2017 GT Helion Elite GTw

2017 GT Helion Elite GTw
MSRPUS$ 2,130
Wheel Size27.5″
FrameAluminum
SuspensionFull
Gearing2 × 10
Drivetrain
Shimano SLX
Brand
GT

GT’s 2017 Helion Elite GTw is a mid-range component level aluminum frame allmountain bike.

Build
Frame6061-T6 Hydroformed Aluminum Frame, 110mm Travel AOS Suspension System 1 1/8" -1 1/2" Integrated Head Tube, and 135mm QR Dropouts
ForkRockShox Recon Silver RL 27.5 Solo Air Boost, 120mm Travel, 15x110mm Maxle, w/ Lockout & Rebound Adjust
Rear ShockFox Performance Float Air Shock, w/ Rebound Adjust
Bottom BracketShimano
HeadsetFSA Orbit C-40-ACB
StemAll Terra, 1-1/8" Threadless, 6? Rise, 31.8mm Clamp, 60mm
HandlebarAll Terra AL6061 DB, 740mm, 15 Rise, 31.8mm Clamp
SaddleWTB Deva Sport
SeatpostAll Terra 2-bolt, 31.6mm
GripsGT Statement Single Lock-on Grips
Components
Front DerailleurShimano Deore
Rear DerailleurSLX Shadow Plus SGS
ShiftersShimano Deore, Rapid Fire
CrankShimano Deore, 38/24T, 2x10
CassetteShimano 11-36T, 10-speed
ChainKMC X10
Brakes
Brake LeversShimano
Wheels
RimsWTB STP i25, Tubeless Compatible, 32H
Front Hub(F) All Terra Tall Flange Alloy Centerlock Disc, Boost, Sealed Bearing, 15x110mm Thru Axle, (R) Shimano Centerlock
Rear Hub(F) All Terra Tall Flange Alloy Centerlock Disc, Boost, Sealed Bearing, 15x110mm Thru Axle, (R) Shimano Centerlock
Tires(F) Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance 27.5x2.35" Folding, (R) 27.5x2.25" Folding
Gearing
2 × 1020 speed
2017 GT Helion Elite GTw
28 mph
Category Average Virtual Bike
26 mph

The 2017 Helion Elite GTw is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the 2017 Helion Elite GTw while riding downhill or sprinting.

Replacement Parts
MSRPUS$ 2,130
Wheel Size27.5″
FrameAluminum
SuspensionFull
Gearing2 × 10
Drivetrain
Shimano SLX
Brand
GT
Gearing
2 × 1020 speed
2017 GT Helion Elite GTw
28 mph
Category Average Virtual Bike
26 mph

The 2017 Helion Elite GTw is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the 2017 Helion Elite GTw while riding downhill or sprinting.

Replacement Parts
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