The entry level racer with that traditional steel ride and all Italian components, gets an upgraded carbon fork, sloping top tube geometry and threadless steerer for 2003.

General Information

Bianchi RC SL Chromo Lite. Sloping top tube. MegaPro./ Bianchi carbon with steel steerer.

Colors Laseer Blue/Mystery Blue, New Celeste
Model Campione
Weight 9.9kg
Brake Levers Campagnolo Mirage Ergo
Brakeset Campagnolo Veloce dual pivot brakes,
Campagnolo Mirage Ergo levers
Front Brake Campagnolo Veloce dual pivot
Front Brake Lever Campagnolo Mirage Ergo
Rear Brake Campagnolo Veloce dual pivot
Rear Brake Lever Campagnolo Mirage Ergo
Bottom Bracket Campagnolo Veloce cartridge, 111 mm
Bottom Bracket Shell Width 68mm English
Chain KMC, 1/2 x 3/32"
Chain Size 1/2 x 3/32"
Crankset Campagnolo Veloce, 39/53 172.5mm
Front Derailleur Campagnolo Mirage 28.6 mm
Handlebar ITM Bianchi Anatomica
Handlebar Stem ITM Forged, 80-? rise
Headset VP AheadSet, 1" threadless
Number of Rear Cogs 9-speed
Pedals Look 206 clipless SHIMANO PD-A515
Rear Cogs 9-speed, 13 - 26 teeth
Rear Derailleur Campagnolo Mirage, 9-spd
Saddle Selle San Marco Azoto Racing gel
Seat Post Diameter 27.2mm
Seatpost Bianchi alloy, 27.2 mm
Shift Levers Campagnolo Mirage ErgoPower
Grips/Other Cork-type; CPSC reflectors
Fork and Frame
Fork Crown unicrown
Fork Material Bianchi carbon, steel 1" threadless steerer
Frame Construction TIG-welded
Frame Tubing Material Bianchi RC Chromo Lite double-butted heat-treated CrMo steel, sloping top tube, MegaPro design, dual bottle mounts
Chainstay 410mm
Fork Rake 45mm
Head-tube angle 73.0
Seat-tube angle 74.0
Seat tube (center-to-top) 540mm
Standover height (inches) 31.0
Top tube(actual) 550mm
Top tube(virtual) 560mm
Wheelbase 1000mm

Wheels and Hubs

Front Hub Campagnolo Mirage
Front Rim Mavic CXP 22
Front Tire Vittoria Zaffiro
Front Tire Size 700 x 23c
Rear Hub

Campagnolo Mirage

Rear Rim Mavic CXP 22
Rear Tire Vittoria Zaffiro
Rear Tire Size 700 x 23c
Spoke Holes 32-hole