Foundry Cycles Announces First Three Bikes – Road, Cyclocross & Mountain Bikes on Tap

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PRESS RELEASE: Foundry Cycles, a new bicycle brand that makes hard-working, modern performance bikes—purpose-built for people who ride hard will make its worldwide debut during Interbike 2011 in Las Vegas. Offering three all-new models of carbon framesets and complete builds for road, mountain and cross, Foundry bikes are precision tools that deliver uncompromising performance that enhance the entire ride experience.

The Router 29er mountain bike delivers on Foundry’s promise of an uncompromising commitment to improving every aspect of the rider’s experience. Like a well-crafted tool—crafted to work, crafted to last—the Router is precision-engineered to be light, fast and durable. Rigorously tested to ensure durability, the Router is purpose built: made to be ridden hard—every day. Its bold, precise lines are aggressive—still you will never find it draped in splashy logos or neon colors. The Router is a modern high-performance bike: a precision tool that helps the rider get the most from every ride.

Frame Weight: 973g (Medium)
Warranty: 10 Years – No Bullshit
Availability: Winter 2012

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The Ratchet is a true Roadie’s road bike. It’s light; it’s comfortable—engineered for those tough all-day century rides. And when it comes to the weekend road race, the Ratchet has the form to allow its rider to maximize power—sprinting for the finish line. Intentionally understated in appearance with subtle graphics, the Ratchet lets the rider do the talking. Rigorously tested to ensure durability, the Ratchet is purpose built: made to be ridden hard—every day. The Ratchet is a modern high-performance bike: a precision tool that helps the rider get the most from every ride.

Frame Weight: 950g (54cm)
Warranty: 10 Years – No Bullshit
Availability: Winter 2012

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The Auger Cyclocross bike is a precision-crafted tool—engineered to maximize a riders cross experience. Rocks, roots, singletrack, dirt roads, wet grass, muddy hills and tight corners—throw anything at it, the Auger is up to the challenge and always comes back for more. Rigorously tested to ensure durability, the Auger is purpose-built: made to be ridden hard—every day. Intentionally understated devoid of splashy logos and loud colors, the Auger lets the rider do the talking. Available with disc brakes or traditional cantilever brakes.

Frame Weight: 1060g (56cm)
Warranty: 10 Years – No Bullshit
Availability: Winter 2011

Attending Interbike? Stop by Foundry Cycles before 4p.m. on Thursday to enter for your chance at winning 1 of 2 framesets – a Foundry Router 29er Dirt Tool or a Foundry Ratchet Road Tool. You must be present to win. T-shirts will be tossed and Handspun is giving-away 2 sets of wheels. All Interbike attendees are eligible for the drawing. Booth 8071

Comments

Andy - 09/11/11 - 9:28pm

Okay okay, precision, I get it

Faceless Ghost - 09/12/11 - 1:00am

Precisely.

Samuel J. Greear - 09/12/11 - 5:18am

Foundry? Router? Ratchet? Auger? Really? Future model in this lineup, the “DR Power Equipment Trimmer/Mower”.

Rob - 09/12/11 - 10:00am

It’s the workin’ stiff’s $5,200 mountain bike.

Steve M - 09/12/11 - 12:54pm

Well…… some bullshit.

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