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    2022 Giant Defy, Advanced 3
    2022 Giant Defy, Advanced 2
    2022 Giant Defy, Advanced Pro 3
    2022 Giant Defy, Advanced 1
    2022 Giant Defy Advanced Pro, 2 Ultegra
    2022 Giant Defy, Advanced 0
    2022 Giant Defy Advanced, Pro 2 AX
    2022 Giant Defy, Advanced Pro 1
    2022 Giant Defy Advanced Pro 0
    MSRP($2,391)$2,800($3,363)$3,650($3,961)$4,100$4,800$6,500($9,241)
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    FrameCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbon
    ForkCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbon
    WheelsAluminumAluminumCarbonAluminumCarbonAluminumCarbonCarbonCarbon
    Wheel Size700c700c700c700c700c700c700c700c700c
    Clearance35c35c35c35c35c35c35c35c35c
    BrakesHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic Disc
    GroupsetTiagra, FSA105, Shimano105GRX 800, UltegraGRX 800, UltegraRival eTapRival eTapUltegra Di2RED eTap
    Drivetrain2 × 102 × 112 × 112 × 112 × 112 × 12 Electronic2 × 12 Electronic2 × 12 Electronic2 × 12 Electronic
    Power MeterNoneNoneNoneNoneNoneNoneNoneNoneRed AXS
    SeatpostRigidRigidRigidRigidRigidRigidRigidRigidRigid
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    Spec Level

    Based on build material and quality level of the frame, fork, wheelset, groupset, suspension system, and more. Learn more »

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    Defy, Advanced 3
    Defy, Advanced 2
    Defy, Advanced Pro 3
    Defy, Advanced 1
    Defy Advanced Pro, 2 Ultegra
    Defy, Advanced 0
    Defy Advanced, Pro 2 AX
    Defy, Advanced Pro 1
    Defy Advanced Pro 0

    Gear Range

    Giant Defy, Advanced 3

    39 mph

    Giant Defy, Advanced 2

    39 mph

    Giant Defy, Advanced Pro 3

    39 mph

    Giant Defy, Advanced 1

    39 mph

    Giant Defy Advanced Pro, 2 Ultegra

    39 mph

    Giant Defy, Advanced 0

    40 mph

    Giant Defy Advanced, Pro 2 AX

    40 mph

    Giant Defy, Advanced Pro 1

    39 mph

    Giant Defy Advanced Pro 0

    40 mph

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    Geometry

    Specs
    Frame

    Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

    Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

    Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

    Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

    Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

    Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

    Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

    Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

    Advanced-Grade Composite, disc

    Fork

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Rear Shock

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    Bottom Bracket

    Shimano, press fit **some bikes may be substituted: FSA BB-AL86, press fit

    Shimano, press fit

    Shimano, press fit

    Shimano, press fit

    SRAM DUB, press fit

    SRAM DUB, press fit

    SRAM DUB, press fit

    Shimano, press fit

    SRAM DUB, press fit

    Stem

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Giant Contact SL S:90mm, M:100mm, M/L:110mm, L:110mm

