The Fulcrum Racing 3 is one of the most versatile and popular wheelsets available. Light enough to race, reliable enough to be used everyday and tough enough for all conditions. The new oversized hubs (looking very smart in white) are lighter and stiffer, for better power transfer and strength whilst 2-way fit allows you to run either tubeless or clincher tyres for convenience.
This wheelset is Shimano 11 speed compatible, it is also compatible with 9 and 10 speed Shimano but you will need to use the spacer provided. Please note that this 11 speed compatibility is a rolling change from Fulcrum for their 2013 wheelsets so please check the description for this message about compatibility.
If ordered before 8pm, delivered by courier next working day. Available on orders placed before 8pm (2pm weekends and Bank Holidays) for delivery next business day. Applies to most delivery addresses within mainland UK.
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I have had the Racing 3 for 5 years now. Just replaced the free wheel bearings after hearing noise during a 6-day 400-mile ride. No spoke angle issues. Wheels stayed true the whole time. These are great performance wheels and a great price for the quality of product. I swapped wheel sets with comparably priced Shimano for demo purposes and the difference was very noticeable. Fulcrums feel like they engage faster and give a closer connection with the road without additional vibration. I bought these to upgrade from the Fulcrum 5 and appreciate the lighter weight and greater responsiveness. The bladed spokes work fine and none has ever failed or turned. Also appreciate not having to worry about covering a spoke holder inside the wheel to protect the tube since there is no intrusion into the tube side of the wheel. I don't think there is a better quality wheel set in their price range. It would be a good idea to check the hubs out more often than I did so bearings can be replaced before they are completely shot, but mine did last 5 years or about 10,000 miles.
I bought the Fulcrum Racing 3s from ProBikeKit as an upgrade to my stock wheels on my Specialized Tarmac. Wheels arrived quickly, well within the specified time, to my address in the USA. The box was well-padded and the wheels were in perfect condition upon arrival, which was a concern of mine due to the potential international shipping risks. Setup was easy and fast. Manufacturer quality is really high. Fit was true and it's really noticeable the difference in performance. Highly recommend these particular wheels and also ProBikeKit as a vendor; they responded quickly to my emails and it was a great experience.