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Giant 2011 Via City Bike Series

giant 2011 via city bike series   Giant 2011 Via City Bike Series

Giant unleashes new images of the 2011 Via City Bikes, apart of their lifestyle series. In total, 3 versions of the Via will release for men, and 3 for women, all going by the Via 1, Via 2, and Via 3. The womens Via comes as a step through for easier access on and off the bike, but only the Via 1 women comes equipped with a front basket.

Choosing the right 2011 Giant Via city bike depends on the style of riding. For example, the Via 1 and 3 are single speeds, but the Via 2 comes with a SRAM 8 speed gearing. No matter which one you choose, the Giant 2011 Via frame is made of double-butted chromoly, so they can take some abuse. Last but not least each Via has a U-Lock holder, bottle water cage, and bolted wheels to give thief’s a…

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Giant 2011 29er Mountain Bikes

giant 2011 29er mountain bikes   Giant 2011 29er Mountain Bikes

Giant has two new up and coming bikes in 2011. These are single speeds under their sub-grand category.

The Talon 29er 1 has a hydro-formed aluminum “Alux” frame. The suspension fork used is the SR “Raidon 29”. The lock out has 100mm travel with a 15QR Giant branded hub.

The brakes used for the Talon 29er 1 are “ROOT” hydraulic brakes. It also has a SRAM X-5 shifting gear and comes in sizes small, medium, large and extra large. The geometric design is similar to Giant’s XTC 29”er line. The Talon 29er 1 has a head tube of approximately 70.5 angles, matching the 73 degree set tube angles.

The Talon 29er 2 shares the hydro-formed “Alux” frame specifications as with the Talon 29er 1. Some differentiation are the SRAM X-4 shifting and the SR “XTC 29” for the fork which also gives lockout with 100mm travel. Unlike the Talon 29er 1 which…

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Giant TCR Alliance 2010 Road Bike

giant tcr alliance 2010 road bike   Giant TCR Alliance 2010 Road Bike

The Giant TCR Alliance 2010 Road Bike utilizes Giant’s Alliance technology for the frame, which fuses composite with aluminum. The bike also features an advanced-grade composite alloy OverDrive Steerer fork, with Mavic CXP22 wheels and Michelin Lithion 2 tires. A SRAM Rival drivetrain gives the Giant TCR Alliance 2010 Road Bike its power on the road, with Giant Connect SL handlebars giving you control. The Giant TCR Alliance 2010 Road Bike has a retail price tag of $2,075….

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