Old 12-04-20, 05:32 PM
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Originally Posted by BiciMan View Post
Depends on which Canondale. The $10K model is reportedly one of the lightest electrics ever made, in which case, the savings could be meaningful, especially if the stock wheels are one of the cost-saving (ja-ja) factors -the "conventional" range is quite broad. They probably did have to go cheap here and there to keep it at $10K, and still maximize margins here to compensate for declining sales elsewhere.
That model also uses a rear hub motor, so you can only upgrade the front wheel, saving maybe 200g.
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