Hunt has announced two new carbon gravel wheelsets , the 25 Carbon Gravel Disc and the 40 Carbon Gravel Disc.
As the name suggests, the 25 Carbon Gravel Disc features a 25mm rim depth, while the 40 Carbon Gravel Disc is deeper at 40mm.
Both wheels feature a hookless rim design and Hunt has introduced a new hub called the ‘Sprint SL’.
There will be freehub options for Shimano HG, SRAM XD/XDR, Campagnolo 8-12 speed and Campagnolo N3W.
The 25 Carbon Gravel Race wheelset will retail for £879 / €1,179 / $1,139 and the 40 Carbon Gravel Race wheelset is £899 / €1,199 / $1,159.
Australian pricing can fluctuate depending on the exchange rate, so Hunt say it is best to check its website for up-to-date pricing. At the time of writing, the 25 Carbon Gravel Race Disc wheel retails for AUD$1,575 and the 40 comes in at AUD$1,611.
The wheels are available to order now via Hunt’s website. The 25 Carbon Gravel Race Disc wheels will start shipping worldwide in the middle of July and the 40 Carbon Gravel Disc towards the end of August. Hookless rims Both wheels utilise a hookless rim design, whereby the rim lacks a hook on the bead to hold the tyre. Hunt first started using the technology in 2016.The brand says the use of hookless rims allowed it to save weight, bringing the rim weights down to a claimed 385g and 395g.We were initially surprised to see the 10g weight difference between both rims and asked Hunt for […]