Lightweight and Rigid: Scott Addict Frame Weighs Less Than 1 Kg

Used By The Orica-Greenedge And IAM Cycling Teams, The Swiss Brand Studs Are Among The Favorites Of The World’s Top Athletes

One of the first brands to use carbon fibers in bicycle frames, Scott has the solution for amateur and professional athletes who face long and uphill routes: the Addict line.Developed under the HMF, HMX and HMX-SL technology, Scott addict frames are lightweight, stable and weigh less than 1 kg; Fundamental pieces in the performance of each cyclist, either against their opponents or in the quest to overcome their limits.
Lower weight and more rigidity results in better performance. The design of this line developed in Switzerland, meets the highest standards of performance required by Pro Tour athletes.

Board Scott Addict 10 2016

What do I need to know to upgrade to a lighter frame on the bike and get that edge in competitions? Look:


Thinking that a bicycle frame weighs less than 1 kg seems crazy, but it’s true. The lightness of the Addict line – ranges from 690g to 890g – makes all the difference for cyclists who will face longer races or very steep climbs. On the slope, any gain in mass equals the economy of strength. This can make all the difference.

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Alongside Scott Foil, Addict is among the favorites of the best cyclists in the world.Therefore, the models are used by the teams Orica-GreenEDGE and IAM Cycling in the important Pro Tour competitions. The Addict is also quite popular with climbers. By weighing so little and being very rigid, the bike is the main choice among those who have many climbs ahead.

TOP 10 At Paris-Roubaix 2016

Among the top 10 placed in Paris-Roubaix were three models of Scott. Pedaling a Foil, the Australian Mathew Hayman won first place. Under a Scott Solace, the also Australian, Heinrich Haussler finished in sixth place. Representing Latvia, Aleksejs Saramotins was in eighth place after completing the dispute with his Addict. As you can see, the efficiency of Scott’s speeds and athletes is proven on the tracks.


Each frame model has its particularity. For example, Addict tables 10, 20 and 30 are constructed of HMF fibers with approximate weight at 890g and fork 360g. The Team Issue and Premium models with HMX fibers weigh approximately 775g and the 305g fork.The Addict SL (Super Light) is built with HMX-SL fibers weighing about 680g and the 295g fork.

Is It Time For The Long Awaited Upgrade?

The addict chart is an excellent choice. In Brazil, IGP Sports, the official importer of Scott, Topeak and Syncros for more than 20 years, makes available among its store owners the Addict 10 (HMF carbon) frame. An option for those who want to start from CR1 for a lighter frame. The model is available for R $ 11,999.90.