Focus Paralane Review


Endurance bikes have come a long way to deliver bike performances that are much suited for their titles. With the advent of modern technology in their production, they endure more pressures from your rides on rougher terrains. Focus is a company that manufactures endurance bikes that should constantly be on your mind when looking for one to purchase. Focus has strong roots in cyclocross and road racing, which they never forget whenever they build a new bike.

The Paralane is a new addition to Focus’s long list of highly efficient endurance bikes, and it comes with all of the latest technology of bike manufacturing. All of the exciting additions on this bike leave it to be a top-class performance bike just for you.

Focus Paralane Review

The Focus Paralane comes with a very lightweight frame that does not interfere with its comfortability on the road. The tire has a design to help you absorb all the tension on the rough road surface. The bike allows a rider to be involved with the ride yet remain unshaken to pieces. The Paralane rides on uneven surfaces with as much prowess as it would on smooth roads; it remains unfazed in the face of really bad terrains. The bike can take tires of 35mm, and the bike geometry is a little more laid back than our regular road bikes.

This brand does not forget aesthetics, and the fork length increased for more balance that is unavailable in some older versions of bikes that often have pretty high handlebars. The handling balance of this bike is measured, which gives off a fizzy feel when pushing on and when riding through bends. This bike is not just good for climbing mountains, and it descends pretty effortlessly like a child taking the first steps. Some road bikes come with cramps that do not make the rides enjoyable, and the Focus Paralane is very easy to ride instead. Your level of riding experience has nothing to do with how you can enjoy your cycling with this bike.

The neatness of the bikes shows how the cables have internal routing, which eliminates the rough look that cables wiring used to be on older bike versions. The bike makes for the space required by riders for wide tires and mudguards. With one activation hand, you can apply the break with so much power and user control. This bike is ready for the rider to cycle all year round and face any challenging road type. Focus as a bike company made a couple of parts themselves, like its Concept Extended branded parts. The handlebars are made from aluminum and shaped just nicely along with compact and short drops. It has a saddle made with Fizik Aliante R5, which is adjustable due to the presence of the two-bolt seat post.

Focus uses its RAT (Rapid Axle Technology), 12 mm thru-axles on both ends; riders can remove the wheel with a 90-degree twist, which is certified as a brilliant addition by the company. Thru-axles have been a necessity on disc-equipped bikes in recent years, and this exceptional bike has it to deliver a modernized riding performance.

Key Features

Users can fit Mudguards easily with a flap

It gives a comfortable ride

It provides an aesthetic design

It absorbs Bumpy rides


Brand: Focus Paralane

Frame Material: Paralane Disc and Carbon

Brakes: Shimano R685

Product Weight: 8.4 kg

Tire: Schwalbe ONE Race

Fork: Paralane, R.A.T


It offers a comfortable ride

They are weatherproof

It lets you enjoy adventurous rides

It is durable


The Mudguard system is not firm

The Front derailleur cannot be detached


The Focus Paralane is a successfully built and designed versatile bike to serve multiple purposes. It has a playful handling and a comfortable ride to suit all riding scenarios. The manufacturers of Focus Paralane seek to give passionate riders a unique riding experience that includes a comfortable ride even during long rides and for them to feel safe riding.

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