2015 Liv Avail Advanced SL1 in the Spotlight

January 28, 2015

Liv, formerly known as Livgiant, recently became a stand-alone brand to show Giant’s full commitment to women’s bikes, accessories and apparel. In 2015 both Liv’s Avail and Defy range was completely re-launched, meaning the Liv Avail Advanced SL 1 got quite the over-haul.

This bike suits a rider who: Is looking for a comfortable all-rounder roady versus an aggressive set-up. Someone who enjoys a quality social session with the bunch.

This bike loves riding:
Long sessions on the road that are to be enjoyed.

Stand-out features:

  • Full women’s specific geometry – shorter in the top-tube, a little higher at the front end to make for a comfortable road riding position
  • Advanced SL level carbon composite frame
  • Shimano hydraulic disc brakes for consistent and quality braking in all kinds of weather
  • 22-speed Shimano Ultegra electronic drivetrain and compact crankset to aid in the ascents
  • Integrated D-Fuse seatpost to cut down some of the bike’s weight and make for a really compliant and more comfortable ride
  • Full internal cable routing
  • Giant P-SL 0 disc specific wheelsystem
  • Supper glossy frame finish

You’d buy this bike if….:
You’re after a really comfortable road bike for great, longer Sunday rides.

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