2018 Norco Fluid FS1 27.5

2018 Norco Fluid FS1 27.5
MSRPUS$ 1,999
Wheel Size27.5″
FrameAluminum
SuspensionFull
Front Travel130mm
Rear Travel120mm
Gearing1 × 11
Drivetrain
Shimano SLX
Brand
Norco

Norco’s 2018 Fluid FS1 27.5 is a mid-range component level aluminum frame crosscountry bike.

Build
FrameAluminum
ForkRockShox Recon RL Silver Solo Air
Rear ShockRockShox Monarch RL HVI
Bottom BracketSamox, external, 73mm threaded
HeadsetFSA #57B, zero-stack
StemNorco Alloy
HandlebarNorco 6061, 760mm width, 25mm rise
SaddleWTB Volt
SeatpostJD Trans X stealth post, remote lever, S - 80mm travel, M - 100mm, L/XL - 125mm travel
PedalsVP aluminum MTB flat pedal
GripsNorco Gator grip
Components
Front Derailleur
Rear DerailleurShimano SLX M7000 shadow plus, 11-speed
ShiftersShimano SLX M7000, 11-speed, I-Spec
CrankSamox, boost spacing
CassetteSunrace CSMS8, 11-46 tooth, 11-speed
ChainKMC X11-1, 11-speed
Chain Guide
BrakesShimano Alivio M-365, 180mm front / 160mm rear rotors
Brake LeversShimano Alivio M-365
Wheels
RimsWTB I29, 29mm inner width, tubeless ready
SpokesStainless steel black
Front HubJoytech, 15mm x 110mm, 10mm x 135mm quick release
Rear HubJoytech, 15mm x 110mm, 10mm x 135mm quick release
TiresMaxxis Forecaster 27.5" x 2.35" EXO folding bead, dual compound, tubeless ready
Gearing
1 × 1111 speed
2018 Norco Fluid FS1 27.5
22 mph
Category Average Virtual Bike
26 mph

The 2018 Fluid FS1 27.5 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2018 Fluid FS1 27.5 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.

Size
BB Drop 232339
Chainstay Length 425425430
Seat Tube Angle74.574.572.7
Seat Tube Length 380405440
Stack 570577611
Reach 392412425
Head Tube Angle68.568.567.5
Head Tube Length 100107100
Wheelbase 1,0791,1011,142
Top Tube Length 550572615
BB Height 332332316
Standover Height 749735773
🐐 Measurements listed in millimeters and degrees
Replacement Parts
MSRPUS$ 1,999
Wheel Size27.5″
FrameAluminum
SuspensionFull
Front Travel130mm
Rear Travel120mm
Gearing1 × 11
Drivetrain
Shimano SLX
Brand
Norco
Gearing
1 × 1111 speed
2018 Norco Fluid FS1 27.5
22 mph
Category Average Virtual Bike
26 mph

The 2018 Fluid FS1 27.5 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2018 Fluid FS1 27.5 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

Replacement Parts
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