UPDATE: Kyle Strait qualified 3rd in Dual Slalom on these wheels today. Racing in a few hours.
Novatec debuted their new Factor Carbon wheel at Sea Otter this weekend. Past Sea Otter Dual Slalom winner and all around beefcake, Kyle Strait, will be racing slalom on them in a matter of hours.
The tubeless ready rims feature a 23mm internal width, 13mm height and uni-directional carbon lay up for maximum stiffness. The Novatec hubs feature 240 points of engagement and a 4-in-1 axle system for various all contemporary axle sizes. Fall availability is the word on the street and they'll be available in 26, 27.5 and 29-inch sizes.