Video Review: New HED Vanquish Aero Disc Wheel

Senior editor Chris Foster gives an in-depth look at the new HED Vanquish Aero disc wheel. We'll also discuss why it's time to give disc wheels in general a second chance.

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Gear editor and former pro triathlete Chris Foster takes a close look at the new high-end HED Vanquish Aero disc wheel and takes viewers along on a ride to see how it performs. And even though a $2,700 disc wheel may not be for everybody—we discuss why now is a great time to take another look at disc wheels in general.

With the trickle down of tubeless-ready tech and disc brakes from mountain biking to road biking to tri, the disc wheel should be enjoying a renaissance. In the video, we take a look at why a disc might be the right choice for a wider range of triathletes than ever before—whether it’s the high-end HED Vanquish Aero or something more affordable.

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