Blue Competition Cycles XC Carbon XC Hardtail

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $1260.00

Product Description

  • 7005 series AL lugs
  • Removable cantilever bosses
  • Disc brake compatible
  • Uses 1 1/8" press in head set

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by kona kat a Cross Country Rider from Seattle, WA

Date Reviewed: August 10, 2010

Strengths:    Light
Climbs well
Steers well
Tracks well
Great construction
Easy to maintain
Accelerates really well
Great cross country race and trail machine

Weaknesses:    None

Bottom Line:   
WOW! This is an awesome bike for cross country racing. Climbs like a goat, transfers power extremely well, and is STIFF! It is an absolute rocket. The monocoque construction is of very high quality, good carbon used, oversized headset creates a great tracking front end of the bike. And it is light!
The new 2010 XC2 is an awesome bike. Fast, light, good geometry.

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $4200.00

Purchased At:   Mountains Plus

Similar Products Used:   Cannondale F series, Kona Kulas, Specialized Stumpjumper HT's

Bike Setup:   Stock X9

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