2019 Santa Cruz Hightower S / Carbon C / 29

High-end component level carbon frame trail bike

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2019 Santa Cruz Hightower S / Carbon C / 29
  • MSRP $4,899
  • Suspension Full
  • Front Travel 140mm
  • Rear Travel 135mm
  • Frame Carbon
  • Fork 
    Fox Performance Float 36
  • Wheels 29″ Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 1 × 12
  • Groupset 
    SRAM GX Eagle
  • Brakes Hydraulic Disc
  • Seatpost Dropper post
Gearing

1 × 12 — 12 speed

2019 Santa Cruz Hightower S / Carbon C / 29
28 mph
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The 2019 Hightower S / Carbon C / 29 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the 2019 Hightower S / Carbon C / 29 while riding downhill or sprinting.

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Geometry
Build
FrameHightower S / Carbon C / 29
ForkFOX 36 Float Performance, 140mm, 29"
Rear ShockFOX Float Performance DPS
HeadsetCane Creek 40 IS Integrated Headset
StemRace Face Aeffect R 50mm
HandlebarRace Face Aeffect R
SaddleWTB Silverado Pro
SeatpostRockShox Reverb Stealth 31.6
GripsSanta Cruz Palmdale Grips
Components
Rear DerailleurSRAM GX Eagle
ShiftersSRAM GX Eagle
CrankSRAM Stylo 7k 148 DUB, 32t - 170mm (XS-S), 175mm (M-XL)
CassetteSRAM XG1275 Eagle 10-50T
ChainSRAM GX Eagle 12 SPD
BrakesSRAM Guide R
Disk RotorsAvid Centerline 180mm
Wheels
RimsRace Face AR Offset 27 29" Rims
SpokesDT Competition (32)
Front HubDT 370 15x110 32H (28H w/Reserve upgrade)
Rear HubDT 370 12x148 32H (28H w/Reserve upgrade)
TiresMaxxis Minion 29x2.3 DHF 3c EXO TR
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