Cervelo r5 vs Cervelo s3

Discuss light weight issues concerning road bikes & parts.
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by Balti

Ando detras de comprar un cuadro nuevo.
Dudo entre el R5 y el S3.
Cual me recomendais??

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by Mr.Gib


The weight of course but also I don't like the tire clearance on any of the S models.
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by IchDien

Didn't they just update the s5 to 25mm clearance?

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by justkeepedaling

All s series can fit 25c now afaik

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by Svetty

A small tyre/frame gap is designed into the S series to minimise drag - a large clearance would negate this and partially defeat the purpose of the frame......

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