2020 Rocky Mountain Instinct Carbon 90

Ultra high-end component level carbon frame trail bike

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2020 Rocky Mountain Instinct Carbon 90
  • MSRP $7,299
  • Suspension Full
  • Front Travel 140mm
  • Rear Travel 140mm
  • Frame Carbon
  • Fork 
    Fox Factory Float 36
  • Wheels 29″ Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 1 × 12
  • Groupset 
    Shimano XTR
  • Seatpost Dropper post
Gearing

1 × 12 — 12 speed

2020 Rocky Mountain Instinct Carbon 90
28 mph
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26 mph

The 2020 Instinct Carbon 90 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the 2020 Instinct Carbon 90 while riding downhill or sprinting.

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Geometry
Build
FrameSMOOTHWALL™ Carbon. Full Sealed Cartridge Bearings. Press Fit BB. Internal Cable Routing. RIDE-9™ Adjustable Geometry + Suspension Rate
ForkFox 36 Float EVOL FIT4 Factory Series 140mm 44mm Offset
Rear ShockFox Float DPS EVOL Factory
Bottom BracketRace Face BB92 30mm
HeadsetFSA Orbit NO.57E
StemRocky Mountain 35 CNC
HandlebarRace Face Next R 780mm
SaddleWTB Volt Race 142
SeatpostRace Face Turbine R (by Fox) Dropper 30.9mm
GripsRocky Mountain Lock On XC
Components
Rear DerailleurShimano XTR
ShiftersShimano XTR
CrankRace Face Next R Cinch 32T
CassetteShimano XTR 12s 10-51T
ChainShimano XTR 12s
BrakesShimano XTR Trail 4 Piston / Shimano RT86 180mm / Shimano RT86 180mm
Brake LeversShimano XTR Trail 4 Piston
Wheels
RimsRace Face ARC 30
SpokesDT Swiss Competition 2.0/1.8/2.0
Front HubRocky Mountain Sealed Boost 15mm
Rear HubDT Swiss 350 Boost 148mm
TiresMaxxis Minion DHR II WT Maxx Terra 3C Tubeless Ready 29 x 2.4 / Maxxis Minion DHR II WT Maxx Terra 3C Tubeless Ready 29 x 2.4
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