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No. The Tour De France currently has an average speed of about 40km/h, fasted speeds are a team time trial, about 58km/h over 25km. (Wikipedia), average cyclist would be with 1/2 those speeds, average person probably half again. These speeds, while impressive, are well below what I would consider "highway speeds", and the bikes they rode , while expensive ...


New 105 5800 crankset is compatible with older components, according to numerous posts in this thread. Yes, you can use the same cassette. Even if you use short cage rear derailleur now, it should have enough capacity for 28 teeth sprocket. 11 speed Shimano chains have the same internal width, so these should be compatible with older 10 speed systems. ...

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