The test team from BikeRadar/Cycling Plus wrote that they were “smitten with the Defy’s handling” and described its ride performance as “responsive without feeling twitchy.” Built for long days in the saddle, the Defy Advanced Pro delivered “comfort in spades” during the test.
Editors credited Giant’s D-Fuse technology, including the seatpost and handlebars for smoothing out rough roads, claiming the innovative components worked “harmoniously” to dampen road bumps and vibrations. They also said the Defy expands the possibilities of road riding, commenting about how the it excelled on rough roads and gravel during multi-surface rides.
Summing it up, editors wrote that the Defy Advanced Pro was the best of the bunch for 2020, claiming this is a bike where “high performance and high value meet in a fun-packed ride.”
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