Scott Sportster 55 Bike Review
The Scott Sportster 55 is a hybrid bike that comes with a good value price tag, a heap of great components and a set up that will be perfect for riders looking for a multipurpose cycle to take on various conditions. Commuters and urban riders will like the degree of comfort that it affords whilst those who feel like taking it off the beaten track in their spare time will be able to enjoy the benefits of the Suntour fork, which provides 63mm of travel.
The Scott Sportster 55 hybrid bike is a versatile and practical bike designed for both commuting and recreational cycling. The bike features a lightweight aluminum frame with a comfortable upright riding position and a suspension fork that smooths out rough terrain. The Sportster 55 is equipped with a 21-speed Shimano drivetrain and Tektro mechanical disc brakes for reliable and responsive shifting and stopping power.
The bike comes with a range of accessories, including mudguards to protect against mud and water, a kickstand for easy parking, and a rear rack for carrying groceries or other stuff. The Sportster 55 also has reflective details for improved visibility in low-light conditions.
Overall, the Scott Sportster 55 is an excellent choice for riders looking for a versatile and reliable hybrid bike that can handle a variety of riding conditions. Whether you’re commuting to work or exploring local bike paths, the Sportster 55 is a comfortable and dependable ride.
Scott Sportster 55 Overview
You can be sure that the Scott Sportster 55 will be a reliable, long-lasting companion due to the degree of care that has been taken when choosing the components and putting everything together. The solid yet light alloy frame is fitted with gears from names including Shimano and Ritchley. Mechanical disc brakes on the front and rear wheels will give you expert control and despite the affordable price and all-purpose mission statement, the Scott Sportster 55 does have the ability to perform when needed. Therefore, you can tear away from traffic lights and roll smoothly across rough terrain in a single sitting without being put out of joint.
The Scott Sportster 55 does not oversell itself with a brash design, so many people will be able to enjoy its black frame with its red and white detailing without feeling like they are on show. Each aspect is reassuringly sturdy and you can tell from your first ride that this is a bike that has been built to last, no matter where you take it.
Scott Sportster 55 Specifications
- Frame: 6061 Alloy with double butted tubing and integrated heaDTube
- Front Fork: Suntour NEX 4110 V2, Suspension fork 1 1/8″, 700C 63mm travel
- Rear Shock:
- Front Derailleur: Shimano FD-TX51, 31.8mm clamp
- Rear Derailleur: Shimano Acera RD-M 360
- Number of Gears: 24
- Shifters: Shimano ST-EF 51 L / 8R, EZ-fire plus
- Chainset: Shimano FC-M171, with Chainguard
- Chainrings: 48 x 38 x 28 T
- Bottom Bracket: Shimano BB-UN 26 / 68-113mm
- Cassette: Shimano CS-HG30- 8I, 11-32 T
- Chain: KMC Z-7
- Pedals: Wellgo C127 S
- Front Brake: Shimano BR-M416A, Mechanical Disc
- Rear Brake: Shimano BR-M416A, Mechanical Disc
- Brake Levers:
- Handlebars: Scott Sportster Oversize 31.8mm 9 degrees bend, 600mm
- Stem: Scott JD-ST58 A, Oversize 31,8mm
- Headset: Ritchey OE Logic Zero, semi integrated
- Rims: Araya GP-710, 700C, 32H, black
- Front Hub: Scott Comp Disc CL
- Rear Hub: Shimano FH-RM65-8 CL
- Front Spokes: Stainless black, 14G / 2mm
- Rear Spokes: Stainless black, 14G / 2mm
- Front Tyre: S207, 700x37C semi-slick
- Rear Tyre: S207, 700x37C semi-slick
- Saddle: Sport Sportster
- Seatpost: Scott, 31.6mm
- Seat Binder:
- Weight: 13.80 kg / 30.40 lbs approx
- Extra Features:
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