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2021

Giant XTC Advanced 29 1.5

Giant

Trail

Colour / Chameleon Mars/Metallic Black

Size / S, M, L, XL

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For pure XC speed, this composite hardtail 29er delivers responsive ride quality and maximum efficiency on fast, flowy singletrack. It’s a great choice for your weekly race series, an off-road marathon, or burning up your local XC trails. With its large-diameter 29-inch wheels and lightweight Advanced-grade composite frame, this smooth-riding hardtail eats up XC terrain. The frameset is engineered for a 100mm fork, and it’s handcrafted with a specific composite layup schedule that varies according to frame size to create the optimal stiffness-to-weight ratio with just the right amount of vertical compliance. The result is a bike that scoots up steep climbs and gives you added confidence and control on fast, flowy singletrack.
It features wider Boost hub spacing, which improves wheel stiffness and adds clearance to run larger tires, plus a host of other features that let you dial in its performance for nearly any type of terrain.

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Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    Advanced-Grade Composite
  • Fork
    RockShox Reba RL, 100mm, 44 51mm offset, Boost 15x110mm Maxle Stealth, tapered steerer, remote lockout
Wheels
  • Hubs
    Giant XCR-2 29 WheelSystem
  • Wheels
    Giant XCR-2 29 WheelSystem
  • Wheel Size
    29"
  • Spokes
    Giant XCR-2 29 WheelSystem
  • Tires
    Maxxis Recon Race 29x2.25, foldable, TLR, EXO, tubeless
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    SRAM NX Eagle
  • Crank
    TruVativ Descendent 6k, Eagle, 32t
  • Bottom Bracket
    SRAM DUB, press fit
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM NX Eagle
  • Shifters
    SRAM NX Eagle
Components
  • Brakeset
    Shimano MT500
  • Handlebar
    Giant Contact SL XC Flat, 780x31.8
  • Saddle
    Giant Contact (neutral)
  • Seatpost
    Giant Contact, composite, 30.9
  • Stem
    Giant Contact