Giant Escape 1 (2016) (Matte Black)

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A bike with many personalities, the Giant Escape is built around a lightweight aluminum frame with a stable ride quality and a wide range of gears. Its smooth-rolling 700c wheels make it fast and sporty enough for a fun fitness routine. And its neutral, upright positioning makes it a great choice for navigating city streets or crowded bike paths. Whatever road or path you choose, just hop on and make your escape.


  • Lightweight and durable ALUXX-grade butted aluminum frame
  • Composite fork with alloy steerer to damp vibrations
  • Durable double-wall alloy rims with puncture resistant tires
  • Shimano 3x9-speed drivetrain with Tektro brakes

S, M, L, XL
Colors: Matte Black
Frame: ALUXX-grade aluminum
Fork: Composite with alloy steerer, low-rider rack mounts
Shock: N/A
Giant Connect, Low rise, 31.8mm
Stem: Giant Sport
Seatpost: Giant Sport, 27.2mm
Saddle: Giant Connect, upright
Pedals: Giant Sport
Shimano Altus
Front Derailleur: Shimano Altus
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Alivio
Brakes: Tektro, Linear pull
Brake Levers: Tektro
Cassette: Shimano HG300 11x34, 9-speed
Chain: KMC X9
Crankset: Shimano Acera, 26/36/48
Bottom Bracket: Threaded, Sealed
Giant Alloy, Double-wall
Hubs: Alloy, 32h
Spokes: Stainless Steel, 14g
Tires: Giant S-X2, 700x32, Puncture protection
The most accurate way to determine any bike’s weight is to have your local dealer weigh it for you. Many brands strive to list the lowest possible weight, but in reality weight can vary based on size, finish, hardware and accessories. All Giant bikes are designed for best-in-class weight and ride quality.


Aluxx Aluminum Technology:
Lightweight framesets featuring optimized strength-to-weight ratios


6061 alloy for optimized strength-toweight ratios

Forming methods:
Single butting results in light weight without sacrificing strength
Predominantly features PressForming

Welding techniques:
Predominantly features Standard and some Smooth welding techniques for optimized strength and weight

Sizing (click to enlarge):


This product was added to our catalog on February 18, 2016.