Is the Scott Genius a downhill bike?

The SCOTT Genius 950 is unstoppable on the climbs compared with the other bikes in the test field. Thanks to its TwinLoc system it sprints up hills like an XC bike! In terms of downhill performance, the bike has some tuning potential – we’ll tell you where.

How much does a Scott Genius weigh?

The result is a lightweight trail bike (the frame weighs 2,249 g including shock and hardware), which has the brand’s well-known TWIN LOC technology with its three positions, meaning it’s a stellar climber and a ripping descender in one. High-end and lightweight: the SCOTT Genius 700 Ultimate weighs just 11.7 kg.

How much does a Scott Genius weight?

All have progressive geometry, all come loaded with proprietary tech, and all push the limits of weight saving. It should come as no surprise then, that, at 13.29kg, the 150mm travel Scott Genius 920 is the lightest bike in test, almost 2kg lighter than the Nukeproof Reactor 290c Elite.

Is the Scott genius 27.5 wheel a trail wheel?

As one of the first brands to publicly announce the exclusion of 26” wheel options from their trail and cross-country line ups, Scott has indicated just how much they believe in the larger 27.5″ and 29″ wheel formats.

What’s the weight of the Scott genius Lt?

Their popular big travel trail bike, the Genius LT, is the longest travel 27.5″ option from Scott and its redesigned platform is claimed to make it a quiver-killing bike that can do it all. But with its 170mm of travel and a 28 pound weight, how does this bike perform as a versatile go-to bike?

What makes the Scott all new genius genius?

Our all new Genius was developed as a system with this concept in mind. A SCOTT-exclusive TwinLoc Suspension System allowed us to create a bike that climbs effortlessly and efficiently, yet slays on the way down. With TwinLoc, a rider can effectively control the complete frame, fork, and shock as a system. Why does this matter?

Is the Scott genius 740 a trail bike?

The 6061 alloy frame is offered in 150mm travel and mid level component spec. This is THE ultimate Trail bike. The ability to quickly change travel lengths while riding is very usefull. Everything suits both beginner trail riders and more experienced ones.