The Dual Sport 3 is a high-performance, go-anywhere hybrid bike that transitions from the road to rougher terrain with ease. It has a light frame and a simple 1x Shimano CUES drivetrain with a wide range of gears. Its wide Bontrager Kovee wheels and wide gravel tyres soak up bumps and rough-terrain for a comfortable, confident ride on roads, rail trails and light dirt paths.
It's right for you if...
You're looking for a light, fast and capable hybrid bike with quality parts. You plan to use your bike to explore light trails, hit the road for fast fitness rides, run errands and more.
The tech you get
A lightweight aluminium frame with sleek internal cable routing, a lightweight carbon fork, tubeless-ready Bontrager Kovee 650b wheels and wide 50c tyres for capability and comfort on varied terrain, and a simple, yet durable 1x10 Shimano CUES drivetrain that ditches the front derailleur for easier operation. Don't worry, the wide-range 11-46 cassette still gives you all the gears you need to conquer hills and crush flats. Plus, powerful disc brakes and mounts for a rack and mudguards.
The final word
The Dual Sport 3 is fast and efficient on the road and confident and capable on dirt and gravel trails. It has terrain-smoothing wheels and tyres and a sturdy and simple 1x Shimano CUES drivetrain.
*Please note – spec applies to all sizes unless listed separately
Alpha Gold Aluminium, internal cable routing, rack & mudguard mounts, post mount disc, kickstand mount, 135x5 mm QR
Dual Sport carbon, internal brake routing, mudguard mounts, rack mounts, ThruSkew 5 mm QR
Formula DC-20, alloy, 6-bolt, 5x100 mm QR
139x5 mm bolt-on
Formula DC-22, alloy, 6-bolt, Shimano 8/9/10 freehub, 135x5 mm QR