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Men’s Road Bikes – Giant and Focus

The lanes of Devon are perfect for road riding, quiet, hilly and always sunny. Here are the road bikes from Giant, Focus and Marin that Knobblies is offering for 2020.

Giant Road Bikes 2020

Aero – Giant Propel Advanced Disc

Giant Propel Adv Disc 2020 2 models £2399 to £3199

Aero road bikes are optimised to reduce drag when riding at high speeds. Our Propel range offers outstanding aerodynamic performance through AeroSystem Shaping Technology and extensive wind tunnel testing, balanced with light weight, excellent handling and snappy acceleration for superb performance. Slice through the wind on an aero road bike and ride faster.
On the attack, in a sprint, or closing down gaps. Efficiency meets total control in this aero-engineered marvel of speed. Built with AeroSystem Shaping technology, the lightweight carbon frameset is super fast at various wind angles, giving you an advantage in all conditions.

Giant Propel Advanced

Giant Propel Advanced 2020 2 models £1749 to £2090

Lower your drag and raise the bar. This aero machine makes the most of your watts without compromising ride quality. Its lightweight carbon frame is tuned for quick, responsive handling whether you’re sprinting, chasing or making your attack.

Race – Giant TCR Advanced

Giant TCR Advanced 2020 3 models £1399 to £1899

The most efficient race bikes have the perfect balance of light weight, stiffness and smooth compliance on the road. The TCR Advanced delivers on all three, making it a versatile performer for competitive road riders.
The most efficient race bikes have the perfect balance of light weight, stiffness and smooth compliance on the road. The TCR Advanced delivers on all three, making it a versatile performer for competitive road riders.
The Advanced-grade carbon of the TCR Advanced frame manages to shave every gram possible without sacrificing stiffness. The OverDrive steerer system and MegaDrive downtube are engineered for the precise handling so you can take corners at speed. A tubeless Giant wheel set delivers speed and efficiency with a smoother ride and a reduced risk of flats. Plus the Variant seatpost is engineered for an ideal blend of efficiency and compliance—so you stay fresh to the finish on those big days in the saddle.

Giant TCR Advanced Disc

Giant TCR Advanced Disc 2020 2 models £1899 to £2099

Training, racing, pushing it to the limit. Whether you’re attacking the field or digging deep for a new PR, the lightweight and efficient TCR Advanced Disc with integrated disc brake technology delivers total performance on the road. Training, racing, pushing it to the limit.
Designed with Compact Road geometry and built with Giant’s Advanced-grade carbon frame material, the TCR Advanced Disc delivers the best on-the-road efficiency of any bike in its class. The Variant seatpost adds just enough compliance to give it a balanced, race-tuned feel on the road. Our tubeless wheelset delivers speed and efficiency with a smoother ride and a reduced risk of flats. Plus with its integrated disc-brake technology, it’s an all-weather, all-conditions race machine to keep you at the front of the pack.

 Endurance – Giant Defy Advanced

Giant Defy Advanced 2020 3 models £1599 to £2199

Choose the longer route. Climb higher mountains. This smooth-riding endurance road bike is purpose-built to help you tackle long-distance road rides on all types of terrain.
Handcrafted with Advanced-grade carbon composite material, the Defy Advanced is engineered with tube shapes that are optimized to absorb road shocks and vibrations. Even with its smooth ride quality, it still delivers a lightweight, stiff and lively feel when you’re climbing, accelerating and cornering. It’s made with a specific carbon layup to ensure you can push new limits of endurance. The D-Fuse seat post and handlebar system also help reduce road vibrations. A tubeless Giant WheelSystem and tyres boost speed and efficiency with a reduced risk of flats. For added control, it features integrated disc brakes with flat-mount disc brake tabs and 12mm thru-axles.

Giant Contend SL

Giant Contend SL 2020 1 model £999

This updated lightweight all-rounder puts a premium on versatility and confident handling. Its aluminium frame and components produce a balanced feel of smooth compliance and a responsive ride quality.
Made with an updated lightweight ALUXX SL aluminium frame, Contend SL features balanced geometry that gives it versatile all-rounder capabilities. The rear triangle is designed for quick acceleration while the front end puts the rider in a confident position. Its distinctive technologies, including a D-Fuse carbon composite seat post and increased tyre clearance, give it a smooth ride that’s perfectly capable on all types of road terrain. From the hills to flats, smooth roads or rough, Contend SL does it all.

Giant Contend SL Disc

Giant Contend SL Disc 2020 2 models £1099 to £1399

The perfect blend of confident and capable. This updated all-rounder helps you expand your road riding horizons with a lightweight aluminium frame and performance parts that can handle smooth roads, broken tarmac and everything in between.
Engineered with Giant’s lightweight ALUXX SL aluminium frame technology, the all-new Contend SL Disc delivers a confident ride quality that’s lightweight, compliant and balanced for a wide variety of road riding enthusiasts. Seamless disc-brake integration gives you more control regardless of road or weather conditions, and the innovative D-Fuse carbon composite seat post dampens road vibrations. Added tyre clearance (up to 32c) means you can now run larger volume tyres for a smoother ride quality.

