The 2018 Giant Defy Advanced Pro 1 is a bike designed and aimed at the endurance/sportive market. It’s frame and forks are put together using Giant’s lightweight Advanced-grade composite carbon, this delivers a bike, which is the perfect combination of stiffness and compliance. Giant have engineered the Defy Advanced Pro 1 using their endurance geometry, giving the bike a smooth ride quality that really minimizes fatigue, even on the longest and hardest of rides. And with the vibration-damping Giant D-Fuse SL carbon seatpost absorbing the road vibrations you get an even smoother, quieter ride without adding any weight. The Advanced Pro 1 comes in in 5 sizes so finding the right one for you isn’t going to be a problem.
On the Advanced Pro 1 you get Shimano’s Ultegra 22 speed drivetrain along with Shimano’s Ultegra Hydraulic brakes system. The Crankset is a compact 50/34 and this is combined with a 11-34 cassette and a KMC chain. This combination should have you covered in every situation. From steep hills and long mountain passes to flying along in a fast moving group. With disc brakes becoming the norm on road bike it’s no surprise to see a bike of this quality and spec with them. The Ultegra Hydraulic disc brakes with Integrated flat-mount disc-brake technology front and rear gives you added control and confidence on any road surface and in all types of weather.
Giant provide the contact points, saddle, stem and bars, via their own Giant Contact SL
The wheels are Giant’s own SLR-1 Disc wheelset these are ultra-light full composite construction that’s been forged through years of innovation and refinement. They have 12mm Thru-Axles and are the pinnacle of on-road stopping power. The tyres Giant Gavia AC1 700x25 folding and they are both clincher and tubeless compatible if that’s the way you want to go.
If you looking for a bike to help you take your adventures further and higher, then the Giant Advanced Pro 1 could be the bike to help get there If you would like to purchase the Giant Defy Advanced Pro 1 or any other road bike please contact our sales team on 01704 835 720 or buy direct on our website www.formbycycles.co.uk