Tested: Motobecane Fantom 29 XTR

A few rides in, I'm happy to report that the bike checks out. It rides as a proper hardtail should, responsive yet smooth. The Motobecane has a stiff front end with its head tube area and it steers accurately with the Rockshox fork.    Read More »

Motobecane Interbike Booth

Motobecane Fantom 29 FS Shimano 30 Fantom 29 FS has top-of-the-line Full Race specs. A Rockshox Reba 29er fork with up to 100mm of travel in the front and in the rear, the NEWEST Rockshox Monarch RT3 rear shock withAdvanced Floodgate Platform Technology. Improvements Specific to this Motobecan ...    Read More »

Bike Review: Airborne Guardian 29er

Factory Direct, Well Spec'ed and in Effect The MBT Test Crew likes factory-direct mountain bike manufacturers and here's why: We have our own in-house mechanics so assembling and tuning a brand new bicycle is daily routine. When we can save hundreds, sometimes thousands off the asking price of a ...    Read More »

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Motobecane or Galaxy

I've been looking at Bikes Direct for an entry level, and doing some general research. Yes I know the Suntour sucks for serious riding. But my main purpose is for work commute and some occasional weekend off-road. I live in Houston, so it's mostly flatland except for Bayou trails with tree roots. I ... Read More »

Motobecane 400HT: An initial review (pics)

Greetings! I recently purchased a mountain bike from BikesDirect.com. I already own a trail bike, a 2007 Specialized Rockhopper that I've upgraded over the years. Twas my only bike, my trusty steed. I use that bike mostly for the local trails, which are very rocky and rooty, but it sees a good c ... Read More »

Quality of the frame Motobecane in the Fantom 29er trial

Early in the morning I did this post in the general forum : [URL]http://forums.mtbr.com/general-discussion/motobecane-fantom29-trail-bd-864728.html[/URL] Asking about the general specs of the Famtom 29er trial, my principal concern is that my weight is of 264 lbs and I want to do XC on the weekend ... Read More »

Motobecane Fantom29 Trail from BD

I'm interesting in to buy this model and I would like to know his opinions about of it. I have doubt is about the frame, is good? For the price the components looks good to start biking in some mtb circuits in my city. My top price in my budget is 500 usd for this reason the bike I like. If you hav ... Read More »

Airborne Guardian vs Motobecane Fantom 29er Pro

[url=http://www.bikesdirect.com/products/motobecane/fantom29_x5.htm#gsize]Save up to 60% off new Mountain Bikes - MTB - Motobecane Fantom 29PRO[/url] vs [url=http://www.airbornebicycles.com/products/110-airborne-guardian-29er.aspx]Airborne Bicycles. Guardian[/url] I will be getting the 16i ... Read More »

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Motobecane Product Categories

2002 Full Suspension

600XC 3.67
2   Reviews
$ 800.00
700XC 5
3   Reviews
$ 1000.00
800XC 0
0   Reviews
$ 1100.00
X4B 2.0 4.33
6   Reviews
$ 895.00
X4B 4.0 3
1   Reviews
$ 1295.00
X4B 6.0 3.67
3   Reviews
$ 1495.00

2002 Hardtail

500HT 4.8
3   Reviews
$ 500.00
600HT 4.3
9   Reviews
$ 600.00
700HT 3.33
1   Reviews
$ 750.00
Fly9357 4.65
16   Reviews
$ 995.00

Bike 1998 or Older

DS400 4.5
3   Reviews
$ 400.00
700DS 4
1   Reviews
$ 1195.00

Front Shock

400 ds 0
0   Reviews
$ 399.00

Full Suspension Bike

1999 3.22
9   Reviews
$
2000 400DS 2
1   Reviews
$ 795.00
2000 500DS 4
4   Reviews
$ 950.00
2000 600DS 4
2   Reviews
$ 995.00
2000 700DS 3.86
7   Reviews
$ 1195.00
2000 800DS 3
0   Reviews
$ 1495.00

Hardtail Bike

1999 AL600fs 4.25
2   Reviews
$ 355.00
2000 300FS 4
2   Reviews
$ 425.00
2000 400FS 0
0   Reviews
$ 475.00
2000 AL 600FS 5
0   Reviews
$ 795.00
2000 AL 800FS 0
0   Reviews
$ 995.00

Socks

Bones Socks 0
0   Reviews
$

XC Full Suspension

400DS 4.27
7   Reviews
$ 595.00
500DS 3.18
4   Reviews
$ 450.00
600DS 4
11   Reviews
$ 600.00
Fantom 3.0 5
2   Reviews
$ 1395.00
Fantom XC 3.5
2   Reviews
$ 1695.00
X4B 2.0 2
1   Reviews
$ 1095.00
X4B 4.0 0
0   Reviews
$ 1595.00
X4B 6.0 4
0   Reviews
$ 1895.00

XC Hardtail

400HT 3.79
19   Reviews
$ 595.00
500HT 3.93
9   Reviews
$ 695.00
Fantom Comp 4.65
27   Reviews
$ 1195.00
Fantom Elite 4.64
10   Reviews
$ 1395.00


 


   

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