A lighter, more aerodynamic Focus Izalco Max for 2019

The makeover is claimed to account for a 12-watt improvement over the previous Max

This article first appeared on BikeRadar . The Focus Izalco Max has been a big favourite of ours in the past, with its traditional round tubes and straight top tube design making it the main rival to Cannondale’s SuperSix Evo . And, with the Max's frame tipping the scales at a scant 750g (for a 56cm), it was also one of the lightest bikes of its generation. Best road bikes 2018: how to choose the right one for you Road bikes 2019: the future of road cycling Andrew James, head of product at Focus Bikes, says of the newly revamped Izalco Max: "We’re proud of the original Max for so many things, the advances we made in carbon fibre, especially in regards stiffness to weight and ride quality, but in the intervening years design focus has shifted more towards aerodynamics and integration. The previous Max with its round tubes and ...

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