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Giant Talon 2

Giant Talon 2018


Cross Country

Size / SM, MD, LG, XL

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At a glance

The 2018 Giant Talon 2 is an Cross Country Aluminium / Alloy mountain bike. It sports 27.5" wheels, is priced at $765 USD, comes in a range of sizes, including SM, MD, LG, XL, has SR Suntour suspension and a Shimano drivetrain. The bike is part of Giant's Talon range of mountain bikes.

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  • Frame
    ALUXX-grade aluminum
  • Fork
    SR Suntour XCM HLO, hydraulic lockout, preload adjust, 100mm travel
  • Hubs
    Giant Tracker Sport
  • Wheels
    Giant XC-2 Disc, Tubeless
  • Wheel Size
  • Spokes
    Sapim Leader, 14g
  • Tires
    Maxxis Ardent, 27.5x2.25, Tubeless, 60 TPI
  • Chain
    KMC X9
  • Crank
    Prowheel RAID-501TT, 22/36
  • Bottom Bracket
    Sealed Cartridge, Threaded
  • Front Derailleur
    Shimano Alivio, Direct Mount
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano Deore, Shadow
  • Shifters
    Shimano Acera
  • Brakeset
    Tektro HDC M285, Hydraulic Disc, Front: 180mm,
    Rear: 160mm
  • Handlebar
    Giant Connect Trail, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Giant Contact Comfort
  • Seatpost
    Giant Sport, 30.9mm
  • Stem
    Giant Sport


Q: How much is a 2018 Giant Talon 2?

A 2018 Giant Talon 2 is typically priced around $765 USD when new. Be sure to shop around for the best price, and also look to the used market for a great deal.

Q: Where to buy a 2018 Giant Talon 2?

The 2018 Giant Talon 2 may be purchased directly from Giant.

Q: What size wheels does the 2018 Giant Talon 2 have?

The 2018 Giant Talon 2 has 27.5" wheels.

Q: What size 2018 Giant Talon 2 should I get?

The 2018 Giant Talon 2 comes in sizes SM, MD, LG, XL. After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Giant Talon 2 size for your height. Remember that these sizes are a general guide and bike sizes can vary between riders and bikes. The best way to find your size is to go for a test ride.

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


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