Is the new Cervélo P5X the future of time trial bikes?

The new Cervélo P5X was launched at the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii. Will this be the new radical trend in road time trials too?

Photo: Cervélo

As soon as engineers forget the UCI rules regulating bike frames, new geometries and boundaries are reached. And the new Cervélo P5X is the newest, most radical embodiment of this concept.

Even though it was designed for long-distance triathlons, if you can afford the £11,000 price tag for the lower-end model with Shimano Ultegra Di2, you could actually ride it at your evening 10 next season.

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