Must Have Bike Accessories

Giant Defy Advanced 1

A giant mountain bike is a perfect mate for every road trip. Giant, as the name is called is a large bike but does not really mean heavy. This bike is custom designed to sustain low center gravity along with a lower paddle feedback so you can move fast and easily. Many cyclists prefer giant mountain bikes for their durability and endurance on long travels and rough mountain trails. Over the last few decades, giant bike manufacturers have established its names not just locally but in the international level. One of the giant’s best seller bikes are the Giant Defy Advanced 1 models. Designed both for off-road and on-road perfectly blended with stiffness and precision.

It comes with the most recent Shimano Ultranegra 11-speed component and a giant P-SL1 wheel system plus the sturdy Swiss hubs weighing 1.775 kilograms. This bike is available in different colors and sizes. Choose from matte composite silver and black or matte blue, red and black in extra small, small, medium, large and extra large sizes. It is one of the best hybrid bikes. Giant Defy Advanced 1 is available in leading Giant stores and distributors at $3,200.

Planet X N2a SRAM Red

It sounds like a wondrous place in the Star Wars movie, the Planet X is a reputable bike manufacturer that sells wide assortment of bikes and accessories. Planet X pioneers the most recent road bike technology for racing or commuting. Designed with a super swift aero N2a SRAM Red, Planet has produced the most revolutionary bike with a winning speed capacity.

Key features of this bike include high modulus carbon fiber and its oversized head tube. A truly complete package anyone can dream for an efficient bike performance. More than its incredible specs and features is the overall alluring design.

Looking closely to its specs, Planet X N2a SRAM comes with carbon road frame and fork and the latest SRAM red front and rear derailleur. Crank length differs with the bike size at 170, 172.5 and 175 millimeters.  N2A is built with ultra light CNC front and rear brake calipers. For detailed descriptions of other parts specifications, see as follows:

Total Number of Gears: 20

Bottle cage bosses: 2 sets on all available sizes

Saddle: Selle Italia SLR

Front and Rear Tire: Schwalbe Montello Tubular 700c

Wheels: Pro Carbon 50/50

Bar Tape: Comes in black or white anti-shock microfiber

Handlebars: Compact Lite 7050 Road Bar Strada

Price: $4000


Orbea BLi2

Orbea is probably one of the oldest bicycle-producing companies since 1930 . If you’re strolling around looking for Trekking, Mountaineering, and road bike, Orbea probably has one for you. This company sponsored teams and cyclists; it is worth to mention the USA Herring Gas team who has won so many races with the world’s top cyclists.

Specs and Components

The frame is an evolution carbon Orbea monocoque both electronic and mechanically compatible with tapered headtube. The fork is made of Orbea Orca Bronze and Shimano Ultranegra 34 by 50 CT crankset. BLI2comes with headset is an integrated FSA 1-1/8 to 1-1/, 3T Ergonova Alu handlebar, 3T Arx Oe Alu stem, Shimano Ultranegra shifters, brakes, derailleurs, chain and cassette.