Vitus Substance VRS. Should you be seeking a new adventure bike, wanting to expand your riding possibilities, or just want to take the most direct and efficient route to work, the Vitus Substance is the travel-companion you need. The Substance can go anywhere you point it across whatever road surface you choose Compatible with 650b/27 5″ and 700c Wheel Sizes. This adventure-seeker features a new 6061 T6 lightweight and super-durable aluminium frame design, that has been created to take both 700c and 650b wheels and tyres, making its journey possibilities endless. Vitus has fitted this model with 650b WTB rims, laced to Alex Bear Pawl hubs and wrapped in WTB Byway 47mm high volume tyres, that provide superb air-volume in the tyres to roll over anything with the utmost efficiency SRAM Apex 1×11 Speed Drivetrain and Hydraulic Disc Brakes. This go anywhere bike features tubeless-ready wheels, so just install the supplied valves and add sealant if you want to run tubeless. Plus, it’s finished off with SRAM Apex 1×11 groupset including hydraulic disc brakes and Vitus finishing kit. This includes Vitus’ adventure specific flared drop bars, giving you a wider grip position for stability when tackling off road terrain, combined with a comfortable road riding position you can maintain for long rides Perfect for Bike Packing, Touring, Commuting and Trail Riding. Thanks to its lightweight aluminium tubing, tapered headtube and full carbon forks, it offers new ways to ride, is more comfortable and is as capable off the beaten track as it is when nipping through inner-city traffic. Plus, it has mounts for luggage, mud guards and multiple bottles, making it capable of the biggest bike packing or touring adventures Features: Frame: 6061 T-6 Triple Butted Aluminium Forks: UD Full carbon 1-1/8″ Brakes: SRAM Apex Flat Mount 160mm Rotors Drivetrain: SRAM Apex 1 Shifter: SRAM Apex 1 Front Derailleur: n/a Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 1 Long Cage Cassette: SRAM XG 1150 11-42T Chainset: SRAM Apex 1 XSYNC 40T Chain: SRAM PC 1110 Rims: WTB ST Light i23 TCS 650b Tubeless Ready Front Hub: Alex Bear Pawls Rear Hub: Alex Bear Pawls XD Driver Axles: Bolt-Thru 12mm Tyres: WTB Byway 650b x 47c Tan Wall TCS Road Plus Saddle: Prime Ti Rail Road Seatpost: Vitus Stem: Vitus Bars: Vitus Adventure Flared Headset: FSA No 42 Top Cap: Vitus Mounts: 3 x Frame Bottle Cage, Rear Panniers, Front/Rear Fenders, Fork Rack or Bottle CageEasy 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 Vitus Bikes from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.