Mavic launches all-new Cosmic Ultimate UST wheels with bonded carbon spokes

New tech increases stiffness and brings weight down to 1310g

(Image credit: Christian chaize)

Mavic first launched its Cosmic Ultimate wheelset in 2006. It’s had a few upgrades and racked up a string of pro victories since then, including a Giro overall win with Ryder Hesjedal in 2012.

Now there’s a new road tubeless UST version of the Cosmic Ultimate and Mavic has taken the opportunity to redesign its flagship wheelset from the ground up.

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Paul Norman

Paul started writing for Cycling Weekly in 2015, covering cycling tech, new bikes and product testing. Since then, he’s reviewed hundreds of bikes and thousands of other pieces of cycling equipment for the magazine and the Cycling Weekly website.

He’s been cycling for a lot longer than that though and his travels by bike have taken him all around Europe and to California. He’s been riding gravel since before gravel bikes existed too, riding a cyclocross bike through the Chilterns and along the South Downs.