Vitus Rapide VR Review

Vitus Rapide VR Review

Vitus Rapide VR Review

Price: 1439 €
category: Racebike
Frame Material: Carbon
Weight: 11,1 kg
Wheel Size: 29"
Travel Front: 100 mm
Model Year: 2023
  • coherent overall package
  • excellent geometry
  • rides excellent in the downhill
  • superb frame
  • light: 11,1 kg
  • uphill a bit sluggish
  • fun to ride in
    easy terrain Extreme Terrain
    seating position
    upright efficient
    handling
    playful easy calm
    Framesize runs
    small big

    OVERALL BIKE CHECK

    The most importanten ratings of the Rapide VR in comparison to the competitor bikes of following categorie: (Racehardtail up to 1500 €) .

    VALUE for MONEY CHECK

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    Summary

    Expirience with the Vitus Rapide VR

    Vitus Rapide VR Review Do you want to ride your bike on sporty excursions? So does the Racebike von Vitus. With 11,1 kg, the Racebike von Vitus counts towards the lighter bikes in this price range. The competitors are sometimes heavier. The moderate 68,5 degree head tube angle ensures a balanced handling. The combination of high stack and short top tube makes the riding position pleasantly comfortable. If you want to hunt Strava-KOMs uphill, the Vitus Rapide VR is probably not the right bike for you. Trail lovers should nevertheless be convinced by this argument: in the downhill, the coherent geometry ensures you´ll have a wide smile in your face.

    technical Details

    Je steiler der Winkel des Sitzrohrs ist, desto effizienter können Sie in die Pedale treten.

    SIZE XXS XS S M L XL XXL
    Sizing of Manufacturer
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    -
    S
    M
    L
    XL
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    Wheelsize
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    -
    29
    29
    29
    29
    -
    Stack
    -
    -
    617,4
    626,8
    636,1
    645,5
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    Reach
    -
    -
    395,3
    402,4
    419,4
    436,5
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    Top Tube Length
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    -
    590
    600
    620
    640
    -
    Seat Tube Length
    -
    -
    395
    445
    483
    533
    -
    Seat Tube Angle
    -
    -
    72,5
    72,5
    72,5
    72,5
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    Head Tube Length
    -
    -
    105
    115
    125
    135
    -
    Head Tube Angle
    -
    -
    68,5
    68,5
    68,5
    68,5
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    Bottom Bracket Drop
    -
    -
    60
    60
    60
    60
    -
    Bottom Bracket Height (absolut)
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    Chainstay Length
    -
    -
    440
    440
    440
    440
    -
    Wheelbase
    -
    -
    1095
    1105
    1126
    1146
    -
    Standover Height
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    • Frame Rapide
    • Frame Material Carbon
    • Fork RockShox; Sid SL Rush RL
    • Spring Unit air
    • Remote-Lockout yes
    • Gearrange 464%
    • Drivetrain 1x11
    • Gear Lever Shimano Deore M5100
    • Rear Derailleur Shimano; Deore Shadow Plus
    • Crank Shimano Deore M5100, S: 170 mm, M/L/XL: 175 mm
    • Cassette Shimano Deore CS-M5100; 11-51
    • Chain KMC X11, 116 Glieder
    • Brake Set Shimano; Deore M6100
    • Brake Rotors 180/160
    • Rims WTB ST i25 TCS 2.0
    • Front Hub Vitus KT DHF112, 15x110 mm
    • Rear Hub Vitus KT H5ER-SH, 12x148 mm
    • Tires Front Schwalbe Racing Ray Evo, Snakeskin, TLE, Addix SpeedGrip Compound
    • Tires Rear Schwalbe Racing Ralph Evo, Snakeskin, TLE, Addix SpeedGrip Compound
    • Seat Post 400 mm
    • Stem Vitus, Länge S: 70 mm, M:80 mm, L:90 mm, XL: 100 mm, 31.8mm Klemmung, -7° Rise
    • Handle Bar Vitus, 5 mm Rise, 9° Backsweep, Breite S: 720mm, M/L/XL: 740mm
    • Handle Bar Width 740
    • Head Set Acros AiX-322 R3

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