Push the pace on climbs, let loose on the descents. This aluminium hardtail gives you a feel for the trail with balanced, confident handling and a plush suspension fork. Key Performance Factors Proven alloy performance ALUXX aluminium frameset is hand-built in-house by the world leader in aluminium engineering. Balance and stability Frame geometry is designed to optimise the balance and roll-over capabilities of 29-inch wheels or the liveliness of 27.5-inch wheels (depending on frame size). XC control Suspension fork offers either 80mm or 100mm of smooth travel for added XC control. Specs * Sizes 27.5: XS, S 29: S, M, L, XL * Colours Metallic Black, Metal * Frame ALUXX-Grade Aluminium, disc * Fork SR Suntour XCE, QR, alloy steerer XS: 80mm travel (27.5) S: 80mm travel (27.5) / 100mm travel (29) M: 100mm travel (29), L: 100mm travel (29) XL: 100mm travel (29) * Shock N/A * Handlebar Giant Connect Trail, 31.8mm * Grips Giant Sole-O * Stem Giant Sport, 7-degree XS: 40mm (27.5) S: 50mm (27.5) / 50mm (29) M: 60mm (29) L: 70mm (29) XL: 80mm (29) * Seatpost Giant Sport, 30.9mm * Saddle Giant custom * Pedals MTB caged * Shifters microSHIFT TS39, 2x8 * Front Derailleur microSHIFT FD-M282 * Rear Derailleur Shimano Altus M310 * Brakes TKB-172, mechanical [F]180mm, [R]160mm rotors * Brake Levers Alloy * Cassette Shimano HG200, 12-32 * Chain KMC 8.3 * Crankset Prowheel Forged, 22/36 XS: 170mm (27.5) S: 170mm (27.5) / 170mm (29) M: 175mm (29) L: 175mm (29) XL: 175mm (29) * Bottom Bracket Cartridge * Rims Giant GX03V 29 or 27.5, alloy, double wall * Hubs Alloy, sealed bearing * Spokes Stainless, 14g * Tires Kenda Booster 27.5 or 29x2.2", wire bead * Extras 2.4" max tyre size, 32t max chainring size * Weight The most accurate way to determine any bike’s weight is to have your local dealer weigh it for you. Many brands strive to list the lowest possible weight, but in reality weight can vary based on size, finish, hardware and accessories. All our bikes are designed for best-in-class weight and ride quality.