De Rosa Idol Disc R8070 (Ultegra) Road Bike. Designed with high performance, comfort and aesthetics in mind, the De Rosa Idol Disc raises the bar for quality. Featuring elegant lines and curves, it’s constructed from a quality carbon fibre blend, which guarantees flex-free agility and strength while being extremely lightweight. This new evolution of the Idol is a true all-rounder, perfectly suited to epic days in the saddle, extreme races on cobbled streets and rough roads, where it provides exceptional comfort, shifting excellence and supreme braking control Shimano Ultegra Di2 Electronic Gear Shifting Accuracy. At the heart of this version of the Idol is the Shimano Ultegra R8070 Di2 electronic drivetrain disc brake groupset. One of the highest performing groupsets ever created, it ensures shifting accuracy, precision and consistency with minimal shifting effort. This bike provides excellent cycling efficiency in every riding situation and thanks to the electronic controls, once setup it requires very little maintenance Performance Enhancing Hydraulic Disc Brakes. Along with the speed enhancing Di2 transmission is the Ultegra hydraulic disc brakes, which ensure that you are always in control of your speed, in any weather or riding condition. The inclusion of this braking system means you can brake later coming into corners and be able to maintain your speed more efficiently and accurately. This complete system and the performance it delivers are every road cyclists dream come true Fast, Efficient and Comfortable Race Bike. To enhance comfort, there’s a finishing kit from Deda Zero and Prologo, which optimises your contact points with the bike and eliminates fatigue. To ensure that when out on the road you experience complete stability and that every watt of power you put down is transferred directly to the road, De Rosa has selected the Fulcrum Racing 400 wheels and Continental Grand Sport Race tyres. This combination benefits your riding consistency across any riding and weather conditions, providing additional aerodynamic qualities along with fantastic grip and reliability. This bike is ready for alpine rides, to the highest peaks in the mountains and the fastest sprints towards the finish line and will excel in any riding situation. Features: Material: Carbon Fibre Blend (T1000 (70%) and T800 (30%)) Shifters: Shimano Ultegra Di2 8070 Derailleurs: Shimano Ultegra Di2 8070 Brakes: Shimano Ultegra Hydraulic Disc Chainset: Shimano Ultegra 36-52T Cassette: Shimano 11-30T Wheels: Fulcrum Racing 400 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.