Giant TCR Advanced SL 0 Disc review

The Giant TCR Advanced SL 0 Disc is an absolute speed machine and offers a thrilling ride but it's less comfortable than its top end competitors

Giant TCR Advanced SL 0 Disc
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Cycling Weekly Verdict

The Giant TCR is brilliantly fun to ride and it's a offers up an explosion of pace that'll leave you grinning ear-to-ear. However its incredible stiffness does come with a reduced level of comfort, especially compared to other top end models.

Reasons to buy
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    Fun and agile ride quality that'll have you sprinting everywhere

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    Great spec

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    Compact frame design is as superb as ever

Reasons to avoid
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    Harsher than competitors

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While many bike brand's frame designs have changed radically over the years, there's one that hasn't: The Giant TCR. Back in the mid-1990s it disrupted the status quo, bringing mountain bike style sloping geometry to the road.

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