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Whyte Glencoe 2019 Adventure Road Bike


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Whyte Glencoe 2019 - Multi-Terrain Road Bike

With a nod to its 650b x 47c WTB tyres, Whyte describe their all-new Glencoe debut RoadPLUS/Adventure bike as 'the best all round road bike we have ever made'

Key Features

  • The trademark Whyte frame is as light as it can be and as strong as it needs to be, thanks to its custom drawn, frame size specific, hydroformed, multi-butted T6 6061 aluminium frame tubing
  • Being a Whyte, the frame geometry is bang on
  • The 74 degree seat tube angle position you 'on top of' the cranks to power you up hills
  • The long top tube and the shallow 70 degree head angle make for stable downhilling
  • This SCR-specific frame is optimised for the bike's single chainring drivetrain
  • SRAM APEX 1x11 offers all the benefits of a single chainring drivetrain
  • The chainstay and forks both boast particularly neat flat mounts for the disc brake calipers

TRP HyRd Disc Brakes

  • TRP (Tektro Racing Products) HyRd disc brakes deliver confidence-inspiring all-weather performance
  • TRP HyRd cable-operated hydraulic disc brakes work with conventional brake levers, yet they offer the adjustability and power previously reserved for hydraulic brakes. The advantage of this system over any previous cable-actuated disc brake system is that the pads are much easier to set up at an optimal distance from the rotor without rubbing
  • These brakes automatically self adjust so the pads move closer to the rotor as they wear down
  • This means that TRP (Tektro Racing Products) HyRd disc brakes maintain optimal performance over the whole life of every set of pads
  • To quote's review 'TRP Hy/Rd disc brakes combine cable actuation with hydraulic power right in the calliper. They're powerful, easy to live with and the best solution so far for disc brakes with conventional brake/gear levers.'

WTB Horizon TCS, DNA Compound, Folding, 650b x 47c tyres

  • Describing the Glencoe as a Road/Plus bike after its 650b x 47c plus-size WTB tyres underlines the notion that, almost always, nothing influences the ride characteristics of a bike more than its tyres
  • The supple, lightweight, folding WTB tyres are so forgiving, you'll be riding the Whyte Glencoe over kerbs, potholes and cobbles with hardly a care
  • But here's the clever bit - the tyre's rolling circumference (where it makes contact with the road) is no greater than an equivalent 700x28 tyre
  • This helps explain why a properly made, lightweight plus-size tyre with a folding bead isn't just more comfortable and compliant: it can be at least as fast as a skinny tyre - more on this
  • The tyres are fitted to a sound set of wheels with smooth spinning cartridge sealed bearings
  • The tyres and rims are tubeless ready
  • Why upgrade to tubeless?
  • It does the Glencoe no harm that the tyres' tan sidewalls help make it such a beautiful road bike

Whyte Glencoe Size Guide

The sizing below is a guide only, so please get in touch if you're unsure or between sizes. Height is in feet and inches.

  • 50cm - 5' 2" - 5' 5"
  • 52cm - 5' 5" to 5' 8"
  • 54cm - 5' 8" to 5 11"
  • 56cm - 5' 11" to 6' 2"
  • 58cm -  6' 2" to 6' 5"

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Technical Specifications

Whyte Glencoe 
Frame6061 Hydro Formed T6 Aluminium, SCR, Custom Drawn, Multi Butted, Chainstay Flat Mount 160 Disc Mount, DOX Cable Routing with Inter-Grip Seat Clamp System
ForkStraight Bladed Alloy Front Fork with Internal Hose Routing, Tapered Alloy Steerer, Flat Mount Dropouts and 12mm Stealth Through Axle
Rear ShockNone
HeadsetFSA No. 42 Integrated Road, 1 1/8" Upper Sealed Cartridge Bearing, 1.5 Lower Sealed Cartridge Bearing
Rear HubAlloy, Double Sealed Cartridge Bearing Hub, 12mm X 142mm Through Axle, Centre-lock, 32 Hole
Front HubAlloy, Double Sealed Cartridge Bearing Hub, 12mm X 100mm Through Axle, Centre-lock, 32 Hole
SpokesWTB 2.0mm, Black Sandvik Stainless with Brass Nipples
RimsWTB Asym i23, 23mm, 650b, TCS System, 32 Hole
TyresWTB Horizon, TCS, DNA Compound, Folding, 650b x 47c
Shift LeversSRAM APEX 1, Mechanical, 11 Speed
Front MechNone
Rear MechSRAM APEX 1, Long Cage, 11 Speed
CassetteSRAM PC-1130, 11-42, 11 Speed
ChainSRAM PC-1110, 11 Speed
CranksetWhyte Forged Cranks, Direct Mount 44T Narrow Wide Chainring, 11 Speed
Bottom BracketShimano SM-BB52, BSA 73mm
SeatpostWhyte 20mm Offset, 30.9mm x 350mm, 6061 Alloy, 2 Bolt Clamp
SaddleWhyte Custom, Light Weight Triple Density Base, Triple Panel Design
HandlebarWhyte Gravel, 31.8mm, 500mm Wide
StemWhyte -6 Deg, 70mm 52mm, 80mm 54, 90mm 56mm & 58mm
GripsWhyte Anti Slip, Cross Bar Tapes
Front BrakesTRP HyRd Hydraulic, 160mm Flat Mount, Linear Outer Cables with Kevlar Reinforcement, 160mm Rotor, Internal Routing
Rear BrakesTRP HyRd, Flat Mount 160mm, Linear outer cables with Kevlar Reinforcement, 160mm Rotor, Internal Routing
Brake LeversSRAM APEX 1 Mechanical
Weight- weighed in our Newcastle shop 201852cm Frame: 11.57kg/25.51lb
Weight- weighed in our Leeds shop 201856cm Frame: 11.8kg/26.01lb


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