SRAM’s XX1 drivetrain has been making waves for about a year now, and the technology is now trickling down to the XO level. XO1 will be available mid-September 2013, with an MSRP of about $1300 USD for the complete kit. There are a few different options which will change the end price, and the cassette still remains the most expensive piece at $399. The all black set – including cassette – looks super slick.
XO1 X-Horizon Rear Derailleur • large upper pulley offset automatically adjusts chain gap • X-Horizon design reduces shift force and ghost shifting • 12-tooth X-Sync pulley wheels • Type 2 technologies: RollIng BearIng Clutch and Cage Lock • Carbon cage • Sealed cartridge bearings • Colors: Red and Black • Weight: 252g
XG-1195 10-42 cassette • unique finish for high durability • 11-speeds (10-12-14-16-18-21-24-28-32-36-42) • XD driver Body creates more stable hub connection • optimized gear steps across entire range • Weight: 275g
SRAM XO1 Crank • new patented X-SYNC tooth profile provides maximum chain control • Carbon arms with forged aluminum spider • Chainring guard option • new spider design allows for easier ring changes • CnC- X-SynC machined rings (30-32-34-36-38) • Colors: Red and Black • Weight: 655g (with BB)
SRAM XO1 Trigger Shifter • SRAM 1X X-Actuation for precise and dependable 11-speed performance • Zero Loss engagement for fastest shifting • Multi-adjustable trigger shifter • MatchMaker X compatible • aluminum cover and adjustable forged aluminum pull lever • Includes discrete clamp • Colors: Red and Black • Weight: 91g
XO1 Grip Shift • SRAM 1X X-Actuation for precise and dependable 11-speed performance • SpeedMetal shift indexing • Rolling Thunder ball bearing technology • JAWS lock-on grip technology • aluminum cover • Includes lock-on grips • Colors: Red and Black • Weight: 143g (clamps, cable, and lock-on grip)
PC-XX1 Chain • new 1X specific chain • Hard Chrome technology for maximum strength and wear resistance • Proprietary link finish provides improved life span • 11-speed power lock • Weight: 252g (114 links)
XO1 pricing broken down by component. Total is around $1300 USD.
Would $1300 get you into the 1×11 world or are you waiting for the next level of trickle down? That black sure is sexy…