Best Cannondale Road Bike In 2022

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Cannondale is undoubtedly one of the most recognized and loved bike brand in the U.S. Their bikes are sturdily built and comfortable to ride. The higher-end Cannondale bikes are manufactured in Taiwan, while affordable and cheaper products are manufactured in Vietnam. When looking for a best road bike, you must always consider the frame type and body material- aluminium, carbon fibre, titanium, or Steel, the wheel size and rims, handlebar type and, of course, the braking system.

We went over a large number of road bikes offered by Cannondale in the market today, and after considering a variety of specifications and other important factors, we have come up with our top 5 road bikes list.

How We Reviewed

Road bikes often have a large list of confusing specifications, designs and sizes; thus, choosing the perfect road bike for yourself can be a tiresome job. After going through a significant number of Cannondale Road bikes and then personally using them, we have shortlisted some of the best bikes so that you can be the judge and choose your next or first road bike wisely with the correct product knowledge.

 
This list is the result of hours of research, testing of numerous products, user experience, and reading hundreds of customer reviews to help you find the finest road bikes by Cannondale in today's market at various price points. We ensure all our reviews are unbiased and honest without fail.

Here are the Best Cannondale Road Bike In 2022

1.SuperSix EVO Hi-MOD Disc Dura-Ace Di2

SuperSix EVO Hi-MOD Disc Dura-Ace Di2

The SuperSix EVO Hi-MOD Disc Dura-Ace Di2 is an unadulterated street bike with a lightweight body that makes commuting smooth and ultra-quick. It is an advancement of the exemplary race machine. It works perfectly on open streets, slopes and other paved surfaces. Overall it is the true definition of speed and strength. 

SuperSix EVO Hi-MOD Disc Dura-Ace Di2- electronic shifting

It also features an ultra light low-drag Hi-MOD carbon frameset with Dura-Ace Di2 12-speed electronic shifting and an Integrated Cannondale App connectivity HollowGram. It comes with 45 SL KNØT carbon wheels, which improve grip and surface traction. This bike makes riding fun and enjoyable.

Specifications:

Platform:  SuperSix EVO

Model Name: SuperSix EVO Hi-MOD Disc Dura-Ace Di2

Model Code: C11101U 

Frame: SuperSix EVO Hi-MOD Carbon, integrated cable routing w/ Switchplate, 12x142 Speed Release thru-axle, SAVE, PF30a, flat mount disc, integrated seat binder

Fork: SuperSix EVO Hi-MOD Carbon, SAVE, integrated crown race, 12x100mm Speed Release thru-axle, flat mount disc, internal routing, 1-1/8" to 1-1/4" steerer and 55mm offset (44-54cm), 1-1/8" to 1-3/8” steerer and 45mm offset (56-62cm)

Headset: Integrated, 1-1/8" - 1-1/4" (44-54cm), 1-1/8" - 1-3/8" (56-62cm) 

Rear Derailleur:  Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 R9250, 12-speed

Front Derailleur: Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 R9250

Shifters: Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 R9270, wireless, 2x12-speed

Chain: Shimano Dura-Ace Di2

Crank: Shimano Dura-Ace R9200, 52/36T

Rear CogsShimano Dura-Ace R9200, 11-30, 12-speed

Bottom Bracket: FSA PF30A to 24mm Reducer BRAKES

Brakes: Shimano Dura-Ace R9270 hydraulic disc, 160/140mm MT900 rotors

Brake Levers: Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 R9270 hydraulic disc 

Rims: HollowGram 45 SL KNØT, Carbon, 20h front, 24h rear, 45mm deep, 21mm IW, tubeless ready

Spokes : DT Swiss Aerolite, straight-pull

Tires: Vittoria Corsa, 700 x 25c

Tire Size: 25

Wheel Size: 700c

Hubs: (F) HollowGram KNØT, sealed bearing 12x100mm centerlock / (R) HollowGram KNØT, 12x142mm centerlock w/ DT Swiss 240 internals COMPONENTS

