Sonder Colibri Frame And Fork
Frame and fork to build up your own light and fast carbon road bike for alpine riding and the toughest endurance racing. Go Light Go Fast Go Far.
List Price: £1199.00
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Pictures are for illustration and some components and finishing kit of this build may be different. Please refer to the detailed spec sheet before placing an order.
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All our bikes are built individually to order. If you want to change any part of the spec to suit your needs then get in touch.
Colibri Frame and Fork
Please allow 15 working days for us to build, check, pack and despatch your Sonder.
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Faster, lighter, stronger full carbon road bike for Alpine cols, fast and stable descents, and long days in the saddle; the bike for endurance racing and taking on the Alps.
At A Glance
- Light, strong and fast carbon road bike frame and fork.
- Frame: Sonder Colibri, (Toray T-700)
- Fork: Sonder Colibri Fork, 700c (Toray T-700)
- Brake system: Flat mount disc only
- Longer chainstay for confidence-inspiring descents
- Tapered steerer and headtube for precision in corners
- Clearance for 32 mm tyres (Reef forks) or 28 mm (Nemo forks)
- 700C wheel size compatible
Think of the Indian Pacific Wheel Race, the Pan American Highway, the Transcontinental. Colibri is for ultra-long distance endurance routes, striking the balance between pace, handling, and comfort.
With clearance for up to 32 mm (Reef forks) or 28 mm (Nemo forks) tyres, Colibri is responsive and forgiving: a rewarding ride that eats up billiard-table smooth bitumen yet can more than handle odd sections of grit.
A comfortable climber, Colibri’s longer chainstays and disk brakes make for fast, controlled descents and confidence inspiring handling, allowing you to go further for longer at greater speeds. The ride full carbon fork with tapered steerer and headtube, giving precise cornering and increased feedback.
An all-season endurance racer, Colibri takes on all road conditions making it ideal for the Fred Whitton or the mountain climbs of the Tour de France. This is the bike for Galibier, Ventoux, Glandon, Alpe d’Huez, Bealach Na Ba, Bwlch-y-Groes, Wrynose, the list is endless.
Carbon frame and fork
Stiff, fast, agile, and extraordinarily light carbon frame.
Endurance race inspired geometry
Thin seat stays increase compliancy over the bumps, increasing comfort without sacrificing stiffness and speed.
Internal cable routing
Full internal routing means tidy cables, clean lines, and reduced potential for cable snags.
Tapered steerer and headtube gives more precise cornering and increases feedback when riding.
Clearance for up to 32 mm tyres (Reef forks) or 28 mm tyres (Nemo forks)
A longer wheel base promotes stability and comfort on the downhills.
Compliant and stiff, nothing matches a carbon frame in ultra-endurance racing.
|Frame weight (kg): S: 1.46; M: 1.47; L: 1.52; XL: 1.54|
|Fork weight - uncut: 420 g|
|Sonder Colibri Frame (Toray T-700)|
|700c Sonder Colibri Carbon Fork (Toray T-700)|
|Seat Post: ø 27.2 mm|
|Headtube: 1-1/8” – 1-1/2” Tapered|
|Spacing: Bolt-Thru 12 x 142 mm|
|Bottom Bracket: 68 mm BSA Threaded|
|Full internal cable routing|
|Front derailleur type: Direct mount|
|Flat mount disc brake only|
Generally we recommend:
- Riders between 5ft 2in and 5ft 7in
- Riders between 5ft 6in and 5ft 10in
- Riders between 5ft 9in and 6ft 2in
- Riders 6ft 2in and over
You can also take into consideration the standover height to ensure you pick a bike that will be a good fit. If you measure your inside leg and ensure there is a minimum of an inch from the toptube to your crotch this will give you enough seatpost adjustment to find your optimum saddle height.
|Frame||Sonder Colibri Carbon Frame|
|Fork||Sonder Colibri Carbon Fork|
|Headset not included with frame and fork|
|Frame||S: 1.46 kg; M: 1.47 kg; L: 1.52 kg; XL: 1.54|
Swapouts and Upgrades
You can interchange Love Mud components on this build at no additional cost. So if you want a different length of stem, a particular saddle or bar then let us know in the notes section in the checkout and we'll get in touch. We also hold big stocks of SRAM, Rockshox, WTB and regular build with Shimano, Hope, Cane Creek. We'll build your Sonder with any part that suits your needs. Give us a call, with the same experienced mechanic helping throughout your build you know who to call if there's anything you want to know.
- When will you get your bike?
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Alpine Bond Warranty
We offer a 10 year guarantee on both our handmade titanium and Reynolds steel frames. Our hand welded 6061-T6 alloy triple butted frames and carbon frames come with a 5 year manufacturing defect warranty. All our bikes are built, checked and signed off by Cytech trained mechanics before being despatched to you in a custom-made bike box.