Big and boisterous riding has rarely been better than with Vitus' Sentier models and the addition of this terrific 29er reinforces their MBR Hardtail of the Year pedigree. A quality build and great components make this a mountain must-have.
|Number of gears:||11|
|Fork:||Rockshox Sektor RL Boost, 29, 140mm|
|Wheel Size:||29" (622)|
|Brake Type:||Hydraulic Disc Brake|
|Brakes:||Shimano MT-500, 180/180 rotors|
|Chainset:||SRAM NX, 170mm, 30T|
|Chain:||KMC X11 EPT|
|Cassette:||SunRace CSMS8 11-Speed, 11-46T|
|Handlebars:||Nukeproof Neutron 31.8mm, 25mm rise|
|Tyres:||Front: Scwhalbe Magic Mary, 29.2.35 SnakeSkin, TL East, Apex, E-25, Addix Soft Black; Rear: Scwhalbe Nobby Nick, 29x2.35, Double Defence RaceGuard|
Built around a modern geometry-shaped low, long and slack alloy frame, this sensational Sentier 29er is equipped with high-end tech and spec to let you get down and dirty on every ride. An impressive 130mm travel RockShox Sektor RL Boost fork soaks up every impact, while wide Maxxis 3C tyres, a Shimano SLX 1x11 drivetrain and powerful MT-500 hydraulic disc brakes give everything you could ever need to ride as rowdy as you like.
Kitted out with ISCG 05 chainguide mounts, dropper post routing and a tubeless ready setup, this huge hardtail is a hero of the mountain.
First emerging as a frame builder in 1970s France, Vitus Bikes played a pivotal role in pioneering the design and manufacture of lugged and bonded aluminium frames, the most iconic being the 979, groundbreaking at the time and still prized among collectors today. In 1982 we engineered and developed the 979 Carbone, one of the very first frames to take carbon fibre technology from the aerospace industry and apply it to bikes. Their tradition of innovation continued throughout subsequent decades with frames which included the 1991 ZXI monocoque carbon frame, the spirit of which lives on in their latest generation of monocoque road bikes. Without exception, each of the bikes – from their singlespeed commuter to the high-end carbon road model – won plaudits for their ride quality, build and great value. The reviews confirmed what they knew all along, and they intend to improve on these already test-winning models as Vitus push forward with the development of this great brand of bikes. “Credit has to be due to a brand that has come back from the ashes and rather than milk the prestige of the old days, has set its sights on the biggest players on the scene.” CYCLIST magazine. Vitus bikes have been tested in many of the top cycling titles and websites across all disciplines. Their bikes have won group tests across Europe and are regarded as some of the best on the market.
The size chart below will get you on the right size bike. Experienced riders may also wish to refer to the geometry chart for more detail.
Getting the Right Fit
At Wiggle we measure each of our bikes to build accurate size charts for our customers. Our qualified team of mechanics then individually check each order, against measurements supplied by you, to ensure the size chosen is correct. Another reason you can have complete confidence when buying a bike from Wiggle!
If you are on the change over between sizes both options will fit. Racers and experienced riders would usually select a smaller size as this offers quicker handing. A larger bike offers more stability and is more suited to new and intermediate riders.
|Height||cm||170 - 180cm||180 - 190cm||190 - 201cm|
|ft||5′ 7″ - 5′ 11″||5′ 11″ - 6′ 3″||6′ 3″ - 6′ 7″|
|Inside Leg||cm||76 - 81cm||81 - 86cm||86 - 94cm|
|inches||30″ - 32″||32″ - 34″||34″ - 37″|
|Seat Tube - Center to Virtual Top||mm||432mm||483mm||520mm|
|A. Top Tube (Virtual)||mm||620mm||640mm||665mm|
|D. Chainstay Length||mm||439mm||439mm||439mm|
|E. Head Tube||mm||110mm||120mm||130mm|
|B. Head Tube Angle||Degrees||66.5°||66.5°||66.5°|
|C. Seat Tube Angle||Degrees||73°||73°||73°|
|Bottom Bracket Drop||mm||62mm||62mm||62mm|
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