About Giant Defy Advanced Pro 1 2018
This lightweight Advanced grade composite frame delivers the perfect blend of stiffness and compliance. It's engineered with endurance geometry, giving you a smooth ride quality that minimises fatigue on your longest, hardest rides. Integrated flat-mount disc brake technology with 12mm thru-axles front and rear gives you added control on rough roads in all types of weather. The vibration damping D-Fuse seatpost absorbs road vibrations to give you an even smoother, quieter ride without adding any weight.
Advanced grade composite frame construction for the ultimate balance of weight and stiffness.
Advanced grade full composite fork for light weight and pinpoint steering.
OverDrive 2 steerer tube system for steering stiffness.
Compact Road Design for lighter overall weight and greater stiffness.
PowerCore bottom bracket for pedalling efficiency.
MegaDrive downtube connects the massive headtube and bottom bracket for superior frame stiffness among endurance competitors.
D-Fuse composite seatpost offers compliance, light weight and adjustability.
Flat-mount disc brake integration for superior control and aesthetics.
Front (12x100mm) and rear (12x142mm) thru-axle technology for superior disc brake alignment and system stiffness.
Giant Tubeless System combines SLR WheelSystem and Gavia tyres to deliver seamless tubeless performance with superior efficiency, ride quality and durability.
RideSense integrated wireless data transmitter seamlessly communicates vital ride data to modern cycling computers.
Key Performance Factors
Seamless disc brake integration and confident endurance geometry offer pinpoint control for unpredictable road and weather conditions.
Advanced grade composite technology with superior engineering and manufacturing deliver an ultralight frameset for uncompromised performance.
With OverDrive 2, MegaDrive and PowerCore technologies, Defy offers superior stiffness compared to endurance road competitors.
Through specific composite layup and tube shaping, Defy's frameset is engineered for compliance without any need for decouplers or rubber inserts.
Founded in 1972 by craftsmen and engineers with one goal: to create a better cycling experience for people around the world by following their three guiding principles: craftsmanship, innovation and inspiration. Giant are a market leader in the bicycle industry, using their innovative manufacturing capabilities to produce quality, lightweight products at an affordable price. They are recognised as the world’s largest bicycle manufacturer.