The Ultegra R8000 Shimano rear brake bridge offers a very compact design, with tighter spaces between the arms.
The Ultegra R8000 Shimano rear brake bridge offers a very compact design, with tighter spaces between the arms. The wider clearance makes it compatible with larger size covers (up to 28C). The stabilizer between the axles reduces deformation and improves braking efficiency, offering a clear feeling of contact with balanced stiffness, weight and great braking power.
Dual Pivot Brake Bridge (Dual Pivot)
Perfect balance between stiffness, braking power and reduced weight
A stabilizer between arms reduces bending and increases braking efficiency
Linear and precise braking power
More compact and secure bridge
Greater distance between deck and brake body
Compatible with covers up to 28 mm
Direct anchorage to pod
The brand Shimano is the first reference in the world of cycling. It was founded in 1921 by its first president Shozaburo Shimano who devoted himself to the manufacture of free wheels until he died in 1958 and Shozo Shimano took over from the company. In its more than 100 years of historyShimano has continued to grow, innovate and diversify. In 1973 he released the Dura-Ace series and, in 1991, the first XTR series of mountain bike components for professionals. The presidency went from generation to generation to its current president Yozo Shimano, with whom in 2014 the well-known XTR Di2 M9050 series of electronic components for mountain biking and, in 2018, the XTR M9100 thus satisfying all the needs of mountain biking.