From hors categorie climbs to cut-throat classics, this is the choice for top pros like CCC Team leader Greg Van Avermaet who need one machine to do it all. With its champion's pedigree and an unbeatable stiffness-to-weight ratio, this bike is engineered to win.
Whatever the race situation, the legendary TCR Advanced SL gives you an advantage. It's built on the lightest road frameset ever produced by Giant, and it boasts an unrivaled stiffness-to-weight ratio for pure speed and efficiency. The Variant integrated seatpost design gives it a comfortable, race-tuned feel and its tubeless Giant WheelSystem boosts speed and efficiency while reducing your risk of flats. The proven Compact Road Design gives it the perfect blend of razor-sharp handling and confident control. From the mountains to the flats, start to finish, TCR Advanced SL is a legendary all-rounder with a long list of race wins to prove it.
With one of the highest stiffness-to-weight ratios of any bike in its class, this frameset is engineered to give Giant pro road racers superior climbing efficiency, sprint stiffness and all-rounder capabilities.
Proven geometry and precise steering stiffness makes this frame a top choice among pro road racers who have ridden it to victories at the Giro d'Italia, Tour de France stages and other major races around the world.
Speed and compliance
The Variant integrated seatpost and Giant WheelSystem with tubeless tires combine for a smooth ride and low rolling resistance.
|Frame||Advanced SL-Grade Composite, integrated seatpost|
|Fork||Advanced SL-Grade Composite, full-composite OverDrive 2 steerer|
|Hubs||Giant SLR-1 WheelSystem|
|Spokes||Giant SLR-1 WheelSystem|
|Rims/Wheels||Giant SLR-1 Composite WheelSystem (F:42mm, R:42mm)|
|Tires||CADEX Race 25, tubeless, 700x25, folding|
|Crankset||Shimano Ultegra, with Giant Power Pro power meter|
|Bottom Bracket||Shimano, press fit|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano Ultegra|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Ultegra|
|Cassette/Rear Cogs||Shimano Ultegra, 11x30|
|Handlebars||Giant Contact SL|
|Stem||Giant Contact SL|
|Brake Levers||Shimano Ultegra|
|Saddle||Giant Contact SL (forward)|
|Seat Post||Integrated design|
|Accessories & Extras||RideSense Bluetooth|
* Subject to change without notice.