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2021 808 Firecrest Tubeless Rim Brake Wheelset
Zipp's 808 Firecrest™ Tubeless rim-brake wheelset makes you faster with an 82mm rim depth that's fast, stable in crosswinds, and now tubeless-ready.
That means you get all the aero benefits with having the ability to run lower tire pressure for increased cornering grip and compliance and reduced rolling resistance, without the risk of pinch flats.
This wheelset is infused with technologies developed in Zipp's Indianapolis advanced development lab. Zipp's ABLC™ Sawtooth™ Technology uses a complex dimpling pattern to improve aero efficiency. Zipp's ShowStopper™ textured braking surface delivers unrivaled rim braking performance in wet or dry conditions.
At the center of the 808 Firecrest Tubeless rim-brake is a versatile and durable new hubset, the German-engineered ZR1. Zipp's new wheel cosmetics make this wheelset a perfect pairing of speed and style.
New Zipp graphics and cosmetic identity that scream speed
New ZR1 hub is engineered in Germany with better seal design for improved durability and quicker response with 66 points of engagement
Built with Sapim CX Sprint J-bend spokes
Tubeless ensuring secure performance even when ridden at lower tire pressures
ABLC Sawtooth™ dimple design helps manage air flow around the rim, and contributes to create a faster, more stable wheel
Showstopper&tradel textured brake track delivers superior modulation and shortest stopping distances in wet and dry conditions
XDR™ or SRAM/Shimano driver bodies
Ships with QR end caps, quick release skewers
Campagnolo driver body sold separately
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.
B-Stock - This product has one or more B-Stock units available. These units can be purchased at a discount (see option select). B-Stock units were returned from other customers and may have missing or damaged packaging materials. These units are otherwise as new. The full manufacturer warranty applies. Click Here for more information.