Slice through the wind. The Merida Reacto 500 is an aero road bike for rapid cycling over any distance.
With its aerodynamically profiled tubes, one piece seatube and a proper race riding position the triple butted 6066 aluminium frame offers a real aero advantage. The oversized bottom bracket adds lateral stiffness for efficient power transfer when you put the hammer down. All this is achieved in a lightweight package that offers real comfort for long days in the saddle. The full carbon race fork offers precise steering as well as absorbing road buzz for a smooth ride.
Offering super-slick shifting is the Shimano Ultegra 2×11 speed drivetrain. Combined with an FSA Gossamer Pro semi-compact chainset you can really get up to speed. 25mm tyres offer improved cornering grip as well as offering a smoother ride.
Cycle faster with less drag on the Merida Reacto 500.
- 6066 alloy frame features aero tubes for reduced drag
- Full carbon fork for a smooth ride and precise steering
- Shimano 105 2×11 speed drivetrain with semi-compact chainset
- Carbon aero seatpost for a smooth ride
- Sizes: XS (47cm), S (50cm), S/M (52cm), M/L (54cm), L (56cm), XL (59cm)
- Colour: Black/Green/White
- The Merida Reacto 500 is available with 0% APR finance
The Merida Reacto 500 2017 Features are:
Frame: Lightweight 6066 Triple butted and Hydroformed aluminium with NACA fastback aerodynamic tube profiles and smooth welding, internal cable routing and integrated seat clamp. Tapered head tube for precise handling
Fork: Race – full carbon with tapered steerer
Headset: FSA BB410P/55E 1-1/8″/1.5″ with H2246A:15mm neck H:19L 20.6L
Bars: Merida Expert double butted 6061 aluminium compact drop
Stem: Merida Expert 3d forged 6061 aluminium – 5 degrees
Front Mech: Shimano Ultegra double
Rear Mech: Shimano Ultegra 11 speed
Shifters Shimano Ultegra, 22 speed
Chainset: FSA Gossamer Pro 52-36 Mega Exo
Bottom Bracket: Attached
Cassette: Shimano CS-5800, 11 speed,11-28
Chain: KMC X11, 11 speed
Front Brake: Shimano 105
Rear Brake: Shimano 105, direct mount
Rims: Merida Expert CW, 35mm profile, 17mm inner width
Front Hub: Merida alloy quick release with sealed bearings
Rear Hub: Merida alloy quick release with sealed bearings
Spokes: Double butted stainless steel (Black)
Tyres: Maxxis Dolemites 25mm Kevlar bead Front, Maxxis Dolemites 25mm Kevlar bead Rear
Seatpost: Carbon, unique Reacto shape
Pedals: Not Included