The Lew Racing Pro VT-1 Set

By: Alex Covert - Published:   Updated: Apr 6 2011 • References: lewracing &
What do you get when you make a bicycle wheel out of boron, a super lightweight material? The lightest set of bicycle wheels in the world, with both weighing in at under 850 grams.

You also get the most expensive set of wheels. $5,000 USD for both. As far as innovation goes, they still look round to me.

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