2018 Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt Carbon 90 BC Edition

2018 Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt Carbon 90 BC Edition
Summary
MSRP$5,999
Wheel Size27.5
FrameCarbon
SuspensionFull
Front Travel140mm
Rear Travel140mm
Gearing1 × 12
Drivetrain
Sram Gx
Brand
Rocky Mountain
Description

Rocky Mountain’s 2018 Thunderbolt Carbon 90 BC Edition is a modest component level carbon frame mountain bike.

Fast as lightning! The Thunderbolt is our vision of a perfect XC trail bike.

Rocky Mountain
Build
FrameSMOOTHWALL™ Carbon. Full Sealed Cartridge Bearings. Press Fit BB. Internal Cable Routing. 2-Bolt ISCG05 Tabs. RIDE-9™ Adjustable Geometry + Suspension Rate / SMOOTHWALL™ rear triangle
ForkFox 36 Float Performance Elite 140mm
Rear ShockFOX Float DPS EVOL Performance Elite
Bottom BracketSram GXP BB92
HeadsetFSA Orbit NO.57E
StemRocky Mountain 35 CNC
HandlebarRace Face Turbine R 780mm
SaddleWTB Silverado Race
SeatpostFox Transfer Performance Elite 30.9mm
Pedals
GripsRocky Mountain Lock On XC
Components
Front Derailleur
Rear DerailleurSram GX Eagle
ShiftersSram GX Eagle
CrankSRAM Stylo 7k Eagle
CassetteSram XG-1275 10-50T
ChainSram GX Eagle
Chain Guide
BrakesSram Guide RS
Brake LeversSRAM Guide RS
Wheels
RimsStans Arch MK3 Tubeless Ready - Tape / Valves Incl
SpokesWTB 1.8-1.6
Front HubRocky Mountain Sealed Boost 15mm
Rear HubDT Swiss 350 Boost 148mm
TiresMaxxis Minion DHF Maxx Terra 3C Tubeless Ready 27.5 x 2.3 / Maxxis Minion DHR II Maxx Terra 3C Tubeless Ready 27.5 x 2.3
Gearing
1 × 1212 speed
2018 Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt Carbon 90 BC Edition
Category Average Virtual Bike

The 2018 Thunderbolt Carbon 90 BC Edition is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the 2018 Thunderbolt Carbon 90 BC Edition 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
Stack583mm593mm602mm611mm626mm
Reach380mm408mm430mm453mm479mm
Top Tube Length548mm578mm603mm628mm658mm
Seat Tube Angle73.9°73.9°73.9°73.9°73.9°
Seat Tube Length356mm394mm432mm471mm509mm
Head Tube Angle65.9°65.9°65.9°65.9°65.9°
Head Tube Length100mm110mm120mm130mm145mm
Chainstay Length426mm426mm426mm426mm426mm
BB Drop24mm24mm24mm24mm24mm
Wheelbase1104mm1136mm1162mm1189mm1221mm
Standover Height799mm799mm799mm799mm799mm
Replacement Parts
Summary
MSRP$5,999
Wheel Size27.5
FrameCarbon
SuspensionFull
Front Travel140mm
Rear Travel140mm
Gearing1 × 12
Drivetrain
Sram Gx
Brand
Rocky Mountain
Gearing
1 × 1212 speed
2018 Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt Carbon 90 BC Edition
Category Average Virtual Bike

The 2018 Thunderbolt Carbon 90 BC Edition is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the 2018 Thunderbolt Carbon 90 BC Edition while riding downhill or sprinting.

Replacement Parts
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