the design and manufacture of lugged and bonded aluminium frames, the most iconic being the 979, groundbreaking at the time and still prized among collectors today. In 1982 we engineered and developed the 979 Carbone, one of the very first frames to take carbon fibre technology from the aerospace industry and apply it to bikes. Their tradition of innovation continued throughout subsequent decades with frames which included the 1991 ZXI monocoque carbon frame, the spirit of which lives on in their latest generation of monocoque road bikes. Without exception, each of the bikes – from their singlespeed commuter to the high-end carbon road model – won plaudits for their ride quality, build and great value. The reviews confirmed what they knew all along, and they intend to improve on these already test-winning models as Vitus push forward with the development of this great brand of bikes. “Credit has to be due to a brand that has come back from the ashes and rather than milk the prestige of the old days, has set its sights on the biggest players on the scene.” CYCLIST magazine. Vitus bikes have been tested in many of the top cycling titles and websites across all disciplines. Their bikes have won group tests across Europe and are regarded as some of the best on the market.
The size chart below will get you on the right size bike. Experienced riders may also wish to refer to the geometry chart for more detail.
Getting the Right Fit
At Wiggle we measure each of our bikes to build accurate size charts for our customers. Our qualified team of mechanics then individually check each order, against measurements supplied by you, to ensure the size chosen is correct. Another reason you can have complete confidence when buying a bike from Wiggle!
If you are on the change over between sizes both options will fit. Racers and experienced riders would usually select a smaller size as this offers quicker handing. A larger bike offers more stability and is more suited to new and intermediate riders.
|Height||cm||163 - 170cm||170 - 178cm||178 - 185cm||185 - 192cm||192 - 200cm|
|ft||5′ 4″ - 5′ 7″||5′ 7″ - 5′ 10″||5′ 10″ - 6′ 1″||6′ 1″ - 6′ 4″||6′ 4″ - 6′ 7″|
|Inside Leg||cm||70 - 74cm||74 - 82cm||82 - 86cm||86 - 90cm||90 - 94cm|
|inches||28″ - 29″||29″ - 32″||32″ - 34″||34″ - 35″||35″ - 37″|
|Seat Tube - Center to Top||mm||490mm||520mm||540mm||560mm||580mm|
|Seat Tube - Center to Center||mm||0mm||0mm||0mm||0mm||0mm|
|A. Top Tube (Virtual)||mm||525mm||535mm||545mm||560mm||575mm|
|E. Head Tube||mm||120mm||140mm||150mm||170mm||190mm|
|B. Head Tube Angle||Degrees||70.5°||71°||71.5°||72°||72°|
|C. Seat Tube Angle||Degrees||73.5°||73.5°||73°||73°||72.5°|
|D. Chainstay Length||mm||435mm||435mm||435mm||435mm||435mm|
|Bottom Bracket Drop||mm||68mm||68mm||68mm||68mm||68mm|
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