2018 Salsa Marrakesh Deore Drop Bar

Upper mid-range component level steel frame touring bike

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2018 Salsa Marrakesh Deore Drop Bar
  • MSRP $1,499
  • Frame Steel
  • Fork Steel
  • Wheels 700c Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 3 × 9
  • Groupset 
    Shimano Deore
  • Brakes Mechanical Disc
Gearing

3 × 9 — 27 speed

2018 Salsa Marrakesh Deore Drop Bar
34 mph
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36 mph

The 2018 Marrakesh Deore Drop Bar is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2018 Marrakesh Deore Drop Bar won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

Estimated Spec Level
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Geometry
Build
FrameMarrakesh Cobra Kai CroMoly
ForkMarrakesh CroMoly
Rear ShockN/A
Bottom Bracket68mm BSA, threaded
HeadsetCane Creek 5 Series
StemSalsa Guide
HandlebarSalsa Cowchipper
SaddleBrooks B17 Medium
SeatpostPromax 27.2 x 350mm
GripsSalsa Gel Bar Tape
Components
Front DerailleurShimano Deore
Rear DerailleurShimano Deore Shadow, SGS
ShiftersShimano 3x9 bar-end
CrankShimano Deore, 48/36/26t
CassetteShimano Alivio HG300, 11-34t
ChainKMC X9
BrakesHayes CX Expert, 160mm
Disk Rotors51mm I.S. mount, (160–180mm)
Wheels
RimsDeore QR 36h, WTB ST i19 tubeless-ready rim, 2.0 spokes, brass nipples
TiresMaxxis Roamer 700 x 42mm, 60 tpi, Kevlar Inside
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2018 Salsa Marrakesh Deore Drop Bar