2018 Vitus Sommet VR

2018 Vitus Sommet VR
MSRPUS$ 2,150
Wheel Size27.5″
FrameAluminum
SuspensionFull
Front Travel170mm
Rear Travel160mm
Gearing1 × 11
Drivetrain
Shimano SLX
Brand
Vitus

Vitus’s 2018 Sommet VR is a mid-range component level aluminum frame crosscountry bike.

Build
Frame6061-T6 Alloy, 160mm Suspension travel, 6061-T6 Alloy, BOOST
ForkRockShox Yari RC Solo Air, 110mm boost spacing
Rear ShockRockShox Super Deluxe R
Bottom BracketShimano, BB52 Hollowtech II (BSA), 73mm
HeadsetFSA, 1 1/8
StemNukeproof Neutron, 31.8mm, 35mm length
HandlebarNukeproof Horizon alloy, 25mm rise, S/M-780mm, L/XL-800mm
SaddleNukeproof Neutron
SeatpostBrand-X Ascend Stealth Dropper, 31.6mm, S-120mm travel, M/L/XL-150mm travel
Pedals
Components
Front Derailleur
Rear DerailleurShimano SLX, 11 speed gs cage
ShiftersShimano SLX, 1x11
CrankShimano SLX, 170mm, 32t
CassetteShimano SLX, 11 speed 11-46t
ChainKMC X11-1, 11 speed
Chain GuideMRP
BrakesShimano SLX, 203mm
Brake LeversShimano SLX
Wheels
RimsRACEFACE, AR30, 27.5
SpokesDouble butted
Front HubNovatec, 15x110mm, 32h, 6 bolt
Rear HubNovatec, 12x148mm, 32h, 6 bolt
TiresMaxxis High roller II 2.4 3C/EXO/TR (FR) Minion DHR 2.3 3C/TR/DD (RR), Maxx Terra compound
Gearing
1 × 1111 speed
2018 Vitus Sommet VR
24 mph
Category Average Virtual Bike
26 mph

The 2018 Sommet VR is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2018 Sommet VR 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
BB Drop 10101010
Chainstay Length 435435435435
Seat Tube Angle75.075.075.075.0
Seat Tube Length 382433483523
Stack 592601611611
Reach 435453470495
Head Tube Angle65.065.065.065.0
Head Tube Length 110120130130
Wheelbase 1,1831,2051,2261,251
Top Tube Length 595616637662
BB Height 345345345345
Front Center 748770791816
🐐 Measurements listed in millimeters and degrees
Replacement Parts
MSRPUS$ 2,150
Wheel Size27.5″
FrameAluminum
SuspensionFull
Front Travel170mm
Rear Travel160mm
Gearing1 × 11
Drivetrain
Shimano SLX
Brand
Vitus
Gearing
1 × 1111 speed
2018 Vitus Sommet VR
24 mph
Category Average Virtual Bike
26 mph

The 2018 Sommet VR is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2018 Sommet VR won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

Replacement Parts
Loading…