Giant Defy Advanced 2 (2018)
From gran fondos to epic solo rides, stay strong from start to finish. Smooth, fast, engineered for endurance.
Handcrafted with lightweight Advanced-grade composite and endurance geometry to minimize fatigue on long rides, this smooth-riding road bike combines speed, confidence and control. Disc-brake technology with 12mm front and rear thru-axles gives you total control in all types of weather. The rear triangle features ultra-thin, flattened seatstays to reduce road vibrations, and the D-Fuse seatpost helps smooth out the road. So even on your longest, hardest days, you can stay strong from start to finish.
Advanced-grade composite frame with D-Fuse composite seatpost
Advanced-grade composite fork with alloy/composite hybrid OverDrive steerer
Giant PR-2 Disc rims, Giant Performance Tracker Disc hubs, Sapim Race spokes
Shimano 105 11-speed componentry
Giant semi-hydraulic disc brake system