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Merida NINETY-SIX 8000

Merida NINETY-SIX 2023


Cross Country

Size / SM, MD, LG, XL

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At a glance

The 2023 Merida NINETY-SIX 8000 is an Cross Country Carbon mountain bike. It sports 29" wheels, is priced at $8,999 AUD, comes in a range of sizes, including SM, MD, LG, XL, has RockShox suspension and a SRAM drivetrain. The bike is part of Merida's NINETY-SIX range of mountain bikes.

Where To Buy



  • Frame
    NINETY-SIX CF4 III, 100mm suspension travel, material: carbon, 29x2.3"" max. wheelsize, 148x12mm axle standard, BSA bottom bracket standard
  • Fork
    Rock Shox SID Ultimate, Air, 120mm suspension travel, Tapered, Remote lockout, 44mm fork offset, 29x2.8"" max. wheelsize
  • Shock
    Rock SIDLuxe Ultimate, remote lockout
  • Wheels
    Reynolds TR 309, 110x15mm width front hub, 148x12mm width rear hub, 30mm inner width, Centerlock, Shimano 12 Speed, material: carbon, Tubeless ready (tubeless tape and valves included)
  • Wheel Size
  • Tires
    Maxxis Minion DHR II, 29x2.3"", fold, TR EXO 3C MaxxTerra
  • Chain
    SRAM XX1 Eagle
  • Crank
    SRAM Carbon GX Eagle, 34 teeth, 175mm-M up
  • Bottom Bracket
    BSA, 100mm, threaded
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM GX Eagle
  • Shifters
    Shimano SL -MT800-IL
  • Brakeset
    Shimano XT / Shimano XT M8110, 4 piston, 2 piston, flat mount
  • Handlebar
    MERIDA TEAM CC, material: carbon, 740mm width, flat
  • Saddle
  • Seatpost
    MERIDA EXPERT TR, 30.9mm diameter, 0mm setback, S: 125mm travel seatpost - M 150mm travel seatpost - L/XL 170mm travel seatpost
  • Headset
    MERIDA-8151 1-1/8""-1.5" cartridge bearing set


Q: How much is a 2023 Merida NINETY-SIX 8000?

A 2023 Merida NINETY-SIX 8000 is typically priced around $8,999 AUD 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 2023 Merida NINETY-SIX 8000?

The 2023 Merida NINETY-SIX 8000 may be purchased directly from Merida.

Q: What size wheels does the 2023 Merida NINETY-SIX 8000 have?

The 2023 Merida NINETY-SIX 8000 has 29" wheels.

Q: What size 2023 Merida NINETY-SIX 8000 should I get?

The 2023 Merida NINETY-SIX 8000 comes in sizes SM, MD, LG, XL. After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Merida NINETY-SIX 8000 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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