Canyon Final TDF Tour de France restricted version highway bike

Canyon Ultimate TDF Tour de France limited edition road bike

Canyon’s Final CF SLX Disc carbon highway bike will get a brand new TDF Wildcard extremely restricted version for this 12 months’s 108th working of the Tour de France. Celebrating their Alpecin-Fenix and Arkéa-Samsic sponsored groups who each earned wildcard slots within the Tour, Canyon is making two decks of playing cards price (together with Jokers…twice 52+2) of the TDF bikes with a taking part in card themed design.

Canyon Final CF SLX 8 Disc TDF restricted version carbon highway bike

Canyon Ultimate CF SLX 8 Disc TDF limited edition carbon road bike, photo by Tino Pohlman, 108th Tour de France, headtube
c. Canyon, pictures by Tino Pohlman

Conceived as a approach to each rejoice the 108th working of the Tour de France and provides thanks for the 2 wildcard spots their sponsored groups gained to race the most important of the Grand Excursions, Canyon’s particular restricted version highway bike looks as if a becoming tribute.

Canyon Ultimate CF SLX 8 Disc TDF limited edition carbon road bike, photo by Tino Pohlman, 108th Tour de France, Joker

The distinctive paint job includes a basic taking part in card motif design, with solely the face of the Joker fully revealed as an emblem of excellent luck.

Canyon Ultimate CF SLX 8 Disc TDF limited edition carbon road bike, photo by Tino Pohlman, 108th Tour de France, details

It definitely doesn’t damage their argument for profitable wildcard entries that Alpecin-Fenix has already gained two of 4 levels, and at the moment holds the yellow jersey on Mathieu van der Poel’s again 4 days into the three-week race.

Canyon Ultimate CF SLX 8 Disc TDF limited edition carbon road bike, photo by Tino Pohlman, 108th Tour de France, card face detail

The Joker face design can be stated to be based mostly off a stylized Ermine, a shout-out to the regional flag of Brittany the place the race begins, and residential to the Arkéa-Samsic workforce.

Canyon Ultimate CF SLX 8 Disc TDF limited edition carbon road bike, 108th Tour de France, Elie Gesbert Team Arkea-Samsic
c. Team Arkéa-Samsic

In reality, Brittany native Élie Gesbert is anticipated to race one of many particular Canyon Final TDF version bikes with a workforce Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 construct, no less than as soon as they begin climbing within the mountains.

Canyon Ultimate CF SLX 8 Disc TDF limited edition carbon road bike, photo by Tino Pohlman, 108th Tour de France, cards

Canyon says the playing cards theme additionally seems again at a historical past of professionals taking part in playing cards to cross the time in between levels, and even hints to the euphemisms of taking part in your playing cards nicely or conserving a great poker face to win a race. Past that Wildcard paint job itself, every bike purchaser may also obtain an identical deck of Canyon-designed taking part in playing cards with the identical reverse-side graphic sample as their frameset.

Canyon Final CF SLX 8 Disc TDF – Pricing, spec & availability

Canyon Ultimate CF SLX 8 Disc TDF limited edition carbon road bike, 108th Tour de France
Canyon Final CF SLX 8 Disc TDF full

Simply 108 of the restricted version Canyon Final TDF bikes can be made accessible, beginning right this moment. Completely bought direct from Canyon in Europe, the custom-painted framesets are constructed up right into a single 6000€ full spec that includes a full SRAM Power eTap AXS 2×12 groupset with powermeter and a set of DT’s newest tubeless-ready ARC 1400 aero wheels with non-tubeless tanwall Conti GP5000 tires for a claimed full bike weight of seven.48kg. The particular version bike won’t be accessible in North America.

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