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Diamondback Release 5C

Diamondback Release 2022



Size / SM, MD, LG, XL

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At a glance

The 2022 Diamondback Release 5C is an Trail Carbon mountain bike. It sports 27.5" wheels, is priced at $5,200 USD, comes in a range of sizes, including SM, MD, LG, XL, has Fox suspension and a SRAM drivetrain. The bike is part of Diamondback's Release range of mountain bikes.

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  • Frame
    Carbon Release 27.5, Monocoque Carbon Front and Rear Triangle, 130mm Travel, Level Link Suspension Platform, Euro Standard Threaded BB, ISCG-05 Tabs, Boost 148x12mm Maxle Drop Out, 1.5"" Tapered Headtube, Post Mount Disc Tabs
  • Fork
    Fox 36 Performance Elite Float, 27.5"", 150mm Travel, Fit4, 3 Position Damper, Rebound Adjust, 1.5" Tapered Steerer, 110x15mm Thru-axle
  • Shock
    Fox Performance Elite Float DPX2, 3 Position Lever w/Open Mode Adjust, LV EVOL, 200x57mm, 22.2mm Eyelet Width
  • Hubs
    Novatec XD642, 28h Aluminum Boost 148x12mm Thru-axle, 4 Sealed Cartridge Bearing, w/CNC Disc Mount, XD Cassette Body
  • Wheels
    e*thirteen LG1 EN Plus, w/TRS Plus Aluminum 27.5"", 30mm internal width, 28h
  • Wheel Size
  • Spokes
    2.0/1.8/2.0 Butted Stainless Steel
  • Tires
    e*thirteen TRS Race SS 2.35 Tire Tubeless Ready Single Ply Apex Aramid Reinforced, Slow Rebound, Dual Compound
  • Chain
    SRAM GX Eagle, 12 Speed
  • Crank
    SRAM Descendant 7K Eagle w/32T Direct Mount
  • Bottom Bracket
    SRAM DUB Outboard Bearing
  • Front Derailleur
    MRP XCG V2 Aluminum Bash Guard, 32T, ISCG-05
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM GX Eagle, 12 Speed
  • Shifters
    SRAM GX Eagle, 12 Speed
  • Brakeset
    SRAM G2 RS, 4 Piston, Hydraulic Disc, w/180mm Front / 180mm Rear Centerline Rotors
  • Handlebar
    Race Face Turbine R, 780mm Wide, 20mm Rise, 35mm Bar Bore
  • Saddle
    WTB Volt Chromoly SL
  • Seatpost
    KS LEV Integra Internal Dropper, w/SouthPaw Remote, 31.6mm
  • Stem
    Race Face Æffect R 35, 40mm Reach, 35mm Bar Bore
  • Grips
    Ergon GE10 Evo Lock-On
  • Headset
    FSA No. 57 Sealed Cartridge


Q: How much is a 2022 Diamondback Release 5C?

A 2022 Diamondback Release 5C is typically priced around $5,200 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 2022 Diamondback Release 5C?

The 2022 Diamondback Release 5C may be purchased directly from Diamondback.

Q: What size wheels does the 2022 Diamondback Release 5C have?

The 2022 Diamondback Release 5C has 27.5" wheels.

Q: What size 2022 Diamondback Release 5C should I get?

The 2022 Diamondback Release 5C comes in sizes SM, MD, LG, XL. After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Diamondback Release 5C 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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