Engineering Field Notes

Our Engineering Field Notes are where we dive deeply into our engineering processes. Go behind the scenes and learn about how - and why - we design, test, and build our high performance bikes.
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20 May. 2016

Further Clarity on Tire Clearance

Usability, Ride Quality
What is the largest size tire I can put on my Cervélo?
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21 Apr. 2016

Squoval IPC and endurance bikes

Ride Quality, C-Series, C5, C3, C2
When the C Series was originally conceived, there was a general consensus that a focus on comfort was clearly required for an endurance-style bike. At the same time it was identified that the endurance bike market had not kept up to modern road racing frame weights, making ultra low weight a very high priority. So how did this lead to the use of the Squoval shape you see in our C Series bikes?
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22 Sep. 2015

Comparing weight - industry standards part 1

Weight, Ride Quality
Is there an industry standard for comparing bike weight?
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