Checkpoint ALR 5 Driftless is a custom-painted, high-quality gravel bike that will hold up for long, rugged miles on pavement, dirt, and even the most treacherous gravel roads. A wealth of features like nimble-yet-stable progressive geometry, loads of mounts, plus a GRX drivetrain make it easy to customize for your kind of adventure.
It's right for you if...
You want a bike that’s made for adventure and doubles as a work of art. From the rugged frame and parts to a paint scheme inspired by the rolling hills and quiet roads of Wisconsin’s driftless area, this bike is the embodiment of off-road exploration.
The tech you get
A stout aluminum frame with an exclusive custom paint scheme, progressive geometry that's stable at speed and efficient when you're grinding up a climb, hidden cables that won't interfere with bags, plus rack and fender mounts and integrated frame bag mounts. A 1x11 Shimano GRX drivetrain with lower gears for grinding up hills or through rough gravel, and wide 700x40c gravel tires for added stability and traction. Fits tires up to 45c wide.
The final word
Checkpoint ALR 5 Driftless delivers quality parts, a durable alloy frame, a premium custom paint scheme, and a wealth of features like extra tire clearance and customization options so you can confidently take on bigger, better adventures.
|Frame||300 Series Alpha Aluminum, tapered head tube, Internal cable routing, 3S chain keeper, T47 BB, rack and fender mounts, integrated frame bag mounts, flat mount disc, 142x12mm thru axle|
|Fork||Checkpoint, carbon legs, tapered alloy steerer, rack mounts, fender mounts, flat mount disc, 12x100mm thru axle|
|Headset||FSA Integrated, sealed cartridge bearing, 1-1/8'' top, 1.5'' bottom|
|Rims||Bontrager Paradigm, Tubeless Ready, 24-hole, 21mm width, presta valve|
Front: Bontrager alloy, sealed bearing, centerlock disc, 100x12mm thru axle
Rear: Bontrager alloy, sealed bearing, centerlock disc, Shimano 11-speed freehub, 142x12mm thru axle
|Spokes||14g stainless steel|
|Tires||Bontrager GR2 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength casing, aramid bead, 120 tpi, 700x40|
|Crankset||Shimano GRX RX600|
|Bottom Bracket||Praxis, T47 threaded, internal bearing|
|Rear Cog(s)||Shimano SLX M7000, 11-42, 11 speed|
|Handlebars||Bontrager Elite Gravel|
|Tape/Grips||Bontrager Supertack Perf tape|
|Stem||Bontrager Elite Blendr Compatible|
|Saddle||Bontrager P3 Verse Comp|
|Seat Post||Easton EA70 AX, 27.2mm, 0mm offset, 50mm travel|
|Weight||21.17 lbs, excluding bag|
* Subject to change without notice.
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