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Magnesium White/Jet Black
Magnesium White/Jet Black

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  • Synapse carbon frame features optimized tube shaping to promote efficiency and comfort; frame geometry gives a more upright position than more race-oriented road frames
  • The rear part of the frame and the all-carbon fork feature the Cannondale Synapse Active Vibration Elimination (S.A.V.E.) technology for damping road vibration
  • FSA Gossamer Pro compact crankset is paired with an 11-28 tooth cassette for a capable gear range; BB30 bottom bracket enhances stiffness for efficient power transfer
  • Shimano 105 levers and derailleurs supply precise, dependable shifts throughout the 20 gear combinations
  • Shimano RS-11 wheelset is decked out with fast Prolongo Kappa Evo folding tires for excellent handling and speed
  • Pedals not included
  • Specs on the Cannondale Synapse Carbon 5 Compact road bike are subject to change


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Best Use Road Cycling
Frame Synapse BallisTec, Di2 ready, SAVE Plus carbon
Fork Synapse BallisTec, SAVE Plus carbon
Crankset FSA Gossamer Pro, 50/34
Bottom Bracket FSA BB30
Shifters Shimano 105
Front Derailleur Shimano 105
Rear Derailleur Shimano 105
Rear Cogs Shimano 105, 11-28, 10-speed
Number of Gears 20 gear(s)
Brake Type Rim Brake
Brakes Shimano 105
Brake Levers Shimano 105
Rims Shimano RS11
Front Hub Shimano RS11
Rear Hub Shimano RS11
Wheel Size 700c
Tires Schwalbe Lugano, 700x25c
Handlebar Shape Drop Bar
Handlebar Cannondale C3
Stem Cannondale C3
Seat Post Cannondale C3
Saddle Prologo Kappa Evo
Pedals Sold separately
Headset Synapse Si
Chain Shimano 105
Weight Unavailable
Bike Weight Weight provided is that of the as-sold median size (or the average of two median sizes).
Gender Unisex

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