Superior XP 979 Review
Superior XP 979 Review

Superior XP 979 Review

Superior XP 979 Review

Price: 3149 €
category: Racebike
Frame Material: Carbon
Wheel Size: 29"
Travel Front: 100 mm
Model Year: 2023
  • good complete bike for the price
  • strong in the uphills
  • 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 XP 979 in comparison to the competitor bikes of following categorie: (Racehardtail 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 3149 €.

    Summary

    Expirience with the Superior XP 979

    Superior XP 979 Review The Czech brand Superior builds mountain bikes for over 30 years. The XP 979 also follows the sporty character and price-performance orientation for which the Superior has always been known. You have no idea if you prefer high speed stability or playful handling? Then you can´t go wrong with the Racebike of Superior. It´s handling is pleasantly balanced. Well trained athletes are likely to really enjoy the sporty seating position. Athletes should nevertheless pay attention to this bike, because on the way to the summit, the Superior Hardtail leaves the remaining Racebikes in the dust. Check the size chart exactly before buying: the Superior XP 979 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
    -
    -
    15.5" (S)
    17.5" (M)
    19.0" (L)
    21.0" (XL)
    -
    Wheelsize
    -
    -
    29
    29
    29
    29
    -
    Stack
    -
    -
    591
    602
    611
    620
    -
    Reach
    -
    -
    425
    428
    465
    477
    -
    Top Tube Length
    -
    -
    595
    620
    640
    655
    -
    Seat Tube Length
    -
    -
    393
    431
    482
    533
    -
    Seat Tube Angle
    -
    -
    74
    74
    74
    74
    -
    Head Tube Length
    -
    -
    90
    100
    110
    120
    -
    Head Tube Angle
    -
    -
    69
    69
    69
    69
    -
    Bottom Bracket Drop
    -
    -
    55
    55
    55
    55
    -
    Bottom Bracket Height (absolut)
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    Chainstay Length
    -
    -
    432
    432
    432
    432
    -
    Wheelbase
    -
    -
    1107
    1133
    1154
    1169
    -
    Standover Height
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    • Frame Carbon MTB Mid Modulus, Advanced Race Geometry, Conical Head Tube, BB92, SH dropout, Thru Axle Boost 12x148mm, Inner cable routing
    • Frame Material Carbon
    • Fork RockShox SID SL RL R, Tapered, DebonAir, 15x110mm axle, 100mm travel
    • Spring Unit air
    • Remote-Lockout yes
    • Gearrange 510%
    • Drivetrain 1x12
    • Gear Lever SHIMANO SLX SL-M7100-IR, RAPIDFIRE Plus, 12-speed
    • Rear Derailleur SHIMANO XT RD-M8100, Shadow Plus Design
    • Crank SHIMANO XT FC-M8100, Hollowtech II, 34T
    • Cassette SHIMANO SLX CS-M7101, 12-speed, 10-51T
    • Chain SHIMANO DEORE CN-M6100
    • Brake Set SHIMANO XT M8100, hydraulic disc brake
    • Brake Rotors 180/160
    • Wheel Set DT Swiss X 1900 SPLINE®, CL, 12x148mm, SH12, Tubeless Ready
    • Tires Front Schwalbe Racing Ray Performance, TL-Ready, 29x2.25", ADDIX SpeedGrip
    • Tires Rear Schwalbe Racing Ralph Performance, TwinSkin, TL-Ready, 29x2.25", ADDIX
    • Saddle Fizi:k Terra Aidon X5, Alloy
    • Seat Post ONE CC-904A, 31,8mm, Full CNC mahined, Black
    • Stem ONE Race, Alloy, 31,8mm, -7°
    • Handle Bar ONE Race, Alloy, 5mm rise, 760mm, 31.8mm
    • Handle Bar Width 760
    • Head Set ACROS AZX-220 R4, ZS44/28.6 - ZS56/40, BlockLock 150°

    The weight of cross country bikes

    Each kilo shed costs an extra 1000 Euros: That’s a rough rule of thumb for Cross ...

    Focus Raven Review

    The Focus Raven Carbon Hardtail was once one of the fastest race hardtails in the World...

    Hot or not? The Canyon Lux Trail Review

    The new Canyon Lux Trail for 2024 stops downcountry compromises, because the full- sus ...

    Radon Jealous AL 10.0 Review

    The Radon Jealous AL 10.0 featured in this review has one clear objective: to deliver m...