X-Caliber 8 is a cross-country mountain bike made for fast laps and long days on the trail. It's built with special attention to value and the parts that make the biggest difference in performance. A 1x Shimano drivetrain, RockShox fork and hydraulic disc brakes make it a great choice for new mountain bikers and XC racers searching for fast, fun, singletrack adventure.
You're looking for a fast mountain bike for singletrack “ one that's fully capable of taking on races, marathons and competitive group rides. You want something that is reliable and fun with dependable, lightweight parts.
A lightweight aluminium frame, a RockShox Judy SL 100 mm suspension fork with a TurnKey lockout and an air spring that's lighter and more adjustable than a coil spring, tubeless-ready wheels with Boost141 hub spacing and a Shimano Deore 1x12 drivetrain with a wide-range cassette.
With the X-Caliber 8, you're getting a performance frame paired with performance parts, like a RockShox air fork and 1x Shimano Deore drivetrain. Plus, it's equipped with durable, lightweight alloy rims that save weight and are easy to upgrade to tubeless.
Why you'll love it
|Frame||Unisex, Aluminium, Size 42|
|Wheel Size||Size 29|
|Gears||Shimano XT M8100, long cage, 12 Gears|
|Rear Brake||Shimano MT200 hydraulic disc Shimano RT26, 6-bolt,160 mm, Disc brake with hydraulic actuation|
|Front Brake||Shimano MT200 hydraulic disc Shimano RT26, 6-bolt,160 mm, Disc brake with hydraulic actuation|
|Tyres||Maxxis Ardent Race, tubeless, EXO casing, folding bead, 60 tpi, 29x2.35""|
|Fork||RockShox Judy SL, Solo Air spring, TurnKey lockout, tapered steerer, Boost110, 15 mm Maxle Stealth, 100 mm travel|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano XT M8100, long cage|
|Crankset||Shimano MT511, 30T steel ring, 52 mm chainline, 170 mm length|
|Shifters||Shimano Deore M6100, 12-speed|
|Chain||Shimano Deore M6100, 12-speed|
|Casette||Shimano Deore M6100, 10-51, 12-speed|
|Headset||Semi-integrated, loose ball bearing, 1-1/8"" top, 1.5"" bottom|
|Handlebar||Bontrager alloy, 31.8 mm, 5 mm rise, 720 mm width|
|Stem||Bontrager Elite, 31.8 mm, Blendr-compatible, 7-degree, 70 mm length|
|Bartape / Grips||Bontrager XR Trail Comp, nylon lock-on|
|Seatpost||Bontrager alloy, 31.6 mm, 12 mm offset, 360 mm length|
|Saddle||Bontrager Arvada, steel rails, 138 mm width|
|Wheels||Bontrager sealed bearing hubs & Kovee TLR rims, 29' Wheel Size|