GT Avalanche Expert Hardtail BikeEngineered to push every off-road riding experience to the next level, the GT Avalanche Expert features an outstanding high-quality construction and is armed with superb componentry to match. With its aluminium Triple Triangle frame design, RockShox Recon suspension and a SRAM SX Eagle 12-Speed drivetrain, this bike provides pace, agility, reliability and control to tackle any challenge on the mountainside.RockShox Recon Suspension and SRAM SX Eagle DrivetrainEquipped with a RockShox Recon suspension fork, this dependable ride ensures you have great confidence in your control as you rocket from trail to trail. Plus, it’s fitted with a 12-Speed SRAM SX Eagle drivetrain that provides a wide 11-50T gear ratio for fast acceleration, smooth shifting and impressive hill climbing ability from a market leading 1×12-Speed gearset design. Shimano MT400 Hydraulic Disc BrakesGiving you confidence to ride faster anywhere in the mountain range, this exceptional GT Avalanche Expert Hardtail Bike is equipped with Shimano MT400 hydraulic disc brakes. This braking system provides you with the confidence to ride fast into corners, brake later when coming into technical sections and ensures phenomenal all-weather braking performance. Finally, this superb hardtail rolls upon WTB ST i25 wheels wrapped in Vittoria Barzo tyres for the perfect balance of speed, grip and reliability. Features: Frame: GT 6061 T6 Aluminium Frame, Triple Triangle w/ Floating Seat Stays, Internal Cable Routing, Dropper Post Routing, Boost 141 Forged Drop-outs w/ Disc Brake Mounts, Zero Stack Tapered 1 1/8″- 1.5″ Head Tube, 27.5/29″ Wheels Fork: RockShox Recon RL, 120mm, 15×100, Remote Lockout, Maxle Lite, 42mm Offset Headset: Semi-integrated, Sealed Cartridge, Tapered Stem: GT All Terra 3D Forged Alloy, 31.8, 7-deg, 80mm Handlebar: GT All Terra Alloy Riser, Double-Butted, 15mm Rise, 9-deg Sweep, 5-deg Rise, 740mm Width Grips: GT Statement Shifters: SRAM SX Eagle, 12-Speed Brakes: Shimano MT400 Hydro Disc, 160/160mm RT10 Rotors Crankset: SRAM SX Eagle Power Spline, 32T Bottom Bracket: Truvativ Power Spline Chain: SRAM SX Eagle, 12-Speed Cassette: SRAM Eagle 11-50T, 12-Speed Front Derailleur: N/A Rear Derailleur: SRAM SX Eagle, 12-Speed Tyres: Vittoria Barzo, 27.5/29 x 2.25″, Wire Bead Rims: WTB ST i25 TCS 2.0, 32h, Tubeless Ready Front Hub: Shimano MT400, 15×100 Rear Hub: Shimano MT200, QR Saddle: WTB Silverado Sport Seatpost: GT All-Terra Micro Adjust Alloy Seat Post, 30.9mm Easy AssemblyWhen you order a bike, one of our trained mechanics will carefully prepare and pack your bike for shipping. Upon delivery, the assembly is simple and all necessary tools are conveniently included in the box.Depending on the delivery service and destination, bikes will either be delivered in a large or a small box. Below is a guide as to how your bike will arrive: All bikes for delivery within the UK and Republic of Ireland will be delivered in a large box, except for kids’ bikes and BMX bikes, which are always delivered in manufacturer’s boxes. All bikes for delivery within the EU on a standard service will be delivered in a large box. If an express delivery option is chosen, your bike will be packed into a small box. Again, the exception is kids’ bikes and BMX bikes, which are always delivered in manufacturer’s boxes. All bikes for worldwide delivery outside the EU will be delivered in small boxes.This video demonstrates assembly from a SMALL BOX.This video demonstrates assembly from a LARGE BOX.Buy GT Bikes from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.