Est. 1982

2022 Giant Talon 2 29"

GIANT
Push the pace on climbs, let loose on the descents. This aluminium hardtail gives you a feel for the trail with balanced, confident handling and a plush suspension fork. KEY...
$999.00

Push the pace on climbs, let loose on the descents. This aluminium hardtail gives you a feel for the trail with balanced, confident handling and a plush suspension fork.

KEY PERFORMANCE FACTORS

Proven alloy performance

ALUXX aluminium frameset is hand-built in-house by the world leader in aluminium engineering.

Balance and stability

Frame geometry is designed to optimise the balance and roll-over capabilities of 29-inch wheels or the liveliness of 27.5-inch wheels (depending on frame size).

XC control

Suspension fork offers either 80mm or 100mm of smooth travel for added XC control.

 

Specs

Frame:  ALUXX-Grade aluminium, disc

Fork:  SR Suntour XCM30, QR, alloy steerer 100mm travel

Handlebar:  Giant Connect Trail, 31.8mm

Grips:  Giant Sole-O

Stem:  Giant Sport, 7-degree M: 60mm (29) L: 70mm (29) XL: 80mm (29)

Seatpost:  Giant Sport, 30.9mm

Saddle:  Giant

Pedals:  MTB caged

Shifters:  Shimano Altus M2010, 2x9

Front Derailleur:  Shimano Altus M2020

Rear Derailleur:  Shimano Altus M2000

Brakes:  Tektro TDK143, hydraulic, Tektro rotors [F]180mm, [R]160mm

Brake Levers:  Tektro TDK143

Cassette:  Shimano Deore HG200, 11x32

Chain:  KMC X9

Crankset:  ProWheel Forged, 175mm

Bottom Bracket:  Cartridge

Rims:  Giant GX03V 29 alloy, double wall

Hubs:  Alloy, sealed bearing

Spokes:  Stainless, 14g

Tyres:  Kenda Booster 27.5 or 29x2.2", wire bead

Extras: 2.4" max tyre size, 32t max chainring size