Fast yet smooth, light yet tough, Norco's Charger 7.1 is ready for the dirt. Its nimble 6061-aluminum frame is paired with 100mm of travel from the Rockshox fork for a smooth, forgiving ride. Enjoy the advantages of the 27.5-inch Alex rims as they hold momentum while offering jack-be-nimble maneuverability. Shimano's 2 x 10 drivetrain shaves weight and makes it a snap to find the perfect gear for the terrain ahead, and Shimano's powerful disc brakes bring modulation and stopping power to the table. Schwalbe tires have low-rolling resistance for maintaining speed, along with plenty of bite to pin you to the turns. You also get a host of Norco components to tie the bow on this singletrack killer.
The Revolver 7 SL from Norco is always ready to punch in and take care of business. Its feathery, stiff, and oh-so-responsive high-modulus carbon frame lets you float up hills, rip corners, and mash it to the line against the best of them. It's oversize tapered head tube is optimized for a 100mm fork and the PF30 bottom bracket delivers all your power to the rear wheel. And, 27.5-inch wheels make it playful, maneuverable, and outright fun to ride. Looking for the ultimate XC business partner? Look no further.
Are you ready for a seriously good time? Hit the trails on the Pitch Expert 1X, with a sturdy, lightweight aluminum frame for efficient climbing and dialed handling and high-quality suspension that turns any descent into the best rollercoaster you've ever been on. TRAIL-OPTIMIZED GEOMETRY The Sport Trail 27.5 geometry on the Pitch Expert 1X is designed for the perfect balance between stability and agility, with a position that keeps you perfectly balanced. The slack head angle offers precise line choice, while the short wheelbase mocks tight switchbacks. SUREFIRE SHIFTING The 10-speed Shimano Deore drivetrain features unparalleled performance in its class, with quick, quiet, precise shifts from the ergonomic Rapidfire Plus trigger shifter, and a clutch-style Shadow Plus rear derailleur that retains perfect chain tension to limit chain slap and bounce. - The air-sprung SR SunTour XCR air suspension fork offers 80/90/100mm of lightweight, size-specific travel. - Ground Control Sport tires in a wide 2.3-inch size keep the ride smooth and controlled. - A1 Premium Aluminum frame is the perfect balance of light weight and durability.
The Double Peak 29 Comp features a low stand over, low center of gravity frame made of X6 series alloy with internal head tube and internal cable routing. The "DP" Comp features a lightweight and versatile 1x10 Shimano Deore drive train with an FSA Comet 30T crankset. The 29" Weinmann U-28 alloy wheelset is fitted with efficient Kenda Honey Badger 29" x 2.2" tires. The front end features an upgraded Suntour XCM 100mm fork with hydraulic lockout. A very capable X-Country performance bike, the Comp flies but always lands safely thanks to its Shimano MT-201 Hydraulic disc brake set. - Double Peak 6000 Series alloy frame w/ internal routing - Suntour XCM NLO 100mm travel fork w/ HLO & Rebound damping - FSA Comet Modular 1x 30T crankset - Shimano Deore 6000 rear derailleur & shifter - Shimano Deore 10-spd 11-42T cassette - WTB Werewolf grips and Volt Sport saddle - Kenda Honey Badger XC 29 x 2.2" tires - Weinmann U-28 Disc alloy DW rims, 28H - New Shimano MT-201 hydraulic disc brakeset, Center Lock - Shimano RM35 hubs with QR, 28H
