So you've been riding for a while but you want to take it the the next level, huh? Well these are the bikes for you! Come on in to either Empire Bikes location to check 'em out!


Defy Advanced

Designed around the proven endurance geometry of the Defy range and handcrafted with lightweight, smooth-riding Advanced-grade composite, the frame delivers speed, confidence and control. The rear triangle features ultra-thin, flattened seatstays to reduce road vibrations, and the D-Fuse seatpost helps smooth out the road. Disc-brake technology gives you more control in all types of weather. So however far you ride, Defy Advanced helps you stay strong to the finish.

-Starting at $1800


TCR Advanced

For all-around road racers, a perfect balance of stiffness, light weight and smooth compliance is the key to success. With its reengineered Advanced-grade composite frameset, the all-new TCR Advanced meets every demand. The frame is lighter, but it still retains its pedal-stomping stiffness. The OverDrive steerer system and MegaDrive downtube are engineered for precise handling. And the new Variant seatpost improves ride quality so you stay fresh until the finish on those big days in the saddle.

-Starting at $1600


Propel Advanced

Best-in-class aerodynamics plus sharp yet stable handling on the road. You get it all with Propel Advanced. Engineered with AeroSystem Shaping Technology and Advanced-grade composite, this race-ready rocketship delivers lightweight performance and a stiff chassis for sprinting. The Vector seatpost offers wide-ranging adjustability with minimal drag. An OverDrive steerer tube and PowerCore bottom bracket help improve its sharp handling and pedaling efficiency—the perfect combo when you’re at the front of the pack.

-Starting at $2100


XTC Advanced

Handcrafted with Giant’s Advanced-grade composite, and purposefully engineered for the fast, stable 27.5-inch wheel platform, the XtC Advanced 27.5 is the perfect balance between speed and control. The OverDrive steerer tube produces flawless front-end handling even on rough courses. The combination of the MegaDrive downtube and PowerCore bottom bracket offer a super responsive and efficient chassis. Thoughtful touches including the integrated seat clamp and internal cable routing round out this World Cup proven XC racer.

-Starting at $2100


Anthem

The quickness and agility of the legendary Anthem platform, plus the confident handling of Giant’s innovative 27.5 technology. That’s the core of this versatile XC machine. Featuring a lightweight, full-suspension ALUXX SL frame and award-winning Maestro Suspension—engineered specifically for 27.5 wheels and 100mm of suspension travel—it’s perfect for racing or all-day epics. The frame features Giant’s OverDrive steerer tube for razor-sharp handling, plus a PowerCore bottom bracket for maximum pedaling stiffness and power transfer.

-Starting at $2600


Trance

Keep cool on the trail, even when it gets rough. The lightweight yet stiff ALUXX SL aluminum frameset of the Trance 27.5 was designed specifically to optimize the performance benefits of 27.5-inch wheels. It’s engineered with 140mm of proven Maestro suspension in the rear plus a host of frame technologies including the OverDrive steerer tube and PowerCore bottom bracket. Whether you’re climbing or descending, pinning it at speed or crawling through technical terrain, Trance 27.5 helps you tame the trail.

-Starting at $2100