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Topstone Carbon Apex 1 Black

by csg

Regular price£3,200.00 Sale price

Topstone Carbon Apex 1 Black

by csg

Regular price£3,200.00 Sale price
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Nothing is impassable

The best gravel bike for anything from dirt roads to singletrack trails. With the grip and comfort of the Kingpin suspension, nothing is off-limits.

Where it thrives

Gravel and Dirt Roads, Rough Pavement, Trails

What it's built for

Gravel riding, back road exploring, bike packing and off-road adventures


  • Lightweight Topstone Carbon frameset with Kingpin suspension, SmartSense compatible / Integrated Cannondale App connectivity
  • SRAM Apex XPLR, wide range 12-speed gravel group w/ Apex hydraulic disc brakes
  • Durable, wide inner width, DT Swiss G540 gravel rims

      Nothing is Impassable

      a person stands next to a bicycle

      Kingpin Suspension

      Delivering a smooth ride without the added weight and complexity of a shock and links, Kingpin is our answer for the most demanding gravel riders. Whether you need more comfort to go long, more traction to push beyond or more give to take on the tech - Kingpin is the maintenance-free, lightweight answer to your prayers.

      Load Up. Roll Out.

      With plentiful gear and waterbottle mounts on the frame and fork, Topstone Carbon is ready to load up and go long.

      Corner like a Boss

      Rail through the rough and come out smiling. Led by our OutFront steering geometry, the Topstone Carbon offers up handling that's serenely stable in the chop, and light & nimble everywhere else.



      • Platform
      • Model Name
        Topstone Carbon Apex 1
      • Model Code


      • Frame
        Topstone Carbon, Kingpin suspension system, SmartSense compatible, Proportional Response construction, 12x142mm thru-axle, 27.2 dropper post ready, BSA 68mm threaded BB, DirectLine internal cable routing, removable fender bridge, 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, triple bottle/gear mounts, fender mounts
      • Headset
        Integrated, 1-1/8" - 1.5"


      • Rear Derailleur
        SRAM Apex XPLR
      • Shifters
        SRAM Apex, hydraulic disc, 12-speed
      • Chain
        SRAM Apex, 12-speed
      • Crank
        SRAM Apex 1 Wide Direct Mount, 40T
      • Rear Cogs
        SRAM PG-1231 XPLR, 11-44, 12-speed
      • Bottom Bracket
        SRAM DUB BSA Road 68 Wide


      • Brakes
        SRAM Apex hydraulic disc, 160/160mm Centerline rotors
      • Brake Levers
        SRAM Apex hydraulic disc


      • Rims
        DT Swiss G540, 28h, 24mm inner width
      • Spokes
        Stainless Steel, 14g
      • Tire Size
      • Wheel Size
      • Hubs
        (F) Formula cartridge bearing, 12x100mm centerlock / (R) Formula cartridge bearing, 12x142mm centerlock
      • Tires
        Vittoria Terreno Dry, 700x38c, tubeless ready


      • Handlebar
        Cannondale 3, butted 6061 Alloy, 16 deg flare drop
      • Stem
        Cannondale 3, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 7°
      • Grips
        Fizik Solocush Soft, 3mm
      • Saddle
        Fizik Aliante Delta, S-alloy rails
      • Seatpost
        Cannondale 3, 6061 Alloy, 27.2x350mm


      • Wheel Sensor
        Cannondale Wheel Sensor


      • Extra 1
        StrapRack tool/stuff holder
      • Geometry


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