Giant Defy Advanced 2 2021 Carbon Road Bike Carbon

5 out of 5 Customer Rating

The Details

The Defy Advanced 2 Is meticulously crafted using Advanced-grade composite material and built to help you tackle long-distance rides on all types of roads.

This carbon road bike offers an efficient, high-performance ride quality that helps you push new limits of endurance even on rough roads. Climb higher mountains with the Giant Defy Advanced 2.

Endurance road geometry, added tyre clearance (up to 35mm) and disc-brake integration allow you to tackle a variety of roads and conditions, from smooth pavement to rugged backroads and mountain passes. It still delivers a lightweight, stiff and lively feel when you’re climbing and is everything you need for your most challenging days.

  • D-Fuse seatpost and handlebar system to help reduce road vibrations
  • A tubeless Giant WheelSystem and tyres that boost speed and efficiency
  • Integrated disc brakes with flat-mount disc brake tabs and 12mm thru-axles, for added control

Our Verdict

The Defy Advanced 2 Is meticulously crafted using Advanced-grade composite material and built to help you tackle long-distance rides on all types of roads.

Industry Reviews

On the road, the Defy is gloriously composed with a wonderful ride quality..

Key Specifications

Key Specifications

  • Frame - Advanced-Grade Composite, disc. Compatible with fenders
  • Fork - Advanced-Grade Composite, full-composite OverDrive steerer, disc
  • Shock - N/A
  • Brakes - Shimano 105 hydraulic

Full Specification

  • Frame - Advanced-Grade Composite, disc. Compatible with fenders
  • Fork - Advanced-Grade Composite, full-composite OverDrive steerer, disc
  • Shock - N/A
  • Shifters - Shimano 105
  • Cassette - Shimano 105, 11x34
  • Chain - KMC X11EL-1
  • Front Derailleur - Shimano 105
  • Rear Derailleur - Shimano 105
  • Bottom Bracket - Shimano, press fit
  • Pedals - N/A
  • Rims - Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset
  • Hub - Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset, 12mm thru-axle
  • Front Tyre - Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c, folding (max tyre width possible: 35mm)
  • Rear Tyre - Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c, folding (max tyre width possible: 35mm)
  • Front Brake - Shimano 105 hydraulic
  • Rear Brake - Shimano 105 hydraulic
  • Brake Levers - Shimano 105
  • Handlebars - Giant Contact SL D-Fuse
  • Stem - Giant Contact
  • Saddle - Giant Approach
  • Seatpost - Giant D-Fuse, composite
  • Weight - Approx 9.1kg (Medium)

Sizing Information

Giant Road Bikes Size Guide

Giant high performance and racing road bikes size guide for: Propel, TCR and Contend products.

 

Rider height (ft/ins) Inside leg (ins) Size                
5'3" - 5'5" 26" - 30" XS
5'5" - 5'8" 27" - 32" S
5'8" - 5'11" 29" - 33" M
5'11" - 6'1" 30" - 34" M / L
6'1" - 6'4" 31" - 36" L
6'4" - 6'5" 33" - 37" XL

 

Giant smooth-riding endurance road bike size guide for Defy Advanced

 

Rider height (ft/ins) Inside leg (ins) Size                
5'5" - 5'8" 27" - 29" S
5'8" - 5'11" 27" - 31" M
5'11" - 6'1" 32" - 33" M / L
6'1" - 6'4" 34" - 36" L
6'4" - 6'5" 35" - 37" XL

Delivery

 New!  Premium Delivery - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is no packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Standard Delivery - FREE on bikes over £499**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

** Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time. £24.99 on bikes under £499.

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

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Your Questions Answered

The Defy Advanced 2 Is meticulously crafted using Advanced-grade composite material and built to help you tackle long-distance rides on all types of roads.

This carbon road bike offers an efficient, high-performance ride quality that helps you push new limits of endurance even on rough roads. Climb higher mountains with the Giant Defy Advanced 2.

