Built on a new lightweight ALUXX aluminium frame that features classic hardtail design plus the balanced riding characteristics of either larger diameter 29-inch or 27.5-inch wheels Talon is a great choice for XC or light trail terrain. The frame geometry is specifically designed to adapt to its respective wheel size and either an 80mm or 100mm suspension fork depending on frame size. It’s a confident ride that’s perfect for ambitious riders who want to take their off-road skills to the next level. KEY PERFORMANCE FACTORS Proven alloy performance ALUXX aluminium frameset is hand-built in-house by the world leader in aluminium engineering. Balance and stability Frame geometry is designed to optimize the balance and roll-over capabilities of 29-inch wheels or the liveliness of 27.5-inch wheels depending on frame size. XC control Suspension fork offers either 80mm or 100mm of smooth travel for added XC control. Sizes 27.5: XS S M L 29: S M L XL XXL Colours Red Clay Concrete Frame ALUXX-Grade Aluminum disc Fork SR Suntour XCT30 HLO 29 or 27.5 coil spring 100mm or 80mm QR alloy steerer lockout Shock N/A Handlebar Giant Connect Trail 780×31.8 Stem Giant Sport 7-degree Seatpost Giant Sport 30.9 Saddle Giant custom Pedals MTB caged Shifters Shimano SL-M315 Front Derailleur Shimano FD-M315 Rear Derailleur Shimano Acera Brakes Tektro TKD 143 hydraulic Brake Levers Tektro TKD 143 hydraulic Cassette Shimano CS-HG200 12×32 Chain KMC 8.3 Crankset ProWheel forged 22/36 Bottom Bracket cartridge Rims Giant GX03V 29 or 27.5 alloy double wall 21mm inner width Hubs [F]Giant Tracker Giant Sport QR loose ball [R] Giant Tracker Giant Sport QR loose ball Spokes stainless 14g Tyres Maxxis Rekon 27.5 or 29×2.4 wire bead Weight The most accurate way to determine any bike’s weight is to have your local dealer weigh it for you. Many brands strive to list the lowest possible weight but in reality weight can vary based on size finish hardware and accessories. All our bikes are designed for best-in-class weight and ride quality.