2019 Vitus Escarpe 27 VRX

Upper mid-range component level aluminum frame trail bike

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2019 Vitus Escarpe 27 VRX
  • MSRP $3,600
  • Suspension Full
  • Front Travel 150mm
  • Rear Travel 140mm
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork 
    Fox Factory Float 36
  • Wheels 27.5″ Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 1 × 11
  • Groupset 
    Shimano XT
Gearing

1 × 11 — 11 speed

2019 Vitus Escarpe 27 VRX
24 mph
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The 2019 Escarpe 27 VRX is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2019 Escarpe 27 VRX 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 589598608608
Reach 435453470495
Stack/Reach Ratio1.351.321.291.23
Top Tube Length 600620640665
Seat Tube Length 382433483523
Seat Tube Angle74.574.574.574.5
Head Tube Length 110120130130
Head Tube Angle66.066.066.066.0
BB Drop 20202020
BB Height 335335335335
Front Center 732753775800
Chainstay Length 435435435435
Wheelbase 1,1661,1881,2091,234
Rake 39393939
🐐 Measurements listed in millimeters and degrees
Build
FrameAluminum
ForkFOX 36 FIT Grip2 Factory, Boost axle, 44mm offset
Rear ShockFOX DPX2 Factory, EVOL, 3-position adjustment, 185mm x 50mm, trunnion mount with sealed upper bearing
Bottom BracketShimano, 73mm BSA threaded
HeadsetNukeproof
StemNukeproof Horizon, 50mm length
HandlebarNukeproof Horizon, 31.8mm clamp, 25mm rise, 780mm width (S, M), 800mm width (L, XL)
SaddleNukeproof Horizon SL
SeatpostBrand X Ascend dropperTravel: 100mm (S), 120mm (M), 150mm (L, XL)
Pedals
Components
Front Derailleur
Rear DerailleurShimano XT M8000, 11-speed
ShiftersShimano XT M8000, 11-speed
CrankShimano XT M8000, 170mm length
CassetteShimano SLX M7000 11-46 tooth, 11-speed
ChainKMC X11 EPT, 11-speed
Chain GuideMRP upper guide
BrakesSRAM Guide RE, 200mm front rotor, 180mm rear rotor
Brake LeversSRAM Guide RE
Wheels
RimsDT Swiss, M1700 30
SpokesDT Swiss
Front HubDT Swiss Spline, 110x15mm Boost front, 148x12mm Boost rear
Rear HubDT Swiss Spline, 110x15mm Boost front, 148x12mm Boost rear
TiresFront: Maxxis Minion DHF, 3C MaxxTerra, EXO, TR, 27.5" x 2.6"Rear: Maxxis Rekon, DoubleDown, TR, 27.5" x 2.6"
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