An aluminum frame gravel bike with upper mid-range components and mechanical disc brakes, priced at the low end of the Topstone model range.
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|Groupset||microSHIFT Advent X|
1 × 10 — 10 speed
The Topstone 4 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.
The Topstone 4 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.
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June 29, 2020
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.
Overall, the Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty 3 is a fun bike. Yes, a tad on the heavy side, but with some slight changes could be made lighter. Topstone Carbon Lefty 3...
Great fun to take almost anywhere off-road, but lacks overall versatility that defines a true gravel bike
Cannondale’s radical-design gravel ebike opens up new possibilities
Fast, light gravel ripper with top-notch equipment and useful suspension tech
Tons of fun - though we'd like a little more tyre clearance for techy trails, please
The Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty gives them an efficient "full suspension" gravel bike, complete with all-new, 2nd gen Lefty Oliver suspension fork!
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 […]
5'0" – 5'5"
5'4" – 5'10"
5'7" – 6'1"
5'10" – 6'4"
6'3" – 6'8"
SmartForm C2 Alloy, 12x142 thru-axle, tapered headtube, flat mount disc, StraightShot internal cable routing, multiple gear/bottle mounts
Colors: Black Magic; Alpine
BallisTec Full Carbon, 1-1/8" to 1-1/4" steerer, 55mm OutFront offset, flat mount disc, internal routing, 12x100 thru axle
Cartridge, square taper
Integrated, 1-1/8" - 1-1/4"
Cannondale 3, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 7°
Cannondale 3, butted 6061 alloy, 16 deg flare drop
Cannondale Stage CX
Cannondale 4, 6061 Alloy, 27.2 x 350mm
Cannondale Bar Tape, 3.5mm
microSHIFT Advent X
microSHIFT Advent X, 10-speed
microSHIFT, 11-48T, 10-speed
KMC X10, 10-speed
Promax Render R mechanical disc, 160/160mm rotors
microSHIFT Advent X
RD 2.0, 28h
Stainless Steel, 14g
Formula alloy, 12x100mm
Formula alloy, 12x142mm
WTB Riddler Comp, 700 x 37c