Mountain Bikes Rockrider 8 XC B'TWINB'TWIN
Frame High module carbon frame 1.150 kg in size M. This carbon frame composed of a rear compact triangle provides good pedalling return, reduces the vibrations of the terrain and brakes, and enables a lighter weight. The sloping geometry provides more control in technical passages. The built-in headset provides increased rigidity in the steering socket, and therefore more control.
Suspension/shocks Rock Shox Sid Race 100 mm fork; PopLoc on handlebar. Dual Air technology with independently adjustable positive and negative pneumatic spring chambers, enables personalised fork adjustment for each rider. Motion Control™ enables lockout of the fork to avoid bobbing. The floodgate absorbs all the bumps in the ground so that total control of the bike is maintained. The SID is a lightweight and very rigid fork, a benchmark for cross country cycling.
Drivetrain Shimano XT 22x32x44 bottom bracket; Shimano XT shifters; Shimano XT front derailleur; Shimano XTR Shadow carbon rear derailler; 9 speed Shimano XT 11x34 cassette: New Shimano XT shifters, precise, reliable and lightweight. The Shadow construction protects your derailleur. Two-part bottom bracket for maximum rigidity and minimum maintenance.
Brakes Avid Elixir R 160 mm hydraulics with Power Reserve Geometry technology which provides powerful and progressive braking, these are brakes that are easy to dose for always keeping control of your bike. Adjustment of the guard without tools to adapt the brakes to your way of riding.
Stem/Handlebars B'twin XC oversize handlebar; B'twin XC oversize 6° stem; Cane Creek built-in headset with watertight bearings. Oversize stem and handlebar for added stiffness.
Saddle/Seat post Rockrider 31.6mm seatpost; B'twin Titane saddle, comfortable and lightweight.
Wheels Shimano MT65 Tubeless. 1.796 g. The best weight, rigidity and reliability ratio available for XC. Aluminium 21 mm rims, and tapered steel spokes 2.0-1.8-2.0. Very dynamic and, most importantly, very resistant wheels, for all types of terrain and for all riders.
Tyres Hutchinson Cobra 2.0 tubeless light tyres: lightweight and reliable, offering an ideal balance of speed and grip.
Pedals X-pedo pedals, lightweight. 325 g for both pedals.
Sizing M, L and XL.
Weight 9.950kg in size M, without pedals.