Vitus Substance CRX Adventure Road Bike 2020


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Engineered and geared for high-speed adventure, this carbon-built model from Vitus is the ultimate adventure bike that’s perfect for riding anywhere you point it. It’s strong and lightweight carbon frame and fork are designed to be compatible with both 700c and 650b wheels and tyres for greater versatility and different ways to ride.

Comfortable, Efficient and Stylish Adventure Road Bike

Providing comfort, efficient and style, this bike can ride over any terrain and go as fast as you want it to or be your lightweight long-journey companion. With its carbon frame, tapered headtube, full carbon forks and modern geometry with additional mounts for luggage carriers, mud guards and water bottles, this ride is capable of the biggest and most captivating bike packing and touring expeditions.

SRAM Rival 1 Drivetrain and Hydraulic Disc Brakes

Driven-on by a SRAM Rival 1 hydraulic disc brake optimised groupset, this rampant tourer gives a gear for every cycling scenario. Dominate the steepest climbs, soar from trail to trail or sit back, relax and just enjoy the ride, while its wide range SRAM X-Sync 11-42T cassette glides through its gears with smooth and dependable accuracy. Also, this reliable ride is equipped with hydraulic disc brakes, a Roller Bearing Clutch rear mech and a 1x Chainset for all-weather stopping power, stable drivetrain performance on the most demanding terrains and stylish virtually zero maintenance throughout use.

650b Prime Kanza Carbon Wheels and WTB Venture Tubeless Tyres

A formidable adventure bike for every exploration, this ride rolls aboard Prime Kanza Carbon 650b wheels wrapped with large volume WTB Venture TCS tyres. This large wheel/tyre combo gives this bike a large contact patch with the ground while the 47mm wide tyres give you all the grip, bump-gobbling compliance and exceptional comfort wherever you ride. This large tyre volume enables you to adjust air pressures depending on the terrain for grip, luggage weight and comfort.

Easy to Setup Tubeless Wheel/Tyre System

Vitus has kitted this bike out with an easy to setup Tubeless Ready system, meaning you simply install the supplied valves and add the sealant of your choice. You will then immediately experience enhanced traction, a lower bike weight and the added benefits of outstanding reliability and puncture resistance.

Lightweight and Reliable Vitus Finishing Kit

This sensational carbon adventure ride sets the bar for comfort, reliability, control and style, the Vitus Substance CRX Adventure Road Bike is ready for the most ambitious journeys. And, it comes complete with a superb Vitus finishing kit that includes aluminium handlebars, stem and seatpost for the ultimate in lightweight and robust reliability. Its handlebars feature a flat top section for additional comfort when riding on or off-road and is kitted out with a comfortable Vitus saddle that features strong, lightweight and compliant Titanium rails.


  • Frame: Substance Carbon UD T700 Internal cable routing, 142 x 12mm rear end, mud-guard mounts, rack mounts, 3 bottle cage mounts.
  • Fork: UD Carbon Full Carbon tapered steerer, 100 x 12mm, mud-guard mounts. Utility mounts (bottle cage or rack)
  • Headset: FSA NO.42, tapered 1 1/8″- 1 1/2″, 45°/45° upper bearing 41.8 / 28.6, lower bearing 36 / 45
  • Bottom Bracket: SRAM BB-GXP-A1 Road 68mm, BSA Threaded
  • Handlebar: Vitus 6061 16° Flared Adventure, 128mm drop x 77mm reach
  • Stem: Vitus 6061 Aluminium, 3D Forged, bar bore 31.8mm, +/- 7 degrees
  • Bar Tape: Vitus EVA cork
  • Wheelset: Prime Kanza Carbon 650b XD Driver, Tubeless tape installed, Tubeless valves supplied
  • Tyres: WTB Venture 650b x 47 TCS Road Plus, Tan Sidewall, Dual DNA Compound, Lightweight Tubeless Casing, TCS Aramid Bead
  • Chain: KMC X11 116 Links 11-Speed
  • Crankset: SRAM S-Series 350 X-SYNC 40T
  • Brakes: SRAM Rival HRD
  • Rotors: Centreline RT 160mm 6-Bolt
  • Rear Derailleur: SRAM Rival, long cage
  • Shifter: SRAM Rival HRD
  • Cassette: SRAM 1150 11-42T, 11-Speed
  • Saddle: Vitus
  • Seat Post: Vitus 6061 Aluminium, 12mm offset
  • Seatclamp: Vitus, 30mm
  • Axles: Vitus 12mm Thru-Axle
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