2019 Cannondale Althea 3

Modest component level aluminum frame fitness bike

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2019 Cannondale Althea 3
  • MSRP $685
  • Suspension Hardtail
  • Front Travel 50mm
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Wheels 700c Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 3 × 8
  • Groupset 
    Shimano Acera
Gearing

3 × 8 — 24 speed

2019 Cannondale Althea 3
34 mph
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31 mph

The 2019 Althea 3 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the 2019 Althea 3 while riding downhill or sprinting.

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Geometry
Build
FrameAlthea, SmartForm C2 Alloy, SAVE, 1-1/2" to 1-1/8" tapered head tube
ForkSR Suntour NEX w/ lockout, 50mm, 1-1/8" steerer (S, M) / SR Suntour M3030, Lockout, 63mm, 1-1/8" steerer (XS only)
Bottom BracketTange Cartridge
HeadsetVP Si 1-1/2"- 1-1/8"
StemCannondale C3, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 12°
HandlebarCannondale C4, 6061 double-butted, 12mm rise, 660mm
SaddleCannondale Women's CX Ergo
SeatpostAlloy Micro Adjust
PedalsCannondale Fitness Reinforced Composite
GripsCannondale Ergo Performance Women's, Lock-on
Components
Front DerailleurShimano Altus 31.8 clamp
Rear DerailleurShimano Acera
ShiftersShimano M310 Rapidfire Plus, 3x8
CrankSR Suntour XCE, 48/38/28
CassetteSunrace 11-32, 8-speed
ChainKMC Z8.1, 8-speed
BrakesTektro M285 hydro disc, 160/160mm
Brake LeversTektro M285 hydro disc
Wheels
RimsDC 3.0, double wall w/eyelet, 32h
SpokesStainless Steel, 14g
Front HubAlloy Disc, sealed, loose ball bearings, QR, 32h
Rear HubAlloy Disc, sealed, loose ball bearings, QR, 32h
TiresKenda Happy Medium, 700 x 35c (S, M) / Schwalbe G-One, 650 x 38c (XS only)
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