All Purpose Aero Wheel System
Is this wheelset right for you?
The EPIC 5.6 is perfect for a wide variety of road racing situations. It's a more aerodynamic option than the EPIC 3.4, and performs great in rides and races with a lot of varying conditions. Perfect for longer race stages, criteriums, and for riders looking for an added aerodynamic advantage.
The EPIC 5.6 is the best choice for triathlons in windy conditions. It's a more crosswind stable wheelset than the EPIC 7.10, and is also great for lighter riders concerned about bike handling. If you are looking for an aero wheelset to use in any training and racing conditions, the EPIC 5.6 is for you.
If you are a recreational rider, that rides solo and in a group over a variety of terrain and conditions, the EPIC 5.6 is for you. The superior aerodynamics are great for riding alone or leading a group. If you are looking for one wheelset to do everything, you've found it.
A Different Approach To Wheel Design
Tokyowheel System-Optimized™ wheels have distinctly different front and rear rims to maximize performance.
Unique Carbon Fiber Manufacturing That is Lighter and Stronger
69 folded layers of carbon fiber arranged in a stronger, lighter construction only possible with System-Optimized™ wheels.
2-Way Clincher Tubeless.
Tubes or No-Tubes - You Choose.
Use either traditional tires with tubes, or tubeless tires without tubes. Tubeless tires can provide lower rolling resistance and better protection from punctures.
*EPIC 60 Shown
DuraHeat-R™ High-Temperature Carbon
Better Braking Performance.
A three part technology for superior braking with carbon rims.
2 Performance Options
Tokyowheel VAPOR 3 Hubs (DT Swiss Style 36 Tooth Star Ratchet + Standard Premium Bearings) + Straight-Pull Pillar Wing 20 Spokes (New Better Spoke Than Sapim CX-Ray)
EPIC 5.6 Pro
Lighter 5.6 Pro Rims + Tokyowheel VAPOR 3 Pro Hubs (DT Swiss EXP Style 60 Tooth Star Ratchet + Premium Ceramic Bearings) + Straight-Pull Tokyowheel Carbon Spokes
This wheelset has been certified and approved by the UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale), for use in UCI sanctioned road races.
These wheels are also certified for use in ITU (International Triathlon Union) sanctioned triathlons.
What's In The Box
All The Accessories You Need
Tokyowheel SuperStiff™ Quick-Release Skewers, CeramicStop™ Carbon Brake Pads, Nylon Rim Strips, and Valve Extensions.
|Weight*||Pro: 1395g, Standard: 1640g|
|Rim||700c Carbon Clincher|
|Rim Weight*||Pro:[ Front: 500g, Rear 550g], Standard:[ Front: 550g, Rear 600g]|
|Rim Depth||Front: 55mm, Rear: 65mm|
|Internal Rim Width||18mm|
|Brake Track Width||25mm|
|Max Width||Front: 29mm, Rear: 28mm|
|Carbon Finish||Matte UD Carbon Fiber|
|Hub||VAPOR 3 or VAPOR 3 Pro|
|Hub Axle Width||Front: 100mm, Rear: 130mm|
|Free Hub||Shimano/SRAM HG, Campagnolo, SRAM XDR, Shimano Microspline|
|Bearing Type||Standard: Cartridge - Steel Balls, Pro: TPI Cartridge - Ceramic Balls|
|Bearing Numbers||VAPOR 3 (Pro): F 6903LU (2), R 6802LU (1), 6802LLU (1), 6902LB (1), SCO2T01LU/15|
|Spokes||Standar: Pillar Wing 20 Striaght-Pull (Black), Pro: Tokyowheel Carbon Straigh-Pull (Carbon)|
|Spoke Count||Front: 20, Rear: 24|
|Spoke Pattern||Front: Radial, Rear: 8 Radial, 16 2x:|
|Spoke Lengths||VAPOR 3 (Pro): F 248, R 242/242|
|Max spoke tension (kgf)||F 125, R 65/130|
|Nipples||Pillar Brass (black)|
|Recommended Tire||Continental GP5000s (23mm x 700c or 25mm x 700c)|
|Recommended Tire Pressure||110 psi|
|Max Tire Pressure||140 psi|
|Rider Weight Limit||254lbs / 115kg|
|Included Accessories||Titanium QR Skewers (for QR hubs), Nylon Rim Strips (applied), Brake Pads, Valve Extensions, Spacer|
|Generation||Standard: 3rd, Pro: 4th|
|Note||* Weights are subject to a +/- 5% variance|