Two decades of evolution at Santa Cruz brought us here. An entirely new frame, new wheel size and new perspective on what a 6" travel bike can conquer. Bronson is not some rehashed 27.5" tribute act to anything else in our range. It stands alone as testament to the years of designing and refining at our old Bronson Street facility. Locked up for months of secret testing, Bronson breaks straight onto the scene as the Syndicate's race bike for their Enduro World Series campaign.
People ask me what I like best about the bike and I tell them that it rides like a great 26" wheeled all-mountain setup with a slight mechanical advantage. I have never enjoyed a 29er when going airborne but this bike doesn't have any of that awkwardness. While it may not have all the advantages of a 29er if your goal is to have fun this bike is the best of both worlds.
I have a seen a few posts on various forums about XXL frames.
I know tall people are in the minority of cyclists but there must be something we can do to get an XXL size made.
I know SC make the Tallboy LTC in XXL which I have no doubt is an awesome bike. It does not however suit where I ... Read More »
After maxing out my savings I ended up settling on the Bronson in the R AM build. I had mixed feelings on it at first, so I waited till I spent a good amount of time on it and got a solid feel for the bike. I have been riding it for some time now and for the most part I am very pleasantly surprised. ... Read More »