Scott Genius LT 10 Mountain Bike

The Scott Genius LT 10 mountain bike is significantly lighter than many of the less costly alternatives. This is due to the prolific use of carbon through its construction with its brakes and frame making the most of this lightweight material to shave off the grams. Despite this minimal calorific content this is still a very capable bike which really needs to be taken on long tours across mountainous regions to get into its stride.

Borrowing the black and green colour motif which seems to be reserved for Scott’s high end cycles this year, the Genius LT 10 brings plenty of enticing tech to the table. With RockShox, Syncros and Avid all contributing components and Scott providing the manufacturing expertise to bring the whole thing together, you get a pleasing package. Customisation allows for bespoke performance, so be prepared to tinker.

Scott Genius LT 10 2011 Specifications

  • Frame: Genius LT Carbon Concept / Carbon mainframe IMP5 technology / HMX NET Tapered HeaDTube / Alloy 6061 Double butted swingarm / IDS SL 12x142mm Dropout BB Height adjustable / ISCG05 Adapter 185mm rear travel
  • Front Fork: Rock Shox Lyrik RLR plus / Scott Custom Air Spring / Remote Lockout / Tapered steerer Mission Rebound adjustable / 20mm Maxle 2 step Travel adjustable / 180 – 140mm travel
  • Rear Shock: Scott Equalizer 3 / 3 modes: Lockout – Traction Control – All Travel Sag indicator / Dual rebound adjustable
  • Front Derailleur: SRAM X.0 / DM S3
  • Rear Derailleur: SRAM X.0 / Carbon long cage
  • Number of Gears: <30/li>
  • Shifters: SRAM X.0 Trigger / multi adjustable with carbon cap
  • Chainset: SRAM X.0 GXP / Carbon crankarm
  • Chainrings: 44A x 33A x 22A T
  • Bottom Bracket: Sram GXP PF integrated / shell 41×89.5mm
  • Cassette: SRAM PG 1070 / 12-36 T
  • Chain: SRAM PC 1051
  • Pedals: Not included
  • Front Brake: Avid X.0 Carbon with 203mm rotor
  • Rear Brake: Avid X.0 Carbon with 185mm rotor
  • Brake Levers: Avid X.0 Carbon
  • Handlebars: Syncros AM Carbon 20mm rise / 700mm
  • Stem: Syncros AM V2 / 4 bolt Oversize 31.8mm 1 1/8″ / 6 degrees angle
  • Headset: Syncros AM Pro / Tapered 1.5″ – 1 1/8″ semi integrated 50/61mm
  • Grips: Scott Lock-on grips
  • Rims: DT Swiss AM 10 / 32H /Tubeless ready
  • Front Hub: DT Swiss AM 10 Disc IT 20mm
  • Rear Hub: DT Swiss AM 10 Disc IT with 12mm RWS / 12x 142mm
  • 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: Selle Italy SLR Team Edition / Vanox rails
  • Seatpost: Rock Shox Reverb adjustable Hydraulic remote system / 31.6mm
  • Seat Binder:
  • Weight: 13.60 kg / 29.96 lbs approx
  • Colour:
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Model: Scott Genius LT 10
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