The first steel frame in the world with oversized lugs is now even more modern
The Portofino R stays true to the essence of the Portofino Classic, prioritizing rider comfort and offering the unmatched smoothness of a handcrafted lugged steel frame. Every ride is a journey in elegance and comfort, reminding you of the golden age of cycling.
Handcrafted Excellence: Battaglin Portofino R is meticulously handcrafted in Italy, reflecting the rich heritage of Italian bike manufacturing. The frame is a masterpiece of artisanal engineering, ensuring that every ride is an embodiment of luxury.
Carbon Fiber Brilliance: The Portofino R's frame and fork are constructed from high-quality, lightweight carbon fiber. This material not only guarantees exceptional durability and strength but also ensures a smooth and responsive ride on any terrain.
Aerodynamic Efficiency: The Portofino R's design isn't just about aesthetics; it's about optimizing your performance. The wind-tunnel-tested design reduces air resistance, making your rides faster and more efficient.
Precision Handling: Equipped with advanced geometry and a tapered head tube, this road bike offers impeccable stability and precise handling. Navigate tight corners and descents with confidence.
Shimano Ultegra Groupset: The Portofino R is equipped with a Shimano Ultegra groupset, known for its smooth and reliable shifting performance. Whether climbing hills or sprinting on the flats, you can trust this drivetrain to deliver.
Fulcrum Racing Wheels: Roll with ease on the top-tier Fulcrum Racing wheels. These wheels provide an exceptional balance between lightweight agility and robust durability, ensuring you conquer any road or race.
Comfortable Ride: The Portofino R isn't just about speed; it's also about comfort. The frame's carefully designed geometry and compliance-enhancing features ensure a comfortable and fatigue-reducing ride, even on longer journeys.
Customization: Choose from a range of sizes and colors to personalize your Portofino R to match your preferences and style.
Timeless Aesthetics: The Portofino R isn't just a high-performance machine; it's a work of art. Its classic Italian design exudes timeless elegance, making a statement on the road or as a display piece in your home.
Columbus GB81 tubing (Custom Officina Battaglin specifications)
Proprietary carbon fork manufactured in Italy
Proprietary steel lugs
1”⅛ 1”¼ tapered head tube
T47 bottom bracket
Rim and disc brake versions available
You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).
You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).
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