The Shimano PD-R550 SPD-SL is a pedal that will provide the high end performance and strength with the affordability like its little brother, the R540. The PD-R550 pedal features a lightweight composite body with an extra large platform to achieve the maximum efficient transfer of power. With a stainless steel body plate to reduce flex and body wear, this pedal is built to last. The extra large cleat target allows for easier engagement, making this pedal perfect for someone new to this style of pedal.
Connecting to your bike like never before with the SPD-SL interface. SPD-SL pedals guarantee a reliable and efficient connection between you and the bike. A wide platform offers maximum power transfer and comfort.
The adjustable tension design is there for the riders comfort of clipping in and out of the pedal with complete confidence and ease. Release is as simple and straightforward as always, just twist in or out, and the tension adjustment offers an impressively broad range.
In response to surging demand for global environmental preservation, bicycles now attract attention as the most eco-friendly means of transport. Shimano is dedicated to supply high-quality and high-performance components for different types of bicycles made in various countries and regions of the world, ranging from bicycles for the world’s top racers to daily users. Furthermore, Shimano has enhanced the product lineup, which was developed to provide more comfort and pleasure for commuting and shopping closely related to everyday life. The series features, for example, low maintenance by the internal geared hub and easy pedaling even while the light is on by the built-in hub dynamo. At Shimano, they pursue the creation of new designs and easy-to-use functions by keeping one jump ahead of the users’ imaginations, and they realize innovative new products excelling both in high precision and in durability by the metal-processing technologies they have developed for many years. This will encourage more people to use bicycles resulting in the spread of more eco-friendly lifestyles and the promotion of environmental preservation. With this view, Shimano is developing and producing truly “Captivating Products."