Colibri Al Tiagra

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Colibri Al Tiagra

Aluminium disc brake endurance road bike

€1.099

Feel fresher for longer. Colibri's modern performance geometry is tuned in for all-day riding comfort and speed on Britain’s varied road surfaces. Colibri Al is for Alpine adventures, exploring new roads, riding in the summer and for riding through the winter, where you’ll get out, no matter what the weather’s doing. It’s the bike for every day of the year.

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  • Frame

    Size
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    Colour
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    size

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    • Large

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    colour

    • Slate

    • Reef

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  • 1. components

    Handlebar
    Sonder Spitfire
    Saddle
    Sonder Zone 133 / Black

    Configure your 1. components

    Handlebar

    • Sonder Spitfire 42cm

      +€0,00

    • Sonder Spitfire

      Head down; dig deep; keep on pedalling.

      The Spitfire was made for three things: speed, agility, and comfort, exactly what you’re after when you’re pedalling hard or out for a long day on the road.

      Best suited to a road bike, the slight flare improves handling, so you can put it on your gravel bike too.

    • Love Mud Hurricane 42cm

      +€0,00

    • Love Mud Hurricane

      Get down in the drops and take your adventure to the road with these classic aluminium drop bars.

      Hurricane is a reliable bar for your road based adventures. Made from 6061-T6 grade aluminium and with a 70mm reach and 120mm drop and weigh 320 grams. A tried and tested design that will provide comfort and control as you eat up the miles.

    • Sonder Bomber 56cm

      +€0,00

    • Sonder Bomber [OEM]

      Flared drops have found popularity in the cycle-cross and gravel racing communities where control and stability over off-road surfaces is important. For the long distance tourer flared drops give an even greater range of hand positions, allowing you to shuffle around on the bars and reduce fatigue.

    Saddle

    • Sonder Zone 133 / Black

    • Sonder Zone [OEM]

      The Zone is designed for maximum pedalling efficiency and comfort on longer rides, whether on road or off it.

      • Chromoly rails with suspension system
      • Cut-out shape relieves pressure
      • High density foam seat for comfort

      We’ve selected a flat saddle profile that’s long enough to allow for lots of micro-adjustments to your riding position over the course of a full day on the bike. The nose width allows you to move forward over the pedals on climbs and sprints, and a tapered back enables you to get behind the saddle easily for switchback descents or technical off-road sections.

      We’ve chosen a nylon fibre saddle base to provide a stiff and stable pedalling platform for a low overall weight. This base is connected to the chromoly rails using a patented suspension system that reduces road buzz and improves comfort without compromising on support.

      High density foam stays comfortable for longer, adding to the saddle’s supportive platform. And a long central cut-out in the middle of the Zone relieves pressure on the perineum, allowing you to ride for longer.

    • Sonder Kura 138 / Black

      +€22,49

    • Sonder Kura

      Adventure cycling is diverse; in the course of a single trip you can find km's of asphalt, traverse rutted grasslands, weave through thickly forest singletrack, climb loose gravel track or descend steep rocky trails.

      It is unlikely you are going to find a single saddle position for all of this terrain. With this in mind Kura has a flat longitudinal profile with a gentle lateral curvature to give an extended saddle area, allowing you to position yourself around the saddle as you move between road, downhill, and climbing.

      The honeycomb base reduces weight whilst still providing structure and support that adapts and flexes with your motion.

      Titanium rails giving 50 mm of forward and back adjustment to help you find your sweet spot. Titanium is more forgiving than steel so provides a little more comfort.

      Slightly wider than our Adobe saddle, it may provide additional comfort for riders with wider sit bones.

    • Brooks Cambium C17 Saddle / All Weather Carved / Black

      +€64,99

    • Brooks Cambium C17 Saddle [OEM] / All Weather Carved / Black
    • Brooks Cambium C17 Saddle / All Weather / Black

      +€54,99

    • Brooks Cambium C17 Saddle [OEM] / All Weather / Black
    • Brooks Cambium C17 Saddle / All Weather / Brown

      +€54,99

    • Brooks Cambium C17 Saddle [OEM] / All Weather / Brown
  • 2. wheels

    Tubes
    WTB Inner Tube 700 / 28-38
    Wheels
    Sonder Nova I19 Aero Wheelset

    Configure your 2. wheels

    Tubes

    • WTB Inner Tube 700 / 28-38

    • WTB [OEM] Inner Tube

      Never one to be stranded roadside; Prudence states that you should always have a spare at hand even for your faithful tubeless set up, and who are we to argue with Prudence.

