2021 Giant TCR Advanced Pro 1 Disc

A carbon frame race bike with high-end components and hydraulic disc brakes, priced near the middle of the TCR Advanced model range.

2021 Giant TCR Advanced Pro 1 Disc
MSRP$4,700
Weight16.5 lbs
FrameCarbon
ForkCarbon
Wheels700c Carbon
Drivetrain2 × 11
GroupsetUltegra

Power MeterIntegrated
BrakesHydraulic Disc
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Gearing

2 × 11 — 22 speed

TCR Advanced Pro 1 Disc

41 mph

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40 mph

The TCR Advanced Pro 1 Disc is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the TCR Advanced Pro 1 Disc while riding downhill or sprinting.


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BikeRadar
Giant TCR Advanced Pro 1 Disc (2021) review

Warren Rossiter

Fully-loaded spec for Giant’s racing legend and our Performance Bike of the Year

  • Stunning looks
  • Ride and handling
  • Superb wheels
  • Being picky, I’d like 28mm tyres

May 2021Read Full Review 

Cycling Tips
2021 Giant TCR Advanced Pro 1 Disc review: detail-driven and race-ready - CyclingTips

Dave Rome

There's a whole lot of value (and plenty to love) in this mid-tier racer.

  • Well-rounded attitude and ride quality, low weight, simple servicing, included power meter, wheelset quality, new Fleet saddle, a lot of bike for the money.
  • Reach (including stock stem) on the long side, some flex in front-centre of frame, compatibility issues of hookless rims, thru-axle handle rattles, press-fit bottom bracket (although Giant do theirs with great tolerances).

January 2021Read Full Review 

Canadian Cycling Magazine
Review: Giant TCR Advanced Pro 0 Disc

Matthew Pioro

A three-way battle between lightness, stiffness and aerodynamics produces a finely balanced machine

December 2020Read Full Review 

Road Bike Action
BIKE TEST: 2021 GIANT TCR ADVANCED PRO SL 0 DISC

Vicky

NINE GENERATIONS LATER

November 2020Read Full Review 

road.cc
Giant TCR Advanced Pro 1 Disc 2021

Mat Brett

Exceptional all-round performance and well worth the money

  • Manoeuvrable
  • Lively
  • Strong all-round package
  • Partly external cables

October 2020Read Full Review 

Cycling Weekly
Giant TCR Advanced Pro Disc 1

Vern Pitt

We tested out the Ultegra equipped TCR Advanced Pro Disc 1, and held it in higher regard than the pricier TCR SL

  • Lighter than much of the competition
  • Great value wheelset
  • Excellent handling
  • External cable routing
  • Lack of aftermarket stems
  • Saddle may not be for everyone

August 2020Read Full Review 

Bicycling
Giant’s Newest TCR Advanced Is Understated, Elegant, and Fast as Hell

The ninth generation of this all-purpose road racing bike is lighter, stiffer, and more aerodynamic than its predecessor.

April 2020Read Full Review 

Cyclist
Giant TCR Advanced Pro 1 Disc review

Joe Robinson

A performance bike built for all conditions and offers great value for money

  • Light
  • Fast
  • Integrated power meter
  • Good value for money
  • Tubeless setup
  • None

April 2020Read Full Review 


Geometry

Sizing
XS

5'1" – 5'7"

SM

5'4" – 5'9"

MD

5'7" – 6'0"

MD/LG

5'9" – 6'2"

LG

6'0" – 6'4"

XL

6'2" – 6'7"


Specs
Build
Frame

Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

BB StandardBB86/BB92, press-fit

ColorMatte Rosewood / Matte Carbon / Gloss Unicorn White

Fork

Advanced-Grade Composite, full-composite OverDrive 2 steerer, disc

Rear Shock

N/A

Bottom Bracket

Shimano, press fit

Stem

Giant Contact SL

Handlebar

Giant Contact SL

Saddle

Giant Fleet SL, composite base, SST rails, UniClip accessory mount

Seatpost

Giant Variant, composite

Pedals

N/A

Groupset
Rear Derailleur

Shimano Ultegra

Front Derailleur

Shimano Ultegra

Crank

Shimano Ultegra, 36/52with Giant PowerPro power meter

Power Meter

Shimano Ultegra, 36/52with Giant PowerPro power meter

Shifters

Shimano Ultegra

Cassette

Shimano Ultegra, 11-speed, 11x30

Chain

KMC X11SL-1

Brakes

Shimano Ultegra hydraulic (F:160mm, R:140mm)

Brake Levers

Shimano Ultegra hydraulic

Wheels
Rims

Giant SLR-1 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 42mm

Spokes

Giant SLR-1 WheelSystem, DBL technology

Front Hub

Giant SLR-1 Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

Rear Hub

Giant SLR-1 Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

Tires

Giant Gavia Course 1, tubeless, 700x25c, folding

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