This mountain-prowling hardtail 29’er takes on obstacles and smoothes the way over rolling terrain. The larger wheels maintain momentum and should augment confidence on crazy descents and technical climbs. Still sceptical about 29’ers? There’s only one way to know – visit a store, and take one out for a test ride.
- Reinforced, lightweight aluminum frame with sophisticated details like hydroformed tubing and specific chainstay length.
- Schwalbe Rapid Rob 2.25 tires.
- Avid Elixir 1 disc brakes.
- RST air fork features up to 100mm (4in.) of travel.
- Active Flex seat stay has some vertical give to absorb bumps in the trail.
- Bottom bracket uses Shimano® Pressfit BB system. Designed to increase stiffness and support and to reduce needed maintenance.
- Shimano SLX front and rear derailleur.
- Shimano FCM 552 24-34-42T crank with Shimano CS-HG62 10-speed 11-34T cassette.
- Ghost Flat handlebars.
- This model is not equipped with pedals.
- Bikes are covered by MEC's Rock Solid Guarantee and Bike Service Agreement. You can bring your bike to any MEC Bike Shop for free adjustments and minor maintenance for a year after purchase.
- Ghost Bikes are designed in Waldsassen, Germany. Every model reflects a deep passion for cycling and meticulous attention to detail.
|Frame||Ghost HTX 29 AFT SCL aluminum|
|Fork||RST First 29 Air SRL|
|Stem||Ghost light AS-007N 31.8mm|
|Seatpost||Ghost light SP 600|
|Handlebars||Ghost Flat light 31.8mm|
Mechanical disc brakes are more powerful than rim brakes, but less powerful than hydraulic brakes.
|Avid Elixir 1 (hydraulic disc)|
|Brake levers||Avid Elixir 1|
|Shifters||Shimano Deore SL|
|Derailleur (front)||Shimano SLX|
|Derailleur (rear)||Shimano SLX|
|Crank + rings||Shimano FCM 552 42-32-24T|
|Bottom bracket||Shimano Pressfit|
|Hub (front)||SRAM 306|
The hub affects a bike’s rolling efficiency. Internally geared hubs require significantly less maintenance.
Cassettes with a smaller range allow you to go faster; a bigger range makes climbing hills easier.
|Shimano CS-HG62 10-speed 11-34T|
|Rims||Alex XD Sport|
|Tires||Schwalbe Rapid Rob 29 x 2.25|
|Saddle||Ghost VL 1695|