Vitus Bikes launches the 2011 Dark Plasma, a carbon fiber frame road bike with an affordable price tag. The Dark Plasma has a 12k weave finish on its high-modulus carbon frame with a carbon fork as well. Vitus is marketing the Dark Plasma from racing to sportive and light daily commutes.
The Dark Plasma also has an 18-speed Shimano Tiagra groupset that possesses a compact double chainset and a Pro-Lite wheelset that matches Scwalbe Blizzard tires with kevlarguard. Controltech One handlebar, stem and seatpost are also present with a semi-integrated headset, Vitus Cr-Mo rail saddle and Vitus Cork Gel bartape.
Weighing in at 8.56 kg for a 56cm size, the 2011 Vitus Dark Plasma retails for £1149.99.