Domane SL 5 Disc Women's is all about smooth riding, speed and efficiency at a great price. It's great for riders who want to make the jump to carbon, and want to get a lot for their money when they do, including disc brakes, women-specific touchpoints, a performance drivetrain, and Front and Rear IsoSpeed.
Front and Rear IsoSpeed decouplers smooth rough roads The 500 Series OCLV Carbon frame lets you ride stronger, longer Disc brakes provide reliable, all-weather stopping power Top-level, women's specific spec and Shimano drivetrain
It's right for you if...
You want to go where cars aren't likely to be found – way out on the open road, far away from everything. You side with women who prefer the fit and feel of a women-specific bike, and you want a carbon frame with a super smooth ride and the all-weather stopping power of disc brakes.
The tech you get
A 500 Series OCLV Carbon frame with Front and Rear IsoSpeed, powerful flat-mount disc brakes and a full 2x11 Shimano 105 groupset. Domane SL 5 Disc Women's also comes stock with touchpoints designed specifically for women, internal cable routing for clean looks, a carbon seatmast and a stable Endurance Geometry for comfort on the longest days and roughest roads.
The final word
Carbon, comfort, capability. Domane SL 5 Disc Women's is a smart buy if you're making the jump from aluminium and want a big jump in tech to go with it. It has a lighter frame, women-specific parts, front and rear IsoSpeed, flat-mount disc brakes, a carbon fork and a Ride Tuned seatmast.
Why we love it
|frame||500 Series OCLV Carbon, Front & Rear IsoSpeed, E2 tapered head tube, BB90, direct mount brakes Power Transfer Construction, hidden mudguard mounts, internal cable routing, 3S chain keeper, DuoTrap S compatible, Ride Tuned seatmast|
|fork||Domane full carbon, carbon E2 steerer, direct mount brakes|
|front hub||Bontrager alloy sealed bearing, 12 mm thru-axle|
|rear hub||Bontrager alloy Centerlock, 142x12|
|rims||Bontrager Tubeless Ready disc|
|tires||Bontrager R1 Hard-Case Lite, 700x32c|
|shifters||Shimano RS505, 11-speed|
|front derailleur||Shimano 105, braze-on|
|rear derailleur||Shimano 105|
|crank||Shimano 105, 50/34 (compact)|
|cassette||Shimano 105, 11-32, 11-speed|
|saddle||Bontrager Ajna Comp WSD, chromoly rails|
|seatpost||Bontrager Ride Tuned alloy seatmast cap, 10mm offset|
|handlebar||Bontrager Comp VR-S, 31.8mm|
|stem||Bontrager Elite, 31.8 mm, 7 degree, w/computer and light mounts|
|grips||Bontrager gel cork tape|
|headset||Integrated, cartridge bearing, sealed, 1-1/8" top, 1.5" bottom|
|brakeset||Shimano RS505 Flat Mount hydraulic disc|
*All specifications listed are subject to change without notice.
|FRAME||500 Series OCLV Carbon, Front & Rear IsoSpeed, E2 tapered head tube, BB90, direct mount brakes Power Transfer Construction, hidden mudguard mounts, internal cable routing, 3S chain keeper, DuoTrap S compatible, Ride Tuned seatmast|
|Fork||Domane full carbon, carbon E2 steerer, direct mount brakes|
|FRONT HUB||Bontrager alloy sealed bearing, 12 mm thru-axle|
|REAR HUB||Bontrager alloy Centerlock, 142x12|
|RIMS||Bontrager Tubeless Ready disc|
|Tires||Bontrager R1 Hard-Case Lite, 700x32c|
|Shifters||Shimano RS505, 11-speed|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano 105, braze-on|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano 105|
|CRANK||Shimano 105, 50/34 (compact)|
|Cassette||Shimano 105, 11-32, 11-speed|
|Saddle||Bontrager Ajna Comp WSD, chromoly rails|
|Seatpost||Bontrager Ride Tuned alloy seatmast cap, 10mm offset|
|Handlebar||Bontrager Comp VR-S, 31.8mm|
|Stem||Bontrager Elite, 31.8 mm, 7 degree, w/computer and light mounts|
|GRIPS||Bontrager gel cork tape|
|Headset||Integrated, cartridge bearing, sealed, 1-1/8" top, 1.5" bottom|
|Brakeset||Shimano RS505 Flat Mount hydraulic disc|