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Cannondale Topstone Apex AXS – Take the road less travelled and Save £1250!

The best gravel bike for anything from dirt roads to singletrack trails. With the grip and comfort of the Kingpin suspension, nothing is off-limits.
Where it thrives
Gravel and dirt roads, rough pavement, trails.
What it’s built for
Gravel riding, back road exploring, bike packing and off-road adventures.

Spec Highlights

  • Lightweight Topstone Carbon frameset with Kingpin suspension
  • SRAM Apex AXS XPLR 12-speed wireless electronic shifting & hydraulic disc brakes
  • DT Swiss G540 rims / WTB Riddler TCS Light, 700x45c, tubeless ready tires

Kingpin Suspension

Delivering a smooth ride without the added weight and complexity of a shock and links, Kingpin is the answer for the most demanding gravel riders. Whether you need more comfort to go long, more traction to push beyond or more give to take on the tech – Kingpin is the maintenance-free and lightweight.

Load Up. Roll Out.

With plentiful gear and waterbottle mounts on the frame and fork, Topstone Carbon is ready to load up and go long.

Corner like a boss

Rail through the rough and come out smiling. Led by Cannondale’s OutFront steering geometry, the Topstone Carbon offers up handling that’s super stable in the when on the gas, and light & nimble everywhere else.

Dropper post ready

Built to accept an internally-routed 27.2mm dropper seatpost, which shouldn’e be a surprise on a bike this capable.

Clearance and Compatability

The new dropped chainstay design allows big volume tyres, up to 700 x 45mm or 27.5 x 2.1″ with 6mm of clearance for trail debris


With classic DoubleTap mechanical shifting and XPLR gearing, Apex connects you to your bike with smooth and reliable shifting, chain retention, and controlled and powerful hydraulic braking.