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2013 Distortion 3.0

Lots of bikes out there claim to be of the “go anywhere, do anything” variety, but few can back it up.  The Distortion muddies the line, with the smooth pedal feel of a cross country bike and a head angle has all-mountain written all over it.  Bike Magazine’s Editor’s Choice winner, this rig was made for long days, big drops, and inciting jealousy the world around.

Sizes: M, L
Frame: Monocoque/Hydroformed XM Metal™ Aluminum Frame (TT/DT,ST), 114mm Travel Independent Drivetrain™ Suspension System w/ Forged Linkage, Pivots, Bottom Bracket, and Dropouts, 1 1/8" to 1 1/2" Tapered Head Tube w/ TT and DT gussets.
Fork: Marzocchi 44 RLO, 140mm Travel, 15x100mm QR15 Thru Axle, w/ Rebound Adjust, Lockout, & 1-1/8" Steerer
Rear Shock: X-Fusion 02 RL, 6.5"x1.5", w/ Rebound Adjust & Lockout
Chain: KMC X9
Crank: FSA Gravity Moto X, 36/24T, w/ Bashguard
Bottom Bracket: FSA Megaexo
Front Derailleur: Shimano SLX, FD-M665
Rear Derailleur: Shimano SLX, Mid Cage, RD-M662-GS
Shifters: Shimano Alivio, SL-M430, Rapid Fire
Cog Set: SRAM PG950, 9-Speed, 11-34T
Rims: Alex SX44, w/ Eyelet, 32H
Tires: Maxxis Minion DH F, 26x2.35", 60TPI
Hubs: All Terra Alloy Sealed Bearing Disc, 15x100mm Thru Axle
Rear Hub: All Terra Sealed Bearing Alloy Disc Cassette w/ QR
Spokes: 14G Stainless
Nipples: Brass
Brake: Avid Elixir 1, 180mm Rotor
Brake Levers: Avid Elixir 1
Handlebar: All Terra, 6061-T6 Double Butted, 700mm Width, 25mm Rise, 31.8mm Clamp
Stem: All Terra All Mountain, 50mm Length
Grips: GT Wings w/ Waffle Lock-on
Headset: Gravity DLR, 1.5" External Lower Cup, 1-1/8" Zerostack Upper Cup
Saddle: WTB Volt Sport
Seat Post: All Terra 6061
Seat Clamp: All Terra Alloy

*All prices and specifications subject to change without notice.
Chassis Tune
2013 Distortion 3.0 Geometry
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