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The Carbine

Trail + Enduro

A fast-rolling 29’er that blends XC, Trail and Enduro specs. Power up climbs and get confidence-inspiring precision for pushing margins on the way down.

  • 160mm front, 155mm rear travel
  • 29in. wheels
  • JS Tuned suspension
  • iBOX Pivot System for a nimble, efficient ride
  • Hyperlight, sleek carbon frame


“The Carbine is a monster truck, but still very capable to climb epic, day-long trails.”


The Recluse

Enduro + trail

Your ultimate weapon for aggressive, gnarly trails. A slack head angle and short wheelbase make it a flickable, exciting beast.

  • 150mm front, 140mm rear travel
  • 27.5in. wheels
  • JS Tuned suspension
  • iBOX Pivot System for a nimble, efficient ride
  • 66-degree headtube angle makes steep descents feel solid


The Primer

XC + trail

A premium 29er – one of the finest available anywhere. The short wheelbase means a fast, race-ready and more nimble ride than you ever thought possible for a 29er.

  • 140mm front, 115/130 rear travel
  • 29in. wheels
  • iBOX Pivot System for climbing efficiency and trail management
  • JS Tuned suspension
  • Hyperlight, sleek carbon frame



“Take your legs to the next level with the Primer. Your buddies will be eating your dust.”




Adventure + trail

Meet the Air Cushioned Vehicle. With mega-sized tires, the burly ACV floats over ambitious terrain and is engineered for all-mountain adventure.

  • 150mm front, 115/130 rear travel
  • 27.5in+ wheels
  • 2.8in. wide Maxxis tires for solid traction
  • JS Tuned suspension
  • 148x12mm spacing in the rear hub and 110x15mm in the front boosts stiffness

The ultimate all-mountain adventure bike. Watch the ACV shred

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The Spider

Trail + XC

Boasting highly efficient JS Tuned suspension and a frame geometry that’s racy yet fun, the Spider slays fast XC and trail riding.

  • 140mm front, 115/130 rear travel
  • 27.5in. wheels
  • JS Tuned suspension
  • 148x12mm spacing in the rear hub and 100x15mm in the front boosts stiffness
  • Aluminum option (stellar value) or carbon fibre rocket

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As fast and light as it gets. Experience the Spider



“Playful, snappy and light, the Spider flies!"


The Tracer

Enduro + trail

A burly, beastly, beauty of a trail bike. Devours aggressive lines – it’s the ultimate whip for the bike park, Enduro comps or the trails.

  • 160mm front, 165mm rear travel
  • 27.5in. wheels
  • JS Tuned suspension
  • Slack geometry enables total stability
  • Shortened wheelbase for impressive climbing capability

Special offers


What’s better than reading about Intense bikes? Getting on one.


Buy an Intense bike and you’ll also get 2 years free service, the MEC Rocksolid Guarantee, a free Intense gift box, and more.


Intense Demo Days

 Intense Demo Days: Cross-Canada Tour

Get on one of these legendary rides during the MEC Canadian National Enduro series


Ghost bikes


The Ghost lineup is cost-effective, but in no way cheap. Offering fast, smooth riding with power and reliability, you’ll chomp down hard on tough trails.