Whilst designing the Redline Flight Team Carbon Pro XL 2012 Race BMX Bike, they took the approach of design with a purpose to the process developing the best performing BMX bike on the market. Every aspect of this design has been researched and optimized to meet the demands of today's BMX tracks. This congruence of intelligent design, purpose and passion resulted in a lightweight, ultra-responsive and stable race machine. Full Carbon Construction. 25% Lighter than current Flight R6 Alloy Frames. Full carbon dropout with bonded aluminium faces. Integrated chain adjusters with sight windows for easy wheel alignment. Large 54mm headtube for unsurpassed strength and flex free handling. Bonded Aluminium Bearing races. Oversized Bottom Bracket junction. Increased stiffness for the ultimate snap out of the gate.
15mm thru-axle is 20% stiffer than a 3/8'' axle, yet much lighter . Slides out for easy wheel changes. 4 pawls. 2 Japanese sealed bearings plus high-grade self-lubricating bushings. 452g / hub + axle.