GT Avalanche Sport Hardtail BikeThe Avalanche Sport model is ideal for rocketing down the mountainside and blasting your way from trail to trail with pace, agility and control. It features GT’s high-quality 6061-T6 alloy with their triple triangle frame design for the ultimate in trail riding performance. Plus, this aggressive hardtail mountain bike is equipped with SR Suntour suspension, a Shimano 2×9-Speed drivetrain and Tektro disc brakes. SR Suntour XCT Suspension and Shimano Alivio DrivetrainDesigned to absorb every bump and knock on the trail, this bike is equipped with an SR Suntour XCT-DS fork with 100mm of travel for a smooth, stable and controlled riding experience. Also, its Shimano Alivio drivetrain and Tektro mechanical disc brakes provide you with 18-gears for riding anywhere in the mountains and reliable braking power to get you down the fastest routes with confidence and control. Finally, this GT Avalanche Sport Hardtail Bike rolls upon WTB SX19 rims wrapped in WTB Ranger Comp tyres for a fast, high-grip and ultra-dependable performance no matter how demanding the conditions. Features: Frame: GT 6061 T6 Aluminum 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: SR Suntour XCT-DS, 100mm, Hydraulic Lockout and Preload adjust, Coil Headset: Semi-integrated, Sealed Cartridge, Tapered Stem: GT All Terra, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 8-deg Handlebar: GT All Terra Alloy Riser, 25mm Rise, 8-deg Sweep, 6-deg Rise, 720mm Width Grips: GT Statement Shifters: Shimano Altus, 9-speed Brakes: Tektro M275 Hydro Disc, 160/160mm Rotors Crankset: Shimano MT101, 36/22T Bottom Bracket: Cartridge, Square Taper Chain: KMC Z9, 9-Speed Cassette: Sunrace, 11-36, 9-Speed Front Derailleur: Shimano Altus Rear Derailleur: Shimano Alivio, 9-Speed Tyres: WTB Ranger Comp, 27.5/29 x 2.25″, DNA Compound Rims: WTB SX19, 32h Front Hub: Alloy Disc, QR Rear Hub: Alloy Disc, QR Saddle: GT MTB 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.