    • Tubeless Tyre Upgrade and Setup

      +€49,99

    • Tubeless Tyre Upgrade and Setup

      Go tubeless

    Wheels

    • Sonder Nova I19 Aero Wheelset HG

    • Sonder Nova I19 Aero [OEM] Wheelset
    • Sonder Alpha 27.5 H.G

      +€0,00

    • Sonder Alpha 27.5 [OEM]

      Alphas are our performance 27.5" wheelset for big hits and big tyres. Whether you're riding down Top Chief at Fort William or riding the black routes at Bike Park Wales, Alphas will consistently spin up to speed and keep rolling to help you ride with fluid precision over the trails.

      Our design team’s expertise along with the factories we use mean that we can accelerate trickle-down technology to this price point.

      Alpha hubs: wider, stiffer, tougher, faster

      Alpha’s boost hub is wider than a standard hub; extra width between the flanges promotes a shallower spoke bracing angle to create a stronger, stiffer wheel. A wider hub also means a shorter chainstay, more mud clearance, and better tyre clearance. To make them faster we’ve used a 6 pawl freehub, which gives 120 points of engagement for immediate response when you turn the pedals (most hubs only have 60, which means you have to turn the pedals further before engaging the freehub). Oh, and the hubs sound amazing! Finally, sealed cartridge bearings just keep rolling and rolling.

      Wider rims mean tyres work better

      35mm lightweight aluminium rims make this wheelset ideal for rock gardens and technical terrain – you can run 2.4" - 3" tyres, which will plump up really nicely to give a broad contact patch for maximum traction and confidence.

      Built to take abuse

      Alphas have sealed bearings that are easily serviceable without the need for specialist tools. Double-butted spokes have been chosen to keep the wheels super-strong, whether you’re landing big drops or loading your bike with luggage. And a 17mm alloy axle make these hubs super-stiff and super-strong. You could race round the world on these wheels. Silk Road Mountain Race here we come!

    • Sonder Alpha 700c Aero HG

      +€0,00

    • Sonder Alpha 700c Aero [OEM]

      With their lightweight rims, 6 pawl hubs and low drag design, the Alpha Aero wheelset balances flat road speed with climbing performance.

      • 6-pawl hub for instant engagement and pedalling efficiency
      • 31mm deep rims and bladed spokes to reduce drag
      • Disc brake specific and tubeless-ready design

      The 1,950g Sonder Alpha Aero wheelset uses a 6-pawl freehub for instant acceleration and maximum pedalling efficiency. These hubs provide 120 points of contact, resulting in just 3° of rotation between each click. With less free movement and a faster engagement, the wheels respond the minute you put the hammer down and save wasted watts over distance.

      We designed the rims with a depth of 31mm to reduce drag on the flat without adding too much mass for the climbs. The deep profile and Pillar bladed spokes reduce air resistance from angled headwinds and minimise internal wheel turbulence. This aerodynamic design allows you ride faster for the same effort or at the same speed for less effort.

      Made from a premium KLM14 (6061) alloy, the Alpha Aero rims provide more strength and stiffness for a lower weight. They’re also welded and pre-taped for setting up tubeless, allowing you to make further savings on weight and rolling resistance.

      24mm wide (with a 19mm internal width), the Alpha Aero wheels are optimised for 25mm to 35mm tyres. This wider internal width allows you to run higher volume tyres that are faster rolling, more comfortable over distance and with better grip over changing surfaces.

      28 Day Rolling Returns
      If you don’t love your Sonder wheels, you can send them back for a no-quibble refund within 28 days.

    • Sonder Alpha 29 H.G

      +€0,00

    • Sonder Alpha 29 [OEM]

      Alphas are our performance 29er wheelset for aggressive trail riding. Whether you're riding down Top Chief at Fort William or riding the black routes at Bike Park Wales, Alphas will consistently spin up to speed and keep rolling to help you ride with fluid precision over the trails.

      Alpha hubs: wider, stiffer, tougher, faster

      Alpha’s boost hub is wider than a standard hub; extra width between the flanges promotes a shallower spoke bracing angle to create a stronger, stiffer wheel. A wider hub also means a shorter chainstay, more mud clearance, and better tyre clearance. To make them faster we’ve used a 6 pawl freehub, which gives 120 points of engagement for immediate response when you turn the pedals (most hubs only have 60, which means you have to turn the pedals further before engaging the freehub). Oh, and the hubs sound amazing! Finally, sealed cartridge bearings just keep rolling and rolling.

