Giant P-SLR1 Aero WheelSystem review

Giant, £1,000 deep-section carbon wheel test
Cycling Weekly Verdict

Every tester agreed, the P-SLR1 Aeros are a great all-round wheel suited to a multitude of disciplines. The supplied tyres are trailing a bit of mould silicon and we're no fans of the RWS ratcheting skewers, but these are small beans. Lab test results>>

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While Giant may not be the first name you think of when considering wheels, you can't afford to ignore the new range of WheelSystems launched last year.

At the heart of these fast-feeling wheels is a 23mm-wide aluminium braking surface onto which a fairly blunt aero-profiled structural carbon element is bonded. This tall, wide aero structure follows current thinking: wider, blunter, curved rims are more stable in crosswinds.

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