New PowerGlide 1170 11-36 Cassette Opens New Horizons for 1X11
The SRAM RED 11 speed PowerdomeX™ is the most advanced cassette ever made. It's super light, deadly silent, and delivers an undeniable performance advantage. The nine cogs in the main gear cluster are machined from a single block of high grade tool steel, increasing stiffness while weighing even less than a titanium cassette.
We would like to outline for you our replacement plan. The logistics of execution are being hammered out but are not complete. Our first priority is safety our second priority is to get you back out riding just as fast as we can with mechanical brakes, and then with the new generation of hydraulic as soon as it is ready.
On November 4th SRAM identified and announced a technical issue with respect to a narrow production range of its RED 22 and S-700 Hydraulic Road Brakes. At that time, it was described as a performance and safety concern with no reported failures in the field.
SRAM worked with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and other global authorities on a voluntary product recall of SRAM RED 10-speed medium cage rear derailleurs. SRAM has determined that there is a potential for the derailleur parallelogram to jam and no longer shift.
SRAM has identified a technical issue with respect to a narrow production range of its RED 22 and S-700 Road Hydraulic road brakes. This is a performance and safety concern. There are no reported failures in the field.
For a lot of folks, the single ‘biggest’ new product at Interbike this year was the launch of SRAM’s new RED gruppo. Advancing the success of last year’s FORCE group, RED is lighter, and shifts up some pretty cool features the other guys don’t have. Here’s our first look.