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Liv Avail SL 2 Disc Women's 2017

Liv Avail SL 2 Disc Women's 2017

  • The famous Avail women's road bike
  • Upgraded with lighter Aluxx SL frame
  • TRP Spyre disc brakes

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Liv Avail SL 2 Disc Women's 2017

This is the deluxe lightweight Liv Avail SL2 endurance/sportive road bike upgraded with best buy TRP Spyre mechanical disc brakes.

TRP Spyre disc brakes
TRP (Tektro Racing Products) Spyre disc brakes deliver confidence-inspiring all-weather performance.

Unlike the majority of mechanical disc brakes, which only have one moving piston, TRP Spyre disc brakes have two. Both pistons move equally against the rotor. The result: more consistent and even braking performance, less likelihood of brake rub and less maintenance required.

'TRP Spyre mechanical disc brakes are the best non-hydraulic road bike and cyclo-cross stoppers we've used.' road.cc.

Same as Liv Avail SL 2
The SL version of the Liv Avail is upgraded with a lighter butted frameset, a D-Fuse carbon seatpost and Shimano Tiagra 2x10 gearing.

Aluxx SL frame and Composite fork
Aluxx SL frame tubes are a finer-grain double-butted 6011 aluminium alloy for optimal strength:weight ratio. The result: arguably the best aluminium frame for the money.

The Hybrid Composite fork combines carbon legs for excellent shock damping and steering precision with an OverDrive tapered aluminium steerer to help eliminate brake judder.

Giant D-Fuse Seatpost
The Giant D-shaped carbon composite seatpost works in tandem with the skinny seatstays to do a remarkable job of damping bad vibes that would otherwise be transmitted from unsmooth road surfaces.

Endurance Road Bike
The Avail women's road bike was designed by Liv and manufactured by Giant, so you know it will be engineered true and strong, it will ride really well and it will offer all-day comfort.

Liv's true road geometry (72 degree head tube angle and 74.5 degree seat tube angle in medium size) positions you on the bike to help you achieve maximum output (i.e. speed for your effort). The frame's slightly taller head tube and longer wheelbase (compared with a flat-out race bike) makes the Avail a more comfortable ride for longer distance sportive-like rides.

Bar top levers
Noting that many women don't appreciate being stretched out on the drops, the Liv Avail comes with bar-top cyclocross-style brake levers to augment the standard drop bar STI levers.

  • ALUXX single butted 6061 aluminium frameset built from scratch by the world's most experienced aluminium frame builders - Giant.
  • The Giant Composite Fork with ALUXX Steerer delivers the shock-damping, lightweight performance you expect from a quality carbon fork.
  • Shimano STI (Shimano Total Integration) gear shifters are integrated with the brake levers so you can change gear any time without having to remove your hands from the brake lever hoods
  • Giant wheel set.
  • As well as building their own frames and forks, Giant extrude their own rims to build their own high quality wheels.
  • Giant then equip their wheels with their own front and rear specific 700x25 tyres.
  • Controlling every aspect of designing, engineering and building the wheelset ensures every component works perfectly with its partner to create a more laterally stiff wheel which will take less effort to accelerate faster.
  • On the same principle, the tyre fits the rim as though it was made for it - which it was.
  • If you would like to make it an all-weather bike, Giant actually make mudguardsfor their Liv Avail bikes.
  • Order the mudguards (and anything else) with the bike and we will waive our normal fitting charge.

Liv
Liv's ambition is 'to make cycling more approachable and appealing to women'. As far as we know, Liv is the only women's global bicycle brand that is entirely staffed by women. Liv bicycles' designers, engineers, and managers - every employee is a woman. That's exceptional in the bike trade. The fact that Liv is a semi-autonomous part of Giant - the world's largest quality bicycle manufacturer - helps ensure every Liv bike is exceptional too in terms of the quality of spec on offer at every price point.

'BRING THE BLISS BACK TO ROAD RIDING WITH THE LIGHTWEIGHT AVAIL SL. PERFORMANCE FOR FASTER, LONGER ROAD RIDES.
A lightweight extension of your body that intuitively moves with you, the Avail SL Disc was born ready for the longest days on the road. It never hurts to throw in looks that outshine the pack; with elegant, modern finishes, you can stay in the lead with style. Powerful disc brakes offer confidence and control in variable conditions.'

Liv.

Women's Bike Sizing Guide.

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Technical Data

Liv Avail SL 2 Women's 2017
FRAME
SizesXS, S, M
ColoursPearl White/Berry/Teal
FrameALUXX SL-Grade Aluminium
ForkAdvanced-Grade Composite, Alloy OverDrive Steerer
COMPONENTS
HandlebarGiant Connect
StemGiant Sport
SeatpostGiant Composite D-Fuse
SaddleLiv Contact, Forward
PedalsWellgo clip and strap type
DRIVETRAIN
ShiftersShimano Tiagra 20 speed
Front DerailleurShimano Tiagra
Rear DerailleurShimano Tiagra
BrakesTRP Spyre C mechanical disc brakes, 160mm rotors
Brake LeversShimano Tiagra with Tektro cross top levers
CassetteShimano HG500 11x32
ChainKMC X10
CranksetShimano Tiagra 34/50
Bottom BracketShimano BB-RS500 press fit
WHEELS
RimsGiant SR 2 Disc Wheel Set
HubsGiant Tracker Sport Road
SpokesStainless Steel
TyresGiant P-R3, Front and Rear Specific, 700x25mm

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