Bike Comparison

The CUBE ATTAIN GTC SL, Merida SCULTURA 5000, and Giant TCR Advanced Disc 2, Pro Compact are all carbon frame road bikes with hydraulic disc brakes. The SCULTURA 5000 has better components, while the TCR Advanced Disc 2, Pro Compact has higher gearing. Explore the differences below.

    2022 CUBE ATTAIN GTC SL
    2022 Merida SCULTURA 5000
    2022 Giant TCR Advanced Disc 2, Pro Compact
    MSRP($2,363)($2,558)$3,000
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    CategoryEnduranceRaceRace
    Weight19.2 lbs
    FrameCarbonCarbonCarbon
    ForkCarbonCarbonCarbon
    WheelsAluminumAluminumAluminum
    Wheel Size700c700c700c
    Clearance32c
    BrakesHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic Disc
    GroupsetUltegraUltegra, Shimano105
    Drivetrain2 × 112 × 112 × 11
    SeatpostRigidRigidRigid
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    ATTAIN GTC SL
    SCULTURA 5000
    TCR Advanced Disc 2, Pro Compact

    Gear Range

    CUBE ATTAIN GTC SL

    39 mph

    Merida SCULTURA 5000

    39 mph

    Giant TCR Advanced Disc 2, Pro Compact

    41 mph

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    Geometry

    Specs
    Frame

    GTC Monocoque Twin Mold Technology, Flat Mount Disc, Road Comfort Geometry, AXH, 12x142mm

    SCULTURA CF3 V, material: carbon, 700x30C max. wheelsize, 100x12/ 142x12mm axle standard, Pressfit 86,5

    Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

    Fork

    CUBE CSL Race Disc, Full Carbon, 1 1/8" - 1 1/4" Tapered, Flat Mount, 12x100mm

    SCULTURA CF3 Disc, material: carbon, 700x30C max. wheelsize

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

    Rear Shock

    N/A

    Bottom Bracket

    Shimano SM-BB71-41B, 86mm Pressfit

    BB86/BB92, 86mm, press-fit

    Shimano, press fit

    Headset

    VP, Top Integrated 1 1/8", Bottom Integrated 1 1/4"

    FSA ACR

    Stem

    Newmen Evolution 318.4, 31.8mm

    Giant Contact XS:80mm, S:90mm, M:100mm, M/L:110mm, L:110mm, XL:120mm

    Handlebar

    Newmen Evolution Wing Bar

    MERIDA EXPERT SL, material: aluminium, 380mm(XXS), 400mm (XS-S), 420mm (M), 440mm (L-XL)

    Giant Contact XS:40cm, S:40cm, M:42cm, M/L:42cm, L:44cm, XL:44cm

    Saddle

    Natural Fit Venec

    MERIDA EXPERT SL, V-mount, incl. MERIDA minitool

    Giant Approach

    Seatpost

    Newmen Evolution, 27.2mm

    MERIDA EXPERT CC, 27.2mm diameter, 15mm setback, Carbon

    Giant Variant, composite, -5/+15mm offset

    Pedals

    N/A

    Grips

    Stratus Lite 2.0

    Groupset
    Rear Derailleur

    Shimano Ultegra RD-R8000-DGS, 11-Speed

    Shimano Ultegra, GS

    Shimano 105

    Front Derailleur

    Shimano Ultegra FD-R8000-BM, 31.8mm

    Shimano Ultegra

    Shimano 105

    Crank

    Shimano Ultegra FC-R8000, Hollowtech II, 50x34T, 170mm

    Shimano RS510, 50-34 teeth, 165 mm-XXS/XS, 170 mm-S, 172.5 mm-M, 175 mm-L/XL

    Shimano 105, 36/52 XS:170mm, S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm, XL:175mm

    Shifters

    Shimano Ultegra ST-R8020

    Shimano Ultegra Disc

    Shimano 105

    Cassette

    Shimano CS-R7000, 11-32T

    Shimano CS-R7000, 11-30 teeth, 11 speed

    Shimano 105, 11-speed, 11x30

    Chain

    Shimano CN-HG600-11

    KMC X11

    KMC X11EL-1

    Brakes

    Shimano Ultegra BR-R8070, Hydr. Disc Brake, Flat Mount (160/160)

    Shimano Ultegra, Hydraulic Disc

    Shimano 105 hydraulic, Giant MPH rotors [F]160mm, [R]140mm

    Brake Levers

    Shimano Ultegra

    Shimano 105 hydraulic

    Wheels
    Rims

    Fulcrum Racing 77 DB

    MERIDA EXPERT SL, 17mm inner width, 22mm height, material: aluminium

    Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset

    Spokes

    Double Butted Black stainless

    Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset

    Front Hub

    VP CLK170F, 100x12mm width front hub, 28 spoke holes, Centerlock

    Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset, 12mm thru-axle

    Rear Hub

    VP CLK270R, 142x12mm width rear hub, 28 spoke holes, Centerlock

    Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset, 12mm thru-axle

    Tires

    Conti Grand Sport Race SL, 28-622

    Continental Ultra Sport III, 700x28C, fold

    Giant Course 1, tubeless, 700x25c (28mm), folding

    Disk Rotors

    Shimano RT54, 160mm