De Rosa Idol Disc R8020 (Ultegra) Road Bike. The Idol R8020 provides unmatched mechanical shifting performance, powerful disc brake accuracy, all-day comfort and all at a race-ready weight. This model is the evolution of the Idol bike design and ensures you will experience the perfect balance of comfort and efficiency. Featuring an aggressive, performance enhancing geometry, it has been expertly tweaked to guarantee the perfect sitting position Exceptional Shimano Ultegra R8020 Groupset. Equipped with the exceptional Shimano Ultegra R8020 groupset, you’ll enjoy the technological advancements found on the top-level Shimano Dura Ace groupset at a more affordable price. The R8020 groupset ensures lightning fast shifting accuracy with very little shifting effort required from the rider. The ergonomic design improvements of the shift/brake levers enhance comfort even more than previous models, meaning shifting and braking function is easier and faster in any riding situation Hydraulic Disc Brake Performance and Reliability. Thanks to Shimano’s production of among the best hydraulic disc brakes on the market – quality, reliability and performance are guaranteed. These brakes feature a precise braking feel, which enables you to brake later when coming into corners to help maintain speed more efficiently. These disc brakes perform at optimum level regardless of the weather conditions and thanks to the optimised design, they dissipate heat superbly to ensure that even during the longest, brake demanding descents, you will have exceptional braking performance the whole way home Rolling Performance, Grip and Stability. To compliment the excellent bike design and engineering achievement from De Rosa and the exceptional Shimano drivetrain, the Idol R8020 has been equipped with a fantastic finishing kit. De Rosa has chosen a combination of Deda Zero and Prologo components to enhance control and comfort. Speed and efficiency are essential when out on the road, and to ensure the best power-transfer this bike rolls on the Fulcrum Racing 500 wheels. These wheels, when combined with the Continental Grand Sport Race tyres will ensure excellent rolling performance and grip and stability in all road riding situations regardless of terrain or weather Features: Material: Carbon Fibre Blend (T1000 (70%) and T800 (30%)) Shifters: Shimano Ultegra 8020 Derailleurs: Shimano Ultegra 8020 Brakes: Shimano Ultegra Disc Chainset: Shimano Ultegra 36-52T Cassette: Shimano 11-30T Wheels: Fulcrum Racing 500 DB Tyres: Continental Grand Sport Race 25c Stem: Deda Zero Handlebars: Deda Zero Saddle: Prologo Kappa RS Bar Tape: Prologo Plain TouchEasy Assembly. When you order a bike, one of our trained mechanics will carefully prepare and pack your bike for shipping. Upon delivery, the assembly is simple and all necessary tools are conveniently included in the box Depending on the delivery service and destination, bikes will either be delivered in a large or a small box. Below is a guide as to how your bike will arrive: All bikes for delivery within the UK and Republic of Ireland will be delivered in a large box, except for kids’ bikes and BMX bikes, which are always delivered in manufacturer’s boxes. All bikes for delivery within the EU on a standard service will be delivered in a large box. If an express delivery option is chosen, your bike will be packed into a small box. Again, the exception is kids’ bikes and BMX bikes, which are always delivered in manufacturer’s boxes. All bikes for worldwide delivery outside the EU will be delivered in small boxes This video demonstrates assembly from a SMALL BOX This video demonstrates assembly from a LARGE BOX Buy De Rosa Bikes from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.