The 2023 Trek Domane SL 7 Gen 3 Road Bike in Dark Prismatic/Trek Black is a high-performance endurance road bike with wireless electronic Ultegra Di2 gears for lightning-fast precision shifting in any conditions. An OCLV Carbon frame with Front and Rear IsoSpeed, carbon wheels and hydraulic disc brakes keep it smooth and fast on long rides.
The Domane SL is built around a 500 Series OCLV Carbon frame with road-smoothing Front and Rear IsoSpeed. These simple mechanisms allow a small amount of movement in the frame to soak up bumps. This makes the Domane SL more comfortable on long endurance rides and easier to handle on rougher roads so you can spend more time in the saddle keeping the power down.
The Domane SL comes with a wireless 2x12 Shimano Ultegra Di2 electronic drivetrain for unrivalled shifting speed and precision. Bontrager Aeolus Pro 3V carbon wheels, a fatigue-reducing Bontrager Elite IsoZone handlebar and internal storage and cable routing add to the bike's capability and sleek look.
This bike is perfect for
Road riders looking for a fast and comfortable bike for all day endurance rides on rough UK roads. With Ultegra Di2 gearing you get precise and crisp shifting so you can focus on the road ahead.
Guide To Road Bike Gears
If you are buying a road bike one of the big differences between models will be which gears they use. Most manufacturers will make the same bike, using the same frame but putting different gears and wheels on it. So for instance you can buy a Trek Domane AL 2 Disc with Shimano Claris gearing for £975 or get the Trek Domane AL 4 Disc with Tiagra gearing for £1625. They are fundamentally the same bike. One comes with the Shimano Tiagra gears and the other comes with Shimano Claris gears.
In most cases, the bottom of the range gears and top of the range gears will basically work in the same way. The big differences are in the quality of material used and the weight. Top of the range gears will be lighter and smoother to use.
One thing to watch out for when comparing bikes is whether the full groupset is being used. If you are buying a bike that has Shimano 105 gears on it. Shimano makes 105 brakes, gear levers, front and rear derailleurs, cranks, chainrings and bottom brackets. So basically all of the running gear on the bike. Some bike manufacturers will fit the full groupset, others will fit Shimano 105 front and rear derailleurs but use their own brakes and cranks to save a few pounds. So if you are comparing bikes be sure to check how much of the groupset the bike actually uses.
Nothing beats the feeling of effortless speed you get on a road bike. There are lots of reasons to ride a road bike, from the simple joy of it, to racing, long distance challenges, or café rides with friends. Whatever you want to do there will be road bike out there for you.
Nearly all manufacturers have stopped making dedicated men’s and women’s bikes. They are now all unisex. What you will see is that on smaller bikes, brands will often fit a wider saddle (generally more female friendly). On larger bikes they will often fit a narrower one (generally more male friendly).
It is getting increasingly hard to buy new bikes with rim brakes as the industry has almost exclusively switched to discs. The reasons for this are pretty simple. Disc brakes are much, much, more powerful than old rim brake systems so you can stop a lot more easily and safely. Disc brakes also allow much bigger tyres to be fitted which is more comfortable. Older disc brake systems did often suffer from rubbing and squeaking. While this hasn’t been completely fixed yet it is much less common on modern bikes with hydraulic brakes. Mechanical disc brakes can still take a bit of fettling to get them right so go for hydraulic if you can.
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Trek made their first bikes in 1976 in a barn in Wisconsin. Now they’re one of the biggest bike brands in the world. Trek bikes cover everything from professional-level road and mountain bike race bikes to commuters, hybrids and kids bikes. There is a strong heritage of racing at Trek and many Trek bikes have a strong race influence. They take a very scientific approach to researching bike and human performance and then make the fastest and most efficient bikes they can.
It doesn’t stop their attention and passion for cycling flows through everything they do. Since the 1990s, Trek has supported Places for Bikes. Places for Bikes is an advocacy organisation in the USA that gets more people on bikes more often! Places for Bikes ethos falls in line with the companies mission statement to:
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|Frame||Unisex, Carbon, Size 55|
|Wheel Size||Size 28|
|Gears||Shimano Ultegra R8150 Di2, 24 Gears|
|Rear Brake||Shimano Ultegra hydraulic disc Shimano MT800, CenterLock, 160 mm, Disc brake with hydraulic actuation|
|Front Brake||Shimano Ultegra hydraulic disc Shimano MT800, CenterLock, 160 mm, Disc brake with hydraulic actuation|
|Tyres||Bontrager R3 Hard-Case Lite, Tubeless Ready, aramid bead, 120 tpi, 700x32 c|
|Fork||Domane SL carbon|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano Ultegra R8150 Di2, braze-on, down swing|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Ultegra R8150 Di2|
|Crankset||Shimano Ultegra R8100, 50/34, 175 mm|
|Chain||Shimano XT M8100, 12-speed|
|Casette||Shimano Ultegra R8100, 11-34, 12-speed|
|Handlebar||Bontrager Elite IsoZone VR-CF, alloy, 31.8 mm, internal Di2 routing, 93 mm reach, 123 mm drop, 44 cm width|
|Stem||Bontrager Pro, 31.8 mm, Blendr-compatible, 7-degree, 100 mm length|
|Seatpost||Bontrager carbon internal seat mast cap, integrated light mount, 20 mm offset, tall length|
|Saddle||Bontrager P3 Verse Comp, steel rails, 145 mm width|
|Wheels||Bontrager Aeolus Pro 3V Bontrager Aeolus Pro 3V, OCLV Carbon, Tubeless Ready, 25 mm rim width, 100x12 mm thru axle Bontrager Aeolus Pro 3V, OCLV Carbon, Tubeless Ready, 25 mm rim width, Shimano 11/12-speed freehub, 142x12 mm thru axle, 28' Wheel Size|
|Colours||DARK PRISMATIC/TREK BLACK|
|Sizes||47, 50, 52, 54, 56, 58, 60|
|Barcodes||601842613801, 601842613818, 601842613825, 601842613832, 601842613849, 601842613856, 601842613863, 601842613870, 601842613887|
|SKUs / Part Numbers||5263375, 5263376, 5263377, 5263378, 5263379, 5263380, 5263381, 5263382, 5263383|
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