New Iride road racer, Nucleo
Nucleo: Core in Italian, is our classic road racer. With a customary horizontal top tube indicating the direction of your speed, and slender tube diameters expressing the concentrated strength of frame material, a rider cannot help but enjoy this experience. The core of high performance cycling, the heart of racing bicycle design is exemplified here.
Balance of material
A lithe ride with a precise space age carbon fork, top of the line carbon wheels, and the spring-in-your-step liveliness of a light steel frame. Fly and slice like the road racer or a mountain explorer.
- Hand brazed lugged Columbus Niobium SL triple butted steel frame
- Tough powder coat finish, shown with optional chrome accents
- Columbus Minimal full carbon fiber fork with carbon steerer tube
- Campagnolo Ergopower shifters
- Ital Manubri ergonomic racing handlebar
- Cane Creek Slimstak headset
- ITM Ital Manubri Racer alloy stem and seatpost
- Campagnolo outboard bearing bottom bracket
- Campagnolo crankset
- 10 speed Miche cassette
- Campagnolo Veloce derailleurs
- Shown with optional FSA Vision wheels
- Vittoria Zaffiro Pro lightweight kevlar bead folding tires
- Pedals not included
is View with Brooklyn Bridge
The control gained by the outstanding Campagnolo shifters and thoughtfully formed ergonomic handlebars is well known among the best riders.
surprising velocity increase
This Iride road racer creates pleasure. A certain bicycle characteristic that can often surprise a rider is quick acceleration. Sleek Iride bicycles take advantage of the elements that allow easy increases in acceleration.
Blasting through streets near buildings brings home fun; having a blast.
The striking profile of Nucleo
nucleus of vision
This essential profile indicates the core of racing bikes. The drop handlebar, the horizontal top tube, the snug wheelbase; these distinctions can be seen and understood by knowledgeable observers, and enjoyed by Iride owners.
Starting at $2,890, this pictured Iride Nucleo bicycle with carbon fiber wheels and other options is priced at $4,720. Weight as shown, in 54cm size, is 18 lbs 10.40 oz, or 8,460 grams.
The well behaved Nucleo
strength through manners
The well formed rear end of the Nucleo solidifies your directional input and braces the structure for your power application. The serious yet moderate racing frame geometry is predictable, forgiving, and energetic. The essence of calm strength.
feedback causing understanding
Combining a proper full carbon fiber fork with the lugged steel frame creates a harmonious group that gives everything for the rider.
The musical tones caused by the light metal frame are still heard by the rider's skeleton, but road deficiencies can be eased by the vibration preventing properties of the carbon fiber components.
Riders seen on the Iride Nucleo are perceived to be confident in their manner. The casual ease with which one controls a racing bicycle is demonstrated smoothly when piloting the Nucleo. The classic ergonomics and high performance components cause increases in confidence.
Road racer root, Nucleo
foundation of design
Classic and well understood is the riding style of the road racer bicycle. The Nucleo by Iride exemplifies the remarkable virtues of the machine desired by experienced road bike racers. In addition to the native high performance, the balance of drop handlebar and horizontal top tube creates the conditions for a properly enjoyable road voyage.