Émonda SL 5 Disc is lightweight carbon road bike with a balanced ride quality, superior handling characteristics, and the added benefit of hydraulic disc brakes for all-weather stopping power. It's a great choice for century rides on hilly terrain, big climbs, and speedy descents.
It's right for you if...
You want the performance of a lightweight carbon bike at a great value. You're a new racer or dedicated road rider looking to upgrade from an aluminum bike, and you want dependable parts, confident stopping power, and the weight savings and ride quality of an OCLV Carbon frame.
The tech you get
A lightweight 500 Series OCLV Carbon frame and fork, with a full Shimano 105 11-speed drivetrain, powerful flat-mount Shimano hydraulic disc brakes, a Ride Tuned seatmast cap, internal cable routing for clean looks, and Bontrager Tubeless Ready wheels.
The final word
The lightweight Émonda SL 5 Disc climbs with the best of them and delivers all the stopping power and control you'll need for big descents. The hydraulic disc brake upgrade and reliable drivetrain make it a great choice for your first carbon road bike.
Why you'll love it
- You get a lot for your dollar: Émonda SL 5 Disc is light, fast, fun to ride, and ready to race
- It makes the perfect high-value upgrade from an aluminum road bike
- Hydraulic disc brakes give you stopping power and control in any weather, on any road
- Like every Émonda, it's built to be the lightest and fastest in its class and backed by our lifetime warranty
|Frame||Ultralight 500 Series OCLV Carbon, Ride Tuned performance tube optimization, tapered head tube, internal routing, Ride Tuned seatmast, DuoTrap S compatible, flat mount disc|
|Fork||Émonda SL full carbon, tapered carbon steerer, internal brake routing, flat mount disc|
|Headset||FSA Integrated, sealed cartridge bearing, 1-1/8'' top, 1.5'' bottom|
Front: 12 x 100mm
Rear: 12 x 142mm
|Rims/Wheels||Bontrager Affinity Disc, Tubeless Ready, 24-hole, 21mm width, presta valve|
|Hubs||Bontrager alloy, sealed bearing, centerlock disc|
|Tires||Bontrager R1 Hard-Case Lite, wire bead, 60 tpi, 700 x 28c|
|Crankset||Shimano 105 R7000|
|Chain||Shimano 105 HG601, 11 speed|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano 105 R7000, braze-on|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano 105 R7000, short cage, 30T max cog|
|Cassette/Rear Cogs||Shimano 105 R7000, 11-28,11 speed|
Sizes 47 – 52: Shimano 105 R7025, short-reach lever, 11 speed
Sizes 54 – 64: Shimano 105 R7020, 11 speed
|Handlebars||Bontrager Comp VR-C, alloy, 31.8mm, 100mm reach, 124mm drop|
|Tape/Grips||Bontrager Supertack Perf tape|
|Stem||Bontrager Elite, 31.8mm clamp, Blendr compatible, 7 degree|
|Brakes||Shimano 105 hydraulic disc|
|Saddle||Bontrager Montrose Comp, steel rails, 138mm width|
|Seat Post||Bontrager Ride Tuned seatmast cap, 10mm offset|
* Subject to change without notice.