      Wider rims mean tyres work better

      30mm lightweight aluminium rims make this wheelset ideal for rock gardens and technical terrain – you can run 2.2" - 2.6" tyres, which will plump up really nicely to give a broad contact patch for maximum traction and confidence.

      Built to take abuse

      Alphas have sealed bearings that are easily serviceable without the need for specialist tools. Double-butted spokes have been chosen to keep the wheels super-strong, whether you’re landing big drops or loading your bike with luggage. And a 17mm alloy axle make these hubs super-stiff and super-strong. You could race round the world on these wheels. Silk Road Mountain Race here we come!

  • 3. pedals

    Pedals
    No Pedals

    Configure your 3. pedals

    Pedals

    • No Pedals (none)

    • No Pedals
    • Sonder Torque Black

      +€29,99

    • Sonder Torque

      Pedals: the humble yet essential afterthought that make all that time spent pondering over components worth the pain. Where would we be without them?

      Seriously grippy, reliable, and stable; Torque gives you the confidence to put down the power whatever the weather.

      A light and tough thermoplastic body combined with LSL sealed bearings around a CNC machined Cr-Mo makes Torque the kind of pedal you can depend on to withstand hours of use and abuse.

      Twelve 4 mm replaceable grip pins on each side of the pedal let you customise how much grip you’ll need and boost durability.

    • Sonder Slingshot Black

      +€59,99

    • Sonder Slingshot

      The wide platform Slingshot pedal is designed to provide the support, control and confidence you need for a variety of riding, whether on trail, gravel or road.

      • Wide 87x90 platform made from 6061 aluminium
      • Double-sided adjustable SPD clips
      • Chromoly axle with sealed bearings

      The Slingshot's wide foot platform provides plenty of support to the foot for more comfortable pedalling over long distances, reducing hot-spots. This additional foot support also gives you greater control of the rear end of the bike on tight turns or technical trail.

      If you're using the Slingshot for mountain biking, the pedal's wide surface gives you a platform to stand on unclipped, ready to bail out if needed, on heart rate-quickening sketchy sections.

      With double-sided SPD clips and a large pedal area, the Slingshot is easy to clip in and out of in a hurry. A clipless system provides greater pedalling efficiency when climbing and more control when descending.

    • Shimano M520 Pedal Black

      +€44,99

    • Shimano M520 Pedal
    • Shimano RS500SL Pedal Black

      +€44,99

    • Shimano RS500SL Pedal
  • 4. accessories

    Bottle cages
    No Bottle Cages
    Lights
    No Lights
    Mudguards
    No Mudguards
    Pannier
    No Pannier Rack

    Configure your 4. accessories

    Bottle cages

    • No Bottle Cages (none)

    • No Bottle Cages
    • Sonder Buzz Wire Single

      +€4,99

    • Sonder Buzz Wire [OEM]

      The easiest and most convenient way to carry water on your bike, a classic cage design that holds your water bottle nice and snug.

      Buzz Wire is reassuringly durable, weighs just 65 grams and will carry your 500 or 750 ml water bottle with ease.

      If you are on expedition and looking for a way to pass a rest day make a bent wire loop and challenge someone to a game of Buzz Wire!

    • Sonder Buzz Wire Pair

      +€7,99

    • Sonder Buzz Wire [OEM]

      The easiest and most convenient way to carry water on your bike, a classic cage design that holds your water bottle nice and snug.

      Buzz Wire is reassuringly durable, weighs just 65 grams and will carry your 500 or 750 ml water bottle with ease.

      If you are on expedition and looking for a way to pass a rest day make a bent wire loop and challenge someone to a game of Buzz Wire!

    • Sonder Sideblade Left Entry / Black

      +€5,99

    • Sonder Sideblade

      The Sideblade bottle cage not only gives your water bottle a lovely, secure hug, but its side loading system makes it easier to access when you need a drink, making staying hydrated a joy even when you've got a load of frame bags to work around!

      The Side blade is geared at letting you get to your water when you've got a bike packed up with frame bags, this means that it's also ideal for compact and full-sus frames where a standard loading bottle cage system just won't fit, you can choose which side you'd like to access your bottle by with a twist of the cage in the mount before your ride.

      Made of polycarbonate, the Sideblade is also super light and super duper tough - hooray!

    • Sonder Sideblade PAIR / Black

      +€9,99

    • Sonder Sideblade

      The Sideblade bottle cage not only gives your water bottle a lovely, secure hug, but its side loading system makes it easier to access when you need a drink, making staying hydrated a joy even when you've got a load of frame bags to work around!

