HADRON Ultimate 485 - RennRad Review (June 2019)

posted by Fabienne Dirksen
June 24, 2019

The editor of RennRad tested our HADRON Ultimate 485 wheelset for over 2000km during training and competition. Read entire test at radsport-rennrad.de

Summary of review:

Wheelset Features:

  • SINC Ceramic Bearings
  • DT Swiss-Aerolite- and Aero-Comp-Straight Spokes
  • Aluminium Hidden Nipples
  • New Aero Rim Shape
  • Tubeless-Ready
  • Pre-installed Tubeless Rim Tape
  • Tubeless Valves included
  • Lightweight Wheels (1529g/set)

 Test & Review Verdict:

  • Outstanding aero performance that leads to high speed
  • Highly stable in cross winds 
  • Smooth and predictable handling 
  • Great lateral stiffness 
  • Excellent all-round carbon wheelset for road biking and triathlon
  • Great braking performance also on long descents and during aggressive braking
  • Fair price (mix and match your set - flat price): HADRON Ultimate EUR 1868/set and HADRON Classic EUR 1358/set
  • High quality DT Swiss components 

-> A price-point killer!