2020 Giant Talon 2

A 27.5″ aluminum frame hardtail crosscountry bike with mid-range components, priced near the middle of the Talon model range. Compare the full range

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2020 Giant Talon 2
MSRP$750
Weight30.5 lbs / 13.8 kg
Front Travel100mm
FrameAluminum
ForkRockShox 30 Silver TK
Wheels27.5″
Drivetrain2 × 9
GroupsetAlivio, Acera
BrakesHydraulic Disc
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Gearing

2 × 9 — 18 speed

2020 Giant Talon 2
27 mph
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27 mph

The Talon 2 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The Talon 2 is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding downhill.


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Specs
Build
FrameALUXX-Grade Aluminum, disc
ForkRockShox XC 30, coil spring, preload adjust, TurnKey hydraulic lockout
Rear ShockN/A
Bottom BracketShimano
StemGiant Sport, 7-degree
HandlebarGiant Connect Trail, 780x31.8
SaddleGiant custom
SeatpostGiant Sport, 30.9
Pedalsplatform
Groupset
Rear DerailleurShimano Alivio
Front DerailleurShimano Alivio
CrankShimano FC-MT101, 22/36
ShiftersShimano Acera
CassetteShimano CS-HG200-9, 11x36
ChainKMC X9
BrakesTektro HDC M275, hydraulic disc
Brake LeversTektro HDC M275
Wheels
RimsGiant GX03V 27.5", alloy, double wall, 21mm inner width
Spokesstainless, 14g
Front Hub[F]Giant Tracker Giant Sport QR, loose ball [R] Giant Tracker Giant Sport QR, loose ball
Rear Hub[F]Giant Tracker Giant Sport QR, loose ball [R] Giant Tracker Giant Sport QR, loose ball
TiresMaxxis Ardent 27.5x2.4, wire bead
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