This Synapse build is a well-balanced endurance machine with an
emphasis on light weight.
A skinny 25.4mm carbon seatpost, together with those trademark
ultraslim seatstays, provides a natural cushioning effect to absorb
the worst of rough surfaces, but Cannondale have dialled in
stiffness where it matters to ensure a fast, efficient ride without
They've long been champions of lightweight bikes, and this shows
in the carefully selected blend of Cannondale "in house"
components. From the legendarily stiff and light SiSL2 HollowGram
cranks to the equally impressive carbon wheelset (complete with DT
Swiss rear hub internals).
This is a true performance bike for those who want to go fast
photos by Bence Bujaki