The Double Peak Comp Plus features a lightweight X6 series alloy boost frame with internal head tube, a Suntour XCM suspension fork with 100mm of travel, and Kenda Havoc 27.5 Plus tires for an ultra compliant ride. The "DP" Comp Plus features a Shimano Deore 10 speed drive train with an FSA Comet 1X Boost crankset equipped with a 30-tooth chainring, and a new Shimano M201 Hydraulic disc brake set. The wider Plus size tires provide a sure footed and comfortable ride, which make the "DP" Plus Comp the perfect companion for fun rides and trail adventures. - New Double Peak 27.5" Plus X6 alloy Boost frame w/ internal routing - Suntour XCM NLO 100mm travel fork w/ HLO & Rebound damping - FSA Comet Modular 1x Boost crankset, 30T Crmo Chainring - Shimano Deore 6000 rear derailleur & shifter - Shimano Deore 10-spd 11-42T cassette - Shimano Hubs, Boost rear, Center Lock - Pivit alloy Light, 25mm riser handlebar - WTB Werewolf grips and Volt Sport saddle - XD-127 Disc alloy DW, 32mm wide rims - New Shimano MT-201 hydraulic disc brakeset. Center Lock - New Kenda Havoc 27.5x2.8" tires
The Steel Reserve 1.2 comes ready for the trails with a Manitou Circus suspension fork featuring 100mm of travel. The sturdy full Crmo frame features an internal head tube with rotor tabs option and a Euro-type BB set. Upgraded 26" K-MAX Pro double wall rims are paired with alloy hubs with Crmo axles, stainless spokes and Kenda K-Rad 2.3" wide tires. The Steel Reserve 1.2 comes with a 3-pc Crmo crankset with a reduced gear size ideally suited to freestyle MTB riding. It comes standard with a Tektro Auriga Hydraulic rear disc brake for a safe braking action in all conditions. - Haro full Crmo Steel Reserve frame w/ internal head tube - 22.5" TT - Manitou Circus Sport 100mm travel fork - Haro Crmo 8 Spline 3-pc crankset, 28T sprocket - Haro Steel 65mm riser bar w/ Haro Counterfeit grips - Haro Padded Slim one piece seat/post, 25.4mm - Weinmann KMAX Pro alloy DW 32h rims - Pivit alloy disc cassette w/ 14T Crmo cog - Tektro Auriga HD-M275 hydraulic rear disc brake - Wellgo platform alloy pedals with replaceable pins
The All-City Electric Queen was expressly made for maximum fun. Sitting squarely in the “trail” category it goes up almost as well as it comes back down. Short wheelbase, modern trail geometry, and plus size tire clearance makes this a non-stop dirt party no matter what terrain you’re tackling that day. Its whippy 612 chromoly frame with internal dropper post routing, boost spacing, and those short chainstays make berm-carving and wheelies second nature.
Tame trails and tracks less traveled with Rangefinder Deore 27.5+. The lightweight aluminum frame, confidence-inspiring trail geometry, and unrelenting grip of 27.5 x 2.8" tires make a solid platform for exploring singletrack and any other off-road action you might get into. The Shimano Deore components deliver smooth shifts, while the dropper post and 120mm fork take the intimidation out of tricky terrain.
Rangefinder Deore 29 is perfect for dipping your tires into the world of mountain biking. The rollover of 29" wheels helps you maintain momentum, while Shimano’s reliable Deore component line will never let you down. Rangefinder’s stable trail geometry, a dropper post, and 120mm fork keep confidence (and stoke) levels high on many trail types.
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Featuring a responsive aluminum hardtail frame designed around 27.5" Plus and 26" Plus wheels, the Fluid HT offers a fast and efficient ride with capable handling characteristics. With extra-wide 2.8" tires and modern trail geometry including a short, stiff rear end, the Fluid HT snaps around corners, claws up loose technical climbs, and flows down rough, rocky descents.
Singlespeeds and 29-inch wheels go together like peanut butter and chocolate. Have a taste of Raleigh's XXIX and find out what all the buzz is about! You'll love how its massive 29-inch wheels seem to roll over anything and revel in the confident control and natural compliance of its butted-chromoly frame and fork. There are no frills (er, gears) on the XXIX — to go faster, pedal harder. A smooth-running, low maintenance Gates belt drive will take care of the rest. Plus, Geax's excellent AKA tires hold fast to the trail and when it's time to slow down all that momentum, grab a handful of the Avid mechanical disc brakes.
