CROSSWAY L 40

 

Hydraulic disc brake featuring trekking/hybrid bike with suspension seat post and fork for added comfort and safety. Your reliable disc brake equipped companion around town and cross country.
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  • *All specifications listed are subject to change without notice. *Recommended Retail Prices are subject to change without notice.

  • Hydraulic disc brake equipped trekking/hybrid bike that combines a lightweight aluminium frame featuring a comfort-orientated geometry with key components like a lockable suspension fork for added comfort and riding safety and reliable Shimano gears, allowing you to tackle steeper slopes with ease. Furthermore, the multiple fixing points make it easy to fit fenders, a rear rack and a kickstand, increasing the day to day versatility.

    The CROSSWAY family has been the MERIDA range's backbone since its introduction. They are used worldwide and are proven as a reliable, versatile and fun-packed way of getting around. Designed to provide a comfortable place to take in the surroundings thanks to an upright riding position and comfort focused equipment such as suspension fork, suspension seat posts and adjustable stems, they offer the perfect blend of comfort, enjoyment and all-round functionality. They are suitable for fitness training, commuting and leisurely rides through forests and on trails. Made from high-quality, lightweight aluminium with the ability to mount mudguards, racks and kickstands, the CROSSWAY range is the perfect choice for everyday riding. The fitted 700c wheels cover ground quickly, while the extra volume of the 40 mm wide tyres offers puncture protection, grip and comfort. All CROSSWAY models are available as a low step-through frame, making mounting and dismounting straightforward.

    • Lightweight aluminium frame with comfort geometry
    • Lockable suspension fork
    • Hydraulic disc brakes
    • Shimano gears
    • Multiple fixing points for rear rack and fenders
    • Suspension seat post and adjustable stem
    • material: aluminium
    • 700x50C max. wheelsize
    • 135x9mm axle standard
    • BSA bottom bracket standard
    frame size XXS, XS, S, M, L
    color SILK CHAMPAGNE (BLUE)
    • Coil
    • 63mm suspension travel
    • lockout
    • 700x50C max. wheelsize
    derailleur (r) Shimano RD-M370
    derailleur (f) Shimano FD-M370
    shifter front microSHIFT SL-M850-L3 Xpress
    shifter rear microSHIFT M859-9R Xpress
    • 2 piston, hydraulic disc brake
    • 2 piston, hydraulic disc brake
    • 48-36-26 teeth
    • 170 mm-XXS/SM, 175 mm-ML/XXL
    chain KMC M99
    crank 170 mm-XXS/SM, 175 mm-ML/XXL
    • 100x9mm width front hub
    • 32 spoke holes
    • Centerlock
    • 135x9mm width rear hub
    • 32 spoke holes
    • Centerlock
    • 17mm inner width
    • material: aluminium
    • 11-32 teeth
    • 9 speed
    spokes Black steel
    • material: aluminium
    • 25.4mm diameter
    • adjustable
    • 100 mm all sizes
    • material: aluminium
    • 660mm width
    • 25mm rise
    headset FSA TH888/NO.10
    • 27.2mm diameter
    • 13mm setback
    • 40mm seatpost suspension travel
    saddle MERIDA Cross Sport
    max. weight 120 kg
    Bike Frame Geometry Image
    Frame Size XXS XS S M L
    Tyre Sizes 28" 28" 28" 28" 28"
    ST seat tube [mm] 390 430 470 510 550
    TT top tube [mm] 560 565 580 590 610
    CS chain stay length [mm] 460 460 460 460 460
    HTA head tube angle [°] 70.5 70.5 71 71 71.5
    STA seat tube angle [°] 74 74 73.5 73.5 73
    BD bottom bracked drop [mm] 70 70 70 70 70
    HT head tube [mm] 130 130 140 155 175
    FL fork length [mm] 468 468 468 468 468
    R reach [mm] 382 387 393 399 406
    S stack [mm] 620 620 631 645 667
    WB wheel base [mm] 1076 1081 1085 1096 1104
    SH stand over height [mm] 639 639 639 639 639

    To reduce production and delivery times, we are sometimes forced to make last-minute specification changes. Please be aware that those changes might not be reflected on these product pages and images.

    Technologies

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    X-TAPER HEADTUBE

    Our X-Tapered headtube offers the space for a tapered fork to be fitted. Tapered forks offer superb stiffness and precise and deliver confidence-inspiring steering.

    X-TAPER HEADTUBE
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    SMOOTH WELDING

    Sometimes called ‘double pass welding’, a second pass over the weld gives a clean organic look to the frame. At first glance, you will be convinced it is carbon.

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    INTERNAL CABLE ROUTING

    Cables are routed through the frame, entering and exiting through smooth sockets. The bike looks neat, whilst the cables are protected from moisture and dirt.

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    DOWN TUBE EXIT

    Ensures that internally routed cables and wires can’t move freely and remain easily accessible for servicing.

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    RACELITE 61 ALUMINIUM

    We use a minimum of 6061 aluminium. The pay back is that it’s possible to make lighter and more advanced frames. We use an additional heat treatment and double-butted wall thicknesses to produce light and stiff frames.

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    TFS - TECHNO FORMING SYSTEM

    Technoforming is a mechanical forming process, shaping the tubes by using negative moulds, at times combined with an internal metal core. 

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    F-MOUNT

    ‘F-Mount’ equipped bikes have integrated fittings for mud guards (some bikes require model specific mud guards), making fitting fast and simple.

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    K-MOUNT

    Integrated mount on the chainstay to fit a MERIDA kickstand (or any commercial kickstand).

    K-MOUNT
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    C-MOUNT

    ‘C-Mount’ equipped bikes have the fixing points for a rear rack already integrated (some bikes require model specific rear rack), making fitting fast, simple and reliable.