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New Race Proven Merida Reacto and Scultura bikes now in stock!

World Tour winning technology combined with unrivalled value for money.

The new Merida Reacto and Scultura are the bikes which propelled Team Bahrain Victorious to two World Tour race wins within 30 mins of each other recently. Team Bahrain Victorious rider Phil Bauhaus was the fastest in a bunch sprint that decided stage 3 of Tirreno Adriatico, and shortly after, Santiago Buitrago celebrated an emphatic solo win at the 4th stage of Paris-Nice, both aboard their team Merida Reactos.

For the 2024 season the team will be riding the 2024 Merida Reacto and 2024 Merida Scultura. With an obvious focus on all out performance, the team will be predominantly utilising the Reacto. The Reacto is Merida’s award-winning aero bike, a leader in it’s class, which is praised by the press for being “astonishingly comfortable” (Design & Innovation Award 2018), “fast and responsive… an absolute peach” (Road CC).

When stages are longer and the strategic focus in on minimising fatigue whilst maximising comfort and endurance the team will move to the Scultura platform, featuring the same race-proven geometry as the aero specialist, the Reacto, but equipped with a lightweight, comfort focused CF3 frame which offers impressive climbing performance, razor-sharp handling, aerodynamic efficiency combined with class leading compliance.



MERIDA REACTO 9000 – £7,000

The Reacto 9000 offers top level components paired with the award-winning Reacto frame to make the perfect recipe for this top-level aero bike. Racing is in its blood. But don’t just pigeon hole it as a dedicated racer, it’s just as capable in showing off on extended club rides and fast and furious chain gang sessions.

Outstanding acceleration and power transfer paired with low weight, impressive aerodynamics, perfect cable integration, and remarkable aero bike comfort set the Reacto 9000 apart from the competiton. Racing, long-distance rides or challenging club outings, the Reacto 9000 will take your riding to the next level!

The latest version of the Reacto took the cycling press by storm. A long string of test wins, perfect scores and awards confirm Merida’s  successful combination of their race-proven DNA of the previous model with the latest trends and technologies. Cycling Weekly calls it ‘without doubt one of the most complete bikes available on the market’.

From serious racer to the ambitious road rider, the Reacto is a great bike for many riders. Its outstanding aerodynamic performance, reduced weight, sharp handling and super quick acceleration makes it the perfect bike for criterium racers and sprinters. At the same time, the class-leading comfort gives it the ability to play out its aerodynamic advantage on the rougher tarmac of your favourite training ride.

Reacto 9000 Highlights

  • Super-light CF5 carbon aero frame (approx. 950 g – in size M)
  • SRAM Force eTap AXS wireless 12-speed groupset
  • Merida Team SL 1P one-piece cockpit
  • Reynolds BL60 PR carbon wheelset with Continental 5000S TR 25 mm tyres
  • Merida S-Flex carbon aero post
  • Disc Cooler technology




MERIDA REACTO 8000 – £4,850

Sharing the same principles as the 9000, having a focus on unadulterated aero road speed. The 8000 is built around the new Ultegra 12-speed groupset and the impressive Reynolds AR60 DB carbon wheelset, the 8000 is one of the top bikes in the Reacto line-up. It loves to be raced hard but equally enjoys challenging your fellow riders on the ups, the downs and the flats.

It’s cutting edge frame features like our Wire Port cable integration for a clean look and outstanding aerodynamics and our Disc Cooler technology for reliable braking performance even on the longest of descents that give the Reacto 8000 the edge. Combined with the beautifully crafted CF3 carbon frame, the 8000 impresses with remarkable acceleration and power transfer, low weight, impressive aerodynamics, perfect cable integration and outstanding aero bike comfort.

Reacto 8000 Highlights

  • Lightweight CF3 carbon aero frame (approx. 1,150 g – in size M)
  • Shimano Ultegra 12-speed Di2 groupset
  • FSA ACR SMR stem/Merida Expert CW handlebar combination
  • Reynolds AR60 DB carbon wheelset with Continental 5000S TR 25 mm tyres
  • MERIDA S-FLEX carbon aero post
  • Disc Cooler technology



MERIDA SCULTURA 8000 – £4,800

Featuring the same race-proven geometry as Merida’s aero specialist, the REACTO, but equipped with a lightweight, comfort-focused CF3 frame, the SCULTURA 8000 combines impressive climbing performance, razor-sharp handling, aerodynamic efficiency and class-leading compliance. A fantastic spec package from Shimano, FSA, Reynolds and Continental, in conjunction with a newly designed frame, give this bike the edge over the competition.

The fifth generation of this lightweight racer marries outstanding handling with improved comfort and an even more aerodynamic chassis. Thanks to incorporating selected aero details from the Reacto, the Scultura is the most aerodynamic version ever. Yet, it remains true to its lightweight, agility and rider comfort focus; in fact it takes these factors to the next level. The Scultura demonstrates outstanding compliance, providing the rider with class-leading riding comfort that will help to keep the body fresh for that final club ride sprint or last gruelling climb on your favourite sportive. The Scultura’s forte is comfort combined with whippet-like acceleration and unrivalled climbing prowess.

With a full carbon CF3 frame, tapered carbon fork, Reynolds carbon wheels and the latest Ultegra 12-speed Di2 groupset is pretty much the perfect combination when you are looking for in a high performing road bike. Built for racing endless challenging training miles.

Scultura 8000 Highlights

  • Lightweight CF3 carbon frame (approx. 997 g – in size M) with race-proven (identical to Reacto) geometry
  • Shimano Ulterga 12-speed Di2 groupset
  • FSA SMR ACR two piece cockpit
  • Merida Expert SL handlebar
  • Reynolds carbon wheelset with Continental 5000S TR 28 mm tyres
  • MERIDA S-FLEX carbon seat post and Disc Cooler technology