About the Synapse 1

The Cannondale Synapse 1 is designed for comfort and performance on long road rides. The lightweight Synapse Alloy frame absorbs road chatter, while its responsive handling ensures an engaging ride experience.

Key Features:


  •     Frame: Lightweight SmartForm C2 Alloy, precision-shaped for comfort and performance
  •     Fork: Synapse Carbon, integrated crown race for reduced weight and improved handling
  •     Drivetrain: Shimano 105, 24-speed, ensuring reliable and smooth gear changes
  •     Brakes: Shimano 105 7170 hydraulic disc, 160mm rotors for powerful and consistent stopping
  •     Wheels: DT Swiss R470 DB, paired with Vittoria Zaffiro Pro Graphene 2.0 tyres
  •     Other Standout Feature: Internal cable routing for a sleek, clean look
  •     Finance Option: Available with 0% APR finance


The Synapse Alloy frame of the Cannondale Synapse 1 is crafted with SmartForm C2 technology, ensuring lightweight yet durable construction. The frame’s design effectively absorbs vibrations and bumps, providing a smooth and comfortable ride without sacrificing the responsiveness needed for quick accelerations and precise handling. This balanced geometry, combined with a carbon fork, enhances ride quality and control.

Equipped with a Shimano 105 24-speed drivetrain, the Synapse 1 offers a wide range of gears for tackling any terrain with ease. The Shimano 105 hydraulic disc brakes deliver powerful and reliable braking performance, ensuring confidence in all weather conditions. The DT Swiss R470 DB wheels, combined with Vittoria Zaffiro Pro Graphene 2.0 tyres, provide excellent traction and durability, perfect for long-distance rides.

The bike’s design also includes internal cable routing, keeping the cables hidden and protected, contributing to a sleek and tidy appearance. The inclusion of plenty of gear and bottle mounts, along with clearance for 32mm wide tyres, makes the Synapse 1 versatile for various road conditions and longer adventures.


Model Year:
Wheel Size:
Lightweight smartform c2 alloy, smartsense compatible, bsa threaded bb, internal cable routing, flat mount, 142x12 thru-axle, hidden rack/fender mounts
Synapse carbon, integrated crown race, 12x100mm thru-axle, internal routing, flat mount brake, fender mounts
Rear Derailleur:
Shimano 105
Front Derailleur:
Shimano 105
Shimano 105
Shimano 105, 50/34
Bottom Bracket:
Shimano bb-rs500, bsa
Shimano 105
Shimano 105
Integrated, 1-1/8" - 1-1/4"
Cannondale 3, 6061 alloy, 31.8, 7°
Cannondale 3, 6061 alloy, compact
Front Brake:
Shimano 105 7170, 160/160mm rt70 rotors
Rear Brake:
Shimano 105 7170, 160/160mm rt70 rotors
Brake Levers:
Shimano 105
Dt swiss r470 db, 28h
Front Hub:
Formula cl-712, 12x100mm centerlock
Rear Hub:
Formula rxc-400, 12x142mm centerlock
Stainless steel, 14g
Vittoria zaffiro pro graphene 2.0, 700x30c
Fizik aliante delta, s-alloy rails
Cannondale 3, 6061 alloy, 27.2x350mm
Resin platform

As with any product, specification is subject to change without prior notification. You are advised to confirm current specification before buying.

Warranty Information

At the time of purchasing your new bike, it’s important to be aware of the warranty coverage for various components. Understanding the warranty terms ensures that you can enjoy peace of mind regarding the durability and performance of your bicycle. Below, we provide an in-depth explanation of the warranty information for different parts of your bike.

Please read our Warranty Information page

Synapse 1

Original price was: £1,900.00.Current price is: £1,599.00.

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