XEON CRS / RACE
Swimming with the tide is not your bag? You want to set impulses, to put your stamp on the race? Voilà, here is your bike, the XEON CRS! And for those who prefer aluminium, we also offer the RS version. It is dominant and exciting, ready to bring you right to the top. The beautifully shaped frame with a clean look and internally routed cables could originate from a feet of a pro team: It offers toplevel workmanship and its components meet all demands placed on a high-performance racer. It is explosive, you are literally catapulted to the front thanks to excellent stiffness values; the handling is agile in case it gets narrow and its smooth running at high speed is just impressive. The bestseller and permanent test winner gets you where you always wanted to be – to the top. It’s your precision tool. Honoured by hundreds of test victories. With the new XEON CRS/RS models, the jump onto the podium is a mere formality.
XEON CRS – the tool for winners.
Do you want to finally win your first race? Here’s your bike, the XEON CRS-2000! It takes you where you want to be – to the top. The RoadBike magazine is also impressed and chose the XEON CRS-2000 as the test winner in issue 05/2015 with 95 points: “The ROSE rides as if it was twice as expensive – with great components and a top frame, the genuine racer easily knocks spots off its competitors. Test victory!” The heart of the competitive racer and the entire CRS line is a “High Modulus Aerospace Carbon Fibre T30/40” frame made with H.O.C. technology. It weighs approx. 970 grams and is combined with a lightweight and torsionally stiff “XEON Modulus” full carbon fork. The XEON CRS-2000 features a Shimano 105 5800 groupset that offer sophisticated technology while being reliable and durable. A “ROSE RC-170 Flex Carbon” seatpost offers additional comfort, as it absorbs small bumps to save important energy on long distances. A winning bike!
Our carbon racer with excellent equipment for training and racing: the XEON CRS-3000. Thanks to a well-designed “High Modulus Aerospace Carbon Fibre T30/40” frame, it offers excellent stiffness values, a balance geometry and smooth running at high speeds. The bike features a “Shimano Ultegra 6800” groupset, a high-precision drive with high performance potential. A high-quality Ritchey cockpit serves as a control unit, while the flexing “ROSE RC-170 Flex Carbon” seatpost offers additional comfort. The RoadBIKE magazine 06/2016 also rateds the bike as "OUTSTANDING": "ROSE takes a clear position: The Xeon CRS is a thoroughbred racer. Thanks to high-end wheels, the lightweight accelerates faster than all other bikes in the test. It offers crisp and precise handling as well as agile cornering."
A real high-end racer at an attractive price – the XEON CRS-4400 is designed for the podium. This bike sets high professional standards and is specced with numerous finest parts. From a high-quality “DT Swiss R 23 Spline” system wheelset via the well-designed Ritchey cockpit including ergonomic handlebar through to a flexing carbon seatpost. A special mention should go to the excellent “SRAM Force 22” group. A little gem of bicycle technology: lightweight, with impressing shifting performance and made of high-quality materials. The crankset is strong and yet weighs less than 700 grams. The carbon arms are hollow, feature the Exogram technology and turn every pedal stroke into propulsion. SRAM’s DoubleTap levers offer precise and crisp shifting as well as intuitive handling and turn every gear change into a real pleasure.