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New bike or upgrade current????

Old 06-24-10, 02:00 PM
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New bike or upgrade current????

I have a dilemma, searching for new wheels, i started thinking about changing ride completely...
I ride a caad9 -5, which I like a lot, except for the wheels, and drivetrain looking to upgrade to fulcrum zero... And ultegra6700. Shooing around I fell in love with wilier Imperial....
Should I swap wheels/group or change ride?
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If you like the CAAD9, why change? What has the wilier frame got that the CAAD hasn't, except novelty? If you have a good frame that you like, and is high quality enough to live up to the more expensive wheels and group, I'd upgrade. You end up with a higher spec bike for less money than you would if you bought a complete bike new .... unless there's a really keen deal available on the wilier.
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Wilier is carbon frame... I know the caad9 is probably the best aluminum frame around and with an upgraded drivetrain and wheels should be as light...

Tough callhttps://cdn.mos.bikeradar.com/images/news/2009/08/06/1249583545628-6oeyixlmscno-798-75.jpg
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