2017 Norco Charger 2.1

frameset
2017 Norco Charger 2.1
  • $699 MSRP
  • Hardtail suspension
  • 50mm front travel
  • Aluminum frame
  • 1 × 8 drivetrain
  • Shimano Altus
    groupset

Norco’s 2017 Charger 2.1 is a modest component level aluminum frame youth bike.

norco.com

Build
FrameLightweight aluminum low standover frame
ForkSpinner Grind 20" 50mm travel air spring w/lockout and aluminum steer tube"
Rear ShockN/A
Bottom BracketCartridge bearing square taper BB
StemKalloy 35mm ext., 1-1/8" threadless MTB"
HandlebarJr. MTB aluminum 600mm wide x 30mm rise
SaddleNorco Jr. MTB saddle with cutaway design
SeatpostAluminum with micro adjust top, 250mmx27.2mm
PedalsVP505 aluminum Jr. MTB flat pedall 9/16""
GripsJr. MTB lock on, soft krayton rubber
Components
Front Derailleur
Rear DerailleurShimano Altus RD M310 direct mount
Shifters
CrankAluminum narrow-wide 28T 3-pc crankset - Black
CassetteShimano CS HG30 8-spd cassette 11-32T
BrakesShimano BR-M355 hydraulic disc brake w/160mm rotor
Brake LeversShimano BR-M355 hydraulic disc brake w/lever reach adjust
Wheels
RimsAluminum 20" MTB"
Front HubKT aluminum disc 32H MTB hub
Rear HubKT aluminum disc 32H MTB rear cassette hub
TiresKenda Small Block 8 20" x 1.95"" MTB tread"
Gearing
1 × 8 — 8 speed
2017 Norco Charger 2.1
15 mph
Similar Bikes
18 mph

The 2017 Charger 2.1 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2017 Charger 2.1 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

Geometry

Oh snap! This frame was drawn from the actual bike geometry measurements. Roll over the table below to highlight frame dimensions.

  • $699 MSRP
  • Hardtail suspension
  • 50mm front travel
  • Aluminum frame
  • 1 × 8 drivetrain
  • Shimano Altus
    groupset
Gearing
1 × 8 — 8 speed
2017 Norco Charger 2.1
15 mph
Similar Bikes
18 mph

The 2017 Charger 2.1 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2017 Charger 2.1 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

Loading…