MEC 2020 Cote Bike - Unisex
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Gravel grinder, single tracker, asphalt crusher, all-rounder: the Cote legend continues. Freshly tweaked for 2020, the Cote has the versatility for you to ride it to work and then take it out for a weekend tour. Its mechanical disc brakes boost performance and provide consistent braking in less-than-ideal riding conditions. Shimano Tiagra components give reliable, smooth-shifting glory. Solid stiff wheels are tubeless ready for cyclocross adventures, and come with commute/tour ready 36c tires. To help smooth out gravel roads or rough bike lanes, grippy bartape with gel padding prevents your hands from getting numb and keeps the ride feeling smooth.
- Columbus Cromor chrome-moly butted steel frame is stable, durable and ridiculously smooth.
- Frame features accessory mounts compatible with MEC's Ride touring packs and accessories.
- Geometry supports you in a comfortable riding posture while a low bottom bracket delivers a stable ride.
- TRP Spyre C brakes provide powerful stopping power regardless of weather or conditions.
- Full Shimano Tiagra groupset is solid, smooth and sweet.
- 10-speed drivetrain with 11-34 cassette and compact 50-34t crank provides a wide gear range.
- Donnelly X'Plor MSO 36C tires work well on unpaved roads and potholed city streets.
- Tire clearance allows for tires up to 700x40, or 650bx46 and mega-fender setups.
- Alex Boondocks 5 wheels are tubeless-ready and ready for the rigors of cyclocross.
- Velo Shockproof bartape with gel strip reduces vibration.
- Threaded eyelets for panier racks and/or fenders.
- Bikes are covered by MEC's Rocksolid Guarantee and Bike Service Agreement. You can bring your bike to any MEC bike shop for free adjustments and minor maintenance for a year after purchase.
- MEC bikes were designed in Canada. From frames, to graphics, to componentry builds, every element of the bike is developed at the MEC Head Office in Vancouver, BC.
|Frame||Columbus Cromor steel|
|Headset||FSA Orbit MX|
|Handlebars||FSA Adventure Compact 31.8mm|
Mechanical disc brakes are more powerful than rim brakes, but less powerful than hydraulic brakes.
|TRP Spyre C (mechanical disc)|
|Brake levers||Shimano Tiagra|
|Derailleur (front)||Shimano Tiagra|
|Derailleur (rear)||Shimano Tiagra|
|Crank + rings||Shimano Tiagra 50-34T|
|Bottom bracket||Shimano Tiagra|
Cassettes with a smaller range allow you to go faster; a bigger range makes climbing hills easier.
|Shimano Tiagra 10-speed 11-34T|
|Chain||Shimano Tiagra CN-4601|
|Tires||Donnelly X'Plor MSO 700 x 36|
|Wheel||Alex Boondocks 5|
|Saddle||Fabric Scoop Shallow Elite|
|Product sustainability||Bluesign® Approved Material|
How to measure
- Standover (J)
- Distance from the ground surface to the top of the top tube. Measured at the mid-point of the top tube, or where the rider would be standing when straddling the bike. This measurement should be 2-3cm shorter than your inseam.