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Trek Madone 4.7

Trek Madone 4.7

2012

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5.0 stars
 (39 Reviews)
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2012 Trek Madone 4.7

Swoopy descents, serpentine roads and epic climbs; Trek's Madone 4.7 was made for these and more! Constructed of Trek's trick OCLV Carbon, this beauty is light and stiff for top-notch power transfer and efficiency, while remaining impressively compliant for ride-all-day comfort. Complementing the sweet ride is a Bontrager Race Lite oversize carbon fork for maximum steering precision and control. And, this amazing bike is built for action with Bontrager's Race wheels, which are seemingly effortless to get up to speed, a compact Shimano Ultegra 10-speed gruppo for quick shifting, and a host of Bontrager's quality Race components, too.

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    Specification Description
    Frame Trek 400 Series OCLV carbon
    Fork Bontrager Race Lite Carbon w/E2 aluminum steerer
    Rims/Wheels Bontrager Race wheelset
    Hubs See Rims/Wheels
    Spokes See Rims/Wheels
    Tires Bontrager R2, 700 x 23c
    Crankset Shimano Ultegra
    Chainrings 50/34
    Front Derailleur Shimano Ultegra
    Rear Derailleur Shimano Ultegra
    Rear Cogs Shimano 105, 10-speed: 11-28
    Shifters Shimano Ultegra STI
    Handlebars Bontrager Race Blade VR-C
    Tape/Grips Bontrager Gel
    Stem Bontrager Race Lite
    Brake Levers Shimano Ultegra
    Brakes Shimano Ultegra
    Saddle Bontrager Affinity 2
    Seatpost Bontrager carbon

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    5.0 stars

    (based on 39 reviews)

    94%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Lightweight  (32)
    • Handles Well  (20)
    • Fast  (20)
    • Responsive  (19)
    • Comfortable  (18)

    Cons

    • Uncomfortable Seat  (9)
    • Poor Components  (2)
    • Maybe the seat 
    • White Bar Tape 
    • Wheels 

    Best Uses

    • Serious Training  (17)
    • Road biking  (15)
    • Exercising  (15)
    • Casual Riding  (13)
    • Climbing  (12)

    Reviewed by 39 customers

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    5.0

    Excellent performance road bike

    By Mr the racer

    from Las Vegas Nevada

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Pros

    • Versatile

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Road Biking

      Comments:

      Daily fresh air exercise

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      4.0

      Quite an upgrade

      By Odin2823

      from Pennsylvania

      About Me Avid Cyclist

      Pros

      • Fast and Smooth Ride
      • Lightweight

      Cons

      • Gear Shifting

      Best Uses

      • Road Biking

      Comments:

      Love the bike- not crazy about the Ultegra shifting...

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great bike, LOVE IT!!!!

      By Post pounder

      from Marinette, wi

      About Me Avid Cyclist

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Lightweight
      • Fast and Smooth Ride

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Road Biking

        Comments:

        Bike handles great.

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        4.0

        Sportives are us!

        By BrummieBoy

        from Worcestershire, England

        About Me Avid Cyclist

        Pros

        • Lightweight
        • Versatile
        • Durable

        Cons

        • White Bar Tape

        Best Uses

        • Training rides
        • Sportives
        • Road Biking

        Comments:

        Never owned a road bike before - and was a little nervous to start - however - bike is great, flies along - hoods take some getting used to, as does going back to brake blocks!! - Acheived a 'gold' time on the first sportive i entered so bike is defintately fast. Possibly not the best bike for rough rides / bad weather but trade off is worth it for the long rides on nicer days. Bike is pretty comfortable given its billing as a race bike and no problems for longer trips. I recommend this bike without hesitation.

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        5.0

        First Trek Road bike purchase

        By Rich

        from Chester, MD

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Easy Handling
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Road Biking
          • Endurance Ride

          Comments:

          I picked up the Mondone 4.7, 2013 model last week. took it out for a quick 15 mile ride to check seat position etc and was a little underwhelmed. Last Saturday, participated in a Century ride and the bike really showed its true colors. Made a seat adjustment and that's all it took. 100 miles and the bike performed beautifully. Last bike was Cannondale aluminum frame with 105 equipment. served me well. The Mondone is in a different category entirely. cruising we effortless on flat ground. accelerating was quick. shifting needs some adjustment, but I am sure that's just working out the kinks. Love this bike. have a metric century in a couple of weeks and now that the bike and I have been formally introduced, really looking forward to it. for the price point, its a great combination of features and equipment

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          4.0

          Love this bike so far

          By EE

          from Maryland

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Responsive

          Cons

          • Uncomfortable Seat
          • Bad Seat Post Clamp

          Best Uses

          • Road Biking

          Comments:

          I've had the bike for just over a month now and live it. It's smooth and solid and works well. The seat post assembly and seat are not great though. The saddle is grippy and grabs ALL of my sorts making me stick to it which is really uncomfortable. Also, the seat clamp seems to be junk on mine as well. The seat post has not held its position since I took delivery of the bike. VERY frustrating. I can't seem to find a problem with anything obvious but it makes me nervous because the frame is carbon and if something is not right in the seat post area of the frame I don't know that the frame could be fixed. Check your seat posts before delivery. Mine has been slipping 1/4 inch every few miles. Help me Trek!!

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          5.0

          Imposible to beat for the money!

          By davethewave

          from Sydney, Australia

          About Me Avid Cyclist

          Pros

          • Great Hardware
          • Ballance Can Be Adjusted
          • Lightweight
          • Versatile

          Cons

          • Handlebar Tape Loose

          Best Uses

          • Road Biking
          • Fitness

          Comments:

          I went down a frame size with this one and found the lower handlebar hight and shorter stem made the bike a bit twitchy downhill at speed and under brakes compared with my old Trek 1.5. A longer stem and a refit at the shop fixed this immediately. This showed me how important the shop can be you buy your bike from in getting the most out of your ride. Basically, I couldn't be happier with this bike!

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          5.0

          Madone 4.7 King of the Road

          By Hawk

          from Goose Creek Sc

          About Me Avid Cyclist

          Pros

          • Fast and Smooth Ride
          • Precise handling
          • Smooth shifting
          • Lightweight
          • Versatile
          • Durable

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Road Biking

            Comments:

            group ride two to three times per week. other than other trek riders, I am the fastest among the group. of course my physicality has lots to do with it, however i rode a steel bike prior to purchasing the trek and the difference the bike made was most obvious. I LOVE MY BIKE!

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            5.0

            I love this bike

            By JP

            from Pacific Beach, San Diego

            About Me Avid Cyclist

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Lightweight
            • Versatile
            • Durable

            Cons

            • Maybe The Seat

            Best Uses

            • Road Biking
            • Long Rides Steep Climbs

            Comments:

            I am in my mid twenty's and was looking for a great first road bike that I could grow with over time. I was looking for something that was all carbon with a comfortable frame and once I test road this bike I know it was the perfect fit. With a smaller budget i was looking to get the most for my money and i found this to be the best deal with full shimano ultegra components and full carbon. The bike also looks better than most bike i have come across. I have so far had this bike for 6 months and put roughly 500 miles on and have no complaints thus far. It is extremely fast, very comfortable, and I keep up with cyclers who have been cycling for their whole lives. I would definitely recommend this bike for anyone who is looking to get the most for their money and someone who likes to push their limits and wants a bike to support them.

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            5.0

            Great bike

            By Mike270

            from Manchester

            About Me Competitive Cyclist

            Pros

            • All Day Rides
            • Fast And Light

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Good At Everything

              Comments:

              I've got a 1.5 I use for winter and bad weather and this as a best bike both great rides

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