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Privateer 161 XT

Privateer 161 2022



Colour / Raw, Black

Size / P1, P2, P3, P4

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At a glance

The 2022 Privateer 161 XT is an Enduro Aluminium / Alloy mountain bike. It sports 29" and 27.5" wheels, is priced at $4,380 USD, comes in a range of sizes, including P1, P2, P3, P4, has Fox suspension and a Shimano drivetrain. The bike is part of Privateer's 161 range of mountain bikes.

- Four-Bar Horst Link rear suspension design

- Size P1 has 27.5″” wheels; sizes P2-P4 have 29″ wheels

- Mixed internal/external cable routing with head tube cable guides

- Frame weight: 3.7kg/8.15lbs (size P1 without shock/axle)

Where To Buy



  • Frame
    6066-T6 alloy, one-piece rocker link, molded chainstay and lower down tube protection
  • Fork
    FOX FLOAT 38 Performance, GRIP damper, 44mm offset
  • Shock
    FOX FLOAT X2 Performance Elite, 2-position lever, trunnion mount, 205mm x 65mm
  • Hubs
    Hunt Enduro Wide V2 wheelset, 110x15mm Boost front, 148x12mm Boost rear with MICRO SPLINE driver
  • Wheels
    Hunt Enduro Wide V2 wheelset, 6069-T6 alloy, 33mm inner width
  • Wheel Size
    29" 27.5"
  • Spokes
    PSR, triple-butted
  • Tires
    Schwalbe Magic Mary, Soft compound, Super Gravity casing, 2.6""
  • Chain
    KMC X12, 12-speed
  • Crank
    Shimano Deore XT M8100
  • Bottom Bracket
    Shimano Deore XT, 73mm Engish/BSA threaded
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano Deore XT M8100, 12-speed
  • Shifters
    Shimano Deore XT M8100, 12-speed
  • Brakeset
    Hayes Dominion A4, 4-piston, Hayes 203mm rotors, Hayes Dominion A4
  • Handlebar
    Race Face Aeffect R, 780mm width, 20mm rise, 35mm clamp diameter
  • Saddle
    Privateer, CrMo rails, 143mm width
  • Seatpost
    PNW Rainier G3 dropper, PNW Loam Lever remote, 170mm drop, 31.6mm, Single bolt, 34.9mm
  • Stem
    Race Face Aeffect R, 50mm length, 35mm bar clamp
  • Grips
    Lock-on, 136mm length
  • Headset
    ZS44/ZS56, sealed cartridge bearings


Q: How much is a 2022 Privateer 161 XT?

A 2022 Privateer 161 XT is typically priced around $4,380 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 Privateer 161 XT?

The 2022 Privateer 161 XT may be purchased directly from Privateer.

Q: What size wheels does the 2022 Privateer 161 XT have?

The 2022 Privateer 161 XT has 29" and 27.5" wheels.

Q: What size 2022 Privateer 161 XT should I get?

The 2022 Privateer 161 XT comes in sizes P1, P2, P3, P4. After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Privateer 161 XT 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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