KEY PERFORMANCE FACTORS Ultra-efficient Next-generation Advanced composite mainframe and rear swingarm is 241g lighter than previous version. The bottom bracket area is 5.8 percent stiffer for faster acceleration, and a steeper seattube puts the rider in an efficient, front-forward climbing position. Superior control All-new FlexPoint Pro suspension delivers 100mm of smooth, active rear travel. The reengineered frameset features modern XC geometry including a slacker 67.5-degree headtube and 110mm suspension fork for technical descents. 29er stability and speed Frame geometry and suspension are optimized for larger-diameter 29-inch wheels. A longer reach and updated cockpit including a 35mm composite handlebar and alloy stem further boost balance and stability on XC terrain. Tech highlights Engineered with a full composite frameset, this 29er has 100mm of rear suspension travel and 110mm up front. The single-pivot FlexPoint Pro rear suspension makes room for shorter chainstays to improve climbing capabilities and overall agility. Other updates include new 29er-specific XC race geometry with a longer reach and a slacker headtube angle plus a lightweight, stiff composite wheelset options for quick, precise handling.
|Frame||Advanced-Grade Composite front and rear triangles, 100mm FlexPoint Pro suspension, 12x148mm thru-axle|
|Fork||Fox 34 Float SC Performance Elite Live Valve, 110mm, FIT4 damper, Boost 15x110 Kabolt, 44mm offset, custom tuned for Giant|
|Cassette||Shimano Deore XT M8100, 10x51|
|Crankset||Shimano Deore XT, 32t S:170mm, M:175mm, L:175mm, XL:175mm|
|Shifters||Shimano Deore XT SL-M8100, 1x12|