The brand-new Émonda SL 6 Pro is Trek's first carbon road bike that's paired with lightweight carbon wheels, providing the idyllic match to make a fast and furious bike that's ready to race hard. Featuring Trek's 500 Series OCLV Carbon frame and fork that are super light in weight allows you to have a responsive and fast base to ride from, two of the most important factors when it comes to a bike that can meet your race needs. To further sweeten this ride, Trek drastically improved their aerodynamic tube shaping on their 2021 range of Émonda's to make this their best handling, most aero speed seeking Émonda to ever emerge on the racing scene. The SL 6 Pro Émonda comes with the Bontrager Aeolus Elite 35 carbon wheels to ensure you've got the best technology already equipped so there's no need for upgrades. To keep the quality high throughout, Trek Equipped the SL 6 Pro with a full Shimano Ultegra 11-speed drive train and powerful Ultegra flat-mount disc brakes to take care of you on race day, allowing swift and blissful shifting to take place at your fingertips as well as ensure you've got superior control with unmatchable stopping power. To allow you to be completely at ease when tearing up the tarmac on race day, Trek has also provided you with their lifetime frame warranty and will repair or replace your Bontrager carbon wheels if they are damaged within the first two years of ownership.
The tech you get
A lightweight and aerodynamic 500 Series OCLV Carbon frame and fork, Bontrager Aeolus Elite 35 carbon wheels, a full Shimano Ultegra 11-speed drive train and powerful Ultegra flat-mount disc brakes. Lightweight parts to match the lightweight frame: with Émonda SL 6 Disc Pro, there's nothing left to upgrade
It's right for you if...
You're looking for every performance advantage on fast group rides and races, and you'd rather get the whole package now than make an upgrade to carbon wheels down the line. You also want the free speed of an aerodynamic frame. This bike is fully capable of taking on the biggest climbs, steepest descents and fastest sprints.
The final word
The best thing about this bike is that it pairs a super-fast aero frame and high-end drive train with really nice carbon wheels. This upgrade makes it a worthy choice for any ride, from sprints on your local roads to pro stage races to hill climbing competitions. Confidence in carbon: if your Bontrager carbon wheels are damaged within the first two years of ownership, Trek will repair or replace them for free along with their lifetime frame warranty.
Frame - Ultralight 500 Series OCLV Carbon, Ride Tuned performance tube optimization, tapered head tube, internal routing, DuoTrap S compatible, flat mount disc, 142x12mm thru-axle
Fork - Émonda SL full carbon, tapered carbon steerer, internal brake routing, flat mount disc, 12x100mm thru-axle
Seatpost - Bontrager carbon seatmast cap, 20mm offset, short length on size 47, 50, 52, 54, tall length on size 56, 58, 60, 62.
Wheels - Bontrager Aeolus Elite 35, OCLV Carbon, Tubeless Ready, 35mm rim depth, Shimano 11-speed freehub, 100x12mm thru-axle front, 142x12mm thru-axle rear
Tyres - Bontrager R2 Hard-Case Lite, aramid bead, 60 tpi, 700x25c
Crankset - Shimano Ultegra R8000, 52/36
Shift Levers - Shimano Ultegra R8025, short-reach lever, 11 speed
Front Derailleur - Shimano Ultegra R8000, braze-on
Rear Derailleur - Shimano Ultegra R8000, short cage, 30T max cog
Cassette - Shimano Ultegra R8000, 11-30, 11 speed
Chain - Shimano Ultegra HG701, 11-speed
Bottom Bracket - Praxis, T47 threaded, internal bearing
Front and Rear Brake - Shimano Ultegra hydraulic disc, flat mount
Handlebars - Bontrager Elite VR-C, alloy, 31.8mm, 100mm reach, 124mm drop
Stem - Bontrager Pro, 31.8mm, Blendr compatible, 7 degree
Saddle - Bontrager Aeolus Comp, steel rails
Bar Tape - Bontrager Supertack Perf tape