Trek Superfly 100 Elite SL 29er Full Suspension

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $5570.00

Product Description

  • Frame: OCLV Mountain Carbon main frame & seat stay
  • Tires: Bontrager 29-1 Team Issue, 29x2.20"
  • Shifters: Shimano Deore XT, 10 speed
  • Crank: Shimano Deore XT, 38/26
  • Cassette: Shimano XT 11-36, 10 speed

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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by jdcowboy a Cross Country Rider

Date Reviewed: July 15, 2013

Strengths:    Light weight. Incredible handling. Amazing acceleration. Nice ride, versatile with the CTD fork and shock. Descends amazingly well for a race bike. The 29er wheels go over stuff my 26" bike had trouble with. Really good looking. Well spec'd for the price

Weaknesses:    My skills compared to the bike's abilities! Black is hard to keep clean.

Bottom Line:   
Bought this as my all around trail bike and to race occasionally. Coming off 26" Giant Trance X with 5" of travel which rode nice and decended very well. Superfly descends just as well as Trance but climbs better. Incredibly stable. I am clearing technical stuff up and down that I could not clear on the Trance. I switched out the 29-1 tires for 29-3 Experts and made them tubeless before my first ride so I can't comment on the stock tires. Gearing is perfect. Love the 2X10. Was worried that the top gear would not be enough, but that hasn't been a problem. Also worried that the 26 tooth small ring might be too big for steep climbs, but that hasn't been a problem either. Black hard to keep clean. I don't do big jumps or drops, but I do like to go fast both up and downhill. No problem with this bike. Got $1,000 off at Westlake Bike Shop. Good service and store.

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Favorite Trail:   Los Robles in Thousand Oaks

Duration Product Used:   2 months.

Price Paid:    $4500.00

Purchased At:   Westlake Cyclery, Th

Similar Products Used:   Checked out Epic (cheap parts for price), Giant Anthem and Cannondale Scalpel. Wanted more than just a race bike. Superfly really good on all the trails I ride.

Bike Setup:   Fully XT with Ergon grips.

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My personal review of the Trek Superfly 100 Elite SL

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After a a bit of review, research and test rides I finally decided on a Superfly 100 Elite SL for my style of riding. It is a sweet, sweet ride. Only now, I'm told this bike is not available in a 21" frame. I get various reasons: sold out, never produced, production run issues that caused delayed ... Read More »

Video: Superfly 100 Elite SL

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