Emonda SL 5 Disc is a lightweight carbon road bike with a balanced ride quality, superior handling characteristics, and the added benefit of free speed thanks to aero tube shaping. It's a great choice for century rides on hilly terrain, windy flats, and speedy descents.
It's right for you if...
You want the performance of a light, fast carbon bike at a great value. You're a new racer or dedicated road rider looking to upgrade from an aluminum bike, and you want dependable parts, confident stopping power, and the weight savings and ride quality of an aerodynamic OCLV Carbon frame.
The tech you get
A lightweight and aerodynamic 500 Series OCLV Carbon frame and fork, a full Shimano 105 11-speed drivetrain, powerful flat-mount Shimano hydraulic disc brakes, internal cable routing for clean looks, and Bontrager Tubeless Ready wheels.
The final word
This light and aerodynamic bike is flat-out fast up climbs and on straightaways. It delivers all the stopping power and control you'll need for big descents. The hydraulic disc brake upgrade and reliable drivetrain make it a great choice for your first carbon road bike.
Why you'll love it
- You get a lot for your dollar: Emonda SL 5 Disc is light, fast, fun to ride, and ready to race
- Aerodynamic tube shaping makes this our fastest Emonda SL platform ever—on flats and climbs alike
- It makes the perfect high-value upgrade from an aluminum road bike
- Hydraulic disc brakes give you stopping power and control in any weather, on any road
- Like every Emonda, it's built to be the lightest and fastest in its class and backed by our lifetime warranty
|Frame||Ultralight 500 Series OCLV Carbon, Ride Tuned performance tube optimization, tapered head tube, internal routing, DuoTrap S compatible, flat mount disc|
|Fork||Emonda SL full carbon, tapered carbon steerer, internal brake routing, flat mount disc|
Front: 100 x 12mm thru-axle
Rear: 142 x 12mm thru-axle
|Rims/Wheels||Bontrager Affinity Disc, Tubeless Ready, 24-hole, 21mm width, presta valve|
|Hubs||Bontrager alloy, sealed bearing, Center Lock, Shimano 11-speed freehub|
|Spokes||14g stainless steel, black|
|Tires||Bontrager R1 Hard-Case Lite, wire bead, 60 TPI, 700c x 28|
|Crankset||Shimano 105 R7000|
|Bottom Bracket||Praxis, T47 threaded, internal bearing|
|Chain||Shimano 105 HG601, 11 speed|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano 105 R7000, braze-on|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano 105 R7000, short cage, 30T max cog|
|Cassette/Rear Cogs||Shimano 105 R7000, 11-30, 11 speed|
|Shifters||Shimano 105, 11 speed|
|Handlebars||Bontrager Comp VR-C, alloy, 31.8mm, 100mm reach, 124mm drop|
|Tape/Grips||Bontrager Supertack Perf tape|
|Stem||Bontrager Elite, 31.8mm, Blendr compatible, 7 degree|
|Brakes||Shimano 105 hydraulic disc, flat mount, w/Shimano SM-RT70, 160mm, Center Lock rotors|
|Saddle||Bontrager P3 Verse, steel rails|
|Seat Post||Bontrager alloy seatmast cap, 10mm offset|
* Subject to change without notice.