Zipp is an American company which was founded in 1988 and is based in Speedway, Indiana. Zipp’s main concern is the creation of high performance carbon composite cycling wheels for road racing and triathlons. In this pursuit Zipp has been extremely successful and is regarded as the leader in the high end wheel market. Also within the Zipp product range are bicycle accessories such as handle bars, time trail bars, triathlon bars, head stems, seat posts and cranks.
In November 2007 Zipp was acquired by bicycle component manufacture SRAM.
Zipp wheel models:
30 Clincher – 765g front wheel/ 890g rear. For high performance racing
101 Clincher – 710g front wheel/ 820g rear. For climbing, triathlon, time trail and racing
202 Tubular – 1140g front wheel/ 650g rear. Climbing, training, all round racing
202 Firecrest® Carbon Clincher – 1,380g front wheel/ 765g rear. Climbing, training, all round racing
303 Firecrest® Carbon Clincher – 685g front/ wheel 855g rear. Formidable wheel in Tour de France
303 Firecrest® Tubular – 575 front wheel/735g rear. For all round racing
303 Firecrest® Carbon Clincher Disc-brake – 780g front wheel/900g rear. ‘Control over chaos’
303 Firecrest® Carbon Tubular Disc-brake – 660g front wheel/775g rear. ‘Control over chaos’
60 Clincher – 850g front wheel/970g rear. For road racing, triathlon, gran fondos
404 Firecrest® Carbon Clincher – 715g front wheel/875g rear. For triathlons, criteriums, Tours
Service Course SL – Service Course SL Seat Post (0), Service Course SL Seat Post (20)
Service Course – Service Course Seat Post (0), Service Course Seat Post (20)
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