SpecsFrameOrso steel, flat mount disc, thru axle, compatible with 42mm tire, mudguard and rear carrier readyForkBianchi Alu/Carbon 1.4" - 1.1/8", flat mount disc, thru axleHeadsetFsa NO.11 / BianchiAxlesFront: 100 x 12mm
Rear: 142 x 12mmWheels/RimsReparto Corse CDX22 disc, tubeless readyHubsFront: Formula CL-712
Rear Formula RXC-142STiresKenda Flintridge 700x40CranksetShimano 105 Hollowtech IIChainrings50x34TBottom BracketShimano BB-RS500ChainKMC X11Front DerailleurShimano 105Rear DerailleurShimano 105 11SpCassette/Rear CogsShimano 105 11-32TShiftersShimano 105 11sp for hydraulic disc brakeHandlebarsBianchi AlloyTape/GripsBianchi LogoStemBianchi 3D Forged AlloyBrakesShimano RS505 flat mount, hydraulic disc brake
Shimano RT70 Center Lock rotors with Ice Technology 160mmSaddleWTB Speed V Sport SESeat PostBianchi Alloy 27.2mm
The all-new Orso was designed for the rider who is ready to tackle the greatest variety of rides from commuting to centuries, long distance touring to backroad bikepacking, and every potential adventure in-between.
The Orso is the logical evolution of the legendary Volpe that pioneered the All Road / Adventure category over 30 years ago. It remains true to the smooth and stable ride that Bianchi’s own Chromolite steel is known for. It extends the Volpe’s versatility by adding larger tire clearance, frame bosses for more racks and cages, and the latest in disc brake technology.
The Orso’s geometry is neither road bike nor cyclocross bike – it delivers the best of both styles. Bianchi achieves this by smartly designing the Orso frame geometry to be “long and low” for greater stability on rough surfaces.
The Orso's taller, tapered head tube features a slightly slackened angle to offer responsive and stable steering while providing relief to the rider's shoulders. This is especial