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The 2021 Giant Contend AR 1 is an aluminum frame endurance bike with upper mid-range components and hydraulic disc brakes.

2021 Giant Contend AR 1
MSRP$1,800
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CategoryEndurance
Weight20.7 lbs
FrameAluminum
ForkCarbon
Wheel Size700c
Wheel MaterialAluminum
Brake TypeHydraulic Disc
Groupset105, Shimano
Drivetrain2 × 11
Gear Range

Giant Contend AR 1

39 mph
SeatpostRigid
Brand Sitegiant-bicycles.com
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Contend AR 1

Geometry

Specs
Frame

ALUXX-Grade Aluminum, disc

Fork

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

Rear Shock

N/A

Bottom Bracket

cartridge

Stem

Giant Contact

Handlebar

Giant D-Fuse SL

Saddle

Giant Approach, UniClip accessory mount

Seatpost

Giant D-Fuse, composite

Groupset
Rear Derailleur

Shimano 105

Front Derailleur

Shimano 105

Crank

Shimano FC-RS510, 34/50

Shifters

Shimano 105

Cassette

Shimano 105, 11-speed, 11x34

Chain

KMC X11EL-1

Brakes

Shimano 105 hydraulic, 160mm

Brake Levers

Shimano 105 hydraulic

Wheels
Rims

Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset

Spokes

Sapim Race

Front Hub

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

Rear Hub

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

Tires

Giant Gavia Fondo 2, 700X32c, tubeless