Norco Fireball XC Hardtail

5/5 (2 Reviews)
MSRP : $1500.00

Product Description

  • Custom Hydroformed double butted 6061 alloy frame
  • Shimano 30speed drivetrain w/ XT rear derailleur
  • RockShox Reba RL Dual Air w/100mm travel fork
  • Crankset: Shimano FC-M552 42/34/24 - Black
  • Pedals: Alloy silver body w/black alloy cage
  • Chain: Shimano HG-74 10 speed chain
  • Spokes: Double butted black w/grey alloy nipples

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by photoBear a Cross Country Rider from Bendigo,Victoria,Australia

Date Reviewed: October 27, 2011

Strengths:    (For 07 fireball frame)Tight, light, nimble, looks good, great metalic orange colour.

Weaknesses:    none

Bottom Line:   
This review is for the 07 fireball frame.

I had my 08 charger frame replaced under warranty because of a small crack after 3 solid years of hard daily use.
This was the only suitable norco frame available from the distributor, so although it's an older generation of frame I took it because I immediately loved the colour and it was the most similar frame to my charger.

I find it pretty much identical to ride, light, tight, handles beatify, comfortable fast, I absolutely love it, Norco makes great frames.

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Favorite Trail:   Diamond hill, Crusoe Res, Big hill

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Purchased At:   Harding Cycles

Similar Products Used:   08Charger, 06 diamoindback vectra sport

Bike Setup:   Mostly 08 charger componants(alivio front,deore rear deraileurs plus shimano XT shifters, maxxius larsen front/rear, rock shox dart3

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by John Howard a Cross Country Rider from Abraska

Date Reviewed: December 8, 2006

Strengths:    Everything, particularly drive train, brakes and solid frame

Weaknesses:    None really, except the 'super cool' name

Bottom Line:   
Awesome bike at an exceptional price, looked around at simiilarly priced bikes and they didn't stack up. Great components, (go SRAM before Shimano!!!) and real nice on single track and fireroad.

If your into XC riding, get one. Not so much for freeride, definitely not downhill. Would be a sweet racing bike.

Get one

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $1699.00

Bike Setup:   Stock

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