Scott Genius 60 Mountain Bike

Scott Genius 60 Mountain Bike

The Scott Genius 60 mountain bike looks as sharp as a tack and performs with real panache whether you take it on a brief jaunt in the woods or a full-scale race over multiple stages. Like most of the Genius range, it possesses some great components from renowned firms and is part of a brand that has produced world champions in this field. This should inspire you with confidence when you commit to a purchase.

Scott has fitted the Genius 60 with its own Equaliser shock system on the rear which comes complete with handlebar-mounted levers to provide the rider with a way of switching between its three different adjustable settings in real time without the need for fiddly alterations. Combine this with the RockShox Sektor tech integrated into the fork and you have a mountain bike that rides well and can be adapted for a variety of conditions and riding styles.

The alloy frame is sturdy, strong and above all, light, although if you are going to spend this much you may also want to look at the Scott offerings that have carbon frames and components for the ultimate in featherweight mountain bike tech.

Scott Genius 60 Specifications

  • Frame: Genius Alloy 6061 Custom Butted hydroformed monocoque tubes with replaceable hanger / sealed aircraft bearings 150mm rear travel
  • Front Fork: Rock Shox Sector RL Solo Air / Air springLockout / Rebound adjustable / Alloy steerer150mm travel
  • Rear Shock: Scott Equalizer 2 / 3 modes: Lockout – Traction Control – All Travel Sag indicator / Dual rebound adjustable
  • Front Derailleur: Shimano SLX / FD-M660-10 E-Type direct mount
  • Rear Derailleur: Shimano SLX / RD-M660 SGS Shadow Type
  • Number of Gears: 27
  • Shifters: Shimano Deore / SL-M590 / Rapidfire plus 2 way release / with gear indicator
  • Chainset: Shimano Deore FC-M590 / 2-piece Design
  • Chainrings: 44 x 32 x 22 T
  • Bottom Bracket: Shimano Cartridge shell 73mm
  • Cassette: Shimano CS HG-50 – 9 / 11-32 T
  • Chain: Shimano CN-HG53
  • Pedals: Shimano PD-M520 / clipless pedal
  • Front Brake: Avid Elixir 3 with 185mm rotor
  • Rear Brake: Avid Elixir 3 with 185mm rotor
  • Brake Levers: Avid Elixir 3
  • Handlebars: Scott Pilot 22 Comp / 6061 Alloy 20mm rise / 660mm
  • Stem: Scott MC Pro / 4 Bolt Oversize 31.8mm 1 1/8″ / 6 degrees angle
  • Headset: Ritchey Comp Plus 1 1/8″ semi integrated 44/50mm
  • Grips: Scott Lock-on grips
  • Rims: Alex XC-55 Disc 32H / Eyelets
  • Front Hub: Scott Disc Comp IT
  • Rear Hub: Shimano Fh-M525 Disc IT
  • Front Spokes: DT Swiss Champion Black 1.8mm
  • Rear Spokes: DT Swiss Champion Black 1.8mm
  • Front Tyre: Schwalbe Nobby Nic EVO Scott Custom 26 x 2.35 / 67EPI Kevlar Bead Performance Series
  • Rear Tyre: Schwalbe Nobby Nic EVO Scott Custom 26 x 2.35 / 67EPI Kevlar Bead Performance Series
  • Tubes:
  • Saddle: Scott Genius
  • Seatpost: Scott RC 03-60 / 34.9mm
  • Seat Binder:
  • Weight: 13.00 kg / 28.63 lbs approx
  • Colour:
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Model: Scott Genius 60
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