Lowside is the bike that gets you across town for a quick rip on singletrack, then over to the bar for a night out. Lowside is like the grownup version of the bike you rode when you were a kid and still had hopes and dreams and some semblance of ambition. It’s just as happy riding singletrack as it is parked outside your favorite drinking establishment. Lowside is a singlespeed. Singlespeeding has been a part of Surly’s DNA since day one when we launched the 1x1 Rat Ride. After a lot of Homie Fall Fests and more feats of strength than we can recall, we decided to discontinue it a couple years back. Lowside picks up right where the 1x1 left off. Some have dubbed the Lowside the ultimate pub cruiser. - Modern trail standards: dropper post compatibility, 44mm headtube, Gnot-Boost rear spacing, thru-axles - Compatibility with most mountain bike standards makes it the perfect parts bin bike (no rim brakes allowed though) - Clearance for 26 x 3 or 27.5 x 2.8 tires
Lowside is the bike that gets you across town for a quick rip on singletrack, then over to the bar for a night out. It's your BMX bike all grown up. Lowside is like the grownup version of the bike you rode when you were a kid and still had hopes and dreams and some semblance of ambition. It’s just as happy riding singletrack as it is parked outside your favorite drinking establishment. Lowside is a single speed mountain bike. Singlespeeding has been a part of Surly’s DNA since day one when we launched the 1x1 Rat Ride. After a lot of Homie Fall Fests and more feats of strength than we can recall, we decided to discontinue it a couple years back. Lowside picks up right where the 1x1 left off. Some have dubbed the Lowside the ultimate pub cruiser. - Modern trail standards: dropper post compatibility, 44mm headtube, Gnot-Boost rear spacing, thru-axles - Compatibility with most mountain bike standards makes it the perfect parts bin bike (no rim brakes allowed, though) - Spec'd in alternating years with 26 x 3.0 or 27.5 x 2.8 tires, the Lowside remains capable of running either option
The Salsa Timberjack is a hardtail mountain bike that’s equally at home pushing the limits on singletrack or bikepacking to places you’ve yet to discover. Timberjack features modern trail bike geometry, short chainstays for nimble scrambling, and clearance for either 29-inch or plus-size 27.5-inch tires. Timberjack Deore 29 is all about nailing the fundamentals. With a high-quality aluminum frame, forgiving SR Suntour front suspension, and Shimano Deore/RaceFace Ride drivetrain, this bike will be ready for any challenge you come across on the trail. Its Shimano Deore 1x11 drivetrain cranks up inclines like they’re nothing, and still has the gear-inches to rip down fire roads or go flat-out on straight sections of trail. Fortunately, you’ll have a pair of Shimano hydraulic brakes at your disposal to easily tame that speed when necessary, so drop that seatpost and let it rip.
As the first hardtail in the line, The Thread One offers a solid parts package with its high-end frame: Manitou Circus Sport fork with a 20mmm thru-axle, a new Haro 2-pc forged alloy crankset with an optimum 30-14T gearing, a solid aluminum cockpit, double wall rims, proven Kenda Small Block Eight tires, Crmo hub axles, integrated EZ-adjust chain tensioners and a Tektro hydraulic rear brake for powerful stopping. The Thread One delivers shredding capabilities beyond its budget-conscious pricing. - X6 alloy frame w/ tapered head tube - 23.3" TT length w/ 410mm / 16.2" reach - Manitou Circus Sport 100mm fork w/ 20mm thru-axle - Haro Alloy 2-pc crankset, 30T Narrow-Wide sprocket - Pivit alloy 30mm rise bar - Haro Alloy 3D forged stem, 31.8mm - Weinmann XM280 alloy double wall rims, 32h - Pivit alloy disc cassette w/ 14T Crmo cog - Kenda Small Block Eight 2.35"/2.10" tires - Tektro Auriga HD-M275 hydraulic rear disc brake - Wellgo platform alloy pedals with replaceable pins
Here’s proof you don’t need tons of suspension travel to tackle challenging trails. Equipped with an all-new, longer, lower, and rowdier chassis, we’ve added 27.5 x 2.8 wheels and tires to the Fuse 27.5 to create a bike that lets you hit rocks and roots at speed with absolute control. - 130-millimeters of suspension, courtesy of a RockShox Judy Silver TK fork. - Highlights include hydraulic disc brakes, a dropper post, and single-ring drivetrain. - Shimano single-ring drivetrain brings simple and reliable shifting to an affordable price point. - Plus-size tires provide insane traction and stability on the choppiest trails. - New Butcher GRID TRAIL offers improved cornering grip. - TranzX dropper post increases the Fuse's maneuverability on steep descents.
Norco's 100mm Revolver full suspension is the ultimate XC Race weapon. The stiff, feather-light carbon frame will have you surging up climbs, while racer-approved Gravity Tune geometry ensures the bike and rider are poised and confident on descents. With kinematics optimized for cross-country racing and A.R.T. suspension, the Revolver delivers maximum pedaling efficiency and predictable, stable support when the course gets chunky. The all-new Revolver FS has what it takes to win – you supply the heart.