Handlebar: HollowGram SAVE SystemBar, Carbon, 8 deg. pitch adjust

Stem: HollowGram KNØT, Alloy w/ cable cover, -6°

Grips: Cannondale Bar Tape, 3.5mm

Saddle: Fizik Tempo Argo R3, 150mm width, K: ium rails

Seatpost: HollowGram 27 SL KNØT, Carbon, 2 bolt clamp, 330mm, 0mm offset (44-48cm), 15mm offset (51-62cm)

Wheel Sensor: Cannondale Wheel Sensor

Price: $13,050

What We Like

  • It is swift and has a drag coefficient of 48.3 km/h.
  • It is very comfortable and enjoyable to ride.
  • It provides a smooth and good-quality ride.

What We Don't Like

  • It requires some extra payment for power measurements.

Final Verdict:

The Cannondale SuperSix EVO is extremely fast and has a drag coefficient of 48.3 km/h. It is exceptionally lightweight, provides room for better control, and is very comfortable and enjoyable to ride. It gives a smooth and good-quality ride.

However, some riders think the bike needs extra investment for power measurements. Overall it is a decent bike that is lightweight and easily commutable.

2. SystemSix Hi-MOD Red eTap AXS

SystemSix Hi-MOD Red ETap AXS

The SystemSix easily surpasses its adversaries and provides perfect travelling. It can run, drop and even ascend almost every slope quickly, saving some extra watts off the front in the draft and the snickering bunch.

SystemSix Hi-MOD Red ETap AXS carbon frameset

SystemSix has a comprehensively planned, six-section framework devoted to the unadulterated quest for speed and power. It creates the most un-streamlined drag suitable for any street bicycle available on the current market, which means it can provide more speed. In addition to these circumstances, it is a quick and powerful bike.

It features an ultra-low drag and a Hi-MOD BallisTec carbon frameset integrated with Cannondale's efficient app connectivity. It also comes with SRAM RED eTap AXS for wireless gear shifting and a HollowGram with 64 SL KNØT carbon wheel set for extra grip.

SystemSix Hi-MOD Red ETap AXS-wireless shifting

Specifications:

Platform: SystemSix

Model Name: SystemSix Hi-MOD Red eTap AXS

Model Code: C11201M

Frame:Hi-MOD Carbon, integrated cable routing w/ Switchplate, SAVE, PF30a, flat mount disc, 12x142 Speed Release thru-axle

Fork: BallisTec Hi-MOD Carbon, 1-1/8" - 1-1/4" steerer, 12x100mm Speed Release thru-axle, flat mount disc, 55mm offset (47-51cm) 45mm offset (54-62cm)

Headset: Integrated, 1-1/8" - 1-1/4

Rear Derailleur: SRAM Red eTap AXS

Front Derailleur: SRAM RED eTap AXS, braze-on

Shifters :SRAM RED eTap AXS HRD, 12-speed

Chain: SRAM Red, 12-speed

Crank: SRAM RED, DUB, 48/35

Rear Cogs: SRAM XG-1290, 10-28, 12-speed

Bottom Bracket: SRAM DUB PF30 ROAD73-A

Brakes: SRAM Red hydraulic disc, 160/160mm Centerline XR rotors

Brake Levers: SRAM Red eTap AXS

Rims: HollowGram 64 SL KNØT, Carbon, 20h front, 24h rear, 64mm deep, 21mm IW, tubeless ready

Front Hub: Formula, 12x100mm

Rear Hub: Formula, 12x142mm

Spokes: DT Swiss Aerolite, straight-pull

Tires: Vittoria Rubino Pro Speed, 700 x 25c

Tire Size: 25

Wheel Size: 700c

Handlebar: HollowGram KNØT SystemBar, Carbon, 8 deg. pitch adjust

Stem: HollowGram KNØT, Alloy w/ cable cover, -17°

Grips: Cannondale Bar Tape, 3.5mm

Saddle: Fizik Tempo Argo R3, 150mm width, K:ium rails

Seatpost: HollowGram 60 KNØT Carbon, 330mm

Wheel Sensor: Cannondale Wheel Sensor

Price: $13,050


What We Like

  • It provides rapid and nimble handling and control.
  • It features a high drag coefficient.
  • It features soft seat for enhanced comfort.
  • It has an optimized stiffness for maximum speed.
  • It can be easily customized for the best experience.

