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Giant Escape 3
  • Color: Matte Neon Red/Back
  • Color: Satin Black/Charcoal

Giant

Escape 3
2018

$370.00 - $399.99
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5.0 stars
 (17 Reviews)
 

2018 Giant Escape 3

Make your escape.

Transportation, fitness and fun. Escape is all these things and more. Choose your mission, hop on and go.

With its lightweight ALUXX aluminum frame and smooth, stable 700c wheels, Escape is your ticket to on-road versatility. Ride city streets or country roads. For commuting, fitness, or just for the fun of it. Confident upright geometry and a wide range of gears give it a sporty ride quality. Whatever road or path you choose, Escape is always up for the adventure.

- ALUXX-grade butted aluminum frame
- High-tensile steel fork with low-rider rack mounts
- Durable double-wall alloy rims with puncture-resistant Giant SX-3 tires
- Shimano 3x7-speed drivetrain with Tektro brakes

Features and Information

 
Specification Description
Frame ALUXX-grade aluminum
Fork High-tensile steel with low-rider rack mounts
Rims/Wheels Giant Alloy, Double Wall
Hubs Alloy, 32h
Spokes Stainless Steel, 14g
Tires Giant S-X3, 700x32, puncture protect
Crankset Shimano FC-TY501
Chainrings 28/38/48
Bottom Bracket Sealed Cartridge, Threaded
Chain KMC Z51
Front Derailleur Shimano Tourney
Rear Derailleur Shimano Tourney
Cassette/Rear Cogs Shimano 14x34, 7-speed freewheel
Shifters Shimano ST-EF41
Handlebars Giant Sport
Stem Giant Sport
Brake Levers Shimano EF51
Brakes Tektro TK837
Pedals Giant Sport
Saddle Giant Contact Comfort Upright
Seat Post Giant Sport, 27.2mm

* Subject to change without notice.

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Pros

  • Lightweight  (12)
  • Stylish  (7)
  • Comfortable  (7)
  • Durable  (7)
  • Packs Well  (2)

Cons

  • Uncomfortable 
  • Seat Is A Little Hard 
  • Horribly Hard Seat 
  • The Seat Is A Little Roug 
  • The Seat Is A Little Hard 

Best Uses

  • Road Biking  (3)
  • Commuting  (3)
  • Comfort  (2)
  • Commuting/City 
  • Racing 

Reviewed by 17 customers

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5.0

I never expected this much bike for the money! Awesome bike!

By Bikeman

from Tampa Florida

About Me

Comments:

I use it mostly on broken up bike paths. The paths break up because of Oak tree roots. Bike handles bumps like there not even there. Plus this bike is fast! It seems as fast as my Giant Contend. Shifts smooth and brakes are decent. Beautifully bike also. The Black and Grey looks great.

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5.0

Love this bike

By The Don

from Chicago, IL

About Me

Comments:

This is my first bike that I purchased as an adult. Last bike I owned was when I was a kid. However, I have tried a lot of bikes. I was looking for something that is a good value. This bike hit the mark. Great price, and even better quality. I must have shopped around for about 3 weeks looking and trying all types of bikes in this range. I would venture to guess I looked at between 12-25 bikes. As soon as I rode this one, I knew I had to have it. I purchased the red one. It looks super sleek!

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5.0

Wow! What a fun Bike to Ride.

By C.M. Writings

from Cleveland, OH

About Me Intermediate

Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday Commuting

    Comments:

    I am so glad that I found this shop. All the places near where I live that sold bicycles closed years ago. This is the first time I've spent any real money on a bike. Usually, I go cheap but I can tell this is a bike that was designed for a serious rider. From the moment I rode the bike out of the shop, I was impressed. I can not remember the last time I just had fun riding a bike. This is definitely a fast bike. I could not believe how easily I was able to get this bike up to 20 miles per hour. I was not expecting that. It was a little scary at first because I've never ridden a bike that can go that fast. I am probably going to get a lot of mileage out of this bike before the Summer is out.

