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(The Gear Loop) - Scott has announced its latest line of road cycling apparel, that is claims has been conceived to offer low-weight, maximum comfort and peak performance.

The new range consists of both Ultimate and Premium, with the former "representing a whole new standard of high-performance cycling apparel and equipment".

Some of this select line-up of exclusive jerseys, bib shorts, helmets and shoes features Graphene Yarn Technology for the first time, which is said to be an "exceptionally thermoregulating and aerodynamic" fabric.

Accessory highlights include the Road RC Ultimate Shoes, which feature a Carbitex and textile mesh for added breathability and HMX carbon fibres provide stiffness and reduce weight. A Cadence Plus helmet has also been thoroughly redesigned for increased aerodynamic performance, while MIPS technology also features.

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If being at the absolute cutting edge of cycling performance isn’t 100 per cent your thing, Scott has also unveiled its RC Premium Road Collection, which is lightweight, breathable and stylish for those putting in the hard miles.

According to Scott, the RC premium products are "made for climbers on the Addict RC bike, (and) provide extremely lightweight and breathable products that keep riders fast right to the finish line".

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It’s all available on the Scott Sports website.

Writing by Leon Poultney.