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You won't find it anywhere else but here

As lovers of all things Italian, and with 'cross season looming over our heads, we were disappointed that we couldn't get our hands on a Wilier cyclocross frame here in the US. So, we approached Wilier about our frustrations, to which Wilier retorted with characteristic panache, 'we'll make one for you.' Although we were taken aback, we immediately seized the opportunity, and the result is our exclusive, Wilier Cross Carbon. Representing the Wilier hallmarks of beauty, prestige, and sheer speed, the Cross Carbon still isn't afraid to get a little dirty. So, for all of you who've been waiting with bated breath for a Wilier 'cross frame, you're welcome.

Wilier's Carbon cross is made from a calculated blend of three carbon fibers -- T-700SC, Intermediate Modulus M30J, and 60-ton carbon fibers. We know what you're thinking -- looks like an arbitrary collection of letters and numbers. However, this combination of carbon directly equates to weight savings, rigidity, and durability. Each element of carbon plays a vital role in achieving these attributes. The 60t carbon is strategically placed for strength. In fact, this material is capable of withstanding 60 tons of pressure per square millimeter. And while this sounds like a bulky carbon to use, the opposite is true. Wilier adheres to a simple logic when building frames -- the stronger the carbon, the less is needed. This philosophy keeps the overall weight down without sacrificing either strength or stiffness. And to further guarantee stiffness, the M30J fiber was used. With its unidirectional design, M30J takes advantage of a simple calculus -- a fiber of carbon is strongest when straight. Unlike a woven fiber, M30J's orientation creates a load path that promotes a heightened sensation of lateral and torsional rigidity. What does this mean? Simple. When your frame flexes less under the load of your force and weight, more energy is transferred throughout the bike, and you go faster. But that's enough of the engineering and science lesson -- how does the Cross Carbon handle in the mud?

It handles aggressively. In fact, it's incredibly fast, and this is due in part to the frame's geometry. With a 72 degree head tube angle and tight wheel base, the Cross Carbon is more in tune with a road bike than your standard, cookie-cutter 'cross frame. However, the Cross Carbon is still very much at one with muck and majesty of 'cross racing. The frame has clearances that can accommodate up to a 32mm tire, and as you expected, it features integrated studs to accept cantilever arms. To ensure that your braking and shifting aren't encumbered by either mud or shouldering of the frame, Wilier routed the cables on the top of the top tube. Most importantly though, to make sure that your body isn't berated by off-road vibration, Wilier gave the seatstays a wishbone design to aid in the frame's vertical compliance. And further adding to the dissipation of chatter, the Cross Carbon also comes equipped with a full-carbon fiber fork. Mated with the oversized head tube by a Campy integrated Ritchey headset, the fork creates a nimble handling that's crucial for the tight corners and accelerations of 'cross racing.

The Wilier Cross Carbon is available in the color Matte Black and in five sizes from Small to XX-Large.

Tech Specs

Frame Material:
Toray T-700SC carbon fiber, Toray M30J carbon fiber, 60T carbon fiber
Fork:
Wilier Cross
Fork Material:
carbon fiber
Rear Axle:
9x130 mm quick-release
Replaceable Rear Derailleur Hanger:
yes
Head Tube Diameter:
1-1/4 to 1-1/8in tapered
Headset Included:
yes
Bottom Bracket Type:
68 mm English
Front Derailleur Mount:
34.9mm clamp-on
Derailleur Pull:
top
Seatpost Diameter:
31.6 mm
Seat Collar:
Wilier clamp
Cable Routing:
external
Claimed Weight:
1250 g
Recommended Use:
cyclocross
Manufacturer Warranty:
2 years

Geometry chart

Wilier

Geometry Chart

 

Cross Carbon
 

Seat Tube

(c-t)

Seat Tube

(c-c)

Effective Top Tube

(eTT)

Head Tube

(HT)

Head Tube Angle

(HTo)

Seat Tube Angle

(STo)

S 50.0cm 45.1cm 52.5cm 11.5cm 72.0o 74.5o
M 53.0cm 49.0cm 53.8cm 14.5cm 73.0o 74.5o
L 55.0cm 49.3cm 55.7cm 16.0cm 73.0o 73.5o
XL 58.0cm 52.9cm 57.0cm 19.5cm 73.0o 73.0o
XXL 61.0cm 55.5cm 58.5cm 20.0cm 73.5o 73.0o

Wilier Cross Carbon Geometry Chart

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Is the wilier cross frame available in...

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Is the wilier cross frame available in medium? I only see the large listed on your website.

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This frame is made in Small, Medium, Large, XL and XXL but we are currently sold down to only the size large.

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What is the widest tire this frame + Enve...

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What is the widest tire this frame + Enve fork can accommodate? (w/ TRP mini V's)

What's the BB drop on this frame?

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What's the BB drop on this frame?

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I got an answer from Competitive Cyclist that the BB drop is 60 mm.

5 5

fantastic ride

wilier and backcountry did a great job with this frame. super stiff under power but still accomplishes to reduce road/trail vibration better than any cross bike i've owned in the past. also appreciate the use of a standard threaded bb. 6'5" riding an xxl frame

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