New R9100 Series Expands Systems Integration, Rider Personalization
OSAKA, Japan (June 30, 2016) – With the introduction of DURA-ACE R9100, Shimano has reestablished the new benchmark for road performance by improving each component and incorporating its newest digital technologies. DURA-ACE R9100 delivers unparalleled performance, highly-refined ergonomics and immense customization to maximize every rider’s potential.
Engineered for the next generation of race bike, DURA-ACE R9100 offers top-tier performance across numerous configurations. Available with either Di2 electronic or mechanical shifting, for the first time, riders now have the option of premium DURA-ACE hydraulic disc brake performance. New Shimano technologies further integrate the DURA-ACE as a system, including a new power meter, while riders further integrate with their bike through new E-Tube wireless connectivity. Shimano’s Rider Tuned philosophy and customization of the bicycle’s function also expands with a wider range drivetrain that now includes intuitive Shimano Synchro Shift control.
Shimano DURA-ACE R9100 series components will be available starting in September 2016.