Radon SLIDE TRAIL 8.0 Review

Radon SLIDE TRAIL 8.0 Review

Radon SLIDE TRAIL 8.0 Review

Price: 3299 €
category: All Mountain
Frame Material: Carbon / Alu
Weight: 14,2 kg
Wheel Size: 29"
Travel Front: 150 mm
Travel Rear: 150 mm
Model Year: 2023 (carry over model from 2022)
  • striking design
  • coherent overall package
  • quality frame
  • better shifting than the direct competition
  • 6 years warranty
  • light: 14,2 kg
  • competitors ride better in the downhills
  • 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 SLIDE TRAIL 8.0 in comparison to the competitor bikes of following categorie: (All Mountain up to 4500 €) .

    VALUE for MONEY CHECK

    If you are keen on value for money, this is your chart. It shows you at a glance how many bike you get for 3299 €.

    Summary

    Expirience with the Radon SLIDE TRAIL 8.0

    Radon SLIDE TRAIL 8.0 Review A striking, independent look does not always have to be expensive. Radon proves this impressively with its All Mountain. The scales remain light for this model, which is, according to Radon, at 14,2 kg. Thus, the All Mountain of Radon is one of the lighter All Mountain that you get for 3299 Euro . You have no idea if you prefer high speed stability or playful handling? Then you can´t go wrong with the Radon SLIDE TRAIL 8.0. It´s handling is pleasantly balanced. If you are already a little older, your back will love the comfortabel seating position of the SLIDE TRAIL 8.0. If you love flying down steep, rocky and loamy trails, the SLIDE TRAIL 8.0 doesn't really suit you. Other manufacturers build All Mountain in the same price range that are more focused on descends. With the shifting components, Radon fulfills not only the current standard, but even puts the icing on the cake with its extremely high-quality components. A nice warranty promises sustainability. With 6 years warranty Radon sets the bar high!

    technical Details

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

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    Wheelsize
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    65,6
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    25
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    Bottom Bracket Height (absolut)
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    347,6
    361,5
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    Wheelbase
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    • Frame SLIDE TRAIL 29, Material: Carbon mainframe, alloy rear triangle, Max. width tire: 2.4", Flip Chip for geometry adjusting, Hanger: #10240
    • Frame Material Carbon / Alu
    • Fork RockShox Pike Select+, Charger 2.1 RC, DebonAir, Boost
    • Spring Unit air
    • Remote-Lockout no
    • Damper RockShox Deluxe Select+, DebonAir
    • Gearrange 455%
    • Drivetrain 1x12
    • Rear Derailleur SRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed
    • Crank SRAM X1 1000 Eagle, DUB, 30T, Boost, 170mm
    • Cassette SRAM NX Eagle PG-1230, 11-50
    • Chain SRAM SX Eagle
    • Brake Set Magura MT5
    • Brake Rotors 203/180
    • Wheel Set SUNringlé Düroc 35 Expert, 31mm, 110/148mm
    • Front Hub SUNringlé Düroc 35 Expert, 31mm, 110/148mm
    • Tires Front Maxxis Minion DHF 3C, Maxxterra, EXO, TR, 29" x 2.5" WT
    • Tires Rear Maxxis Minion DHR II 3C, Maxxterra, EXO, TR, 29" x 2.4" WT
    • Saddle SDG Radar
    • Seat Post RADON Dropper, 31.6mm
    • Stem Race Face Æffect R, Ø35mm
    • Handle Bar Race Face Æffect, 35 x 760mm, 20mm rise
    • Handle Bar Width 760
    • Head Set Acros AzX, ZS44/ZS56

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