Orange 2015 Alpine 160 RS26 Full Suspension MTB Bike

Product Code: 141697
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NOTE: Standard colour is Jet Black, Custom Colours £100 please ring 01274 588 488 for further details and other Upgrades

Our big mountain 160 mm travel chassis gets an overhaul. With 'best-in-class' plaudits from all directions for the last version of the Alpine 160, we had to be sure not to take anything away from that magic formula. After a long development period and lots of careful design tweaks, the feedback from our test riders says we've got it right.

The redesigned frame set sheds two thirds of a pound (or 0.3 of a kilo if you're that way inclined). The pivot point has been tweaked to make the rear suspension more active with newer platform shocks, plus we've added touches like the 142 x 12 rear axle drop-outs, and we've brought back the shock-slider for the geometry adjustment boffins. All in all it adds up to the best handling, best climbing Alpine 160 to date.

As far as that old wheel size debate goes, when it come to tight, steep, gnarly and rough; 26 inch wheels with a burly tyre have never let us down, and that's not about to happen. While it's fashionable to assert all the pros and cons of various wheel sizes, sometimes you just need to get on and ride, and that's exactly what this bike is about, no-nonsense ride-ability in the most challenging of situations. Whatever the size of your round things.

Still no slouch on the climbs. Still the bike that will find traction where others fail and spin you to the top of technical climbs with ease. In the most literal sense of the term, the Alpine 160 is a mountain bike, built for anything.

Why the Alpine 160 RS?

  • Handbuilt in Halifax, UK
  • Tough and nimble 26 inch wheels
  • Suspension: 160mm front and rear
  • Adjustable geometry
  • Fox Float 34 Factory 160mm 15QR forks
  • Fox Float Factory Kashima shock
  • Shimano Zee/SLX drivetrain
  • Shimano SLX brakes
  • RaceFace Respond single ring chainset
  • RockShox Reverb seatpost
  • Hope Pro II Evo/Mavic EN321 wheelset

A single chainring 1x10 set-up with a dropper post as standard equipment, this one's built for the tough guys. It's fast, big-travel trail bike and the perfect Enduro tool.

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Frame6061-T6 Monocoque/ Reynolds Custom Butted Aluminium Tube

REAR SHOCK - Fox Float Factory Series CTD Kashima
ForksFox Float 34 26 160 CTD Factory Kashima FIT 15QR T/S
Rear DerailleurShimano Zee Shadow + 10spd
Front DerailleurMRP G3 Mini
ShiftersShimano SLX R Fire +
ChainsetRace Face Respond Single 32T
Bottom BracketRace Face X Type
Freewheel/cassetteShimano HG62-10 11-36T
HeadsetCane Creek 40.ZS49/10.EC49 Tapered Steerer
StemRace Face Chester
HandlebarsRace Face Chester 740
Front BrakeShimano SLX 180
Rear BrakeShimano SLX 180
Brake LeversShimano SLX
RimsMavic EN321 26"
Front HubHope Pro II Evo 15mm
Rear HubHope Pro II Evo 12mm
TyresMaxxis Minion F/ High Roller R 26 x 2.35
SaddleSDG Falcon Orange Special Edition
SeatpostRock Shox Reverb
GripsStrange Lock-on grips