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    5.0

    Exceeded the expectations!

    By Tosh

    from Houston,TX

    About Me Intermediate

    Pros

    • Stylish
    • Comfortable
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments:

        Amazing bike! I love it!

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        5.0

        Good Value

        By speedy

        from San Jose, CA

        About Me Professional

        Pros

        • Fender-ready
        • Stylish
        • Kickstand-ready
        • Comfortable
        • Lightweight
        • Technical Documentation
        • Cheaper Than Carbon Fiber

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments:

            Stuff I added: front LED light rear LED light bell kickstand cable lock

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            5.0

            Great Value

            By GG

            from Long Island, NY

            About Me Intermediate

            Comments:

            Quick review of the 2015 Escape model. I bought it in March 2015. Long story short, I put 2500 miles on this bike so far (its January 2016). Its inexpensive, but perfectly functional. After I dialed things in, after its break in period, I have had zero mechanical issues. I did change out the handlebars for, "trekking bars", and replaced the seat with a cutout model. I am 5'11 and the large size model feels perfect.

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            5.0

            wow

            By han solo

            from Nashville Tn

            About Me Intermediate

            Pros

            • Lightweight
            • Stylish
            • Comfortable
            • Beautiful

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments:

                I ride about 12-14 miles a day. I just bought this bike and was going in for a Trek. Since Giant is a bigger bike company and numbers equal lower cost, I was able to buy the Giant at a lower price that the same quality Trek bike. So far this is a dream. So smooth and able. The quality of the bike and components are obvious and constant. I cannot say enough about this bike. I am glad it caught my eye in Trace Bike shop.

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                5.0

                Fantastic Ride

                By AAA

                from Texas

                About Me Beginner

                Pros

                • Lightweight
                • Comfortable
                • Smooth Ride
                • Durable

                Cons

                • Hard Saddle

                Best Uses

                • Exercise
                • Commuting

                Comments:

                I bought this bike in an effort to get back into shape. It has been a dream. My problem has always been that I couldn't find a way to exercise that I enjoyed enough to be excited about every day. This bike has helped me find just that. The ride is smooth and fast. The only problem I have had is shifting up when I get out of a stretch of grass I ride through, but I imagine that has more to do with user error. If you plan to take up this hobby, this is a great bike to start with.

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                4.0

                Amazing!!

                By N man

                from Staten Island, NY

                About Me Intermediate

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Lightweight
                • Stylish

                Cons

                • Uncomfortable
                • Bad Seat

                Best Uses

                • Commuting

                Comments:

                I usee this to travel. It is very fast and nice but the thing is the seat is hard and thin so im going to need to replace it with a new one. Other wise amaazing bike and great looks too.

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                5.0

                Great Bike for the price

                By NA

                from Chicago

                About Me Beginner

                Pros

                • Lightweight
                • Durable
                • Stylish

                Cons

                • Horribly Hard Seat

                Best Uses

                • Comfort

                Comments:

                I use this bike on the trails and roads for about 10 miles daily. I am no expert but wanted a bike that wouldn't need maintenance every week (Schwinn). Problem I had with my old Schwinn was the rims would be bent and impossible to ride the bike and the gears needed maintenance 1 time every 2 months. This bike has been amazing so far and is effortless. Looks great in black/gray

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                Option Barcode Manufacturer's Part Number
                Matte Neon Red/Back / Large 04712878170919 80012426
                Satin Black/Charcoal / Large 04712878170858 80012416
                Matte Neon Red/Back / Medium 04712878170902 80012425
                Satin Black/Charcoal / Medium 04712878170841 80012415
                Matte Neon Red/Back / Small 04712878170896 80012424
                Satin Black/Charcoal / Small 04712878170834 80012414
                Matte Neon Red/Back / X-Large 04712878170926 80012427
                Satin Black/Charcoal / X-Large 04712878170865 80012417
                Matte Neon Red/Back / X-Small 04712878170889 80012423
                Satin Black/Charcoal / X-Small 04712878170827 80012413