Road Bikes

Trek Madone 4.7

By: Mason Arnold

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TREK MADONE 4.7 2020 [Review]



The Trek Madone 4.7 is a road bike with 400 series OCLV carbon frame, Bontrager race lite fork, Shimano Ultegra drivetrain, and brakeset, Shimano carbon seat post. The frame is an important part of this bike with E2 technology, which helps to reduce the effects of bumpy roads on the rider. It also features the DuoTrap compatibility that makes it possible for bikers to track their rides by integrating a computer or phone to measure or calculate variables like speed, distance, and time. Also, the bike is very affordable, even with all its great features.


Shimano Ultegra Brakeset

This brakeset helps to reduce the weights of other components on the bike. Thereby increasing speed and still offering control. With this brakeset, a rider can go as fast as he wants without worrying about the brakes disappointing him. The brakeset also features a Shimano Ultegra brake levers, which, in turn, improves ride quality and efficiency. The Shimano Ultegra brakeset generally improves speed, power, and control and these are very important when it comes to road biking.

400 Series OCLV Carbon Frame

The Trek Madone 4.7 has a carbon frame that enhances stiffness and contributes to improving the bike’s performance. The frame features the E2 technology, a DuoTrap compatible, and mounts for any other component of your choice. The E2 technology does a good job of offering power and limiting the effects of obstacles on the rider, thereby, improving riding quality. At the same time, the DuoTrap compatible enables you to track your rides. The OCLV carbon frame is also strong, durable, and comfortable. This means that a rider can actually go for long-distance rides and still have fun.

Bontrager Race Lite Fork

This is another interesting feature of the Trek Madone 4.7 road bike. The fork features an aluminum steerer and carbon legs, and this combination further reduces the price of the bike but, at the same time, offers speed and efficiency. The fork, alongside the race tires, hubs and rims, contributes to the speed and stability of this bike on the road.


Frame; 400 series OCLV carbon, DuoTrap compatible, and E2 technology

Fork; carbon legs, Bontrager race lite, w/E2 aluminum steerer

Shifters; 10-speed, Shimano Ultegra STI

Wheels;  Bontrager race

Crank; 50/34 comp, Shimano Ultegra

Front derailleur; braze-on Shimano ultegra

Rear derailleur; Shimano ultegra

Tires; 700x23c, Bontrager R2

Stem; 31.8mm, 7-degree, Bontrager race lite

Cassette; 10-speed, 11-28, Shimano 105

Handlebar; 31.8mm, Bontrager race blade VR-C

Saddle; hollow Chromoly rails, Bontrager affinity 2

Headset; alloy, sealed, 1.5 inches bottom, 1-1/8 inches top, cartridge bearings, integrated

Brakeset; w/Shimano ultegra STI brake levers, Shimano ultegra brakes

Seatpost; 20mm offset, Bontrager carbon


  • Trek Madone 4.7 offers a smooth ride.
  • The bike’s frame helps to lessen the effects of bumps or obstacles on riders.
  • The bike is stable on both smooth and rough terrains.
  • The Trek Madone 4.7 is very affordable.
  • The derailleur needs to be adjusted regularly.


Can I integrate my device to the Trek Madone 4.7?

Yes, the bike’s frame has a DuoTrap compatible, a feature that enables you to integrate your computer or phone to the bike in order to track your rides.


Trek Madone 4.7 is a great road bike designed to offer stability, speed, comfort, and efficiency. The bike has a variety of features, some of which include; the OCLV carbon frame, Shimano ultegra brakeset, carbon bottom bracket, Bontrager R2 tires, and Bontrager race lite fork. These features play their different roles to making this bike the best option for you and for a bike of its standard, it is quite affordable.