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FFWD Launches the Fastest Wheel in History – The Falcon

At Eurobike 2018 FFWD Wheels presented Project Falcon in cooperation with M5. We are now pleased to announce the launch of the fastest bicycle wheel in history. THE WHEEL The Falcon wheel features a revolutionary design employing only two NACA profile shaped spokes in the center of the wheel and a rim profile with a variable depth arc from 48mm to 90mm. This unique design results in the least amount of aerodynamic resistance which significantly reduces drag and increases watt savings. In wind conditions most frequently encountered on the road in the real world (0-10 degrees), the Falcon outperforms competitive front wheels by a savings up to 9 watts.

Ride Now, Pay Later with Affirm Financing

Ride Now. Pay Later with Affirm Financing and FFWD USA

We have partnered with Affirm to give you a simple way to make your purchase with no hidden fees. There are no gimmicks like deferred interest or hidden fees. Provide some basic information and get a real-time credit decision to split your purchase into monthly payments. Rates starting from 0% APR with loans of 3, 6, or 12 month terms.

Hagens Berman | Supermint Takes on the ATOC

  • Hagens Berman | Supermint Pro Cycling Amgen Tour of California
  • Hagens Berman | Supermint Pro Cycling Amgen Tour of California
  • Hagens Berman | Supermint Pro Cycling Amgen Tour of California
  • Hagens Berman | Supermint Pro Cycling Amgen Tour of California
  • Hagens Berman | Supermint Pro Cycling Amgen Tour of California

The Hagens Berman | Supermint Pro Cycling team competed in the UCI Women’s WorldTour Amgen Tour of California, May 16-18th, and the team had impressive results. On Stage 1 after 30 kilometers in a solo breakway that lasted over three categorized climbs, Lindsay Goldman was awarded the Most Courageous Rider jersey. On stage 3, Leigh Ann Ganzar launched an incredible sprint to finish 3rd on the day. The team was the only American women’s team to earn podiums throughout the entire tour and we are so proud of the team’s collective effort. Previously in April, the team traveled to Europe and lined up to race two of the Women’s WorldTour Spring Classics in Belgium, the Flèche-Wallonne Femmes and Liège-Bastogne-Liège Femmes. The team is equipped with…

Tire Packages Now Available

FFWD Wheels Continental Ready to Ride Packkages

We are now pleased to offer an assortment of optional tire packages to order with all carbon clincher and alloy clincher wheel models. You can now easily choose a tire package offering Continental’s latest (and fastest) GP 5000 tires.  Currently available in 25mm and 28mm widths in standard and tubeless models with future options in the works.  Once you receive your new wheel set just mount tires, add a cassette and you’re ready to ride!

Price Reduction Across 2019 Wheel Range

From the pros to the weekend warriors one piece of feedback over the years has always been constant – “these are the best wheels I’ve ever ridden!”. It’s now more affordable than ever to get ride ready or build that new dream bike with a new FFWD carbon wheel set. We’ve reduced prices across our entire 2019 wheel lineup with carbon clincher models now starting at $1,499! Click here to view the range.

Team Direct Energie and Team Arkea-Samsic in 2019 Tour de France

FFWD Wheels Team Direct Energie and Team Arkea-Samsic

FFWD is pleased to announce that supported Team Direct Energie and Team Arkea-Samsic have been selected for the 2019 edition of  Le Tour de France. Both Pro Continental teams will be equipped with FFWD’s full assortment of wheels including the F3 30mm, F4 45mm, F6 60mm, and F9 90mm tubulars to tackle the 3 week race in France. Official list of teams presented by the Tour de France organisation can be viewed at this link: https://www.letour.fr/en/news/2019/teams-selection/1276072 Read more: Team Arkea-Samsic Press Release Team Direct Energie Press Release Follow the teams: Team Direct Energie Team Arkea-Samsic Feature Image: James Startt / Zoom / Pressesports

FFWD Wheels Sponsors Team Arkea-Samsic Through 2021

FFWD Wheels and French Pro-Continental squad Team Arkea-Samsic are happy to announce their partnership for the period of 2019 to 2021. Formerly known as Fortuneo-Samsic, Team Arkea-Samsic has a long history in the cycling peloton with Tour de France participation the past five years and a strong roster of riders such as Andre Greipel and Warren Barguil. “We are very happy Team Arkea-Samsic has chosen to be a part of TeamFFWD from 2019 onwards. We are confident that we can support the team with strong riders like Andre Greipel and Warren Barguil to go even faster than they already are!” states FFWD Marketing Manager Rik van Putten. General manager of Team Arkea-Samsic, Emmanuel Hubert adds: “Going faster starts with good trust in our materials. Riding…

F3A and F4R Tubeless Ready Models Now Available

FFWD Wheels introduces new F3A and F4R tubeless ready wheel models. The F3A wheel set is a high end performance aluminum wheel set featuring a 30mm deep and 23.5mm wide tubeless ready rim hand built using DT Swiss 350 straight pull hubs.  The F3A set weighs in at 1555 grams and is compatible with tire widths from 23 to 30mm.  It is available now and has an MSRP of $949.  Detailed specifications can be viewed here. The F4R Tubeless full carbon clincher rim is based on the popular mid-depth F4R FCC but with enhancements for the road, gravel and dirt.  The new models are offered with either DT350 (1485 grams) or DT240 (1435 grams) straight pull hubs and in white or matte black color options. The…

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