Roglic Bianchi Oltre XR4 2019

Primoz Roglic is having a fantastic racing season 2019 among his Team Jumbo-Visma and on his Bianchi bike.

Each rider of the team has a total of four Bianchi bikes among which is the Oltre XR4 available in Disc brakes and rim brakes version.

The team seems to prefer the rim brakes for most races, the disc version being used on rainy days.

Sketch of the Bianchi Oltre XR4 2019
Primoz Roglic’s Bianchi Oltre XR4 Team Jumbo-Visma racing Pro Bicycle size 53

Primoz Roglic is 177cm tall and he is mainly racing on a size 53cm Bianchi Oltre XR4 during the 2019 season.

The complete bike weight just over 7kg and is equipped fully with Shimano components. One particularity of Primoz bike set up is the Di2 “Quick shifters” on the handlebar more typical of Sprinters set up than General Classification (GC) riders setting.

Apart of this the next point of interest is the Handlebar Drop compared with the saddle. It is relatively low (121mm) as the stem is set on a Stack 0mm headset and means Roglic is still having a flexible body.

Roglic’s Bianchi Oltre XR4 bike specifications are as follow:

Frame and forks: Bianchi Oltre XR4 size 53cm
Wheels: Shimano Dura Ace WH-9900-T40
Tires: Vittoria Corsa Tubular 700x26c,
Shifters: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 st-9950
Brakes: Shimano Dura Ace direct mount BR-9950
Front Mech: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 FD-9950-F
Rear Mech: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 RD-9950
Crankset: Shimano Dura Ace Power cranks FC-9950-P 172.5mm
Chainring size: 53/39
Cassette: 11/30 CS-9900
Handlebar: FSA Aluminum 40cm width C-C
Stem: FSA 110mm Aluminum
Saddle: Fizik Antares

Bianchi claims the Oltre XR4 carbon frame reduces 80% of the road vibration compared to the previous Bianchi Oltre model thanks to its profiled shape tubes design made with Countervail Carbon fiber.

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