The Merida Scultura 100 Juliet is a lightweight alloy frame road bike designed specifically for female riders who are interested in social road riding or longer distance commuting. The Scultura 100 Juliet is the ideal bike for those that want to start out on the road with a bike that is built to go fast and handle well, but with a much more comfortable position and feel than one might expect. It has a women’s specific build, which includes a different stem, low stand-over height, handlebars, and women’s specific saddle to give you a more comfortable ride.
The proven Prolite 66 Triple Butted Aluminium Frame (6066) is extremely light and durable. Using triple butted wall thickness and hydroforming technology the aluminium tubes have the best possible stiffness to weight ratio. While a tapered head tube with 1 1/8" bearings in the top and 1 1/4" or 1 1/2" in the bottom also creates excellent stiffness and precision steering. The bike looks amazing with the double pass welding giving it that sharp carbon-like appearance. The cables are hidden internally to give it that neat and tidy look and protect the cables. It is equipped with carbon forks, which provide superb vibration damping and enhance control, the steerer and fork blades are all made of carbon.
Shimano Claris components are used across all shifting components, which offers a higher level of quality and performance compared to many entry-level road bikes. The wider 25mm tyres are a comfort feature, further acting to dampen vibration felt through the bike. It is important that you are comfortable while you ride, and as an entry-level road bike the Scultura 100 Juliet makes sure that you are looked after. A comfortable ride will help you enjoy riding much more and will reduce fatigue to give you an overall better performance.
The Merida Scultura 100 Juliet is a great entry-level road bike and really is exceptional value. With a quality Merida frame and a host of Shimano components, you really can’t go past the value of the Scultura 100 Juliet. It is perfect for a rider looking at getting into road riding without breaking the bank.