Roadmachine 02 THREE

The story

“With the Roadmachine’s compliance, I have the luxury of taking that same sensation everywhere I go.”

Conrad Glassey can recognise a good surface from a mile away. When not excelling on choppy white water or whizzing along XC ski tracks, BMC’s Head of Product Management can reel off the differences between Swiss and French tarmac surface. He grins: “Where should I start?”

“Sometimes I think we’re a bit spoilt in Switzerland. Even the smallest farm road in Emmental is as smooth as an airport runway. But with the Roadmachine’s compliance, I have the luxury of taking that same sensation everywhere I go.” Swiss tarmac and the Roadmachine go hand in hand if you ask Glassey. Created to maximise compliance, it’s a natural fit for the athletic 49-year-old who splits his time between France’s less-manicured roads and BMC’s HQ in Grenchen

 

 

Travel, friends and family are three key pillars in his life–and all of them involve sport. Once an international kayaker, Glassey now uses sport to keep grasp not only on his fitness, but also on the people and places that surround him. These days, he recognises that his multisport background has influenced his choice of a versatile bike. “The sorts of rides I go on today are social, often with a coffee stop, but almost certainly with a bit of exertion towards the top of the climbs.” He looks bashful: “You know, the typical male thing of being first.”

In Detail

Technology

Tuned Compliance Concept (TCC) Endurance
D-Shape Seatpost
Integrated Seat Clamp
BMC flatmount adapter

Tuned Compliance Concept (TCC) Endurance

The most capable version of our TCC technology: take the edge off the roughest roads to push harder and ride further. The ultimate balance between comfort and performance for a ride that is both forgiving and fast.

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D-Shape Seatpost

A new “D” compliance post is held in place by a clever, integrated clamping system.

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Integrated Seat Clamp

Seamless and functional integrated seatmast clamp.

BMC flatmount adapter

The Roadmachine front disc hardware comes equipped with a 140/160mm proprietary flatmount bracket for maximal integration and seamless design.

Technical Details

  • SKU

    302125
  • Frame

    Roadmachine, PF86 bottom bracket, Flat Mount, 12x142mm thru-axle
  • Tubing

    Premium Carbon, TCC Endurance
  • Fork

    Roadmachine Premium Carbon, TCC Endurance, Flat Mount, 12x100mm thru-axle
  • Gears

    2x11
  • Chainwheel

    Shimano 105, 50-34T
  • Cassette

    Shimano 105, 11-32T
  • Chain

    Shimano 105
  • Front Derailleur

    Shimano 105
  • Rear Derailleur

    Shimano 105
  • Shifters

    Shimano 105
  • Brakes

    Shimano 105, SM-RT70 (160/160)
  • Handlebar

    BMC RAB 02, ergo top shape, compact bend
  • Stem

    BMC RAB 02, ergo top shape, compact bend
  • Seatpost

    Roadmachine D-Shape Carbon, 15mm offset
  • Saddle

    Selle Royal 2075 HRN
  • Hubs

    Shimano RS-370 TL, Thru Axle
  • Rims

    Shimano RS-370 TL
  • Tires

    Vittoria Rubino, 28mm
  • Weight (Kg)

    8.600000
  • Frame Material

    Carbon

Size 47 51 54 56 58 61
Rider Height CM <196 155-174 172-180 178-186 184-192 > 190
Top Tube MM (tt) 522 532 546 556 568 583
Wheelbase MM (wb) 982 999 997 1008 1020 1035
Seat Angle (sa) 74.2 74.2 74.2 74.2 74.2 74.2
Seatpost Length MM 331 381 381 381 381 431
Stack MM 516 541 562 586 610 644
Trail MM (trail) 63 63 63 63 63 63
Reach MM (reach) 374 382 386 390 394 398
Head Tube MM (ht) 112 129 156 181 206 242
Head Angle (ha) 71.2 71.2 72 72 72 72
BB Drop MM (drop) 71 71 71 71 71 71
Stem Length MM 90 90 100 110 120 120
Seat Tube MM (st) 420 457 500 522 539 573
Stem Angle -12.5 -12.5 -12.5 -12.5 -12.5 -12.5
Post Offset MM 15 15 15 15 15 15
Crank Length MM 170 170 172.5 172.5 175 175
Fork Rake MM (fr) 50 50 375 45 45 45
Front Center MM (fc) 583 599 597 609 621 635
Fork Length MM (fl) 375 375 375 375 375 375
Bar Width MM 400 420 410 410 440 440
Bar Reach MM 70 70 70 70 70 70
Bar Drop MM 125 125 125 125 125 125