Endurance road geometry, added tyre clearance (up to 35mm) and disc-brake integration allow you to tackle a variety of roads and conditions, from smooth pavement to rugged backroads and mountain passes. It still delivers a lightweight, stiff and lively feel when you’re climbing and is everything you need for your most challenging days.

  • D-Fuse seatpost and handlebar system to help reduce road vibrations
  • A tubeless Giant WheelSystem and tyres that boost speed and efficiency
  • Integrated disc brakes with flat-mount disc brake tabs and 12mm thru-axles, for added control

Key Specifications

  • Frame - Advanced-Grade Composite, disc. Compatible with fenders
  • Fork - Advanced-Grade Composite, full-composite OverDrive steerer, disc
  • Shock - N/A
  • Brakes - Shimano 105 hydraulic

Full Specification

  • Frame - Advanced-Grade Composite, disc. Compatible with fenders
  • Fork - Advanced-Grade Composite, full-composite OverDrive steerer, disc
  • Shock - N/A
  • Shifters - Shimano 105
  • Cassette - Shimano 105, 11x34
  • Chain - KMC X11EL-1
  • Front Derailleur - Shimano 105
  • Rear Derailleur - Shimano 105
  • Bottom Bracket - Shimano, press fit
  • Pedals - N/A
  • Rims - Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset
  • Hub - Giant P-R2 Disc wheelset, 12mm thru-axle
  • Front Tyre - Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c, folding (max tyre width possible: 35mm)
  • Rear Tyre - Giant Gavia Fondo 1, tubeless, 700x32c, folding (max tyre width possible: 35mm)
  • Front Brake - Shimano 105 hydraulic
  • Rear Brake - Shimano 105 hydraulic
  • Brake Levers - Shimano 105
  • Handlebars - Giant Contact SL D-Fuse
  • Stem - Giant Contact
  • Saddle - Giant Approach
  • Seatpost - Giant D-Fuse, composite
  • Weight - Approx 9.1kg (Medium)

The Defy Advanced 2 Is meticulously crafted using Advanced-grade composite material and built to help you tackle long-distance rides on all types of roads.

Sizing Information

Giant Road Bikes Size Guide

Giant high performance and racing road bikes size guide for: Propel, TCR and Contend products.

 

Rider height (ft/ins) Inside leg (ins) Size                
5'3" - 5'5" 26" - 30" XS
5'5" - 5'8" 27" - 32" S
5'8" - 5'11" 29" - 33" M
5'11" - 6'1" 30" - 34" M / L
6'1" - 6'4" 31" - 36" L
6'4" - 6'5" 33" - 37" XL

 

Giant smooth-riding endurance road bike size guide for Defy Advanced

 

Rider height (ft/ins) Inside leg (ins) Size                
5'5" - 5'8" 27" - 29" S
5'8" - 5'11" 27" - 31" M
5'11" - 6'1" 32" - 33" M / L
6'1" - 6'4" 34" - 36" L
6'4" - 6'5" 35" - 37" XL
On the road, the Defy is gloriously composed with a wonderful ride quality..

 New!  Premium Delivery - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is no packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Standard Delivery - FREE on bikes over £499**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

** Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time. £24.99 on bikes under £499.

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

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Purchase Price £2,298.99
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Available Finance Options
Duration (months) Interest Rate (p.a. fixed) Monthly Payments Amount of Credit Total Repayable Deferral period
6 months 0 % APR £383.16 £2,298.99 £2,298.96 0.0
12 months 0 % APR £191.58 £2,298.99 £2,298.96 0.0
24 months 0 % APR £95.79 £2,298.99 £2,298.96 0.0
12 months 15.9 % APR £207.34 £2,298.99 £2,488.08 0.0
24 months 15.9 % APR £111.31 £2,298.99 £2,671.44 0.0
36 months 15.9 % APR £79.52 £2,298.99 £2,862.72 0.0
48 months 15.9 % APR £63.81 £2,298.99 £3,062.88 0.0
36 months 16.9 % APR £85.93 £2,298.99 £3,093.48 6

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