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Scott Sportster 50 Bike - 2014


    Scott Sportster 50 Bike - 2014

    The easy-riding Scott Sportster 50 bike offers a comfortable upright riding position and speedy, smooth-rolling wheels for mellow commutes, riding about town or exploring your local bike path.

    • $599.00

    Item # 865720

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    • Aluminum frame is light and sturdy enough to tackle rough urban streets
    • Flat handlebar creates a comfortable, upright riding position that enables heads-up visibility
    • SR Suntour NEX suspension fork provides 63mm of travel to soften out bumps and jolts
    • Shimano triple crankset powers 24 gear choices to ably handle almost any grade; Shimano trigger shifters deftly guide the derailleurs through each gear
    • Shimano mechanical disc brakes deliver controlled deceleration and stops, even in wet weather
    • Large 700c wheels with plush, semislick tires cruise along easily for a swift, sporty ride
    • Frame eyelets accept fenders or a rear rack (not included); replaceable rear derailleur hanger helps extend usable life of the frame
    • The Scott Sportster 50 bike specs are subject to change

    All bicycles sold at REI include a free warranty tune-up. New bikes go through a normal break-in period, after which readjustment is important for longevity and performance. Bring your new bike in to your local REI for its free tune-up within 20 hours of use or 6 months from purchase, whichever comes first. Contact your nearest REI bike shop to schedule this important service.


    Item 865720

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    Scott Sportster 50 Bike - 2014 Specs
    Best use
    Recreational cycling
    Hybrid bike
    6061 aluminum
    Front suspension
    SR Suntour NEX, 63mm travel
    Shimano FC-171, 48/38/28
    Shimano ST-EF 51
    Shimano FD-M191
    Shimano Altus
    Shimano CS-HG31, 11-32, 8-speed
    24 gear(s)
    Disc brake
    Shimano BR-M375L mechanical disc
    Shimano ST-EF 51
    Syncros X-39 Disc
    Formula CL51, 32h
    Shimano FH-RM35 CL, 32h
    Impac Crosspac, 700x40
    Flat bar
    Scott Sportster T-bar
    Scott Sportster
    Scott Alloy
    Scott Sportster
    Wellgo C 127 S
    Ritchey Logic Zero
    KMC Z-7
    30.3 pounds
    How we measure bike weight
    Bike style
    Bike frame material
    Bike suspension
    Bottom bracket
    Front derailleur
    Rear derailleur
    Rear cogs
    Number of gears
    Brake type
    Brake levers
    Front hub
    Rear hub
    Wheel size
    Handlebar shape
    Seat post
    Bike weight

    Scott Sportster 50 Bike - 2014

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    Rated 4.3333/5 based on 3 reviews
    Rated 4out of5
    by fromSatisfied I am a casual rider and bought this to replace a mountain bike almost 20 years old. Overall, I am happy with the value. The disc brakes and the front shocks are nice additions in this price range. As other have mentioned, the seat is poor and the weight is a little high, but a seat is easily modified and weight is not the primary factor for this type of bike. If you are a looking for a solid purchase, this is a good option.
    Date published: 2014-04-25
    Rated 4out of5
    by fromworks as intended I've been saying to my wife for years that I want to purchase a bicycle, at first to give a shot at triathlons, but then didn't want to spend $2000 on a bike. Lately I've been wanting a bike to try and cut down on gas mileage, and a hybrid seemed versatile enough. I needed an XL bike so stock was sort of limited, but the saleman at REI who was awesome spent a good 15 minutes explaining different types, gave me 3 options that should suit my needs, and this one was in my price range. To me who hasn't owned a bike in 20 years since I was in grade school I couldn't tell any subtle differences. I'm sure there's others that will be just as fine, but a week into this bike I'm really satisfied. At $600 even though pricey, I think it can pay for itself in a year or two by cutting down on gas.
    Date published: 2014-07-13
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromBest Value I chose this bike due to its price point, disc brakes, and a front shock.
    Date published: 2014-05-01

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