Polygon Strattos Series
What riding style is this geometry intended for?
Perfect for entry level road cyclists looking to take on their first Gran Fondo, conquer their first triathlon or get involved with their local riding group on casual endurance rides.
How many gears does this bike come equipped with?
Shimano 9spd up to the latest 11spd drivetrains
Are the wheels tubeless ready?
The entry level Stratos S2 rims are not tubeless ready but the higher specification Stratos S7 is tubeless ready
Are the tyres tubeless ready?
As tubeless road tyres are still a new technology and can be a personal preference the Strattos comes with regular tubed clincher tyres
Are tubeless valves and tape provided with the bike?
Not with this bike, but if you're looking to make the switch the wheelsets are able to be upgrades with a kit from some of our aftermarket suppliers on our website
What groupset is this bike equipped with?
Across the Strattos range the gearing groupset ranges from Shimano 9spd Claris to 11spd 105
What brakes is this bike equipped with?
To keep pricing competitive in this model it is using the tried and tested rim brake system. Offering 90% of the braking power, if set up correctly, of a modern disc brake with none of the complexity.
Does this bike come in any other colours?
Each season there are new colourways offered throughout the range. Unfortunately getting the right colour for you in the spec you are looking for isn't always possible because the colourway is season dependent for each specific model in the range.
Does this bike come with any other specs?
There are various models in the range that offer different specifications to suit each budget and your type of riding.
What's the bikes' frame material?
The frame utilises a hydroformed aluminium with smooth welded seams for great value with premium aesthetics.
What's the bikes' fork material?
Tapered carbon fibre for superb stiffness where required and lightweight where it counts
What's the bikes' wheels’ material?
Aluminium rims for durability and serviceability
Does this bike come with thru axles or QR skewers?
The tried and true quick release system for the wheels on the front and rear means it's a breeze to get wheels off for those unlucky moments when you need to fix a flat tyre.
What is the weight of this bike?
With a weight of 10.7kg this is in line with most other brands options, but at this level getting the correct specification is more important than saving weight.
What's the supplied tyre width?
As road bikes develop there has been a trend to offer a wider tyre footprint. That is why the Strattos comes with a set of 700x25c tyres, offering a bit more cushion for your ride and more traction
Does this bike come with pedals?
Yes this bike does come with some pedals to get you going but once you're confident there's a word of clip in options available to eke out that bit of efficiency that might be left on the table.
Can I fit more than one bottle cage in this frame?
THis model has a couple of mounts available for a bottle cage or another storage solution. Keeping you hydrated and allowing access to spares if needed.
What tyre pressure should I run?
Try starting your pressures at 90 PSI then moving your way up in pressure until you are comfortable with the efficiency and comfort.
Does this bike come with a power meter?
No, but is compatible with most on the market
Does this bike come with electronic shifting?
No, but it is certainly possible to upgrade to electronic shifting.
Can I use this bike for triathlons?
One of the great things about the triathlon scene is that you can almost ride on any type of bike if you'd like. So yes, this bike will easily be able to do a triathlon.
Can I fit triathlon aero bars to the handlebars?
Yes, all you need is maybe some clip-on forearm rests and you're away!
Can I set this bike on the trainer?
Yes, although we recommend using a steel rear quick release axle or the axle provided with the trainer you have purchased.
Can I fit mudguards or a rear rack to this bike?
Not traditional full length mudguards but there are many clip on versions in the market that will be compatible
How wide are the handlebars?
400 - 420mm in width
What's the stem length?
90-110mm in length
Does this bike come equipped with front and rear lights?
No, lights must be purchased separately.
What riding category is this bike intended for?
For the Strattos Series, in accordance with Polygon's universal classification, these bikes belong to bike class 2. You can read more about the various classifications here.