Norco Faze 3 XC Full Suspension

4/5 (2 Reviews)
MSRP : $1300.00

Product Description

  • Refined Trail geometry with slacker 69 degree headtube angle for 2011
  • Super light weight triple butted M6 aluminum frame with 120 mm travel
  • Rockshox Tora 120 with turnkey lockout and Rockshox Bar 2.1 rear air shock
  • Shimano Deore and Alivio 9 speed geearing

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Jay

Date Reviewed: June 17, 2013

Strengths:    The MTB is really light and has the agility to make sharp turns from left to right. The suspension system performs well and up hill climbs pretty easy without a sweat.

Weaknesses:    Front Shocks are not that stiff.

Bottom Line:   
Great bike for all terrain mountain Biking to achieve the ultimate outback adventure. This bike will never fail you!

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Tom a Cross Country Rider from NC

Date Reviewed: March 23, 2009

Strengths:    Will not let you down

Weaknesses:    Fork is pretty whimpy

Bottom Line:   
I rode this bike HARD for 4 days in Canberra Aus. It is the best FS bike I have ridden to date. I hired it from the boys at Capital Bike Hire CBH, Canberra. Absolutely no bob on climbs and very good suspension when needed.Rode Stromlo and Sparrow and had the time of my life. Each ride was 3-4 hours and no complaints, at all. If i had not just built a 29er Ventana I would buy this bike. Buy a Faze 2 for upgrades, Faze 3 fork and wheels are entry level.
Thanks to Peter at CBH, will use them again.
4 chilis on each, no bike is a five!!!! let's be honest.

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Favorite Trail:   Sparrow mtn

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Similar Products Used:   Lots of FS bikes. Titus Loco Moto, Specialized Epic, FSR, Cannondale Raven

Bike Setup:   Stock

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