2019 Liv Embolden 1

Upper mid-range component level aluminum frame trail bike

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2019 Liv Embolden 1
  • MSRP $1,750
  • Suspension Full
  • Front Travel 120mm
  • Rear Travel 120mm
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork 
    RockShox Recon
  • Wheels 27.5″ Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 2 × 10
  • Groupset 
    Shimano Deore
  • Brakes Hydraulic Disc
  • Seatpost Dropper post
Gearing

2 × 10 — 20 speed

2019 Liv Embolden 1
27 mph
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26 mph

The 2019 Embolden 1 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2019 Embolden 1 is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding downhill.

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Geometry
Build
FrameALUXX-Grade Aluminum
ForkRockShox Recon RL Solo Air, 120mm travel, Boost QR15x110mm, tapered steerer
Rear ShockRS Monarch R
Bottom BracketPraxis 90 Press Fit
HeadsetOverDrive, integrated
StemGiant Connect, ±8-degree
HandlebarGiant Connect Trail
SaddleLiv Contact (forward)
SeatpostGiant Contact Switch dropper post with remote lever, 30.9mm
Pedals
Components
Front DerailleurShimano Alivio
Rear DerailleurShimano Deore, Shadow+
ShiftersShimano Deore, 2x10
CrankPraxis custom Cadet 2x10 Boost, 26x36
CassetteShimano Deore, 11x42
ChainKMC X10-1
Chain Guide
BrakesShimano MT201 [F] 180mm [R] 160mm
Brake LeversShimano MT201
Wheels
RimsGiant AM 27.5 tubeless ready sleeve-joint rim, 30mm inner width
SpokesSapim
Front HubGiant Tracker Sport, 28H, [F] Boost QR15x110mm, Performance Tracker, sealed bearing [R] Giant Tracker Sport QR5x141, 4 bearing
Rear HubGiant Tracker Sport, 28H, [F] Boost QR15x110mm, Performance Tracker, sealed bearing [R] Giant Tracker Sport QR5x141, 4 bearing
TiresMaxxis Ardent 27.5x2.4, 60tpi EXO, tubeless
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2019 Liv Embolden 1