2020 Giant Defy Advanced 2

Upper mid-range component level carbon frame general-road bike

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2020 Giant Defy Advanced 2
  • MSRP $2,450
  • Frame Carbon
  • Fork Carbon
  • Wheels 700c
  • Drivetrain 2 × 11
  • Groupset 
    Shimano 105
  • Brakes Hydraulic Disc

Gearing

2 × 11 — 22 speed

2020 Giant Defy Advanced 2
36 mph
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37 mph

The 2020 Defy Advanced 2 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2020 Defy Advanced 2 is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding downhill.

Estimated Spec Level
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Geometry
Build
FrameAdvanced-Grade Composite, disc
ForkAdvanced-Grade Composite, full-composite OverDrive steerer, disc
Rear ShockN/A
Bottom BracketShimano, press fit
StemGiant Contact
HandlebarGiant Contact SL D-Fuse
SaddleContact (neutral)
SeatpostGiant D-Fuse, composite
Pedals
Components
Front DerailleurShimano 105
Rear DerailleurShimano 105
ShiftersShimano 105
CrankShimano FC-R510, 34/50
CassetteShimano 105, 11x34
ChainKMC X11EL-1
BrakesShimano 105 hydraulic
Brake LeversShimano 105
Wheels
RimsGiant P-R2 Disc wheelset
SpokesGiant P-R2 Disc wheelset
Front HubGiant P-R2 Disc wheelset, 12mm thru-axle
Rear HubGiant P-R2 Disc wheelset, 12mm thru-axle
TiresGiant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32, folding

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