– Ride faster and longer with Trek’s Domane AL series –
New Delhi, February 25, 2019: Trek Bicycle launches four new road-bikes – 2019 Domane AL 2, AL 3, AL 4 & AL5 targeting beginners and avid cyclists who are into endurance cycling. The all new Domane AL series features a lightweight Alpha Aluminium frame with endurance geometry to maximize control, handling and responsiveness. The unique IsoSpeed Carbon fork, which swoops forward toward the dropouts, absorbs vibrations from the road so the rider’s arms don’t fatigue as quickly. Consumers can choose from 3 different group sets with a wide range of gearing for long climbs, tubeless ready rims and puncture-resistant “Bontrager R1 Hard-Case Lite” tyres are standard on all 4 variants. The top of the line Domane AL5 is equipped with 11-speed Shimano 105 Drivetrain which includes 105 shifters, 105 front and rear Derailleurs, 105 Crank, 105 Cassette and 105 Chain.
The 2019 Domane AL series in India starts at a price point of INR 57,999 and uses Trek’s patented 100 Series Alpha Aluminum to build frames that are strong, light and provide a ride quality that rivals many of their carbon counterparts. These frames are “Warrantied for Life”
Talking about the new road bikes, Navneet Banka, Country Manager, Trek Bicycle India said, “Domane is one of the most popular models from our road bike portfolio and is a perfect combination of speed and comfort; while getting cyclists into the world of road cycling without a huge price tag! Domane AL series offers balanced, race-stable endurance geometry that delivers responsive and predictable handling even on the roughest roads. We have introduced the series in India keeping in mind Randonneurs and as well as beginners who want to get into endurance and leisure riding. We continue our commitment of providing Trek’s global products fitted with latest technology to the growing base of cyclists in India.”
Features of Domane AL Series
100 Series Alpha Aluminium
A lightweight 100 series Alpha Aluminium frame is known for the high-performance aluminium with manipulated tube shapes which provides the perfect balance for strength and weight savings. The amazing innovations of Alpha Aluminium have produced bikes that stand-up against the highest performing road machines made of composite materials. It retains the acceleration and affordability.
World’s most advanced endurance racing bike developed to be the most stable racing geometry with a slightly higher head tube for a better stability and greater comfort throughout the entire ride.
Trek endurance geometry is a triple threat which maximises control, handling and responsiveness through perfectly tuned weight bias. The Endurance geometry delivers comfort and confidence.
IsoSpeed Carbon Fork
The unique IsoSpeed Carbon fork is a one-two punch: generous ride sweep and shape which increases compliance for a smoother ride and unique dropout placement which optimises the wheelbase. The key factor of the unique IsoSpeed Carbon Fork is to absorb vibrations from the road so your arms won’t fatigue quickly.
Bontrager Blendr stem technology is the ultimate integration system that provides easy installation to clip your gear directly to the stem for clean looks, maximum user friendliness.
Mudguard mounts allow for full-coverage mudguards for a comfortable ride in less-than-ideal conditions
Additional Tyre Clearance & Rack mounts
The additional tyre clearance allows the Domane to race, ride and explore where no road bike has gone before