Butted aluminum frame features hydroformed top and down tubes to provide a strong, light and nimble ride for excellent trail handling
RockShox XC28 TK suspension fork supplies 100mm of travel with easy TurnKey lockout and rebound adjustment to smooth out rough trails
Shimano Alivio shifters, Deore XT Shadow rear derailleur and Shimano front derailleur snap you through the 27 gears to help you spin swiftly and comfortably
Avid DB 1 hydraulic disc brakes offer superb speed management, for tiny finesses or big, outright stops
Continental Race King tires offer great all-around traction
Replaceable rear derailleur hanger helps extend usable life of the frame
Specs on the GT Karakoram Elite 29er Mountain Bike are subject to change
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by sportquadronfrom29er mt bikeI baught this GT karakoram elite to up grade from my 26 avalanche 3.0.what a great bike.The 29er wheels do make a difference,as well as the hyd brakes.the bars are a odd bend and the fork could be better,but over all im really happy with the bike.I will be sticking with GT for a while.
Date published: 2014-07-04
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GT Karakoram Elite 29er Bike - 2014 Customer Reviews