Trek Emonda SLR 6

Trek Emonda SLR 6
$5,499.99
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Red Smoke
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You're looking at the sub-15-pound, Ultegra-equipped Emonda SLR 6. You read that right. Trek set out to create an incredibly light production bike, and nailed it with their 690-gram Emonda frame. Of course, light is nothing without ride quality. Trek does carbon like no one else, so the combination of their specific layup and proven geometry yields a bike that is fast, stiff, smooth, stable and confident all at the same time. You'll look forward to when the road turns up. You're just as fast on the flats with 11-speed Ultegra, Race Lite tubeless-ready wheels, and a whole slew of high-end Bonty parts. Sleek lines, legit components, best-in-class weight, two fitting options, and a ride that begs you to push it, welcome to the Emonda SLR 6.

Tapered head tube and fork.For increased stiffness and improved steering precision, tapered head tubes (see image, on left) and forks pair an oversize lower steerer tube (usually 1 1/2-inch, see image, on right) with a standard diameter upper steerer tube (usually 1 1/8-inch). This combination sheds weight compared to straight 1 1/2-inch systems, and adds stability and stiffness when compared to straight 1 1/8-inch systems. The result is a bike that tracks better through corners while allowing for the use of standard stems.

Trek's Madone features a unique bottom bracket (image, right) that's 90mm wide (traditional ones are 68mm wide). This wide bottom bracket lets Trek build the frame with larger tubes for increased power transfer. Plus, the 90mm bottom bracket is machined so that the bearings can be placed directly into the frame (image) saving weight (due to fewer parts), ensuring additional pedaling efficiency and simplifying maintenance and repair.

Specs

Frame Trek 700 Series OCLV Carbon w/E2, BB90
Fork Trek Emonda SLR carbon
Rims/Wheels Bontrager Race Lite, tubeless-ready
Tires Bontrager R3 Hard Case Lite, 700 x 23c
Crankset Shimano Ultegra
Chainrings 53/39 (H1), 50/34 (H2)
Front Derailleur Shimano Ultegra
Rear Derailleur Shimano Ultegra
Rear Cogs Shimano Ultegra, 11-speed: 11-28
Shifters Shimano Ultegra
Handlebars Bontrager Race Lite VR
Tape/Grips Bontrager Microfiber
Stem Bontrager Race X Lite
Brake Levers Shimano Ultegra
Brakes Bontrager Speed Stop, direct mount
Saddle Bontrager Paradigm RL, hollow Ti rails
Seatpost Bontrager Ride-Tuned Carbon seatmast cap

* Subject to change without notice.

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Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN Store SKU
Red Smoke / H2 fit (50/34 chainrings) / 47cm 601479352494 524113 EMO22193029E
Red Smoke / H1 fit (53/39 chainrings) / 50cm 601479352265 524099 EMO2231629E
Red Smoke / H2 fit (50/34 chainrings) / 50cm 601479352500 524114 EMO22223993E
Red Smoke / H1 fit (53/39 chainrings) / 52cm 601479352272 524100 EMO22718653E
Red Smoke / H2 fit (50/34 chainrings) / 52cm 601479352517 524115 EMO22961188E
Red Smoke / H1 fit (53/39 chainrings) / 54cm 601479352289 524101 EMO22281687E
Red Smoke / H2 fit (50/34 chainrings) / 54cm 601479352524 524116 EMO22984916E
Red Smoke / H1 fit (53/39 chainrings) / 56cm 601479352296 524102 EMO22514510E
Red Smoke / H2 fit (50/34 chainrings) / 56cm 601479352531 524117 EMO22821522E
Red Smoke / H1 fit (53/39 chainrings) / 58cm 601479352302 524103 EMO22631299E
Red Smoke / H2 fit (50/34 chainrings) / 58cm 601479352548 524118 EMO22710689E
Red Smoke / H1 fit (53/39 chainrings) / 60cm 601479352319 524104 EMO22120473E
Red Smoke / H2 fit (50/34 chainrings) / 60cm 601479352555 524119 EMO22382924E
Red Smoke / H1 fit (53/39 chainrings) / 62cm 601479352326 524105 EMO22118441E
Red Smoke / H2 fit (50/34 chainrings) / 62cm 601479352562 524120 EMO22528711E
Red Smoke / H2 fit (50/34 chainrings) / 64cm 601479352579 524121 EMO22644917E

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