Scott Genius 50 All Mountain Full Suspension

1/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $2649.99


Product Description

  • Genius Alloy 6061 Custom Butted
  • hydroformed monocoque tubes with replaceable hanger
  • sealed aircraft bearings
  • 150mm rear travel
  • Rock Shox Revelation RL Dual Position Air
  • Lockout / Rebound adjustable
  • Alloy steerer / 150 - 120mm travel
  • 12.80 kg / 28.19 lbs


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    Overall Rating:1
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Vamtn a Weekend Warrior from Fredericksburg Va

    Date Reviewed: January 5, 2012

    Strengths:    Genius Shock, Frame geometry

    Weaknesses:    That would be the Scott company itself. Horrible customer service and warranty.

    Bottom Line:   
    The bike and the Genius shock are incredible! I had doubts about the two stage lockout, but it really is engineered to work well. Sometimes better than my Fox RP23. The complete lock out is like a hard tail. This bike can really climb. Go back to full suspension and the 150mm travel is sweet. Takes a while to get it dialed in, but worth it once you do. I have two of these bikes. One for me and one for my son. Unfortunately the shock went out on mine the first ride - with less than four miles on it and in less than an hour. The Scott company dragged their feet on the warranty. Yes, it was eventually fixed. Overall, great bike - when it works. If not, good luck dealing with Scott. My LBS was terrific, but they can only do so much. 1 pepper because Scott warranty stinks. 5 peppers if they had actually done their job and for the design itself.

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    Favorite Trail:   Signal Knob - Fountainhead

    Duration Product Used:   3 months

    Price Paid:    $1500.00

    Purchased At:   Pro Bike Shop DC

    Similar Products Used:   Specialized, Diamondback

    Bike Setup:   Stock except XO shifters, XO rear deraillier, XT cranks, Mavic Cross Trail wheelset tubeless, easton carbon bar

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