      The Side blade is geared at letting you get to your water when you've got a bike packed up with frame bags, this means that it's also ideal for compact and full-sus frames where a standard loading bottle cage system just won't fit, you can choose which side you'd like to access your bottle by with a twist of the cage in the mount before your ride.

      Made of polycarbonate, the Sideblade is also super light and super duper tough - hooray!

    • Sonder Sideblade Right Entry / Black

      +€5,99

    • Sonder Sideblade

      The Sideblade bottle cage not only gives your water bottle a lovely, secure hug, but its side loading system makes it easier to access when you need a drink, making staying hydrated a joy even when you've got a load of frame bags to work around!

      The Side blade is geared at letting you get to your water when you've got a bike packed up with frame bags, this means that it's also ideal for compact and full-sus frames where a standard loading bottle cage system just won't fit, you can choose which side you'd like to access your bottle by with a twist of the cage in the mount before your ride.

      Made of polycarbonate, the Sideblade is also super light and super duper tough - hooray!

    Lights

    • No Lights

    • No Lights
      -
    • Tau Rear

      +€17,49

    • Tau

      Bright enough to blind you when you turn it on so you can be sure that other road users will also see you.

      Tau+ front safety light offers 65 lumens of 270° ultra wide lighting with 10 m beam distance.

      Tau- rear safety light will shed out 20 lumens of 270° ultra wide lighting from the red COB LED strip

      Tau is visible from up to 100 m and is water resistant so they will happily brighten your way even on the gloomiest of days and is impact resistant from 1 m.

      Switch protection prevents any unwanted battery usage and battery capacity indicator will let you know when the juice is running low.

      Only 22g including the USB rechargeable battery and LED lights that never need replacing will keep you light and bright for years to come!

      Each Tau light comes with a bigger and a smaller strap to fit with most bars/seat posts and if you need it even bigger, just lace the bands together to make a larger loop.

    • Exposure Trace Pack Exposure Trace Pack

      +€94,99

    • Exposure Trace Pack

      The Trace MK2 + TraceR DayBright is a lightweight front and rear rechargeable light set for staying safe and visible when commuting and road cycling at night.

      Manufactured in the UK, they both come in an aluminium body with three different brightness settings, six lighting modes, side illumination and seat post and handlebar mounts compatible with multiple different mounts. The Trace MK2 has a 10% power increase on the old model and a traffic light Fuel Gauge so you don’t get caught out.

      The DayBright pulse pattern is specially designed to be more visible in daylight than a regular light pulse, and is visible from over a kilometre away - even in the brightest part of the day.

      The TraceR MK1 DayBright comes with Exposure's Optimised Mode Selector. This allows you to choose a light pattern and brightness that fits your ride type and length, whether it's a quick dash across town or an all-night adventure.

    Mudguards

    • No Mudguards (none)

    • No Mudguards
    • Sonder Fender Front MTB

      +€5,99

    • Sonder Fender

      The Sonder Front Fender protects you from excessive mud splatter on wet, mucky trails. These lightweight plastic mudguards don’t require any special fixings on your bike and can be strapped straight onto your forks with 4 cable ties (supplied).

      Made from durable polypropylene, if the Fender does meet its end, it can be easily recycled by most councils or at your local recycling centres.

    • SKS Bluemels Mudguard Set 28 / 53mm / Black

      +€34,99

    • SKS Bluemels Mudguard Set
    • SKS Commuter Mudguard Set 28 / 45mm / Black

      +€34,99

    • SKS Commuter Mudguard Set

      High quality, full length mudguard set with high quality, stainless-steel fittings.

      Fitted by us so you don't have to go through the pain!

    Pannier

    • No Pannier Rack (none)

    • No Pannier Rack
    • Sonder Mool

      +€17,49

    • Sonder Mool

      Mool is a tubular aluminium pannier rack designed to turn your adventure cross bike into a fast expedition tourer.

      Designed to work perfectly with our Sonder bikes, the Mool is a versatile and adaptable being, and will fit most bikes with traditional mounts.

      So that the Mool always has your back, a tailgate plate permits 50 and 80 mm lights or a suitable reflector.

Initial Price
€1.099,00
Extras
€0,00
Grand Total
€1.099,00
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Description

Light, fast, responsive and smooth. Really smooth. The Colibri Al glides up long climbs and it’s an assured and confident descender. Quick when you want it to be, relaxed and easy to pilot when you want to take it easy. It’ll take up to 36mm tyres or 32mm with mudguards. And talking of guards, there are all the mounts you need for guards and racks, which means this really is a bike you can ride every day of the year. And love it.

