2018 Canyon Aeroad CF SLX 9.0

A carbon frame aero bike with ultra high-end components and rim brakes, priced near the middle of the Aeroad model range. Compare the full range

2018 Canyon Aeroad CF SLX 9.0
MSRP$5,799
Weight15.7 lbs
FrameCarbon
ForkCarbon
Wheels700c Carbon
Drivetrain2 × 10
GroupsetDura-Ace

BrakesRim
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Gearing

2 × 10 — 20 speed

Aeroad CF SLX 9.0

41 mph

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Reviews
Cycling Weekly
Canyon Aeroad CF SL 8.0 disc

Symon Lewis

It might be a good few years old now but the Canyon Aeroad CF SL 8.0 disc is still a very good bike despite the aero market upgrading significantly in between

  • Efficient and fast
  • Excellent brakes
  • Comfortable for an aero bike
  • Value
  • Excellent spec
  • Not the fastest aero bike on the market
  • It is longing for an update

December 2019Read Full Review 

Bicycling
Pro-race Performance for Less—the Canyon Aeroad CF SLX Disc 9.0 Di2

Canyon's aero road bike is light enough for the mountains and fast enough to rip through the valleys.

  • Aero frame
  • Integrated handlebar and stem
  • Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 groupset
  • 1.25-inch steer tube limits stem options

July 2019Read Full Review 

Cyclist
Canyon Aeroad CF SLX Disc 9.0 Di2 review

Matthew Page

A classic aero road bike that has lost none of its speed with the addition of discs

  • Neat integrated design
  • Impressive Dura-Ace brakes
  • Fast
  • Responsive feame
  • Deep rims narrow and susceptible to wind
  • Integrated cockpit difficult to fine-tune
  • Non-standard sizing

February 2018Read Full Review 

road.cc
Canyon Aeroad CF SLX Disc 8.0 Di2

David Arthur @davearthur

All the speed and handling of the regular Aeroad but with superior braking

February 2017Read Full Review 

Cycling Tips
Canyon Aeroad CF SLX 9.0 Di2 review

The Aeroad CF SLX is Canyon’s take on an aerodynamic road bike that was overhauled last year. In this review, CTech editor Matt Wikstrom takes a closer look at this model that sits near the top of Canyon’s aero road bike collection. By any measure, Canyon is a success story. The company literally started with a

October 2015Read Full Review 

Road Bike Action
Bike Test: Canyon Aeroad CF SLX 8.0

R BA

The best bike that gets mailed directly to you

August 2015Read Full Review 

BikeRadar
Canyon Aeroad CF SLX 9.0 LTD review

Robin Wilmott

If you’re looking for an extremely focussed aero road race machine that’s amazing value, and you believe that moving rapidly on a bike and a degree of worthy suffering go hand in hand, then the Aeroad may be ideal.

July 2015Read Full Review 


Geometry

Sizing
XXS

5'1" – 5'6"

XS

5'4" – 5'9"

SM

5'7" – 5'11"

MD

5'9" – 6'1"

LG

6'0" – 6'4"

XL

6'2" – 6'6"

XXL

6'4" – 6'9"

🐐 Estimated


Specs
Build
Frame

Canyon Aeroad CF SLX, Frame: Carbon, Geometry: PRO, Trident 2.0 Down Tube, Head Tube Stiffness: 100Nm/°, Bottom Bracket Stiffness: 70N/mm, Direct Mount Brakes, Integrated Seat Clamp, Integrated Cable Routing, Weight: 980 g (M)

BB StandardBB86/BB92, press-fit

Fork

Canyon Aeroblade SLX, Full-carbon fork, Rake Shift for adjustable handling characteristics, 1 1/4" fork shaft, Hollow fork crown

Bottom Bracket

Shimano Pressfit, Press Fit, Small housing for less weight, Improved seal construction, SM-BB92-41B

Headset

Canyon | Acros

Saddle

Fizik Arione R5, Manganese rails, Wing Flex composite glass fibre shell, Mictrotex saddle cover, Weight: 205 g

Seatpost

Canyon S27 Aero VCLS CF, In-house developed Canyon seatpost, Trident 2.0 form for best aerodynamic performance and integration with frame, Adjustable setback (15 mm/-1 mm) thanks to Flip Head mechanism, Length: 330 mm, Compliant with Canyon Category 1 testing

Pedals

none included

Groupset
Rear Derailleur

Shimano Dura-Ace, 11s, 11-speed, Wide link design, Carbon cage: SS, SH RD-9100

Front Derailleur

Shimano Dura-Ace, 11s, 11-speed, SH FD-9100

Crank

Shimano Dura-Ace, 11s, 11-speed, HOLLOWTECH II/HOLLOWGLIDE, SH FC-9100

Shifters

Shimano Dura-Ace, 11s, 11-speed, Enhanced ergonomics, SH ST-9100

Cassette

Shimano Dura-Ace, 11s, Super lightweight aluminium spider, The fifth biggest sprocket made of titanium, Gradation: 11-12-13-14-15-17-19-21-23-25-28Z, SH CS-R9100

Brakes

Shimano Dura-Ace Direct-Mount, SLR EV dual axle system ensures equal braking power through each arm, 10% more braking power, Easy to set up while providing excellent modulation, Snug-fitting direct mount design, SH BR-9110

Brake Levers

Shimano Dura-Ace, 11s, 11-speed, Enhanced ergonomics, SH ST-9100

Wheels
Rims

Mavic Comete Pro Carbon SL UST

Tires

Mavic Yksion Pro UST 25

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