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Saracen Urban Cross 1 2018 Womens Bike

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Saracen Cycles was started in 1983, and a market leader during the 90s with riders Steve Peat & Rob Warner. In 2009, the brand was acquired by Madison and underwent huge investment & development, giving you today's line-up of bikes & frames.
Saracen Urban Cross 1 2018 Womens Bike

The Saracen Urban Cross hybrids are here to wage war on the pothole-riddled junctions of city centres and the crooked flags and sodden footpaths of the suburbs. Retaining a high level of efficiency with a wide range drivetrain and low-volume, high-grip tyres, alongside comfort-aiding features like suspension seatpost and 80mm travel suspension fork to tackle rough obstacles and ill-maintained roads.

You can rely on the hydraulic disc brakes for bad weather commutes and they can really get sharp in the event of an emergency. Furthermore the custom butted hydroformed 6061 Alloy frame and other primarily Alloy components keep the weight low for nimbleness.

It's ideal for commuting and general daily exercise, and you can get away to the countryside for a couple of days if you fit a rear pannier rack and pack your bike and backpack efficiently.

The Urban Cross 1 is the base model in the 2018 range, and is also available with traditional frame as a unisex model. They are followed closely by the higher spec. Cross 2 and Cross 3.

Frame and Forks
Frame: Series I Custom Butted Hydroformed 6061 Alloy, Guard/Rack Compatible, Step-Thru, QR Dropout
Fork: Suntour XCT HLO, 80mm Travel, Lockout, QR Dropout
Rear Shock: N/A

Front Derailleur: Shimano TY510 Triple
Rear Derailleur: Shimano TY800 8-Speed
Cassette: Sunrace M66 8-Speed, 11-32T
Chain: KMC Z7
Crankset: Suntour XCC-T208 Alloy, 48/38/28T Rings, 170-175mm Arms (Size dependent)
Bottom Bracket: Neco Sealed Cartridge

Shifters: Shimano Altus 3x8-Speed
Brakes: Promax Solve S Hydraulic Disc, 160mm Rotors
Brake Levers: Promax Solve S Hydraulic

Rims: Saracen Double Wall Alloy 700c
Hubs: KT Alloy Disc, QR Axles, Looseball Bearings
Spokes: Stainless Steel
Tyres: Schwalbe Tyrago, 700x35c, K-Guard Puncture Protect

Finishing Kit
Handlebar: Saracen 6061 Alloy Riser, 690mm Width, 12.7mm Rise, 5 Deg up, 9 Deg back
Grips: Saracen Dual Density
Headset: Neco Cartridge
Stem: Saracen 6061 3D forged Alloy, 60mm
Seatpost: Alloy Suspension, Micro Adjust, 30.9mm
Saddle: Saracen Custom Womens
Pedals: Alloy Platform with Rubber Grip

If you are unsure about sizing, we recommend test riding one of our in-stock bikes.

Model specific size guides can also be found on the manufacturer's website.

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