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Black is the new Red: SRAM adds new color option for its Red groupset

  • By Caley Fretz
  • Published Feb. 22, 2011
  • Updated Feb. 23, 2011 at 12:43 PM EDT

Quick look: SRAM's black Red

BLOOMINGTON, MN (VN) — SRAM has just announced that it will add black color option for its top of the line Red groupset, available next month. The new option is in addition to SRAM’s Limited Tour Edition colors, which added yellow Tour de France-inspired graphics to the group.

The group itself remains unchanged, as do its silver graphics. The rear derailleur, front derailleur, crankset and chainrings, and brakes all get the new silky black finish.

VeloNews grabbed a few photos of the new colors at Frostbike this weekend.

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Caley Fretz

Caley Fretz

Tech Editor Caley Fretz came on board with VN in September 2010, and now splits his year between Boulder, Colorado and Annecy, France. Beyond his journalistic pursuits, he is a category 1 road, 'cross and track racer. He also holds a pro XC mountain bike license, though unlicensed racing is now more his style.

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