PezCycling News - What's Cool In Pro Cycling : The WINNER Is: AMClassic C58 Carbon Wheels

Now On Pez
Daily Distractions!
Tech N Spec
Marcel Kittel, corridore dell'Etixx Quick-Step, questa mattina all'aeroporto di Lamezia Terme dopo il rientro dall'Olanda dove si sono svolte le prime tre tappe del Giro d'Italia 2016, 9 maggio 2016. ANSA / MATTEO BAZZI
Toolbox
Pra Loup - France - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Contador Velasco Alberto (Team Tinkoff Saxo) pictured during le Tour de France 2015 - stage 17 - from Digne-les-Bains to Pra Loup on wednesday 22-07-2015 - 161 KM - photo Dion Kerckhoffs/Sabine Jacob/Marketa Navratilova/Cor Vos © 2015
Pez Videos
<iframe id="ytplayer" type="text/html" width="280" height="150" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/Dh8lw8FoLRE?autoplay=0&wmode=opaque" frameborder="0"></iframe>
Readers' Rigs
jonathon_gianttcr
Features
London - England - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Nicole Cooke - Elizabeth Armistedt - Lucy Martin and Emma Pooley (GBR) pictured during road race elite women Olympic Games 2012 - foto Cor Vos ©2012 *** local caption *** 00906546
Travel
threepeaks16-1feature
PezShop
springsale16-feature-300
NewsWire
Houthalen - Helchteren - Belgium - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Kopecky Lotte (Belgium / Lotto Soudal Ladies) - Kitchen Lauren (Australia / Hitec Products) Druyts Kelly (Belgium / Topsport Vlaanderen - Etixx) Tuslaite Daiva (Lithuania / INPA Bianchi) pictured during Trofee Maarten Wijnants in Houthalen Helchteren - photo Anton Vos/Cor Vos © 2016
Eurotrash
Arnhem - Netherlands - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - The Devol and Marcel Kittel (Germany / Team Etixx - Quick Step) pictured during stage 3 of th 99th Giro d'Italia 2016 from Nijmegen to Arnhem in the
Now On Pez
The WINNER Is: AMClassic C58 Carbon Wheels
amclassic-c58brewer650 I was deep in the Vosges mountains at the 2014 Tour when the winner’s bell rang for the set of American Classic’s C58 carbon clincher wheels… Congratulations to Ty Brewer of Texas – long time PEZ-fan but first time winner!



Time zones and time on the Tour made getting in touch with Ty trickier than usual, but turns out cell phones work just fine in the land of wine, baguettes and cheese, and Ty was even more surprised too that I called him between the stages of my roadside reporting shift.

Like a lot of PEZ contest winners, Ty said this was the first thing he’s won – ever – and like every PEZ contest winner – he was thrilled (as if he’d react any other way to winning a gleaming new set of fast carbon wheels designed by one of the smartest brains in cycling or anywhere else for that matter…) Bill Shook of American Classic.

amclassic-c58brewer
Ty’s bike looks right at home with the new C58 carbon clinchers from American Classic.

Congratulations again to Ty and thanks to everyone else who entered – and keep it dialed PEZ for another great contest coming soon.

amclassic-c58both620

The Carbon 58 Clinchers are better than ever with new 22mm wide rims. The Series 3 spoke system creates consistent spoke tension and equal load sharing for increased wheel durability. Get the best of both worlds, carbon in a clincher format to use every day or as race wheels with an aerodynamic advantage.

amclassic-c58front620

Bill Shook selected the aluminum bead over an all carbon bead for improved braking, and to protect the tire and avoid flats. Stiff and compliant, they hold high cruising speed with less effort. Carbon 58 wheels roll smoothly and are notably comfortable, a surprise from a deep profile rim. Carbon 58 Clinchers are an all around performer at an excellent price point to carry you to the win.

amclassic-c58rearside620

The C58 wheels are the big bro’ version of the C38 Carbon Clinchers that we reviewed here – and were very impressed with.


• See more at the American Classic Website.

 

Pez Comments

Related Stories

Comments?