2023 CHECKPOINT SLR 7 Project 1 Carbon Gravel Bike / Sram Force eTap AXS / 52cm
Checkpoint SLR 6 eTap is a carbon gravel bike that's built for crushing the world's greatest gravel races. The lightweight 700 Series OCLV Carbon frame has gravel-smoothing IsoSpeed and a nimble-yet-stable progressive geometry. Plus, a smart and smooth SRAM Rival wireless electronic drivetrain with power meter for super-fast shifts, and extra mounts for gear and accessories. This bike a true gravel-grinding powerhouse.
It's right for you if...
You have big dreams for the likes of The Mid-South, Belgian Waffle Rides, and Unbound Gravel, and know you'll need the most dialed gravel bike for these epic adventures. You want our most advanced Checkpoint frame, one that's made specifically for gravel racing.
The tech you get
A 700 Series OCLV Carbon frame with IsoSpeed and carbon armor, a progressive geometry that's stable at speed and efficient when you're grinding up a climb, internal storage, hidden cables that won't interfere with bags, and integrated frame bag and fender mounts. Plus, a carbon fork, 1x12 SRAM Rival eTap AXS wireless electronic drivetrain with a wide-range cassette, and Bontrager Aeolus Pro 3V OCLV Carbon wheels with wide 700x40c gravel tires that provide extra traction and stability. Fits up to 45c tires.
The final word
Our best Checkpoint frame is designed and built for performance and comfort during grueling gravel races. It's ultra-light, fast, and comes with premium parts like an advanced wireless electronic drivetrain and carbon wheels.
Why you'll love it
- The SRAM Rival eTap AXS wireless drivetrain won’t leave a hole in your wallet, and you can fully customize your shift logic using the AXS app
- The IsoSpeed decoupler soaks up fatiguing bumps without bouncing you around
- All-new progressive geometry is quick and nimble yet keeps you stable and in control on fast, choppy descents
- A sleek internal storage compartment gives you a versatile spot to stow tools and gear
- Integrated frame bag mounts and fender mounts make it easy to carry gear and water
Model SLR 7 eTap
Frame Material Carbon
Drivetrain Sram Force eTap AXS
Frame 700 Series OCLV Carbon, IsoSpeed, downtube storage door, internal routing, Ride Tuned seat mast, chain keeper, T47 BB, fender mounts, integrated frame bag mounts, flat mount disc, 142x12mm thru axle
Brakes Sram Force AXS Flat Mount
Brake Rotors SRAM CenterLine X, centerlock, round edge, 160mm
Shifters SRAM Force eTap AXS, 12 speed
Rear Derailleur SRAM Force XPLR eTap AXS, 44T max cog
Bottom Bracket Shell SRAM DUB, T47 threaded, internal bearing
Crankset SRAM Force AXS, 40T, DUB, 170mm length
Cassette SRAM XG-1271, 10-44, 12 speed
Chain SRAM Force, 12 speed
Handlebar Bontrager Pro IsoCore VR-CF, 40cm
Stem FSA Energy SCR 80mm
Seatpost Bontrager carbon seatmast cap, 5mm offset, short length
Saddle Bontrager Verse Short Elite, austenite rails, 155mm width
Front Axle Spacing 100mm
Rear Axle Spacing 142mm
Wheelset Bontrager Aeolus Pro 3V, OCLV Carbon, Tubeless Ready
Front Tire Bontrager GR1 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength casing, aramid bead, 120 tpi, 700x40c
Rear Tire Bontrager GR1 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Inner Strength casing, aramid bead, 120 tpi, 700x40c
Tire Type TLR
Tubeless Compatibility Yes
Pedals Not Included
Extras Battery Charger