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Intense M16C Downhill Mountain Bike - Expert

£3,500.00 £2,899.00

Description The M16 is a world-class, downhill racing machine, at 9.5 inches of rear travel, with geometry developed in conjunction with Intense Factory Racing Team riders Bernat Guardia, Jack Moir, Luca Cometti and Ferran Jorba, as well as Intense test pilots Chris Kovarik, Shaun Palmer and Claire Buchar... Read more

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Description

The M16 is a world-class, downhill racing machine, at 9.5 inches of rear travel, with geometry developed in conjunction with Intense Factory Racing Team riders Bernat Guardia, Jack Moir, Luca Cometti and Ferran Jorba, as well as Intense test pilots Chris Kovarik, Shaun Palmer and Claire Buchar.

Intense was the pioneer of downhill racing bikes – and the M16 is the new standard. The M16 is available in alloy or carbon chassis.

Key Features:

  • M16 standard carbon frame and rear triangle
  • Monocoque UD carbon construction
  • 157x12mm rear spacing
  • Custom carbon protectives and bottom bracket frame stays and mud guard
  • Fox Performance Elite 40 fork, 27.5", 200mm
  • Fox Performance Elite DHX2 rear shock, 214-240mm (450# - S // 550# - M // 650 - L)
Tech Specs
M16C Expert Build
FRAME M16 NM 275 Monocoque UD Carbon Front and Rear Triangle 275” DH Frameset, ISCG 05 Mount, w/ 157 x12 mm spacing, 215 - 240 mm travel
FORK FOX Performance Elite 40, 27.5" x 200 MM
SHOCK FOX Performance Elite COIL DHX2 (450# size small, 550# size medium, 650# size large) 240mm X 76mm
WHEELSET
WHEELS Custom Build
HUBS 32 Hole Intense Tuned, 110 x 20mm Front Hub; 157 x 12mm Rear Hub Shimano Driver, 6-Bolt
RIMS Sun Helix TR29, 27.5"(650b) Disc Rim, Tubeless Ready
SPOKES DT Swiss Champion
TIRES Maxxis Minion, 27.5 X 2.5"
DRIVETRAIN
SHIFTERS Shimano Zee, 10 speed
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Zee, 10 speed
FRONT DERAILLEUR n/a
CRANK Shimano Zee
CASSETTE Shimano CS-HG50-10, 11-36T, 10 speed
CHAIN KMC 10 speed
CHAIN GUIDE E13 LG1
COMPONENTS
SADDLE WTB Volt Sport
SEATPOST Intense Recon, 300 x 31.6mm
HANDLEBAR Renthal Fatbar DH 20 mm x 780 mm
STEM Renthal Direct Mount 50mm
HEADSET Cane Creek 40, alloy cartridge, 25mm of spacers
BRAKESET SRAM Guide R, 203 mm front and rear
GRIPS Intense Dual Density Lock-On
Geometry

M16C SMALL MEDIUM LARGE XL
A WHEEL BASE 1194 mm 1219 mm 1245 mm 1265 mm
B TOP TUBE LENGTH 565 mm 591 mm 616 mm 634 mm
C CHAINSTAY LENGTH 445 mm 445 mm 445 mm 445 mm
D HEAD TUBE LENGTH 109 mm 115 mm 122 mm 132 mm
E HEAD TUBE ANGLE 63.5 ̊ 63.5 ̊ 63.5 ̊ 63.5 ̊
F REACH 391 mm 413 mm 436 mm 452 mm
G STACK 587 mm 592 mm 598 mm 607 mm
H BB HEIGHT 365 mm 365 mm 365 mm 365 mm
I SEAT TUBE ANGLE (EFFECTIVE) 73.3 ̊ 73.3 ̊ 73.3 ̊ 73.3 ̊
J SEAT TUBE ANGLE (ACTUAL) 59.5 ̊ 59.5 ̊ 59.5 ̊ 59.5 ̊
K SEAT TUBE LENGTH 416 mm 440 mm 455 mm 457 mm
L STAND OVER HEIGHT 797 mm 803 mm 809 mm 816 mm
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ABOUT Intense Cycles

Founded in 1993, Intense changed mountain bike racing forever with the M1, the first true full-suspension downhill bike. Racing remains at the heart of everything Intense does with the US brand continuing to innovate across XC, trail, enduro and DH disciplines. Every Intense bike is made to the very highest standards with extraordinary attention to detail and an exceptional finish – making you stand out as a true mountain biker on the trails. Read more about Intense.

ABOUT SADDLEBACK

Founded by real cycling enthusiasts in 2004, our passion for elite performance runs through everything we do at Saddleback. Our team of dedicated roadies, mountain bikers and triathletes practice what we preach to bring you the finest cycling products and a superior service to match. We're the official UK home of 3T, Alchemy, Castelli, Chris King, ENVE, Intense, Sidi, Silca, Stages and Troy Lee Designs.

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