2020 Santa Cruz Hightower R / Carbon C / 29

Upper mid-range component level carbon frame trail bike

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2020 Santa Cruz Hightower R / Carbon C / 29
  • MSRP $4,299
  • Suspension Full
  • Front Travel 150mm
  • Rear Travel 140mm
  • Frame Carbon
  • Fork 
    RockShox Yari
  • Wheels 29″ Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 1 × 12
  • Groupset 
    SRAM NX Eagle
  • Seatpost Dropper post
Gearing

1 × 12 — 12 speed

2020 Santa Cruz Hightower R / Carbon C / 29
24 mph
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The 2020 Hightower R / Carbon C / 29 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2020 Hightower R / Carbon C / 29 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
Stack 601603610612619621637639660662
Reach 428425453450473470493490518515
Stack/Reach Ratio1.401.421.351.361.311.321.291.301.271.29
Top Tube Length 566567594596618619645646679680
Seat Tube Length 380380405405430430460460500500
Seat Tube Angle77.176.777.076.676.876.576.676.376.376.0
Head Tube Length 9090100100110110130130155155
Head Tube Angle65.565.265.565.265.565.265.565.265.565.2
BB Drop 29332933293329332933
BB Height 344340344340344340344340344340
Front Center 745745774774798798827827862862
Chainstay Length 433434433434433434433434433434
Wheelbase 1,1781,1791,2071,2081,2311,2321,2601,2611,3011,296
Rake 52535252525253535852
Standover Height 704699718713717713718713709704
🐐 Measurements listed in millimeters and degrees
Build
FrameHightower R / Carbon C / 29
ForkRockShox Yari RC 150mm 29"
Rear ShockFOX Float Performance DPS
Bottom BracketSRAM DUB 68/73mm Threaded BB
HeadsetCane Creek 10 IS Integrated Headset
StemRace Face Ride 50mm
SaddleWTB Silverado Race Saddle
SeatpostRace Face Aeffect 150mm
GripsSanta Cruz Palmdale Grips
Components
Rear DerailleurSRAM NX Eagle
ShiftersSRAM NX Eagle
CrankSRAM NX Eagle 148 DUB, 30t - 170mm (S), 175mm (M-XXL)
CassetteSRAM PG1230 11-50t
ChainSRAM NX Eagle
BrakesSRAM Guide R
Disk RotorsAvid Centerline 180mm
Wheels
RimsWTB ST i29 TCS 2.0 29" Rims
SpokesDT Competition (32)
Front HubSRAM MTH 716, 15x110, Torque Cap, 32h
Rear HubSRAM MTH 746, 12x148, 32h
TiresMaxxis Minion DHR2 29"x2.4" 3C EXO TR
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