Dark Matter 2019

€3,800.00

 TO THE END OF THE PAVED ROAD AND BEYOND

Hit the dirt. Hit it fast. Go way off the beaten path with this gravel racer featuring a true road race-inspired geometry derived from Argon 18’s legendary race bikes. It may be more stable, it may sport big tires, yet the Dark Matter is so responsive that it will change the gravel bike game forever. Some will blaze the trail; on the Dark Matter, you will torch it.


TECH CARD

HIGH PERFORMANCE GRAVEL SPECIFIC MONOCOQUE CARBON FRAME With removable aluminum front derailleur hanger for clean looking installation of 1x crankset; frame compatible with 46/30T to 52/36T or 1x46T (max).

MONOCOQUE CARBON FORK WITH HIDDEN INTEGRATED FENDER MOUNTS Rake 54mm on XXS/XS/S frames and 49mm on M/L/XL frames.

AERODYNAMICS Aerodynamically efficient frame and fork designs for better performance and riding pleasure.

MODULAR CABLE ROUTING SYSTEM Clean, smart and efficient; compatible with all modern transmissions (mechanical, Di2, eTap and EPS).

FLAT MOUNT DISC BRAKES For 140 or 160mm rotors.

OPTIONAL DIRECT MOUNT REAR DERAILLEUR HANGER For optimal installation of Shimano rear derailleurs.

UP TO 45C* TIRE CLEARANCE For maximum traction on any road surface *40C with fenders or if built with SRAM eTap front derailleur.

3D+ SYSTEM Our 3D+ system delivers all the handling and stiffness benefits of the original 3D system in a streamlined version that merges seamlessly with the frame. It offers 3 head tube extension heights for every frame size: 0mm, 15mm and 30mm.

DT SWISS TYPE 12MM THRU-AXLE 100m front and 142mm back.

INLAID CHAINSUCK PROTECTOR WITH INTEGRATED DRAIN HOLE Protection of the carbon chainstay against wear from the chain’s movement.

STANDARD BUILD

Groupset:
Shimano Ultegra
Cockpit:
FSA Energy / Stem: FSA OS-168
Saddle:
Prologo Nago Evo T2.0
Wheels:
HED Ardennes GP
Tyres:
Vittoria Terreno Dry 40mm

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