The Émonda SL 5 Disc is a lightweight carbon road bike with a balanced ride quality, superior handling characteristics, a Shimano 105 drivetrain and the added benefit of free speed thanks to aero tube shaping. It's a great choice for century rides on hilly terrain, windy flats and speedy descents.
It's right for you if...
You want the performance of a light, fast carbon bike at a great value. You're a new racer or dedicated road rider looking to upgrade from an aluminium bike, and you want dependable parts, confident stopping power and the weight savings and ride quality of an aerodynamic OCLV Carbon frame.
The tech you get
A lightweight and aerodynamic 500 Series OCLV Carbon frame and fork, a full Shimano 105 12-speed drivetrain, powerful flat-mount Shimano hydraulic disc brakes, internal cable routing for clean looks and Bontrager Paradigm SL Tubeless Ready wheels.
The final word
This light and aerodynamic bike is flat-out fast up climbs and on straightaways. It 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.
*Please note – spec applies to all sizes unless listed separately
Ultralight 500 Series OCLV Carbon, Ride Tuned performance tube optimisation, tapered head tube, internal routing, DuoTrap S-compatible, flat-mount disc, 142x12 mm thru axle
Émonda SL full carbon, tapered carbon steerer, internal brake routing, flat-mount disc, 12x100 mm thru axle
56 - 9.05 kg / 19.96 lbs (with tubes)
This bike has a maximum total weight limit (combined weight of bicycle, rider and cargo) of 125 kg (275 lb).
Shimano 105 R7120, 12-speed
Shimano 105 R7100, braze-on, down swing
Shimano 105 R7100, 36T max cog
Size: 47 Shimano 105 R7100, 50/34, 165 mm length
Size: 50, 52 Shimano 105 R7100, 50/34, 170 mm length