2020 Giant Talon 3

A 27.5″ aluminum frame hardtail crosscountry bike with modest components, priced at the low end of the Talon model range. Compare the full range

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2020 Giant Talon 3
MSRP$550
Weight30.2 lbs / 13.7 kg
Front Travel100mm
FrameAluminum
ForkSunTour XCT
Wheels27.5″
GroupsetAcera, microSHIFT
BrakesHydraulic Disc
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Gearing
2020 Giant Talon 3
25 mph
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27 mph

The Talon 3 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The Talon 3 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.


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Specs
Build
FrameALUXX-Grade Aluminum, disc
ForkSR Suntour XCT30 HLO 27.5", 100mm, lockout, preload adjuster
Rear ShockN/A
Bottom Bracketcartridge
StemGiant Sport, 7-degree
HandlebarGiant Connect Trail, 780x31.8
SaddleGiant custom
SeatpostGiant Sport, 30.9
Pedalsplatform
Groupset
Rear DerailleurShimano Acera
Front DerailleurmicroSHIFT FD-M282
CrankProwheel forged, 22/36
ShiftersShimano Altus
CassetteShimano CS-HG200-8, 12x32
ChainKMC 8.3
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 Ikon 27.5x2.2, wire bead
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