Andre Greipel’s Factor One 2020

Factor bicycles from UK is the official bike supplier to the new UCI World Tour professional Team Israel Start-Up Nation.

The 184cm tall German sprinter Andre Greipel has joined  the Israel Start-Up Nation team and will be racing mainly on the top of the range Aero Road bike Factor One. He will be using the Factor Slick for Time Trial stages but I will focus on his main bike in this article.

On this article you will find all the details about Andre Greipel 2020 Road Bike size and specifications.

  • Andre Greipel measure 184cm tall
  • He ride 202 on a 54cm Factor One Disc carbon bike
  • The Shimano Dura Ace crank length is 175mm
  • The Shimano Dura Ace Di2 gear set up is 55/42T by 11-30T
  • The Factor stem length is 120cm
  • The Factor handlebar width is 42cm
  • Tires are tubular and Tubeless from Maxxis tires
  • Andre’s bike weight 7.8kg with the 60mm Black inc wheels

Read more

Caleb Ewan’s Ridley Noah Fast Disc 2020 Bike Size

The trend among the World Tour peloton is most teams will race the full season on disc brake bikes, leaving the good old rim brakes.

Caleb Ewan is racing on disc brakes type Ridley Noah Fast size XS (51cm) for the 2020 season. It is the same size as last year except for the fork rake.

The talented Australian sprinter I’d 165cm tall and has the less drag when sprinting against current world tour sprinters thank to his small size but also sprinting position.

The disc brake version is approximately 500gr heavier than the rim brake version due to the extra weight of the disc rotors and brake calipers.

The frame features Ridley’s “F-Tubing” which are teardrop shaped main tubes to optimize aerodynamics.

Read more

Watch the UCI World Tour 2019

Every year I watch most of the UCI World Tour race live as they are broadcasted on most of the organizing countries national TVs. The good side of being in Japan is that all European races live broadcast correspond to the evening in Japan.

The 2019 UCI World Tour includes one day “Classic” races and goes up to three weeks “Grand Tour” like the Tour de France, Giro d’Italia and the Vuelta a Espana. Read more