Be your best on the most challenging trails. Climb technical steeps and rail descents with confidence and speed. This short-travel 29er trail bike features re-engineered rear suspension and progressive geometry to help you up your game.This super-versatile trail machine is built on an updated ALUXX SL aluminium frameset that blends our latest Maestro suspension technology with progressive, trail-oriented geometry. To soak up every bump, from big rocks to small undulations, we gave it a trunnion mount shock and an Advanced Forged Carbon Composite upper rocker arm. This combination produces 115mm of smooth, active rear-wheel travel that puts you in control. Up front, it features a 130mm travel suspension fork, and the overall geometry has been tuned and developed to maximise its performance on rugged trails.
Larger 29-inch diameter wheels roll over rugged terrain with balance and stability, giving you the momentum to tackle technical climbs and the confidence to fly on fast, rugged singletrack descents.
Updated Maestro rear suspension features a trunnion mount shock with a longer stroke and smoother feel. With 115mm of full rear travel (and 130mm up front), it has the new Advanced Forged Carbon Composite upper rocker arm for increased stiffness and strength plus lower overall frame weight.
The lightweight and durable ALUXX SL aluminium frameset features updated geometry, including an aggressive 66.5-degree head tube angle and 74.5-degree seat tube angle, plus a 44mm fork offset. The result is agile and efficient climbing capabilities plus added control for high-speed descents.
This High-Performance level, state-of-the-art aluminium material is made predominantly from 6011 alloy and delivers best-in-class strength-to-weight ratios. These framesets also feature unique welding technologies for high-performance ride quality.
A state-of-the-art high-pressure moulding process is used to produce complex-shaped carbon fibre components that are lighter, stiffer and stronger than similar components made from aluminium. This technology is used in critical performance parts such as Maestro Suspension rocker links.
Four strategically positioned pivot points and two linkages all work together to create a single floating pivot for the most active, efficient and independent suspension system on the trail.
Giant’s original oversized fork steerer tube technology. Designed to provide precise front-end steering performance, the system’s oversized headset bearings (1 1/4” lower and 1 1/8” upper for road, 1 1/2” lower and 1 1/8” upper for mountain) and tapered steerer tube work in conjunction to provide optimal steering stiffness.
Fewer flat tires. Greater traction. Less rolling resistance and a smoother, faster ride. Giant’s Tubeless System makes it easier than ever to experience all these benefits.
|Sizes||M, L, XL|
|Colours||Matte Sand Beige / Gloss Metallic Black|
|Frame||ALUXX SL-Grade Aluminum, 115mm|
|Fork||Marzocchi Z2, 130mm, GRIP damper, Boost 15x110 QR, tapered|
|Shock||Fox Float DPS Performance|
|Handlebar||Giant Contact TR35, 780x35mm, 20mm rise|
|Stem||Giant Contact SL 35|
|Seatpost||Giant Contact Switch dropper post with remote, 30.9|
|Saddle||Giant Contact (neutral)|
|Shifters||SRAM SX Eagle|
|Rear Derailleur||SRAM SX Eagle|
|Brake Levers||Shimano MT401|
|Cassette||SRAM SX Eagle, 11x50|
|Chain||SRAM SX Eagle|
|Crankset||SRAM SX Eagle DUB, 30t|
|Bottom Bracket||SRAM DUB, press fit|
|Rims||Giant XCT 29” tubeless ready sleeve-joint rim, 25mm inner width|
|Hubs||[F] Giant Tracker Performance Boost 15x110, sealed bearing [R] Giant Tracker Performance Boost 12x148, sealed bearing|
|Tyres||[F] Maxxis Minion DHF 29x2.3, EXO, TR [R] Maxxis DHR II 29x2.3, EXO, TR, tubeless|
|Sizes||L(29"" WHEEL), M(29"" WHEEL), S(29"" WHEEL), XL(29"" WHEEL)|
|Barcodes||4712878453166, 4712878453197, 4712878453371, 4712878453388|
|SKUs / Part Numbers||2011013204, 2011013207, 2011013245, 2011013246|
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