    Handlebar

    Giant Contact SL D-Fuse XS:40cm, S:40cm, M:42cm, M/L:42cm, L:44cm, XL:44cm

    Giant Contact SL D-Fuse XS:40cm, S:40cm, M:42cm, M/L:42cm, L:44cm, XL:44cm

    Giant Contact SL D-Fuse XS:40cm, S:40cm, M:42cm, M/L:42cm, L:44cm, XL:44cm

    Giant Contact SL D-Fuse XS:40cm, S:40cm, M:42cm, M/L:42cm, L:44cm, XL:44cm

    Giant Contact SL D-Fuse XS:40cm, S:40cm, M:42cm, M/L:42cm, L:44cm, XL:44cm

    Giant Contact SL D-Fuse XS:40cm, S:40cm, M:42cm, M/L:42cm, L:44cm, XL:44cm

    Giant Contact SL D-Fuse XS:40cm, S:40cm, M:42cm, M/L:42cm, L:44cm, XL:44cm

    Giant Contact SLR D-Fuse XS:40cm, S:40cm, M:42cm, M/L:42cm, L:44cm, XL:44cm

    Giant Contact SLR D-Fuse S:40cm, M:42cm, M/L:42cm, L:44cm

    Saddle

    Giant Approach

    Giant Approach

    Giant Fleet SL

    Giant Approach

    Giant Fleet SL

    Giant Approach

    Giant Fleet SL

    Giant Fleet SL

    Giant Fleet SL

    Seatpost

    Giant D-Fuse, composite, 14mm offset

    Giant D-Fuse, composite, 14mm offset

    Giant D-Fuse SL, composite, 16mm offset

    Giant D-Fuse, composite, 14mm offset

    Giant D-Fuse SL, composite, 16mm offset

    Giant D-Fuse, composite, 14mm offset

    Giant D-Fuse SL, composite, 16mm offset

    Giant D-Fuse SLR, composite, -5/+15mm offset

    Giant D-Fuse SLR, composite, -5/+15mm offset

    Pedals

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    N/A

    Grips

    Stratus Lite 3.0

    Stratus Lite 3.0

    Stratus Lite 3.0

    Stratus Lite 3.0

    Stratus Lite 3.0

    Stratus Lite 3.0

    Stratus Lite 3.0

    Stratus Lite 3.0

    Stratus Lite 3.0

    Groupset
    Rear Derailleur

    Shimano Tiagra

    Shimano 105

    Shimano 105

    Shimano GRX RX-810

    Shimano GRX RX-810

    SRAM Rival eTap AXS

    SRAM Rival eTap AXS

    Shimano Ultegra Di2

    SRAM RED eTap AXS max 36T

    Front Derailleur

    Shimano Tiagra

    Shimano 105

    Shimano 105

    Shimano Ultegra

    Shimano Ultegra

    SRAM Rival eTap AXS

    SRAM Rival eTap AXS

    Shimano Ultegra Di2

    SRAM RED eTap AXS

    Crank

    Shimano Tiagra, 34/50 **some bikes may be substituted: FSA Omega Adventure, 34/50 XS:170mm, S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm, XL:175mm

    Shimano FC-R510, 34/50 XS:170mm, S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm, XL:175mm

    Shimano 105, 34/50 XS:170mm, S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm, XL:175mm

    Shimano FC-RS510, 34/50 XS:170mm, S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm, XL:175mm

    Shimano Ultegra, 34/50 XS:170mm, S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm, XL:175mm

    SRAM Rival D1 DUB, 33/46 XS:170mm, S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm, XL:175mm

    SRAM Rival D1 DUB, 33/46 XS:170mm, S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm, XL:175mm

    Shimano Ultegra, 34/50 XS:170mm, S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm, XL:175mm

    SRAM RED D1 DUB, 33/46 with Quarq DZero power meter S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm

    Power Meter

    SRAM RED D1 DUB, 33/46 with Quarq DZero power meter S:170mm, M:172.5mm, M/L:172.5mm, L:175mm

    Shifters

    Shimano Tiagra

    Shimano 105

    Shimano 105

    Shimano Ultegra

    Shimano Ultegra

    SRAM Rival eTap AXS

    SRAM Rival eTap AXS

    Shimano Ultegra Di2

    SRAM RED eTap AXS 2x12

    Cassette

    Shimano Tiagra, 11x34

    Shimano 105, 11x34

    Shimano 105, 11x34

    Shimano Ultegra, 11x34

    Shimano Ultegra, 11-speed, 11x34

    SRAM Rival, 12-speed, 10x36

    SRAM Rival, 12-speed, 10x36

    Shimano Ultegra, 12-speed, 11x34

    SRAM RED, 12-speed, 10x33

    Chain

    KMC X10-1

    KMC X11EL-1

    KMC X11SL-1

    KMC X11EL-1

    KMC X11SL-1

    SRAM Rival D1

    SRAM Rival D1

    Shimano Ultegra

    SRAM RED D1

    Brakes

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

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

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

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

    Shimano Ultegra hydraulic, Shimano rotors [F]160mm, [R]140mm

    SRAM Rival eTap AXS hydraulic, Giant MPH rotors [F]160mm, [R]140mm

    SRAM Rival eTap AXS hydraulic, SRAM PaceLine rotors [F]160mm, [R]140mm

    Shimano Ultegra Di2 hydraulic, Shimano RT-MT800 rotors [F]160mm, [R]140mm

    SRAM RED eTap AXS hydraulic, SRAM CenterLine XR rotors [F]160mm, [R]140mm

    Brake Levers

    Shimano Tiagra

    Shimano 105

    Shimano 105 hydraulic

    Shimano Ultegra hydraulic

    Shimano Ultegra

    SRAM Rival eTap AXS hydraulic

    SRAM Rival eTap AXS hydraulic

    Shimano Ultegra Di2

    SRAM RED eTap AXS hydraulic

    Wheels
    Rims

    Giant S-R2 Disc wheelset

    Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem

    Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem

    Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem

    Giant SLR 1 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem

    Giant SLR 1 36 Carbon Disc Hookless WheelSystem (22mm inner rim width)

    Spokes

    Giant S-R2 Disc wheelset

    Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem

    Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem

    Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem

    Giant SLR 1 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem

    Giant SLR 1 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem

    Front Hub

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

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

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

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

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

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

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

    Giant SLR 1 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

    Giant SLR 1 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

    Rear Hub

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

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

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

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

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

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

    Giant SLR 2 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

    Giant SLR 1 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

    Giant SLR 1 36 Carbon Disc WheelSystem, 12mm thru-axle

    Tires

    Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c (33.5mm), folding

    Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c (33.5mm), folding

    Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c (33.5mm), folding

    Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c (33.5mm), folding

    Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c (33.5mm), folding

    Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c (33.5mm), folding

    Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c (33.5mm), folding

    Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c (33.5mm), folding

    Giant Gavia Fondo 0, tubeless, 700x32c (effective width 33.5mm), folding