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Nicolai Ion 16

Nicolai Mountain Bikes 2017


Size / S (High, Low), M (High, Low), L (High, Low), XL (High, Low)

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At a glance

The 2017 Nicolai Ion 16 is an Trail Aluminium / Alloy mountain bike. It sports 27.5" wheels, comes in a range of sizes, including S (High, Low), M (High, Low), L (High, Low), XL (High, Low), has RockShox suspension and a SRAM drivetrain. The bike is part of Nicolai's Mountain Bikes range of mountain bikes.

€ 5,499, Handmade in Germany, Internal dropper post cable routing, ET Key adjusts head/seat angle and bottom bracket height, 160mm fork recommended

Where To Buy



  • Frame
    Internal dropper post routing
  • Fork
    RockShox Pike RCT3 Solo Air, 160mm
  • Shock
    RockShox Monarch Plus RC3
  • Hubs
    Hope Pro 4 Evo
  • Wheels
    WTB KOM i25
  • Wheel Size
  • Spokes
    WTB KOM i25
  • Tires
    Front: Continental Baron Project Protection Apex 2.4", Rear: Continental MountainKing 2 Protection 2.4"
  • Chain
    432mm, N/A, SRAM PG X1
  • Crank
    Hope, 170mm
  • Bottom Bracket
    -9 mm, -15 mm drop, Threaded
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM X1, 11-speed
  • Shifters
    SRAM X1, 11-speed
  • Brakeset
    Hope Tech 3 E4 200mm front/180mm rear rotors, Hope Tech 3 E4
  • Handlebar
    Truvativ Decendant, 760mm
  • Saddle
    Ergon SME 3-S
  • Seatpost
    RockShox Reverb Stealth, 170 mm, 31.6mm (S-L), 30.9mm (XL), Hope quick release, 31.6mm (S-L), 30.9mm (XL), Hope quick release
  • Stem
    Hope AM, 50mm
  • Grips
    Ergon GE1 Slim
  • Headset
    Reset Flatstack A4


Q: Where to buy a 2017 Nicolai Ion 16?

The 2017 Nicolai Ion 16 may be purchased directly from Nicolai.

Q: What size wheels does the 2017 Nicolai Ion 16 have?

The 2017 Nicolai Ion 16 has 27.5" wheels.

Q: What size 2017 Nicolai Ion 16 should I get?

The 2017 Nicolai Ion 16 comes in sizes S (High, Low), M (High, Low), L (High, Low), XL (High, Low). After measuring your height, use the below size chart to find the correct size Nicolai Ion 16 for your height.

Rider Height (cm)Rider Height (in)Frame Size
148cm - 158cm4'10" - 5'2"XS
158cm - 168cm5'2" - 5'6"S
168cm - 178cm5'6" - 5' 10"M
178cm - 185cm5'10" - 6'1"L
185cm - 193cm6'1" - 6'4"XL
193cm - 198cm6'4" - 6'6"XXL