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 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, a full 2x11 Shimano 105 drivetrain, powerful Shimano 105 direct mount rim brakes, a Ride Tuned seatmast cap, internal cable routing for clean looks, and Bontrager Affinity Tubeless Ready wheels.
The final word
If you're going to put money into any part of a bike, invest in the frame. The lightweight Émonda SL 5 can climb with the best, and its precise handling delivers confidence on the road. The ride quality and reliable drivetrain make it a great first carbon road bike or a high-value upgrade.