Ibis Alibi Bike 1998 or Older

5/5 (2 Reviews)


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Alibi


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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Lauser Chuck a Racer from El Paso, TX 79912

Date Reviewed: October 20, 2000

Strengths:    This bike is one of a kind. I am a 17 year old expert jr. racer and believe this is a true full suspension xc racing bike.

Weaknesses:    wieght 26 lbs.

Bottom Line:   
The coolest bike for the west texas region and other rocky ass terrains. Also sweeeet in the forrest!

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Favorite Trail:   UTEP Trails

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $2500.00

Purchased At:   Crazy Cat Cyclery

Similar Products Used:   rode fs xc bikes- Schwinn/GT/VOODOO

Bike Setup:   XTR/XT/ 2000 ROCKSHOX SID XC/ Ritchey WCS Wheels/ Chris King/Thompson/858's/ Easton

Overall Rating:5
Submitted by Norman a racer from Vancouver, B.C.

Date Reviewed: July 17, 1998

Bottom Line:   

I got this frameset as a Bike, XTR, judy Sl's and mavics 217's. This is one bit'ching frame. It stiff, yet on downhills doesn't kick you ass. It's a great bike. Too bad I can;t say the same for shock. Judy SL's are the biggest pieces of shit. I blew a cartridge after only 7 rides... F UCK ROCK SHOX TO HELL.
Otherwise.. a great bike.. almost affordable too... almost.

Reviews 1 - 2 (2 Reviews Total)

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which is cooler? Ibis Alibi or GT Lightning?

My son is outgrowing his xs Klein Pulse Comp (I will save it for his little sister for her first 26er). I have plenty of parts and two frames to choose from for the next size up build, fork will be a Judy SL. One is an Ibis Alibi (aluminum as you probably know, -in dark blue). The other is a GT ... Read More »

Late 90s Ibis Alibi

Got this nice-looking late 90s aluminum Ibis mtb frame from a friend. Never used. Looks like a lot of fun to build up. I think it's a 16" frame. Set up for rear V-brake. It looks like the back is spaced for a 135mm rear hub. Anyone have experience with this frame or suggestions on what typ ... Read More »

U G L Y - you ain't got no alibi...and i wanna see it

i am tired of seeing 'pretty' bikes. please post your cheapest-rugged-dinged and scratched dirt surfers... i have nothing as all my bikes are basically sex0rpr0n-garageWallArt....Read More »

Ibis Alibi Full XTR/Chris King/Ringle

I am considering selling but need to know worth.....anyone?Read More »

1997 Ibis Alibi - what to do?

I have the above bike which I have had since new. It was used regularly for a few years and then put aside while I rode on the road and raced some cross. Now I am planning on entering some XC races in '09 and have a choice to make. Do I do some updates to my great handling Ibis and race that for ... Read More »

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