2019 Cannondale Catalyst 3

Modest component level aluminum frame crosscountry bike

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2019 Cannondale Catalyst 3
  • MSRP $460
  • Suspension Hardtail
  • Front Travel 75mm
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork 
    SunTour
  • Wheels 27.5″ Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 3 × 7
  • Groupset 
    Shimano Tourney
Gearing

3 × 7 — 21 speed

2019 Cannondale Catalyst 3
25 mph
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26 mph

The 2019 Catalyst 3 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2019 Catalyst 3 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

Build
FrameCatalyst, SmartForm C3 Alloy, 1-1/8” head tube, rack and fender mounts, 27.5"
ForkSR Suntour M3030, 75mm, Coil
Bottom BracketSealed Bearing BSA
HeadsetSemi-integrated, threadless, 1-1/8"
StemCannondale Alloy, 1-1/8", 28.6, 8°
HandlebarCannondale Riser, 6061 Alloy, 25mm rise, 8° sweep, 6° rise, 700mm
SaddleCannondale Stage 2
SeatpostCannondale Alloy, 27.2 x 350mm
PedalsCannondale Platform
GripsCannondale Dual-Density
Components
Front DerailleurShimano Tourney, 31.8 clamp
Rear DerailleurShimano Tourney
ShiftersShimano Easy Fire EF41, 3x7
CrankProwheel, 42/34/24
CassetteSunrace, 14-34, 7-speed, FW
ChainKMC Z51, 7-speed
BrakesTektro cable actuated disc, 160/160mm
Brake LeversShimano EF41
Wheels
RimsWTB SX19, 32h
SpokesStainless Steel, 14g
Front HubFormula QR front and rear
Rear HubFormula QR front and rear
TiresFreedom Transition Sport 27.5 x 2.25"
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