Titan is a South African bicycle model which has considerably
overhauled its product portfolio in the previous few years.
Providing a complete vary of bicycles, from youngsters rides
to carbon highway bikes, the Stellenbosch domiciled firm’s newest providing is a
very spectacular product referred to as the Valerian.
Obtainable in two ranges grades (Professional and Elite), the Valerian
highway bikes supply up to date aesthetics and technical particulars, at an accessible
Titan’s product philosophy is to aim parity between affordability
With the Valerian vary it provides superior carbon-fibre
body and fork building, with the chassis weighing a really aggressive 1500grams.
The general design aesthetic is remarkably clear too, with the Valerian that includes inside cable routing to realize a gorgeous look and enhance aerodynamics. That is achieved by hiding the bike’s gear- and brake-cables inside the body.
On development design
Distinguishing the Professional and Elite fashions are the colors and
group units. Titan’s Valerian Professional is completed in pink and outfitted with Shimano’s
Ultegra groupset, while the Elite is stealth black and rolls Shimano’s 105
highway bike group. The Professional mannequin additionally has a carbon-fibre seatpost and it’s prepared
to journey (or race) weight is eight.65kg.
Holding in contact with the newest tendencies in biking design, the
Valerian bikes are fitted out with disc brakes, as a substitute of typical rim
brakes, which have been the usual on highway bikes for many years.
Disc brakes have extra stopping energy, higher modulation and
superior efficiency in moist circumstances, enhancing security when using out within the
rain or after a downpour when roads are nonetheless moist.
Each the Professional and Elite Valerians fashions can be found in
5 totally different sizes, starting from 47- to 59cm. These bikes additionally carry a
five-year multi-user guarantee.
Titan has positioned the Valerian Professional at R33 999 and
the Elite at R24 999, that are aggressive costs for carbon-fibre highway
bikes of their specification.