This is a project that got us really thrilled. It was a Cannondale Caad5 R3000 that was in this amazing blue fade when Jonathan first brought it in.

Having been a fan of old Cannondales, Joshua was thrilled to see this frameset in the store. Jonathan had decided to give his american stallion a makeover after seeing Tom's Tarmac being repainted.

Always having a memory of the spectacular scenery at the beach over in Barcelona where he spent a vacation with his girlfriend, he decided on the colourway of his caad5 that best represented how special it is to him.

The end result? A one-off Caad5 for sure! What a romantic guy you are JK!

  • Frameset: Cannondale Caad5 R3000
  • Wheelset: Xentis XBL 4.2
  • Tires: Vittoria Corsa 
  • Groupset: Shimano Ultegra R6800 with Rotor 3D Crank and Oval Chainring
  • Seatpost: Thomson Elite
  • Saddle: Fizik Arione
  • Stem: Thomson Elite X2
  • Handlebar: Zipp

The photo of the sunset on Platja de la Barceloneta from Jonathan and on how he wanted it on the CAAD.

The actual result!

JK's Cannondale Caad5 R5000 Repainted

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