2020 Cannondale Topstone 105

An aluminum frame gravel bike with upper mid-range components and hydraulic disc brakes, priced near the low end of the Topstone model range. Compare the full range

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2020 Cannondale Topstone 105
MSRP$1,750
Weight21.8 lbs
SuspensionRigid
FrameAluminum
ForkCarbon
Wheels700c
Tires37c
Drivetrain2 × 11
Groupset105, FSA
BrakesHydraulic Disc
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Gearing

2 × 11 — 22 speed

Topstone 105

36 mph

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36 mph

The Topstone 105 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The Topstone 105 is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding downhill.


Estimated Spec Level

Based on build material and quality level of the frame, fork, wheelset, groupset, suspension system, and more. Learn more

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Reviews

June 29, 2020

99 Spokes
2020 Cannondale Topstone 105

Cannondale's attention to detail on the Topstone is excellent, and they've made some really interesting design choices to stand out in an increasingly-crowded category. Apparently they've succeeded -- the Topstone 105 has been the third most popular bike on all of 99 Spokes this year.

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May 2020

Bikerumor
Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty (finally) adds next-gen Oliver v2 front suspension

The Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty gives them an efficient "full suspension" gravel bike, complete with all-new, 2nd gen Lefty Oliver suspension fork!

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December 2020

Gran Fondo
Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty 1 review

The Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty 1 promises extra control and comfort thanks to the KingPin system at the rear and the Lefty suspension fork up front.

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December 2020

road.cc
Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty 1

Fast, light gravel ripper with top-notch equipment and useful suspension tech

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April 2020

BikeRadar
Cannondale Topstone Carbon Ultegra RX review

Pivoting gravel specialist

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May 2020

Cycling Tips
Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty review: Suspension makes it better - CyclingTips

The new Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty is basically the same as the standard Topstone Carbon, but now with a suspension fork and a switch to 650b wheels and tires. The changes sound modest on paper but the difference you feel in the saddle is far greater than you might expect, and while that Lefty Oliver […]

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September 2020

Cycling Weekly
Cannondale Topstone Lefty 3

Tons of fun - though we'd like a little more tyre clearance for techy trails, please

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May 2020

Cyclist
Cannondale Topstone Ultegra bike review

A fun off-road machine that ticks all the gravel riding boxes, but the low ratios slow progress on tarmac

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Geometry

Sizing
XS

5'1" – 5'6"

SM

5'4" – 5'9"

MD

5'7" – 5'12"

LG

5'10" – 6'3"

XL

6'0" – 6'5"

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Specs
Build
Frame

SmartForm C2 Alloy, 142x12 thru-axle, tapered headtube, flat mount disc, StraightShot internal cable routing, multiple gear/bottle mounts, 142x12 thru-axle, Tapered headtube, Flat mount disc, StraightShot internal cable routing, Multiple gear/bottle mounts

Fork

Full Carbon, 1-1/8" to 1-1/4" steerer, 55mm OutFront offset, flat mount disc, internal routing, 12x100 thru axle

Rear Shock

none

Bottom Bracket

FSA Omega

Headset

Topstone Si, 25mm Alloy top cap

Stem

Cannondale 3, 6061 alloy, 31.8, 7°

Handlebar

Cannondale 3, butted 6061 alloy, 16 deg flare drop

Saddle

Fabric Scoop Radius Sport, steel rails

Seatpost

Cannondale 3, 6061 Alloy, 27.2 x 350mm

Pedals

Not Included

Grips

Cannondale Grip Bar Tape w/Gel, 3.5mm

Groupset
Rear Derailleur

Shimano 105 GS

Front Derailleur

Shimano 105, 31.8 clamp

Crank

FSA Omega ME alloy, 46/30

Shifters

Shimano 105 hydro disc, 2x11

Cassette

Shimano 105, 11-34, 11-speed

Chain

KMC X11, 11-speed

Brakes

Shimano 105 hydro disc, 160/160mm RT56 rotors

Brake Levers

Shimano 105 hydro disc

Wheels
Rims

WTB ST i23 TCS, 28h, tubeless ready

Spokes

Stainless Steel, 14g

Front Hub

Formula RX-512, 12x100 centerlock

Rear Hub

Formula RX-142, 12x142 centerlock

Tires

WTB Riddler TCS Light, 700 x 37c, tubeless ready

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