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Niner RLT 9 RDO 5-Star Ultegra Di2 Complete Bike - 2017

$8,800.00

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Item # NNR005U

Gravel dreams.

After a few too many years of repeating road race courses and uncountable circles in boring business park criteriums, it's time to take a break from the pavement and tackle some finish lines on the road less traveled. But all that time on the road has set some pretty high standards for lightweight frame construction and instilled a no-compromise approach to what you need from a race bike. The good news is that Niner answers the call for top-tier gravel steeds with its 2017 RLT 9 RDO 5-Star Ultegra Di2 Complete Bike. It channels the lightweight carbon construction, precise Shimano Di2 drivetrain, and dreamy ENVE wheels we've come to expect in race-worthy road rides, but the whole thing is wrapped in a durable all-road package that's dead set on speed no matter what surfaces the event promoter sets in front of you.

As expected from an RLT, this bike is a bit slacker, longer, and lower than its race-bred cousin, Niner's BSB 9, but also sees a few tweaks compared to its aluminum and steel RLT siblings that boost its snappy profile. Shorter stays tighten up the rear triangle and work in tandem with a lower bottom bracket for a confidently responsive ride experience. This combination lends the RLT 9 more stability and comfort over rough roads while still maintaining the agility to rocket out of turns and kick up punchy climbs. The dropouts have integrated rack and fender mounts that offer a versatile array of setup options, and the replaceable hanger means that even if a catastrophic derailleur-related incident ends your ride, your RLT will live to roll another day.

Niner uses its Race Day Optimized Carbon Compaction System to mold this RLT's frame, fine tuning the placement of carbon and eliminating any material that doesn't contribute to the frame's structural soundness and ride quality. To further enhance the smooth ride, the RLT has a 27.2mm diameter seatpost, which adds an element of give to absorb bumps and chatter so you won’t be getting beat up as much as you’d expect, especially on washboard roads.

  • A dreamy race bike designed for long miles and gravel speed
  • Endurance geometry blends responsiveness and comfort
  • RDO carbon construction balances stiffness and low weight
  • Thru-axles boost stiffness for a snappy ride
  • Electronic drivetrain delivers precise, confident gear shifts
  • Wide carbon rims provide a plush yet responsive ride
  • Rack mounts on stays and fork for bikepacking adventures

Tech Specs

Frame Material:
RDO carbon fiber
Fork:
Niner Full Carbon RDO
Fork Material:
RDO carbon fiber
Headset:
Niner integrated
Shifters:
Shimano R785
Front Derailleur:
Shimano Ultegra Di2
Rear Derailleur:
Shimano Ultegra Di2
Crankset:
46/36t Shimano Ultegra 6800
Bottom Bracket:
Wheels Mfg PF30>24mm
Cassette:
11-32t Shimano Ultegra
Chain:
Shimano HG 701 11-speed
Brakeset:
Shimano RS805
Brake Type:
flat mount hydraulic disc
Rotors:
140mm SM-RT99 centerlock
Handlebar:
Easton EC70 AX
Bar Tape:
Niner
Stem:
Niner RDO
Saddle:
Niner Custom w/ Ti rails
Seatpost:
Niner RDO Setback Carbon, 27.2 x 400mm
Seat Collar:
31.8mm
Wheelset:
ENVE SES 4.5 AR Disc
Hubs:
DT Swiss 350 CL
Front Axle:
15 x 100mm thru-axle
Rear Axle:
12 x 142mm thru-axle
Tires:
Schwalbe G-One Evo SS, folding
Tire Size:
700c x 35mm
Pedals:
not included
Recommended Use:
gravel
Manufacturer Warranty:
5 years on frame

sizing chart

RLT 9 size by rider height

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Geometry chart

Niner

Geometry Chart

 

RLT 9 RDO
 

Seat Tube

(c-t)

Effective Top Tube

(eTT)

Stack

(S)

Reach

(R)

Stand Over

Head Tube

(HT)

Head Tube Angle

(HTo)

Seat Tube Angle

(STo)

Bottom Bracket Drop

(BBD)

Chainstay

(CS)

Wheelbase
47cm 43cm 51cm 53.5cm 36.2cm 69.3cm 10.5cm 70o 74.5o 7.5cm 43cm 100cm
50cm 46cm 52.5cm 55.6cm 36.6cm 73.1cm 12.5cm 70.5o 74o 7.5cm 43cm 100.7cm
53cm 49cm 54.5cm 57.7cm 37.4cm 75.4cm 14.5cm 71o 73.5o 7.5cm 43cm 101.7cm
56cm 52cm 56.5cm 59.2cm 38.4cm 78cm 16.5cm 71.5o 73o 7cm 43cm 103cm
59cm 55cm 58.5cm 61.3cm 39.8cm 80.4cm 18.5cm 72o 73o 7cm 43cm 104.5cm
62cm 58cm 60.5cm 63.4cm 40.5cm 82.7cm 20.5cm 72.5o 72.5o 7cm 43cm 105.4cm

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