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.
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.
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.
- 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
Ultralight 300 Series Alpha Aluminum, Invisible Weld Technology, tapered head tube, BB86.5, direct mount rim brakes, internal cable routing, DuoTrap S compatible
Émonda carbon, tapered steerer, direct mount rim brakes
Bontrager Affinity Tubeless Ready
Bontrager R1 Hard-Case Lite, 700x 25c
Max tire size
26c Bontrager tires (with at least 4mm of clearance to frame)
Shimano 105, 11 speed
Shimano 105, braze-on
Shimano 105, 50/34 (compact)
Press Fit BB86.5
Shimano 105, 11-28, 11 speed
Bontrager Montrose Comp, chromoly rails
Bontrager alloy, 2-bolt head, 27.2mm, 8mm offset
Bontrager Comp VR-C, 31.8mm
Bontrager Elite, 31.8mm, 7 degree, w/computer & light mounts
Integrated, cartridge bearing, sealed, 1-1/8˝ top, 1.5˝ bottom
Shimano 105 direct mount
56 – 8.80 kg / 19.39 lbs
This bike has a maximum total weight limit (combined weight of bicycle, rider, and cargo) of 275 pounds (125 kg).