A 4 season endurance road bike, Colibri Al takes on all road conditions making it ideal for the Fred Whitton or the mountain climbs of the Tour de France. This is the bike for Galibier, Ventoux, Glandon, Alpe d’Huez, Bealach Na Ba, Bwlch-y-Groes, Hardnott, the list is endless.

Features

6061 Double Butted Aluminium Frame

Lightweight, strong and durable aluminium frame with extra-light carbon monocoque fork

Internal cable routing

Internal routing in the front triangle means tidy cables, clean lines, and reduced potential for cable snags.

Tapered headtube

Tapered steerer and headtube gives more precise cornering and increases feedback when riding.

Tyre clearance

Clearance for up to 36 mm tyres, or 32 mm with mud guards

Forgiving angles

A longer wheel base promotes comfort and confidence on the downhills.

Build Spec
"
Seatpost: Sonder Seatpost / 27.2mm / 400mm
Build
Frameset
Frame: Colibri Al Frame
Fork: Colibri Al Fork
Headset: FSA Orbit C-40-ACB Headset / 7.8mm Spacer
Group Set
Left Brake: Shimano Tiagra [R4700] Shifters / Mechanical / Left / 2x
Right Brake: Shimano Tiagra [R4700] Shifters / Mechanical / Right / 10x
Calipers: Tektro C-550 Flat Mount Calipers
Rotors: Tektro Rotor / 6 Bolt / 160mm
Rear Mech: Shimano Tiagra [R4700] Rear Derailleur / GS
Chainset: Shimano Tiagra [R4700] Crankset / 172.5mm / 50-34t
Bottom Bracket: Shimano BB52 Bottom Bracket
Chain: Shimano CN4601 Chain / 10 / 118l
Cassette: Shimano HG500 Cassette / 10 / 11-32t
Finishing Kit
Stem: Sonder Storc / 100mm
Saddle: Sonder Zone / 152 / Black
Tape/Grips: Sonder Reels / Black
Handlebar: Sonder Spitfire / 420mm
Wheelset
Wheels: Sonder Nova I19 Aero Wheelset / HG
Tyres: WTB Expanse / Comp / 32 / Black
Tubes: Vittoria Inner Tube / Presta / 700 x 28/42
Weight
Pedals not included with full builds
"
Geometry and Sizing

Sizing

Generally we recommend:
Small
Riders between 5ft 2in and 5ft 7in
Medium
Riders between 5ft 6in and 5ft 10in
Large
Riders between 5ft 9in and 6ft 2in
X-Large
Riders 6ft 2in and over
You can also take into consideration the standover height to ensure you pick a bike that will be a good fit. If you measure your inside leg and ensure there is a minimum of an inch from the toptube to your crotch this will give you enough seatpost adjustment to find your optimum saddle height.
Size Small Medium Large X-Large
ST-Seattube 460 500 540 580
TT-Toptube 532 554 571 582
HT-Headtube 120 145 170 190
HA-Headangle 72 72 72.5 72.5
SA-Seatangle 73.5 73.5 73.5 73.5
CS-Chainstay 420 420 420 420
BB-BBdrop 70 70 70 70
FO-Forkoffset 50 50 50 50
WB-Wheelbase 991 1014 1027 1038
SO-Standover 723 754 785 815
RE-Reach 375 390 400 405
SK-Stack 530 554 580 599
Frame Spec
Lightweight, strong and durable aluminium frame.
Frame weight: S: 1.35kg; M: 1.53kg; L: 1.7kg; 1.9kg
Fork weight - uncut: 460g
6061 Double butted Aluminium frame
Monocoque Carbon Fork with mudguard and cage mounts
Seat Post: ø 27.2 mm
Headtube: 1-1/8” – 1-1/2” Tapered
Spacing: Bolt-Thru 12 x 142 mm
Bottom Bracket: 68 mm BSA Threaded
Full internal cable routing
Front derailleur type: Clamp-on 31.8 mm
Flat mount disc brake only Rear mud guard and pannier rack mounts
Reviews
Kudos
Cycling Plus Award Colibri Bike of the Year 2020

The winning package of versatility, accessible price, value for money and longevity deservedly goes to the Sonder Colibri, a bike that I found myself reaching for time and again.

Click here to get your copy of Cycling Plus 'Bike of the Year' issue.

The Details

Colibri Al Tiagra in action