A modern improvement of a time-tested classic.
Improving on their SES 4.5, the new SES 5.6 delivers ENVE's latest-and-greatest in SES aerodynamic technology for a faster, more stable road race wheel.
Optimized for 25mm tires, the ENVE SES 5.6 Chris King Wheelset features a variable front/rear rim depth for optimal aerodynamic performance, textured full carbon brake track, tubeless compatibility, and increased volume, delivering what serious road racers and triathletes need to maximize their speed and efficiency.
Measuring 54mm deep up front and 63mm deep in the rear, the SES 5.6 embodies the spirit of the Smart ENVE System of aerodynamics. Aero testing shows that the SES 5.6 wheels provide nearly 115 watts of savings at race pace, and those savings extend into crosswinds as well. For the rim brake rider looking for uncompromised braking performance, ENVE's textured full carbon brake track features industry leading heat resistance, uncontested stopping power, and modulation in wet or dry weather conditions.
With some legendary Chris King buzz to boot.
Chris King's R45 hubs, utilize heat-treated steel bearings that refuse to bind or grind, even when things heat up during prolonged descents.
The bearings sit inside surgical-grade steel races for a smooth rolling, highly efficient riding experience. With a fully-serviceable and rebuildable design, the R45's are designed for a lifetime of use.
The combination of ENVE's industry leading aerodynamics and Chris King's unparalleled hub design is the one-two punch that is sure to propel you to the front of the pack.
- Aerodynamically engineered to give you a discernible advantage over the competition
- Tubeless ready design is optimized for modern 25mm road tires and will help keep you flat free in the peloton
- Industry-leading heat resistant braking track for optimum modulation and stopping power
- A fantastic upgrade to any road bike for road racers and triathletes looking to maximize speed and efficiency
FREE Cassette Installation - Order a cassette along with a wheelset and we can install the cassette for free. Cassette installation requires special tools that not all our customers have. The cassette will be professionally installed and torqued to spec. Just add "Please install cassette" to your order notes at checkout and we'll take care of you.
Returns: This product is overweight and/or oversize and does not qualify for our fixed rate return shipping label. If you need to return this item, we can offer a return shipping label at our discounted shipping rates, or you can arrange for your own return shipping.
Open Box - This product has one or more Open-Box units available. These units can be purchased at a discount (see option select). Open-Box units are brand-new and contain all standard parts and accessories. The full manufacturer warranty applies.