ARC8 Extra Air LAUNCH EDITION Review

ARC8 Extra Air LAUNCH EDITION Review

ARC8 Extra Air LAUNCH EDITION Review

Price: 8999 €
category: Enduro
Frame Material: Carbon
Weight: 12,8 kg
Wheel Size: 29"
Travel Front: 160 mm
Travel Rear: 160 mm
Model Year: 2024
  • top bike in this price range
  • rides excellent in the downhill
  • 5 years warranty
  • very light: 12,8 kg
  • fun to ride in
    easy terrain Extreme Terrain
    seating position
    upright efficient
    handling
    playful easy calm
    Framesize runs
    small big

    OVERALL BIKE CHECK

    The most importanten ratings of the Extra Air LAUNCH EDITION in comparison to the competitor bikes of following categorie: (Enduro above 8000 €) .

    VALUE for MONEY CHECK

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    Summary

    Expirience with the ARC8 Extra Air LAUNCH EDITION

    ARC8 Extra Air LAUNCH EDITION Review The Swiss bike Extra Air LAUNCH EDITION sets itself apart from the competition with a shock that glides on rails. 12,8 kg is great value for the total weight of a Enduro. On all kinds of trails, the Extra Air LAUNCH EDITION therefore rides significantly lighter-footed than its competitors. If you ride super fast on tricky singletrails, you will love the calm handling of the ARC8 Fully. The seating position is sporty. For trail lovers, one point dominates: the ARC8 Extra Air LAUNCH EDITION scores in the decent with an extremely good geometry, a high-quality suspension and grippy tires. With 5 years warranty, nothing stands in the way of a long-term relationship. Check the size chart exactly before buying: the ARC8 Extra Air LAUNCH EDITION sizing runs big.

    technical Details

    Je steiler der Winkel des Sitzrohrs ist, desto effizienter können Sie in die Pedale treten.

    SIZE XXS XS S M L XL XXL
    Sizing of Manufacturer
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    -
    S
    M
    L
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    -
    Wheelsize
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    -
    29
    29
    29
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    -
    Stack
    -
    -
    627
    641
    659
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    -
    Reach
    -
    -
    446
    476
    506
    -
    -
    Top Tube Length
    -
    -
    574
    606
    640
    -
    -
    Seat Tube Length
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    -
    380
    400
    440
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    -
    Seat Tube Angle
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    -
    78,5
    78,5
    78,5
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    -
    Head Tube Length
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    -
    100
    115
    135
    -
    -
    Head Tube Angle
    -
    -
    63,5
    63,5
    63,5
    -
    -
    Bottom Bracket Drop
    -
    -
    42
    42
    42
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    -
    Bottom Bracket Height (absolut)
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    Chainstay Length
    -
    -
    442
    445
    448
    -
    -
    Wheelbase
    -
    -
    1233
    1273
    1314
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    -
    Standover Height
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    • Frame ARC8 Extra Air, full carbon
    • Frame Material Carbon
    • Fork Fox 36 Float Factory; Grip2; 160mm
    • Spring Unit air
    • Remote-Lockout no
    • Damper Fox Float X Factory; 160mm
    • Gearrange 510%
    • Drivetrain 1x12
    • Gear Lever Shimano XTR SLM9100
    • Rear Derailleur Shimano XTR RDM9100
    • Crank Shimano XTR; FCM9125; 32T; 165mm; 55mm
    • Cassette Shimano XTR CSM9101; 10-51T
    • Chain Shimano XTR CNM9100
    • Brake Set Shimano XTR 9120 4-Piston
    • Brake Rotors 203/203
    • Wheel Set DT Swiss XMC 1501 Spline; 29"
    • Tires Front Maxxis DHF; Exo Maxx Terra; 29x2.5WT
    • Tires Rear Maxxis Dissector; Exo+ Maxx Terra; 29x2.4WT
    • Saddle Ergon SMC10
    • Seat Post Fox Transfer Factory; 31,6; 150mm / 175mm / 200mm
    • Stem Faserwerk Baslerstab 35mm / 50mm
    • Handle Bar Faserwerk Baslerstab, 800 mm, carbon
    • Handle Bar Width 800
    • Head Set Acros 320.02.527H-OD46

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