Zipp has always been a cut above the rest when it comes to racing wheelsets for your road, TT or triathlon bike, constantly looking for the extra inches to put you ahead of the pack. The 808 Firecrest rear wheel is no different, having shed 55g from its predecessor, Zipp's brand-new ABLC™ Sawtooth™ technology uses a golf ball dimple design to reduce aerodynamic drag whilst also offering enhanced stability. ShowStopper™ braking surface boosts your stopping power at high speeds and even when the weather takes a turn for the worst on competition day. So get ready to smash your previous personal bests and pull of a new kind of smile and the wind skims past your cheeks.
Revised rim profile for reduced aerodynamic drag developed by our advanced development team in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
ABLC™ Sawtooth™ Technology, a complex dimpling pattern first developed for our top-level NSW wheel lineup. This technology helps reduce high yaw drag while improving crosswind stability. This helps to achieve the optimization of low aerodynamic drag and crosswind stability, which we call AeroBalance.
Zipp’s ShowStopper™ textured braking surface delivers unrivalled rim braking performance in wet or dry conditions.
The 808 Firecrest Carbon Clincher is 55 grams lighter than its previous iteration.
Orientation - Rear Wheel
Colour - Black with Black Decals
Driver Body Shape - SRAM XDR
Axle Type - QR 130
Hub - 177