Vincenzo Nibali's Custom Merida Reacto

Published on July 14th 2018


Jon took a closer look at the Merida Reacto of Italian GC contender Vincenzo Nibali. A previous winner of all three Grand Tours, Nibali skipped his home race the Giro this year for a focused campaign at the Tour de France. Will this be the bike that the Shark of Messina uses to claim the yellow jersey? Subscribe: The GCN Shop: Subscribe to GCN en Español: Frame and forks: Merida Reacto 54cm Wheels: Fulcrum 40T with Ceramic Bearings Tyres: Continental Competition Pro Ltd Tubulars Handlebars: FSA K Force Carbon Stem: FSA 99 OS Carbon Seatpost: Merida Reacto S Flex Saddle: Unbranded Fiz;k Antares with braided carbon rails. Shifters: Shimano Dura Ace 9150 Di2 Brakes: Shimano Dura Ace 9110 Direct Mount Front Mech: Shimano Dura Ace 9150 Di2 Rear Mech: Shimano Dura Ace 9150 Di2 on an extended hanger. Chainset: 172.5mm SRM Power crankset with Shimano Dura Ace 9150 chainrings Pedals: Dura Ace Chainring size: 53-39 Cassette: Shimano Dura Ace 9100 11-28T Bike weight: 6.93kg Saddle height: 75cm Reach: 60cm Drop:11cm Bar width: 42cm Stem length: 120mm Tyre width: 25mm Finishing touches: Elite Leggero carbon bottle cages. Carbon Ti top cap. No paint for the triple grand tour winner but there are gleaming custom shark decals and a colourway to reflect his grand tour victories. It also has a clever quick release system for the hidden rear brake built into the brake cables. If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 Peter Sagan's New S-Works | Music: Epidemic Sound - Streetlife 5- Gunnar Johnsen Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto /