The Cannondale Quick 5 Recrration Road Bicycle 2013 is a flat bar road bicycle which offers to you a complete package of performance, endurance, reliability and style. This bike comes with a 6061 butted alloy frame and Cannondale Quick 6061 alloy fork. The frame of this bike gives it the necessary strength to withstand rough conditions and natural wear and tear while its alloy fork ensures a smooth ride quality by absorbing the hits and bumps efficiently. Shimano M191 front derailleur, Shimano Altus rear derailleur and Shimano M191 shifters team up to provide smooth, efficient and seamless gear shifting. Cannondale C4 Mini V brakes of this bike offer precision braking with superior stability and control and work well under all conditions. The Cannondale C4 double-walled rims offer strength to handle the undulated road efficiently while the Kenda Kwick Trax tires come with the promise of reliability. This bike puts up a solid display of performance coupled with durability and if you are looking for flat bar road bike offers the bangs for your bucks, this one can certainly be shortlisted as one of your best options.Specifications
The Cannondale Quick 5 Recreation Road Bicycle comes equipped with
6061 Butted Alloy Frame which makes the bike light as well as strong; Cannondale Quick Fork (6061 alloy) along with 1-1/8’’ steerer ensure a smooth and enjoyable ride quality; Shimano M131 Crank (48/38/28); Tange Cartridge Bottom Bracket; Shimano M191 Shifters (31.8); Sunrace CSM668,11-32, 8-speed cog set; KMC 8-speed Chain; Shimano M191 Front Derailleur; Shimano Altus Rear Derailleur; Cannondale C4 double walled Rims (32 hole); Kenda Kwick Trax Tires; Quick Reinforced Composite Pedals; Cannondale C4 Mini V Brakes. Cannondale C4 Handlebar; Stainless Steel Spokes (15g)
The Cannondale Quick 5 Recreation Road Bike is a flat bar road bicycle which can be used for group or club rides, fitness riding and commuting. This bike delivers a power-packed performance and the price of this one seems quite reasonable. It comes with an alloy frame which makes the bike light as well as strong. The Shimano M191 shifter along with the Shimano derailleurs offer smooth, fast and precise gear shifting while its Cannondale C4 Mini V brakes of this bike offer ample braking force to stop the bike in time.
The pedals and the wheels of the bike are not as good as you might have expected them to be. The chain has a tendency of making a squeaking noise and the wheels have a tendency to out of alignment pretty frequently. In order to enjoy the most out of the bike, you might have to upgrade those components. The bike has to be tuned up properly before you start to ride it. In order to set the bike up and get it tuned, it is best to take it to your local bike shop in case you do not feel confident in assembling the bike.
The Cannondale Quick 5 Recreation Road Bike is appropriate for use within the city limits. The looks of the bike ate pretty impressive and the performance it delivers is quite satisfactory. The price point at which this bike is being offered is quite reasonable as mentioned earlier but you will also have to take into account the cost of upgrading the components. Overall, this bike delivers on its promises and if you are looking for a flat bar road bike, this one is certainly worth considering.