It’s right for you if…
You may be new to the road bike scene, but you know you’ve found your home. You want a dependable, lightweight race bike for longer, faster rides, and want a high-end ride quality at a great value.
The tech you get
A lightweight 300 Series Alpha Aluminum with shaped tubes and Invisible Weld Technology, an Émonda SL carbon fork that absorbs vibration from the road, internal cable routing in both the frame and fork, a carbon seatpost, powerful direct mount rim brakes, Bontrager Affinity Tubeless Ready wheels, and a full 2×11 Shimano 105 drivetrain for precise and dependable shifting.
The final word
It’s both a great starting point for new riders and fully capable of seriously competitive group rides. Émonda ALR 5 is a lightweight aluminum ride at an amazing value, with a dependable Shimano drivetrain that will hold up for thousands of fast miles.
Why you’ll love it
- Carbon looks and handling, alloy price point: Invisible Weld Technology and shaped tubes for sleek looks, light weight, and incredible handling
- It climbs fast, corners on rails, and descends with confidence
- It shares the geometry of our highest-end carbon Émonda race bikes, and it gives you a ride quality that stands up in every way to far more expensive carbon bikes
- Internal cable routing extends the life of your cables and adds to the bike’s sleek look