All the aero advantage and weight savings of Rolf's premier wheels with the added conveniance of clincher tires. The Rolf Prima Ares8 features an 80mm deep all-carbon clincher rim with Rolf Prima's proven low spoke counts for unparalleled speed.
Rolf's new all-carbon rim is designed to use the low count paired spoke design Rolf wheels are famous for. The brake track is coated to withstand the heat generated from braking and each Ares8 wheel set comes with specially developed brake pads that minimize the heat buildup while providing optimum stopping performance.
Choose the Ares8 for its combination of a wider spoke bed and 80mm depth which significantly decreases wind drag providing the ultimate in all-carbon wheel aerodynamics. The Ares8 can also be purchased as individual wheels so you can create the combination of front and rear wheel that best suits you.
Wheel size: 700c
Weight: 1790gm set [795gm/995gm]
Spoke count: bladed 12F/16R
Rim: 80mm deep all-carbon clincher
Freehub: CNC machined Titanium - Shimano, SRAM or Campagnolo
PowerTap options: G3 or Pro+ hub
Category: Road Race, Triathlon, Time Trial
Featured technology: Paired spokes, Differential Flange Diameter, Dish Reducing design™, Jacketed Nipple Design™
Upgrades available: Prima Plus and Hero
Includes: Rolf Prima Ares8 wheel set includes titanium quick release skewers, reinforced rim strips, carbon specific brake pads, valve extenders and padded double wheel bag.