Rangefinder SX Eagle 27.5+ is a versatile rig with the chops for after-work sessions on your local singletrack and weekend getaways to new and exciting riding destinations. Rangefinder is designed with confidence-building trail geometry, a dropper post for greater control, and a 120mm suspension fork. Its 27.5 x 2.8" tires lend it trail floatation as well as extra grip, while the wide-range SRAM SX Eagle drivetrain sweeten the deal for a bike that’s built to seek thrills in the dirt.
Take to the trails with gusto on Rangefinder SX Eagle 29. Equipped with 120mm suspension fork, 29 x 2.6" tires, a dropper post, and modern trail geometry, it has all of the ingredients for fun romps in the woods. SRAM’s wide-range SX Eagle drivetrain and ample cargo mounts add ride-all-day utility to the package, resulting in a bike that covers a lot of ground.
If you're ready to take your trail riding to the next level, let us introduce you to your new friend, the Rockhopper Pro 29 with a one-by groupset. We built it to be light, durable, and exceedingly capable, but how we did it is far more interesting. It starts with our new A1 SL alloy frame that features Boost QR 141 spacing, internal cable routing, and optimized tube shapes that save weight and give clean lines to the frame. Lastly, our Sport XC 29 geometry adjusts the reach, angles, and standover height to make for an improved fit across the size range. This is sure to keep you ripping and confident while heading both up and down the trail. This Rockhopper comes spec'd with Shimano SLX 1x shifting that's simple and worry-free, powerful Shimano hydraulic disc brakes that'll stop on a dime, and a grippy combo of a Ground Control front and Fast Trak rear tires that deliver superior control over almost any kind of terrain. - The frame is constructed from lightweight A1 SL Aluminum in order to provide a compliant, durable platform to support our acclaimed XC Sport 29 Geometry. Combined, you get a bike that's more than efficient on climbs and descends just as well. - A RockShox Recon RL fork offers 80/90/100mm (size-specific) of plush, trail-taming travel, and stiff 32mm stanchions. - When set up one-by, the Shimano SLX shifting makes it nearly impossible to drop a chain. Of course, you still get the clean, crisp shifts that Shimano is known for, too.
The Chisel is the perfect bike for anyone looking to take the plunge into XC racing. It embodies all of the qualities you'd expect from an XC race bike, like light overall weight, incredible stiffness, and a race-oriented geometry—all with one-by gearing, too. Given its light weight and ultra-stiff characteristics, M5 aluminum was the natural choice for the Chisel's frame. And when complemented with our speed-focused XC 29 Geometry, D'Aluisio Smartweld technology, and internal cable routing, you get a bike that compromises nothing in delivering explosive speed, confident handling, and hassle-free maintenance. Rocks and bumps are soaked up by the RockShox Judy Silver 29 fork. It features proprietary technology from RockShox, like its Solo Air spring, that maintains an ideal equilibrium, as well as being one of the lightest air springs on the market. SRAM's 12-speed SX Eagle drivetrain, with its 11-50t cassette, provides a wide gear range that lets you spin up the climbs, yet have plenty of top end for the descents. One-by setups also decrease weight and make it next to impossible to drop a chain. PRO-LEVEL PERFORMANCE MADE AFFORDABLE We asked ourselves, How do we bring pro-level performance down to a price more riders can afford? D'Aluisio Smartweld Technology was the answer. Smartweld allows us to create the most consistent, high-strength welds possible while taking full advantage of compliant, ultralight alloy tubes. XC-FAST AND TRAIL-BIKE CAPABLE Cross-country courses have grown more technical, so why we gave the Chisel a dose of trail bike DNA. The Chisel's longer top tube, shortened head tube, and slightly slack front end increase its downhill stability without sacrificing its climbing ability. Light, stiff, and durable, the premium M5 alloy frame is the perfect racing platform. RockShox Judy Silver 29 fork, complete with lockout and adjustable rebound damping. SRAM's SX Eagle 1X drivetrain gives you the gearing you need to tackle any climb.