What We Don't Like

  • Some customers find the bike a bit on the costlier side.

Final Verdict:

The SystemSix is possibly the quickest bike on the planet as it is incredibly lightweight and provides rapid and agile control. It has a very high drag coefficient and provides enhanced comfort. It also has an optimized stiffness for maximum speed. Most importantly, it is highly customizable, and riders can adjust various parts according to their needs. But according to some customers, it is a bit costly. It should be worth trying if you are looking for a lightweight and swift bike.

3. Topstone Neo Carbon  Lefty 1

Topstone Neo Carbon  Lefty 1

The Topstone Neo Carbon Lefty 1 e-rock bicycle has full suspension and genuine torque. It provides a carefree rock bicycle, specifically made for power and thrust. It can run efficiently on rocky streets and inclined slopes. Anything's conceivable.

Topstone Neo Carbon  Lefty 1- carbon frame

It features a BallisTec carbon frame with a Kingpin suspension and a Lefty Oliver Carbon gravel fork with a 30mm travel. It has an SRAM Force with an X01 Eagle eTap AXS HRD 12-speed group. It provides an integrated Cannondale App connectivity and Bosch Performance Line Speed 250W drive-unit. And lastly, it has a 500Wh battery with a Kiox color display and a range of up to 78 mi (125km).

Specifications:

Platform: Topstone Neo

Model Name: Topstone Neo Carbon Lefty 1

Model Code: C62171M

Frame: BallisTec Carbon Frame, removable downtube battery, Kingpin suspension system, 12x148 thru-axle, dropper post compatible

Fork: All-New Lefty Oliver Carbon, 30mm travel, Chamber Damper w/ All-Over tune, ISO High-Ride air spring, tapered steerer, 650b, 55mm offset

Headset: Integrated, 1.5" lower to 1-1/8" upper, 25mm Carbon top cap

Drive Unit: Bosch Performance Line Speed 250W (28mph)

Battery: Bosch PowerTube 500Wh

Charger: Bosch 4A

Display: Bosch Kiox

Rear Derailleur: SRAM X01 Eagle eTap AXS

Shifters: SRAM Force eTap AXS HRD, 12-speed

Chain: SRAM X01 Eagle, 12-speed

Crank: Praxis Alloy eCrank for Bosch, SRAM Force X-SYNC Chainring, 46T

Rear Cogs: SRAM XG-1275, GX Eagle, 10-50, 12-speed

Brakes: SRAM Force AXS, 180/160mm Centerline rotors

Brake Levers: SRAM Force AXS

Rims: WTB ST i25 TCS, 32h, tubeless ready

Front Hub: Lefty 50

Rear Hub: Formula cartridge bearing, 12x148mm thru-axle

Spokes: Stainless Steel, 14g

Tires: WTB Resolute, 650b x 42c, tubeless ready

Tire Size: 42

Wheel Size: 650b

Handlebar: Cannondale 3, butted 6061 alloy, 16 deg flare drop

Stem: Cannondale, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 7°

Grips: Cannondale Bar Tape, 3.5mm

Saddle: Fizik New Aliante R3, 150mm width, K:ium rails

Seatpost: Promax SP-9032, Carbon, 27.2

Wheel Sensor: Cannondale Wheel Sensor

Extra: Removable fender bridge

Price: $10,000

What We Like

  • It is exceptionally comfortable and offers a 30mm of bump smooth suspension.
  • It is multi-purpose and multi-functional.
  • It is built to accept an internally-routed dropper Seat post.

What We Don't Like

  • Some riders find the bike a bit heavier. 
  • Being an electric bike is a bit costly.


Final Verdict:

The Topstone Neo Carbon Lefty 1 e-rock bicycle comes with a 30mm bump smooth suspension, making it highly comfortable and soft while travelling. It features a Bosch performance Line Speed 250W drive-unit, providing high thrust and power. But as it is an electric bike, it is a bit costly, and according to some customers, the bike is heavy. Overall it is a very efficient bike.

