Turn up the heat on XC terrain. Hammer up climbs, rail through corners, feel total control on every descent.

At the core of this World Cup proven XC bike is a featherweight composite frameset designed to handle the specific geometry demands of 27.5-inch wheels. An elite mix of weight, comfort and performance handling are built into each frame, offering the advanced off-roader the opportunity to pilot a bona-fide 27.5 hardtail.

Part Specifications
Frame Advanced-grade Composite
Fork Rock Shox 30 Gold TK Solo Air, 100mm Travel, Alloy Stanchion, QR, Tapere
Handlebar Giant Connect XC, 19mm rise, 690 x 31.8mm
Stem Giant Connect, 8 degree rise
Seatpost Giant Connect, 27.2x400mm
Saddle Giant Contact, Forward
Shifters Shimano Deore, 2×10 Speed
Front Derailleur Shimano new Deore
Rear Derailleur Shimano SLX (Shadow+)
Brakes Shimano M395 [F] 160 [R] 160
Brake Levers Shimano M396
Cassette Shimano HG50 11-36, 10 Speed
Chain KMC X10-Speed
Crankset Shimano Deore 22/36T
Bottom Bracket Shimano Press Fit
Rims Giant S-XC2 27.5" wheelset
Hubs Giant Tracker Sport [F] QR, [R] 135mm QR
Spokes Stainless 14G
Tires Schwalbe Racing Ralph 27.5×2.1", wire bead Performance