2019 Trek Slash 9.8
2019 Canyon Strive CF 8.0
2019 Santa Cruz Megatower S / Carbon C / 29
Slash 9.8Strive CF 8.0Megatower S / Carbon C / 29
Summary
MSRP$5,900$5,300$5,399
CategoryEnduroEnduroEnduro
FrameCarbonCarbonCarbon
Fork
Fox Performance Float 36
Fox Performance Elite Float 36
Fox Performance Float 36
Wheel Size29″29″29″
Wheel MaterialCarbonCarbonAluminum
Brake TypeHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic Disc
Groupset
SRAM GX Eagle
SRAM X01 Eagle
SRAM GX Eagle
Drivetrain1 × 121 × 121 × 12
Gear Range
Trek Slash 9.8
28 mph
Canyon Strive CF 8.0
28 mph
Santa Cruz Megatower S / Carbon C / 29
26 mph
SuspensionFullFullFull
Front Travel160mm160mm160mm
Rear Travel150mm150mm160mm
SeatpostDropperDropperDropper
Maker Sitetrekbikes.comcanyon.comsantacruzbicycles.com
Spec Levelest. spec level →$0$1,000$2,000$3,000$4,000$5,000$6,000

Estimated spec level of the Slash 9.8, Strive CF 8.0, and Megatower S / Carbon C / 29 compared to other enduro bikes. 99 Spokes analyzes the build material and quality level of the frame, fork, wheelset, groupset, suspension system, and more to estimate the overall spec level of each bike.

Geometry
2019 Trek Slash 9.8618mm
2019 Canyon Strive CF 8.0+22mm
2019 Santa Cruz Megatower S / Carbon C / 29+9mm
Bike
Stack
Reach
Stack/Reach Ratio
Top Tube Length
Seat Tube Length
Seat Tube Angle
Head Tube Length
Head Tube Angle
BB Drop
BB Height
Front Center
Chainstay Length
Wheelbase
Rake
Standover Height
Front Travel
Rear Travel
🐐 Measurements listed in millimeters and degrees
Components
Frame
OCLV Mountain Carbon main frame & seatstay, alloy 1x-specific chainstay, ABP, Boost148, Knock Block, EVO link, tapered head tube, Mino Link, Control Freak internal routing, Carbon Armor, ISCG 05, G2 Geometry, 150mm travel
Canyon STRIVE CF
Megatower S / Carbon C / 29
Fork
Fox Performance 36 Float, GRIP adjustable damper, tapered steerer, Boost110, G2 Geometry w/51mm offset, 160mm travel
Fox Float 36 Performance Elite, 160mm travel, 15*110 axle, 29"
Fox 36 Float Performance 160mm 29"
Rear Shock
RockShox Deluxe RT3, RE:aktiv with Thru Shaft 3-position damper, 230mm x 57.5mm
Fox Performance Elite Float DPS LV Remote
RockShox Super Deluxe Coil Select+ (400 S, 450 M, 500 L-XL, 550 XXL)
Rear Derailleur
SRAM GX Eagle, Roller Bearing Clutch
SRAM X01 Eagle, 12s, X-Horizon derailleur, X-Actuation, X-Sync, Roller Bearing Clutch, Cage Lock, Long aluminium cage, 12-speed
SRAM GX Eagle
Front Derailleur
Crank
Truvativ Descendant 7k Eagle DUB, 32T Direct Mount
Truvativ DESCENDANT EAGLE Carbon, 12s, Carbon cranks, X-SYNC™ tooth profile for maximum chain control, Direct mount chainring, 24 mm axle
SRAM Stylo 7k 148 DUB, 30t - 170mm
Bottom Bracket
SRAM DUB Press Fit, 92mm
SRAM DUB BSA
SRAM DUB 68/73mm Threaded BB
Shifters
SRAM GX Eagle, 12 speed
SRAM X01 Eagle Trigger, 12s, SRAM 1X™ X-ACTUATION™ for precise and reliable 12-gear performance, Zero loss for quicker shifting procedure, Compatible with MatchMaker X, Aluminium body and adjustable lever, 12-speed
SRAM GX Eagle
Cassette
SRAM XG-1275 Eagle, 10-50, 12 speed
SRAM XG-1275 Eagle, 12s
SRAM XG1275 Eagle 10-50T
Chain
SRAM GX Eagle
SRAM GX Eagle
SRAM GX Eagle 12 SPD
Chain Guide
e.thirteen TRS+
MRP AMg V2 Alloy chainguide
Brakes
SRAM Guide RS hydraulic disc
SRAM Code R
SRAM Code R
Brake Levers
SRAM Guide RS hydraulic disc
SRAM Code R
Disk Rotors
Avid Centerline 200mm
Rims
Bontrager Line Carbon 30, Tubeless Ready, 54T Rapid Drive, Boost110 front, Boost148 rear, tubeless strips included, valves sold separately
Reynolds TR309 Carbon
Race Face AR Offset 30 29" Rims
Spokes
Reynolds TR309 Carbon wheelset
DT Competition (32)
Front Hub
Bontrager Line, 110x15mm Boost front, 148x12mm Boost 54 tooth Rapid Drive rear
Reynolds TR6 Mountain, CNC, 5 degree engagement, 6 pawl
DT 370 15x110 32H (28H w/Reserve upgrade)
Rear Hub
Bontrager Line, 110x15mm Boost front, 148x12mm Boost 54 tooth Rapid Drive rear
Reynolds TR6 Mountain, CNC, 5 degree engagement, 6 pawl
DT 370 12x148 32H (28H w/Reserve upgrade)
Tires
Bontrager SE4 Team Issue, Tubeless Ready, Core Strength sidewalls, aramid bead, 29x2.40˝
Maxxis Minion DHR II 2.4, FW: 3C MaxxGrip | TR | EXO | 120 TPI, RW: 3C MaxxTerra | TR | EXO | 120 TPI
Maxxis Minion DHF, 29"x2.5", 3C Silkshield
Headset
Knock Block Integrated, sealed cartridge bearing, 1-1/8˝ top, 1.5˝ bottom
Canyon | Acros
Cane Creek 40 IS Integrated Headset
Stem
Bontrager Line Pro, Knock Block, 35mm clamp, 0 degree
Canyon G5
Race Face Aeffect R 40mm
Handlebar
Bontrager Line Pro, OCLV Carbon, 35mm, 27.5mm rise, 780mm width
Canyon G5 CARBON, 31.8mm stem clamp area, 20mm rise for frame sizes S & M, 30mm rise for frame sizes L & XL
Saddle
Bontrager Arvada, austenite rails
SDG RADAR
WTB Silverado Pro
Seatpost
Bontrager Line, internal routing, 31.6mm, 15.5: 100mm, 17.5 & 18.5: 125mm, 19.5 & 21.5: 150mm
Fox Performance Transfer Post
RockShox Reverb Stealth 31.6
Pedals
Grips
Bontrager XR Trail Elite, alloy lock-on
Canyon G5
Santa Cruz Palmdale Grips
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