As good as it gets is never good enough at Jamis. And our all-new, totally redesigned Xenith proves it. The Jamis Xenith Comp 2014 Road Bike was already a multiple awards-winning, race-vanquishing powerhouse that many on Jamis/Hagen's berman p/b Sutter Home didn't want us to tamper with. but our engineers and designers weren't content with today's accolades and podiums when tomorrow's beckoned. The development effort on this bike wasn't just about tweaking what we had; it was about starting from scratch to create what we could. The result? A radically new frame and fork design and wholly new manufacturing process that has delivered the lightest, stiffest, most aero road bike we've ever produced.
himano 105 is the Shimano work horse and incorporates many of the benefits that were originally developed for Dura-Ace 7900 series and integrated into Ultegra 6700 series. Overall, performance and durability is enhanced while the entire group manages to drop almost 30 grams from the prior generation. Shimano's FC-565 compact 50/34 crank gives you a 15% lower gear ratio with only a 6% off the top ring. You get the hill climbing capability of a triple, yet less weight than a standard Mavic CXP-22 rims mated with Formula smooth spinning hubs and DT Champion stainless spokes, meticulously built, make a great all-around wheelset. Zaffiro - recognized everywhere as the all around tire for the serious rider. Rugged construction shrugs off flats, keeps on gripping in all conditions and sustains big mileages with no worries. The Ritchey Cockpit is tested to double the EN standards providing you a confident steering & handling package.