Parcours Strade disc wheelset review

Parcours Strade wheelset ushers in an affordable and frighteningly fast solution optimised around the 28mm tyre

Parcours Strade disc wheels
(Image: © Aaron Borrill)

Cyclingnews Verdict

Affordable, aerodynamic wheelset designed around 28mm tyres


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    Stealth aesthetics

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    Contrasting front/rear rim profiling for improved aerodynamics and performance

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    Affordable pricing


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    Decals prone to scratching

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    Can only accommodate tyre sizes of 25c and up

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British firm, Parcours has spent the better part of 12 months working closely with the sports engineering department at Nottingham Trent University to develop its latest wheelset - the Strade. 

While the priority was to create an affordable carbon wheelset, the design properties naturally hinge around performance, a notion highlighted by the inclusion of specifically developed front/rear rim profiles optimised for 28mm tyres. The wheels are manufactured by a dedicated production line in Shenzhen, China and represent the company's first fully in-house-developed wheelset. 

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