Touring & Road Bikes

Van Nicholas Ventus SE Sram Apex


VanNicholas - the titanium bike company

A performance racer with a silky-smooth ride, the Ventus delivers all the magical qualities of Titanium at a wallet-friendly price.

 Frame Material
» Van Nicholas 3AL/2.5V Seamless Cold Worked Plain Gauge Titanium Tubing

Tubing Specifications
» Chain Stays: 22.0 x 0.9mm Tapered
» Down Tube: 40.0 x 0.9mm Plain Gauge Ovalized (36/44mm)
» Seat Stays: 17.0 x 0.9mm Tapered
» Seat Tube: 32.0 x 0.9mm Plain Gauge
» Top Tube: 32.0 x 0.9mm Plain Gauge Tapered (29/35mm)

Component Sizing
» 68.0mm English Threaded Bottom Bracket
» Frame Utilizes a 1 1/8", 40.0/34.0mm (OD/ID) Threadless Head Set
» Frame Utilizes a 27.2mm Seat Post Diameter
» Frame Utilizes a 31.8mm Clamp On Front Derailleur
» Frame Utilizes a 31.8mm Seat Collar
» Maximum 25-622 (700C x 25mm) Tire Clearance
Frame Features
» 7.0mm thick CNC Machined Drop Outs
» CNC Machined Seat Stay Bridge
» Compatible with Cantilever Brake Systems only
» Sportive Road Geometry
Frame Finish
» Van Nicholas Hand Brushed Finish


2013 Ventus 3AL / 2.5V Titanium Frame
Sram Apex Forged AL-6061 Crankset 50/34T
Truvativ GXP Bottom Bracket Bearing Cups - Included with Crank Set
KMC X10 10 speed Chain with Powerlink
Sram Apex 10spd Rear Derailleur
Sram Apex 10spd Front Derailleur
Sram Apex DoubleTap Integrated Shift Levers
Sram Apex Dual Pivot Brake Calipers
Van Nicholas ROAD, Teflon Cable & Housing System (Shimano only)
Sram PG-1050 10spd Cassette, 11-28T
Mavic Aksium wheelset
FSA Orbit MX, Threadless Sealed Bearing Headset, Black 1 1/8''
Alloy Headset Spacer 25.0mm, Black [+ 4 g]
Van Nicholas VNT Stem, Removable Face, 31.8mm OS, 85 rise, Black
Van Nicholas VNT Classic Bend Shallow Drop Handlebar 31.8mm OS, Black
Van Nicholas Natural Cork Gel Tape Embossed with Van Nicholas Logo-Ballistic White
Van Nicholas Forged / Butted Alloy Seatpost, Black, 259g
Van Nicholas CNC Machined 6061 Aluminum Seat Collar, 31.8MM
Van Nicholas ''VNT'' Saddle, Leather Cover, Titanium Rails
Easton EC70 Integrated Carbon Fork, 1 1/8 Alloy Steerer, 43mm Rake
No Pedals

Bike Weight 17,1Lbs |7,78Kgs