4. Topstone 2

Topstone 2

The Topstone 2 is straightforward, dependable and provides a lot of fun while riding. The Topstone 2 is a rock bicycle manufactured for those who prefer great riding experience and have the urge to learn new skills. It can roll light and free or be loaded for a long stretch. It provides an enjoyable ride and can deal with anything on the road, making it the ideal accomplice on any street.

Topstone 2-Light tires

It features a lightweight SmartForm C2 Alloy frame and a full carbon fork for improved durability. It features a Shimano GRX 400 10-speed gravel group and WTB ST i23 TCS rims with 700x37c WTB Riddler TCS Light tires for extra control.

Specifications:

Platform: Topstone Alloy

Model Name: Topstone 2

Model Code: C15702U

Frame: Lightweight SmartForm C2 Alloy, 12x142 thru-axle, tapered headtube, BSA threaded BBm flat mount disc, StraightShot internal cable routing, multiple gear/bottle mounts

Fork: Topstone Carbon, 1-1/8" to 1.5" steerer, 55mm OutFront offset, flat mount disc, internal routing, 12x100 thru-axle, fender/gear mounts

Headset: Integrated, 1-1/8" - 1-1/2"

Rear Derailleur: Shimano GRX 400, Shadow RD+

Front Derailleur: Shimano GRX 400, braze-on

Shifters: Shimano GRX 400, 10-speed

Chain: KMC X10, 10-speed

Crank: FSA Omega AGX+ Alloy, 46/30

Rear Cogs: Shimano HG500, 11-34, 10-speed

Bottom Bracket: FSA Cartridge

Brakes: Shimano GRX 400 hydraulic disc, 160/160mm RT54 rotors

Brake Levers: Shimano GRX 400 hydraulic disc

Rims: WTB ST i23 TCS, 28h, tubeless ready

Spokes: Stainless Steel, 14g

Tires: WTB Riddler TCS Light, 700 x 37c, tubeless ready

Tire Size: 37

Wheel Size: 700c

Hubs: (F) Formula cartridge bearing, 12x100mm centerlock / (R) Formula cartridge bearing, 12x142mm centerlock

Front Tire: WTB Riddler TCS Light, 700 x 37c, tubeless ready

Rear Tire: WTB Riddler TCS Light, 700 x 37c, tubeless ready

Handlebar: Cannondale 3, butted 6061 Alloy, 16 deg flare drop

Stem: Cannondale 3, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 7°

Grips: Cannondale Bar Tape, 3.5mm

Saddle: Fizik Aliante Delta, S-alloy rails

Seatpost: Cannondale 3, 6061 Alloy, 27.2 x 350mm

Extra: 1 Removable fender bridge

What We Like

  • It provides magnificent tires for travelling efficiently on the street and light rough terrain.
  • It has multiple gears and a water bottle mount for better versatil
  • It is straightforward to install.
  • It is very comfortable and sturdy.
  • It can be quickly loaded for long rides.

What We Don't Like

  • Some customers find the bike a bit difficult to control.

Final Verdict:

The Topstone 2 has magnificent tires perfect for street and light rough terrain and features multiple gears for improved power shifting. It is straightforward to install and has a water bottle mount for better versatility. It is very comfortable and can be quickly loaded for long rides. But some customers find the bike a bit difficult to control. Overall it is a perfect bike and is worth the price.

Q. How much do Cannondale road bikes weigh?

Cannondale road bikes weigh approximately 8.2kg/18.1lbs. However, the bike and frame weights may vary in the final production. If you are looking for a reasonable bike perfect for visits, and riding significant distances, Cannondale bikes should be your go-to choice. These bicycles are fundamental, however lightweight, and include level bars and SRAM and Shimano mix componentry.

Conclusion:

Cannondale road bikes are versatile and are built robustly. Their geometry, braking system and frame material makes the bikes more fun and comfortable to ride.

We have listed some of the best road bikes Cannondale offers along with their detailed specifications, pros and cons to help you choose the right road bike according to your requirements.
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