Bauke Mollema's 'Raw' Trek Speed Concept

Published on September 3rd 2016


This bike aims to shed as much weight as possible - it even goes without a conventional paint job. Subscribe to GCN: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN store! Sign up to the GCN newsletter: Did you know that paint adds as much as 300g to a frame? That's a chunk of weight Mollema and the Trek-Segafredo mechanics could do without, so this Speed Concept goes for a 'vapour' coating in a bid for maximum weight savings. Frame and forks: Trek Speed Concept Wheels: Bontrager Aeolus 6 (Front) Liteweight Disc (Rear) Tyres: Veloflex Tubular (size unknown) Handlebars: Bontrager Speed Concept, direct mount Stem: Bontrager Speed Concept, direct mount Seatpost: Bontrager Speed Concept X Lite Saddle: Bontrager Hilo Shifters: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 Brakes: Shimano Dura Ace Front Mech: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 Rear Mech: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 Chainset: Shimano Dura Ace Pedals: Shimano Dura Ace Chainring size: 56/44 Powermeter: SRM with SRM PC8 Head Unit Cassette: 11-28 Watch more on GCN... More pro bikes ▶︎ Buy NEW GCN cycling kit, casual wear and accessories in the GCN Shop: Music: Marcello De Angelis - Fashionista