The new Methanol CV – the first ever mountain bike frame enhanced with Bianchi’s innovative and exclusive Countervail® vibration-cancelling technology developed for NASA by Materials Sciences Corporation – recalibrates performance as the fastest, most composed cross-country MTB ever created.
Countervail®’s unique carbon fiber architecture and its properties deliver total “After-Shock Control” by eliminating vibrations that pass through the suspension after impact and from trail buzz. It delivers an entirely new level of ride quality, with increased accuracy, reduced muscular fatigue and total performance.
XCO racing machine engineered with Countervail® carbon material. With Methanol CV rider can tame the trail faster, more smoothly, in greater control and with more energy to attack and hold more aggressive lines. The best racing machine without price compromises
Fast modern XCO races and technical XCM events
END USE DESTINATION
For racers and expert riders looking for a fast, light and aggressive bike
Countervail® technology reduces vibration and dissipates trail buzz more quickly and more effectively than any other material technology – up to 200% more – so that less trail vibrations reach you, reducing muscular fatigue so you’ve more energy to attack the trails – a significant performance advantage.
MAXIMUM POWER DELIVERY
Countervail® frame, wide-stanced BB92 bottom bracket, tapered head tube and short chainstays combine to create an optimally stiff and direct pedalling platform for maximum power transfer.
Improved traction delivers more control under braking, sprinting, cornering, climbing and beyond.
FRAME Methanol CV 29" carbon HM monocoque w/Countervail, 1.5" tapered HT, Pressfit BB92 (41x92mm), HDM bottom pull or Side Swing, 27,2mm seatpost, PM 160mm carbon dropout 12x148mm BOOST Shimano thru axle, internal cable routing Di2 compatible, sizes ONLY 19” Large Available
FORK Fox 32 SC 29" Factory Kashima remote, 100mm travel, FIT4 2 position remote w/open mode adj, 1.5" ALU Tapered HT, 15X110 axle
Headset Fsa Orbit C-40
Shifters Sram XX1 Eagle 12sp trigger
Rear derailleur Sram XX1 Eagle 12sp long cage
Sram XX1 Eagle 32T Gxp, carbon arms, 52mm chainline 148 BOOST compatible, 168mm Q- Factor, direct mount chainring, crank lenght 170mm-15'', 175mm-17/21", Option crankset: Rotor Rex 1.1 InPower, BOOST 148mm, 32T, crank lenght 170mm-15'', 175mm-17/21"
BB Sram PressFit 41x92mm
Chain Sram PC-XX1 Eagle 12sp w/PowerLock
Sprocket Sram XX1 Eagle XG-1299 10-12-14-16-18-21-24-28-32-36-42-50T
Brakes Formula R1 Racing
Wheels Crankbrothers Cobalt 11 29", 15x110TA front, 12x148TA rear XD body, carbon UST tubeless 21mm native rim.
Tires Kenda Honey BadgerXC Pro - 29x2.05
Stem K-Force Light OS-100, 3D forged/machined AL7050 w/Ti bolts sculpted AL2014/Carbon faceplate, 1.1/8", diam. 31,8mm, +/-12º, stack height 41mm, size: 70mm-15", 90mm-17/19",
Fsa K-Force Light flat, UD carbon/Kevlar composite, width 700mm, 31.8mm, backsweep 6°, upsweep 0°
Seatpost Fsa K-Force Light, UD carbon monocoque w/2-bolts MTC head, 27,2mm, 25mm seatback, Di2 compatible, length: 350mm-15", 400mm-17/21"
Selle San Marco Aspide Carbon FX open, carbon rails, 277x132mm
Rotor Formula 180mm front, 160mm rear
Waterbottle Elite Corsa 550ml, Team Replica
Water bottle hanger Elite Cannibal