Blackborow is Salsa’s "dream big" cargo fat bike, best paired with an unlimited imagination. The extended wheelbase and rear stays offer huge carrying capacity via abundant frame and fork braze-ons, supporting room for four full-sized panniers on the beautifully engineered rear rack. Top-shelf, double and triple-butted, heat-treated 6066-T6 aluminum tubing is used throughout the frame. Additionally, the tubing is strategically shaped and formed for additional stiffness and strength optimization in key stress areas. The front end is compatible with all our rigid fat bike forks and also fat-specific suspension forks. When Blackborow is sensibly loaded, the bike still feels well balanced and is a pleasure to ride on winding trails compared to other long-tail cargo bikes. Featuring carbon construction with an aluminum steerer, the Kingpin Fork is lightweight and durable, and features an amazing array of accessory bosses to maximize its capabilities: dual sets of Three-Pack bosses on each leg accept bottle cages or our Anything Cage accessories, lowrider mounts work with our Down Under front rack for a traditional touring setup, and internal dynamo hub wire routing keeps the front end clean for those upgrading to dyno hubs. Blackborow is compatible with 26 x 3.8–4.33" tires on up to 100mm rim, 27.5 x 3.25–4.0", or 29 x 2.3–3.0". The ability to run multiple wheel and tire sizes allows you to customize the experience and fine-tune the ride height as needed. A removable direct-mount front derailleur bracket allows for a clean 1x build, but it’s also compatible with 2x drivetrain setups. Plus, it’s got internal routing for a dropper post. Blackborow is all about new possibilities, and owners will find themselves able to merge an array of other interests into their two-wheeled adventures.
The Shift S3 29" is an excellent introduction to full suspension Trail riding. Upgraded to a 1x transmission for 2020, the 29" Shift S3 offers smoother riding, increased control and faster speed over rocks, roots and bumps thanks to its bigger wheel size. Its X6 alloy frame with tapered head tube and 120mm of travel features a simple and efficient single pivot suspension design, which allows for an easy and low-cost maintenance. The Suntour Raidon XC air fork and rear shock package provides 120mm of travel while the new 1x drive train with a 11-46T SunRace cassette is matched to a Suntour Zeron 30T crankset for a wider gearing choice. Last but not least, efficient stopping is provided by a set of new Shimano MT-200 disc brakes complete with 180/160mm rotors. - X6 Alloy single pivot frame, 120mm rear travel w/ 9mm Q/R rear dropouts - Suntour Raidon-R rear shock - Suntour Raidon-XC-LO-R fork, 120mm travel, air spring w/ lockout - Suntour Zeron 1x Boost crankset, 30T - Shimano Deore M6000 10-spd rear derailleur + shifter - SunRace CSMS3 10-spd 11-46T cassette - Shimano HB-TX505 hubs - Shimano MT-200 Hydraulic disc brakes, Center Lock - Pivit alloy cockpit with 0 Deg. Trail stem - Frame bearings by Enduro USA
A steel utility vehicle designed for fully-loaded exploration, whether across town or across the country. A Versatile All-Season Commuter Bike If you’re like us, your bike needs likely change by the day, week, month or year. Quite the adaptable little beast, Ogre can get you to your job during the week, then way out of town on the weekend. It’s not sluggish on pavement or gravel and can also hold its own on singletrack. Ogre is designed to be the ultimate steel utility vehicle. It relishes in those “take-the-long-way-home-and-find-some-beverages-along-the-way” sort of commutes. Snow, sleet or sweltering humidity, this is an ideal year-round commuter bike. You can also haul enough crap on it that you don’t even have to go home if you don’t want to. - All the barnacles you could ever possibly ask for including rack and fender, multiple three-pack mounts and mid-blade. - Gnot-Boost rear spacing with Rohloff torque arm slot and Bill/Ted trailer mount - Clearance for 29 x 2.5 or 27.5 x 2.8 tires with fenders
Norco’s Aurum Carbon 7.1 is here to blast backwoods shuttle runs, laps in the park, and World Cup courses alike. Its super-responsive, lightweight carbon frame uses race-proven geometry to rip corners and maintain stability when tackling some of the nastiest tracks on earth. Norco knows that DH bikes experience some of the roughest riding conditions, so they incorporate Armorlite resin and integrated frame guards throughout to bolster impact resistance, meaning you can focus on taking the fastest line, not necessarily the safest. Norco’s A.R.T. rear suspension with Gravity Tune powers Cane Creek’s insanely adjustable Double Barrel coil shock for a perfect blend of big-hit compliance with pedaling efficiency. Build up the Aurum Carbon 7.1 and get ready for the ride of your life!
