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Giant Glory Advanced 1

Giant Glory Advanced 2018



Colour / Matt Carbon/Gloss Carbon/Rainbow

Size / S, M, L

At a glance

The 2018 Giant Glory Advanced 1 is an Downhill mountain bike. It is priced at $5,610 USD, comes in a range of sizes, including S, M, L, has Fox suspension and a Shimano drivetrain. The bike is part of Giant's Glory Advanced range of mountain bikes.

- A DH MACHINE THAT KNOWS HOW TO WIN. FROM WICKED WORLD CUP TRACKS TO YOUR LOCAL TRAILS, TOTAL CONFIDENCE AND CONTROL. In the world of pro DH racing, marginal gains mean everything. This composite gravity machine has been developed and perfected over the years to give Giant factory pros every advantage in a sport decided by fractions of a second. The latest version of the Glory Advanced breaks new ground in stiffness, weight and all-around performance.

It features 203mm of fully active Maestro rear suspension on a superlight, stiff and strong composite mainframe. The frame geometry, engineered to optimize its 27.5 wheels, has helped deliver Marcelo Gutierrez to World Cup podiums on the world’s toughest courses. It’s the lightest composite DH frame ever produced by Giant, and it’s always hungry to win.

Where To Buy



  • Frame
    Advanced-Grade Composite, 200mm Maestro Suspension / ALUXX SL Rear
  • Fork
    Fox 40 Performance Elite, 200mm Travel, FIT4 Damper, Coil, 20mm Thru-Axle
  • Shock
    Fox DHX2, Performance Elite
  • Hubs
    Front: Giant PDH 20mm Thru Axle, Sealed Bearing
    Rear: Giant PDH 12x150mm, Sealed Bearing
  • Wheels
    Giant P-AM2, Tubeless Ready
  • Spokes
  • Tires
    Maxxis Minion DHF 27.5x2.35, 60 TPI, 3C, TR, Tubeless
  • Chain
    KMC X10
  • Crank
    Shimano Zee, 36t with MRP G4 Mini
  • Bottom Bracket
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano Zee, Shadow+
  • Shifters
    Shimano Zee Trigger
  • Cassette
    SRAM PG1070, 11-26
  • Brakeset
    Shimano Zee, Front: 200mm
    Rear: 180mm, Hydraulic Disc
  • Handlebar
    Giant Contact SL DH, 800x31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Giant Contact, (Forward)
  • Seatpost
    Giant Contact SL Zero Offset, 30.9mm
  • Stem
    TruVativ Descendant Direct Mount


Q: How much is a 2018 Giant Glory Advanced 1?

A 2018 Giant Glory Advanced 1 is typically priced around $5,610 USD when new. Be sure to shop around for the best price, and also look to the used market for a great deal.

Q: What size 2018 Giant Glory Advanced 1 should I get?

The 2018 Giant Glory Advanced 1 comes in sizes S, M, L. After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Giant Glory Advanced 1 size for your height. Remember that these sizes are a general guide and bike sizes can vary between riders and bikes. The best way to find your size is to go for a test ride.

Rider Height (cm) Rider Height (in) Frame Size
148cm - 158cm 4'10" - 5'2" XS
158cm - 168cm 5'2" - 5'6" S
168cm - 178cm 5'6" - 5' 10" M
178cm - 185cm 5'10" - 6'1" L
185cm - 193cm 6'1" - 6'4" XL
193cm - 198cm 6'4" - 6'6" XXL


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