The Mares CX 1 is the top-end model of Focus Bikes for 2011. Priced at $4300, it is built with only the best of what Focus Bikes can offer. Come 2011 cyclocross season, you will find the U.S. Rapha Focus team racing on the Mares CX 1.
Focus Carbon material was used for the frame and fork. It features a BB30 bottom bracket shell and a tapered headtube. The cyclocross bike is powdercoated to make it scratch resistant and can withstand impact well.
The SSPS or Stable Stiffness Per Size technology is applied to the frame, which enhances rigidity and performance as the frame size matches the rider’s weight and height.
The Mares CX 1 has carbon dropouts and uses a carbon layup process. It is equipped with SRAM Force components, 3T cockpit and Schwalbe Rocket Ron EVO tires.
Made in Germany with Prologo Scratch PRO saddle and Avid Ultimate brakes, the carbon MAres CX 1 weighs 7.8kgs.