£1349.99 – Nukeproof Scout 290 Race 29er Mountain Bike 2019 – Hardtail MTB



The Scout takes you back to minimal fuss, raw mountain biking. Whether its embracing your spirit of adventure or attacking the trail, the Scout 290 Race is designed as a do it all hardtail. Its low bottom bracket, slack head angle and stiff frame allow you to explore endless singletrack, rail berms or session the pump track. Whichever wheel size you choose, Nukeproof guarantee you will enjoy every second of your ride, so get out and explore nature’s playground.The Scout 290 Race is robust and versatile enough to provide comfort for longer XC rides, while allowing excellent handling at top speed. A low bottom bracket, slack head angle and stiff frame allow you to tackle anything that you come across.Chassis UpdatesUpdated with longer geometry to accommodate even the tallest of riders, Nukeproof’s engineers took the opportunity to soften the ride with a profile seat stay assembly offering more compliance without compromising the torsional stiffness of the frame under pedalling.Paired with the new ‘Boost 148’ rear axle spacing, helping build a stronger, stiffer wheel, the acceleration of the new Scout 290 Race has been notably improved as well as allowing additional tyre clearance for up to 2.5” tyres on 29” wheels. (Note: Can be fitted with up to 2.8” tyres on 27.5+” wheels).Key Features:• Frame: Nukeproof Scout 290, custom triple butted hydro-formed Alloy, internal cable routing for dropper seat posts, threaded bottom bracket, Boost 148mm rear axle spacing• Fork: RockShox Sektor RL 130mm, 51mm Offset, Debonair, Diffusion Black• Front Wheel: Nukeproof Neutron 29″, 15x110mm• Rear Wheel: Nukeproof Neutron 29″, Shimano, 148x12mm• Tyres: Maxxis Forekaster 29″ x 2.35• Crankset: Raceface Aeffect 11-Speed, 170mm, 30T, B148• Drivetrain: Shimano SLX M7000 11-Speed• Brakes: Shimano MT500, Resin Pads• Front Rotor: Shimano RT56, 180mm• Rear Rotor: Shimano RT56, 180mm• Handlebars: Nukeproof Neutron 800mm, 25mm• Stem: Nukeproof Neutron AM, 45mm, black• Saddle: Nukeproof Horizon SL, Black• Seatpost: Brand X Ascend internal, S:120mm drop; M/L/XL:150mm drop• Headset: Nukeproof Warhead, 44-56 IITS• Grips: Nukeproof Sam Hill Signature

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