Properly rapid racer that sits at the XC end of trail bikes
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On-trend geometry with a smooth yet power-sapping ride
An efficient pedaller with a sketchy and upright front end
A decent frame and fork hampered by some cheap spec
Built for putting the power down but has serious heft
Nice frame and detailing let down by poor tyres and shock
A great budget performer for cross country rides
Big fun mid-travel ripper from ahead of the curve Canadians
Comfortable and secure MTB shoes for cross-country riding
Can this British bruiser hold its own in the big mountains?
Good looking XC shoes for a good looking price