Karate Monkey is a highly-versatile trail bike that plays the part of 29er and 27.5+ equally well. Multipurpose Hardtail Mountain Bike Karate Monkey delivers a resilient, lively ride on all sorts of gnarly terrain. Its frame is a highly-versatile canvas for whatever dirty masterpiece your brain cooks up. According to our computing machine (Thor) it can be set up in approximately 487 different configurations. Originally designed as a 29er (and the frame that helped spark the 29" wheel movement), the latest Karate Monkey is designed to perform just as admirably as a 27.5+ rig as well. This allows you to pick your poison — provided your poison is having a really great time while permanently donning a maniacal grin, of course. - Modern trail standards: dropper post compatibility, 44mm headtube, Gnot-Boost rear spacing, thru-axles, suspension-corrected fork - Compatibility with most mountain bike standards makes it the perfect parts bin bike (no rim brakes allowed, though) - Clearance for 29 x 2.5 or 27.5 x 3 tires
Krampus is a dedicated 29+ trail bike that can go over, off of, or through just about anything in its path. Breaking the Mold with a 29er Bike As the first "plus" bike to hit the market, Krampus changed the way many people approach trail riding. It’s shown people the light of how high-volume, large-diameter tires can vastly improve the ride experience. It’s also done a bang-up job dispelling the myth that big tires make you slow. Krampus is kind of like the opposite of a mullet: long in the front and short in the rear. With a long toptube and compact chainstays, it takes trail-shredding abilities to the next level. A mullet may be business in the front, party in the back but Krampus makes partying its business. "Lean back, hang on, and ride that wild horse." -Thor - Modern trail standards: dropper post compatibility, 44mm headtube, Gnot-Boost rear spacing, thru-axles, suspension corrected fork - Compatibility with most mountain bike standards makes it the perfect parts bin bike (no rim brakes allowed, though) - Clearance for 29 x 3" tires
Wednesday is a great all-around fat bike that has the soul of a trail bike and mind of a touring bike. Wednesday sits in the middle of our Trail category, but don’t let that fool you into thinking that’s its only use. With Wednesday, we borrowed elements from some of our Trail and Touring models to create a versatile fat bike that can truly handle anything you want to attempt. If you do an equal amount of off-road touring as you do hitting trails, Wednesday’s ability to play both parts equally will suit you well. Or, if you’re looking for a fat bike and don’t need the fattest tires on the market, Wednesday’s 26 x 4.6" tire clearance is just the ticket. Any day of the week’s a great day to ride a Wednesday. - Modern mountain standards: stealth dropper post routing, 44mm headtube, suspension correction, front and rear thru-axles - Full suite of useful braze-ons: front and rear racks, multiple sets of three-pack mounts, fenders - Full-forward, short chainstay position: 26 x 3.8 tires on 80mm rims; full-rearward, longer chainstay position: 26 x 4.6 tires on an 80mm rim
Want to see what you're capable of? First, you need a bike to get you there. Get started with Norco's Range Carbon 7.3 Framekit. Its lightweight carbon frame is seriously stiff for inspired cornering and wonderful responsiveness, while the 650B wheels increase traction and hold momentum like a 29er, yet are quick, playful and strong like 26-inch hoops. Out back you've got 160mm of Norco's legendary A.R.T suspension so you'll have the confidence and control to barrel into anything full speed. Oh yeah, that's all driven by a Cane Creek Double Barrel shock for maximum trail steeze. The 7.3 framekit has the mount for a front derailleur, so it's all ready to go for 2x or 1x systems.
The Salsa Timberjack is a hardtail mountain bike that’s equally at home pushing the limits on singletrack or bikepacking to places you’ve yet to discover. Timberjack features modern trail bike geometry, short chainstays for nimble scrambling, and clearance for either 29-inch or plus-size 27.5-inch tires. Timberjack SLX 27.5+ is a perfect companion for off-road exploration. The aluminum frame, Rockshox Recon RL fork, and 27.5+ wheels paired with front- and rear-specific 2.8-inch WTB tires let you ride the trail longer and harder with less fatigue and more fun. Its Shimano SLX 1x11 drivetrain cranks up inclines like they’re nothing, and still has the gear-inches to rip down fire roads or go flat-out on straight sections of trail. Fortunately, you’ll have a powerful pair of Shimano hydraulic brakes at your disposal to easily tame that speed when necessary, so let it rip.