2023 Whyte

Friston gravel bike

An aluminum frame gravel bike with upper mid-range components and hydraulic disc brakes.
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Manufacturer Price

£2,299($2,911)
FrameAluminum
SuspensionRigid
ForkCarbon
Wheels700c Aluminum
Drivetrain1 × 11
GroupsetApex
BrakesHydraulic Disc
SeatpostDropper
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Terrain
smoothrugged
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Gearing

A bike with lower gearing will be easier to ride up steep hills, while a higher top end means it will pedal faster down hills.

Lowest gear

(climbing)

33 mph

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36 mph

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Specs
Build
Frame

6061 Alloy, Hydro Formed T6 Aluminium, Multi Butted, SCR, Tapered Head Tube, Custom Drawn, Chainstay Flat Mount 160mm Disc Mount, DOX Cable Routing

BB StandardBSA, 68mm, Threaded

Tire Clearance50c

Fork

Whyte Straight Bladed Full Carbon Fork, Tapered Carbon Steerer, Internal Cable Routing, Flat Mount 180mm Dropouts, 12mm x 100mm Stealth Thru Axle, Eyelets for Mudguards

Shock

N/A

Bottom Bracket

BSA 68mm

Headset

FSA No. 42, Integrated Road, 1 1/2"" Lower and 1 1/8"" Upper Sealed Cartridge Bearings

Stem

Whyte Alloy, +-7° Rise, 50/52cm 60mm, 54cm 70mm, 56/58cm 80mm Extension

Handlebar

Whyte 500 by Controltech, 6061 Alloy, Gravel 20mm Riser Bar, 31.8mm x 500mm

Saddle

Whyte Custom, Light Weight Triple Density Base, Triple Panel Design

Seatpost

Trans-X YSP38 Dropper Post, 27.2mm, 50/52/54 70mm Travel, 56 90mm Travel, 58 110mm Travel, Rocker Remote

TypeDropper

Pedals

None

Grips

Whyte Anti Slip, Cross Bar Tape

Groupset
Rear Derailleur

SRAM Apex 1, Long Cage, 11 Speed

Front Derailleur

N/A

Crank

Whyte, Forged 2pcs Cranks, Direct Mount, Narrow/Wide 38T Alloy Chainring, 50/52 170mm, 54 172.5mm, 56/58 175mm 11 Speed

Shifters

SRAM Apex 1, Full Hydraulic, 11 Speed

Cassette

SRAM XG-1150, 10-42, 11 Speed

Chain

SRAM PC-1110, 11 Speed

Brakes

SRAM Apex 1 Hydraulic, Centre-Lock 180mm Disc, Flat Mount, Internal Routing

TypeHydraulic Disc

Brake Levers

SRAM Apex 1, Hydraulic

Wheels
Rims

WTB ST i25 TCS 2.0 System, Pinned Joint, Tubeless Ready, 32 Hole

Spokes

DT Swiss New Champion 2.0mm, Black Stainless, Brass Nipples

Front Hub

Alloy, Double Sealed Cartridge Bearings, Centre-Lock, 12mm x 100mm Thru Axle, 32 Hole, Concealed Hex Key

Rear Hub

Alloy, Double Sealed Cartridge Bearings, Centre-Lock, 12mm x 142mm Thru Axle, XD Driver, 32 Hole

Tires

Maxxis, Rambler TR, 700c x 45c 60TPI EXO Tan Sidewall Protection, Dual Compound

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