The Merida Speeder 20 is a comfortable and easy way to ride with smooth efficiency and speed on the road or footpaths. The Speeder is a reliable flat-bar road bike with its lightweight alloy frame and steel fork with vibration damping qualities. The geometry of the Speeder puts you in an upright and comfortable position which is noticeably different to drop bar road bikes and is a great solution for the rider that wants that road bike style with added comfort. The 3x8 speed Shimano Drivetrain has the range of gears for you to really test yourself and get fit, commute with speed or just glide up any climb. On top of that it is equipped with awesome Shimano Hydraulic Disc Brakes which are reliable in all weather conditions, perfect for when you have to commute in the wet. The Speeder 20 is a value oriented flat bar, step up to the Speeder 100 for an upgraded carbon fork, as well as improved drivetrain and brakes. Hoever the Speeder 20 still gives you great bang for your buck as an affordable bike that gives you a comfortable yet fast ride which is great for commuting or getting fit.
X-Taper Headtube: Using a tapered head tube with 1 1/8" bearings in the top and 1 1/4" or 1 1/2" in the bottom creates superb stiffness and precise, confidence inspiring steering.