Cannondale's sleek, stealthy Bad Boy 1 is the perfect bike for zipping through a cityscape with ease! It boasts Cannondale's renowned aluminum frame and a unique, single-sided HeadShok suspension fork with 50mm of travel to smooth rough roads. Complementing the sweet frameset is a durable, quick-rolling road bike-sized wheelset with fast WTB tires and a quick-shifting FSA/Shimano 3x10-speed drivetrain. Powerful Magura hydraulic disc brakes give you outstanding confidence and control in city traffic no matter the weather, and the integrated stem/handlebar combo features an integrated light for so you can stay visible.
|Fork||Cannondale Headshok Solo DL50 with lockout, 50mm-travel|
|Rims/Wheels||Cannondale C2 Bad Boy|
|Hubs||Front: Cannondale Lefty SL; Rear: Shimano Deore|
|Spokes||Black stainless-steel, 15g|
|Tires||WTB Freedom ThickSlick, 700 x 28c|
|Crankset||FSA Gamma Drive MegaExo|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano Deore|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano SLX Shadow|
|Rear Cogs||Shimano, 10-speed: 12-30|
|Handlebars||Cannondale SI Urban, stem/bar combo with light|
|Tape/Grips||Cannondale Luxe Leather, lock-on|
|Stem||Cannondale SI Urban, stem/bar combo with light|
|Brake Levers||Magura MT2|
|Brakes||Magura MT2 hydraulic disc, 6-inch rotors|
|Pedals||Cannondale Urban 6Point3 aluminum|
|Saddle||Cannondale Bad Boy Riveted leather|
|Seatpost||Cannondale C2, aluminum|
* Subject to change without notice.
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Got the Bad Boy 1 a couple weeks ago and love it! Had to change out the handlebars...the integrated light is ineffective and shines up in your face. When told to flip it over, I laughed...that brought the stem/bar combination to more of a negative rise than an aggressive road bike. As good of an idea as this light is, Cannondale missed the mark on this one. I also changed the grips to some Ergos and the tires to some Panaracer commuters with a little bit of tread, but that's to be expected when considering personal preference. The ride, components and black matte finish are sweet! Aside from a couple minor adjustments mentioned above, this ride is perfect for tooling around town, taking it on the prairie path and exploring Chicago suburbs. It's a blast!
I bought the BB1 two weeks ago and love it. It is a light weight and fast while providing a comfortable ride. I have put almost 300 miles on it already and enjoyed every mile of it. It did take me a little while to get used to the seat and it does not always down shift smoothly on a incline.