Multi Use – Giant Contend AR

Giant Contend AR 2020 3 models £949 to £1499

Explore an unknown corner of your map. Climb that summit you see in the distance. With disc brakes and smooth-riding, high-volume tubeless tyres, this new road machine encourages you to elevate your road riding adventures.
Designed and developed for aspiring riders looking to elevate their road riding abilities, Contend AR combines a smooth, responsive ride quality with an ability to handle adventurous new routes. Its disc-brake integration and generous tyre clearance (up to 38c) put you in control, even on rough roads. Its D-Fuse carbon composite seat post dampens road vibrations, giving you a smoother, more enjoyable ride experience and minimising fatigue. This is a true all-rounder for those road riders who have a thirst for adventure.

Entry Level – Giant Contend

Giant Contend 2020 2 models £625 to £749

Smooth, fast and fun. This versatile aluminium road bike has been revamped to give it a well-rounded performance ride quality. It’s the perfect choice to help you push the pace, ride more miles and expand your road riding experience.
Designed and developed for aspiring riders looking to elevate their experience on the road, Contend offers responsive acceleration and a confident rider position. The innovative D-Fuse seatpost helps reduce road shocks and vibrations, and there’s enough frame and fork clearance to run wider tyres (up to 32c) to further smooth out the ride. Engineered and built in Giant’s industry-leading aluminium forging facility, it’s a true all-rounder for ambitious road riders.

Triathlon & TT – Giant Trinity Advanced

Giant Trinity Advanced 2020 1 model £1899

From sprints to Olympic and Ironman distance triathlons, here’s your aero advantage. Trinity Advanced is integrated with everything you need to score a new PR.
Built with Advanced-grade carbon materials and is engineered to improve aerodynamics in real-world triathlon conditions. Its AeroSystem Shaping means that every tube shape is designed to minimise drag no matter which direction the wind is blowing. The Contact base bar offers maximum adjustability, so you can dial in your perfect position for comfort and performance. Also, the SpeedControl brakes offer confident stopping power without sacrificing aerodynamics.​

​Flat Bar – Giant Fastroad Advanced

Giant Fastroad Advanced 2020 2 models £1499 to £1699

Improving your fitness has never been more fun. Perfect for cycle paths, city streets and adventures further afield, this new flat-bar road bike is smooth, quick and super sleek.
From fitness rides to effortless commutes, FastRoad Advanced is a quick and fun way to go. It blends the speed of a performance road machine with the smooth-riding stability of a flat-bar bike. The frame is made with Giant’s Advanced Carbon Composite material, which gives it a light, responsive ride quality. The innovative D-Fuse seat post helps soak up road vibrations, and ergo bar ends keep your hands comfortable on longer rides. The fast-rolling wheels can fit high-volume tyres (up to 32c), and they’re tubeless ready so you get a smoother ride, more grip, and fewer flats.

​Giant Fastroad SL

Giant Fastroad SL 2020 3 models £699 to £999

Smooth and efficient, this lightweight flyer combines the sporty feel of a road bike with the added confidence and control of a flat handlebar setup.
The perfect balance of road bike speed and city bike versatility. Built on a lightweight ALUXX SL aluminium frameset, this flat-bar road bike puts the rider in a comfortable position on all rides. The D-Fuse seat post helps smooth out rough roads, and ergo bar ends keep hands comfortable on longer rides. The fast-rolling wheels can fit high-volume tyres (up to 32c) for a smoother ride. Powerful disc brakes provide added control in all types of weather, and easy-to-use rack mounts make FastRoad SL a smart choice for commuting, fitness riding and weekend adventures.​

Focus Road Bikes 2020

Focus Izalco Max Disc 2020

Focus Izalco Max Disc 2020 £2899 to £8199

The balanced proportions of the frame, which incorporates MAX Carbon Technology and elegant tubes with Kammtail profiles, provide the ultimate combination of aerodynamics and low weight. When combined with integrated cables and our aero stem and aero seat posts, we offer as little wind resistance as possible.
To sum up, it is simply faster
The 15 mm offset of the aerodynamic carbon seat post provides perfect ergonomics and comfort. However, since the seat tube of the IZALCO MAX has been offset in the forward direction, the effective offset is just 2 mm. As a result, you can enjoy complete comfort while at the same time riding in a modern racing sitting position.
More than just the fastest
It provides more than just aerodynamics, low weight and incredible speeds. It combines all its skills to create a thrilling riding experience that will compel you to go out on more rides with your pals. Get more out of it together. With more style, elegance and dedication.

Focus Izalco Race 2020

Focus Izalco Race 2020 5 models £1699 to £2499

Focus Paralane 2020

Focus Paralane 2020 4 models £1699 to £3659

The maximum tyre clearance of up to 35 mm makes it possible for you to ride on all paths, regardless of whether they are asphalt roads or gravel tracks. Thanks to our sophisticated solutions, you can mount mudguards quickly and easily. The best thing is that mudguards are included with every PARALANE. The endurance geometry, which has been designed for long rides, and the comfort-oriented frame design guarantee longer-lasting riding fun.

​Focus Mares 2020

Focus Mares 2020 5 models £1459 to £3399

Setting the Cyclo-cross benchmark for 25 years
Years of feedback from countless professional racers have made the MARES what it is today: THE benchmark for Cyclo-cross. Frame protection as standard. It is often small details that make the difference between victory and defeat. Our proprietary FOCUS CX chain guide prevents the chain from coming off. The world’s fastest quick-release axle. Quicker and simpler: Thanks to our patented FOCUS R.A.T. quick-release axle, wheel changes can be carried out in under ten seconds.

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