You have decided that you have your own idea of what you want in your road bike. The first place to start your build is with the right road bike frame.
Ascent Single-Speed Road Bike Frame. If you crave simplicity in your cycling life -- but like to express your individuality -- building up your own, customized single-speed road bike could well be the answer. And the Ascent single-speed road bike frame is a great place to start. Just think of the lightweight, butted aluminum frame as a blank canvas and create your own masterpiece with the components and accessories of your choice.
Scattante XRL Comp Road Bike Frame with Fork and Headset. Get ready to be impressed. With a fit and finish that's nearly flawless, this 7005 butted aluminum frameset is in a class of its own when it comes to high-end performance at a great value. It features race-inspired geometry, carbon/aluminum fork, integrated headset, replaceable dropouts and seatpost collar.
Nashbar Integrated Alloy Road Frame. Build up that quality road bike without having to take out a second mortgage on your house with one of these Nashbar road frames. This new version of the Nashbar aluminum road frame lets you use your integrated headset, so you get that sought-after sleek look that really rounds out any road bike. It's made from double-butted 6061 aluminum, giving you incredible stiffness, strength and an excellent ride quality in an affordable, lightweight package.
Tommaso Team Carbon Frameset: What's light, fast and affordable? The new Tommaso Team Carbon frames. Weighing in at 1130 grams (52cm) these frames laugh at the scale. They are light, but not "stupid-light" leaving you wondering about failure or riding like a wet noodle. The multi-shaped frame-tubes are tuned for the most compliant and quick ride imaginable. We've seen this frame built up with SRAM Rival and weigh in at 16.3 lbs! For years Tommaso has been producing race-tuned road machines and this year is no exception. Within the first few miles of your favorite route you will feel the genius of the Tommaso Team Carbon frame. It goes when you want to go, descends with confidence, climbs like a rocket and is a missile on the flats. The compact frame gives you geometry you need for high performance riding and a comfortable fit. The Tommaso Team Carbon frames are superlight full monocoque carbon frames. Tommaso is offering these carbon racing frames in two configurations. The painted jet-black carbon Tommaso Race Elite has cable guides on the downtube while the 12K carbon Tommaso Race frame has them on the headtube. The frames are identical in all other aspects…by that we mean they are pretty and pretty darn fast! Tommaso Team Carbon and Carbon/Aluminum Fork: The Tommaso Team Carbon/Aluminum Fork is the perfect match for those looking for a high quality fork at a great price. Weighing in at 620 grams this fork will go the distance and perform for years to come. When you sprint, or stand on the gas, this fork drives forward. No wasted energy with flexy fork blades. The Tommaso full carbon fork weighs in at 480 grams and will save you 140 grams over the carbon aluminum model. This is the same fork currently featured on the Tommaso Superleggera. It's sleek shape and feather weight will have you slicing through the peloton and disappearing down the road! The Tommaso Team carbon forks confidently go where you point them. They descend with precision and eat up the flat road. Carbon forks add a level of comfort that will provide cyclist with a supple ride. The higher quality the ride experience, the better the rider feels during and after a ride. This equates to a fresher rider wanting to go longer, and doing so at a higher level of performance and comfort. That's the beauty of carbon. It is a magic material that melts away the harsh roads and is strong enough to perform for years on end. Whether you need a replacement fork for an older bike or have decided to pick up a Tommaso Team Carbon frame you will find these forks as valuable additions. Tommaso Team Elite Frame Premium Spec: Tommaso Monocoque Jet Black Carbon Frame. Multi-shaped frame tubes for race-tuned performance. 1 1/8" Integrated HT, 27.2 inner diameter seat tube and 68mm English bottom bracket. Downtube cable stops. Full lifetime warranty on all Tommaso Frames. Tommaso Team Frame Premium Spec: Tommaso 12K Monocoque Carbon Frame. Multi-shaped frame tubes for race-tuned performance. 1 1/8" Integrated HT, 27.2 inner diameter seat tube and 68mm English bottom bracket. Headtube cable stops. Full lifetime warranty on all Tommaso Frames. Tommaso Carbon Fork Premium Spec: Tommaso Carbon Race Fork. Available with1 1/8" aluminum steer (620 grams) or carbon steer (480 grams). Available only in Jet Black Fits 700c wheels. Full lifetime warranty on all Tommaso Forks The Tommaso Fit: The Tommaso Team Carbon is designed with a compact geometry. We have provided sizing and suggested rider heights for every model of Tommaso bike. Just click the "Size Chart" link to review the information. The compact geometry fits a wider variety of riders and the top tube is sloped down from the handlebars to the seat post. This makes for a bike that handles crisply, descends and corners like a champ. The Tommaso Experience: You'll recognize the genius as soon as you take your first spin. Tommaso bikes are meticulously engineered road machines with unmatched aesthetics. Light, stiff, ergonomic, and full of performance. The compact geometry is race proven and preferred by those demanding the most from their bikes. The smaller main triangle allows for a stiffer frame with less material. This means you get a light bike that loves to accelerate. The seat post inner diameter is 27.2 and the head tube accepts a 1-1/8" integrated bearing set and fork (not included). The generous head tube makes for an optimum fit among the widest variety of riders while still appeasing to racers as well. The Tommaso Team Frame was created by people who believe bikes are more than a means to get from point A to B. The Tommaso Service: All Tommaso frames are packed and shipped in a specially designed cardboard box. Frames are packed with special care to protect your Tommaso bike from any damage during transport. Tommaso makes Bikes because that's their passion, and it shows in the superb quality of their bikes. For additional information about Tommaso bicycles visit www.tommasobikes.com Giantnerd(R) is pretty savvy when it comes to this whole internet thing. We are guessing since you are reading this that you are pretty hip to the ways of the web as well. If that is the case then checkout Tommaso on twitter and on facebook .
Ascent Aluminum Road Frame. Don't let the price tag on the Ascent Aluminum Road Frame fool you into thinking you should lower your expectations. On the contrary, prepare to be impressed by this frame's fit, finish and quality. From the sleek contours of the head tube, to the flawless welds, elegantly tapered seat stays and meticulously applied paint, the Ascent Aluminum Road Frame has qualities typically associated with much more expensive frames. After you've added the components of your choice, you'll find that this lightweight beauty's charms are way more than skin-deep when it comes to ride quality, responsiveness and comfort. If you find a better deal on a high-quality aluminum road frame you'd better pinch yourself, because chances are you're dreaming.
Nashbar Integrated Alloy/Carbon Road Frame. Build up that road bike you've been dreaming about, or upgrade your old one with this sweet road bike frame from Nashbar. It's got a lightweight aluminum front triangle and carbon seatstays and chainstays to help smooth out road vibrations.
Scattante XRL Team Road Bike Frame with Fork and Headset. The XRL Team frameset is in a class of its own when it comes to race-ready performance. If you're as serious about your road riding as you are about value, the Scattante XRL Team frame deserves a serious look. With lightweight double-butted aluminum tubes and carbon S-bend stays, it delivers race-ready performance on a budget.