Santa Cruz Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV SRAM GX AXS + Reserve Carbon Wheels

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SN: SC22093

MSRP $9,799.00

25% Off-2,449.75

Sale Price$7,349

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Key Specs

  • C carbon frame
  • SRAM GX AXS drivetrain
  • SRAM Code RS brakes
  • FOX 38 Float Performance Elite, 170mm fork
  • Rock Shox Super Deluxe Select + 230x62.5 shock, 165mm rear travel
  • VPP Suspension Platform
  • Internal cable routing
  • SRAM UDH (Universal Derailleur Hanger)
  • RockShox Reverb, 31.6
  • Reserve 30 Carbon 29" wheelset
  • Industry Nine 1/1 Hubs
  • Maxxis Assegai 29"x2.5”, 3C MaxxGrip, EXO+, TR front tire
  • Maxxis Minion DHR II 29”x2.4" WT, 3C MaxxTerra, EXO+, TR rear tire
  • Cane Creek 40 IS headset
  • Santa Cruz 35 Carbon Bar 800MM
  • SRAM DUB, 73mm English/BSA threaded bottom bracket

Description

The Santa Cruz Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV is a high-performance mountain bike that combines cutting-edge technology, premium components, and a top-of-the-line carbon frame to deliver an exhilarating and versatile riding experience. Designed for riders who demand the utmost performance on aggressive trails, the Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV is packed with features that make it a true powerhouse on the mountains.

At the heart of the Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV is its C carbon frame. Crafted with precision and expertise, the carbon frame offers a perfect balance of strength, stiffness, and lightweight construction. The carbon fiber material ensures optimal power transfer, allowing riders to efficiently convert their pedaling power into forward momentum. The frame's geometry is carefully designed to provide stability and agility, enabling riders to confidently tackle technical descents and navigate tight corners with ease.

The SRAM GX AXS drivetrain is a standout feature of the Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV. This wireless electronic drivetrain offers seamless shifting performance and precise gear transitions with the simplicity of a 12-speed system. The GX AXS drivetrain delivers quick and accurate shifts, allowing riders to effortlessly find the right gear for any terrain. With its reliable performance and smooth operation, the GX AXS drivetrain ensures a seamless and enjoyable riding experience.

To ensure reliable and powerful braking performance, the Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV is equipped with SRAM Code RS brakes. These hydraulic disc brakes offer consistent and predictable stopping power, even in challenging trail conditions. The Code RS brakes provide excellent modulation and control, allowing riders to confidently tackle steep descents and technical sections. With their reliable and powerful braking, riders can maintain control and ride with confidence on aggressive trails.

The FOX 38 Float Performance Elite fork with 170mm of travel is a key component that enhances the Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV's trail performance. This high-performance suspension fork is designed to handle aggressive riding and provides exceptional control and damping capabilities. With its stiff chassis and advanced damping technology, the FOX 38 Float Performance Elite fork offers precise steering and absorbs trail impacts, providing excellent traction and control over rough and challenging terrain. The adjustable features of the fork allow riders to fine-tune their suspension settings to match their riding style and trail conditions.

Complementing the front suspension, the Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV features a RockShox Super Deluxe Select + rear shock with 165mm of travel. The Super Deluxe Select + shock offers a plush and controlled ride, absorbing trail impacts and maintaining traction. Its adjustable features allow riders to optimize the suspension settings for different trail conditions, enhancing the bike's performance and versatility. The VPP (Virtual Pivot Point) suspension platform further enhances the bike's climbing efficiency and provides a balanced and controlled ride on both ascents and descents.

The internal cable routing of the Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV provides a clean and streamlined appearance while also ensuring smooth shifting and braking performance. By routing the cables internally, they are protected from dirt, debris, and the elements, maintaining consistent and reliable performance in all riding conditions.

The SRAM UDH (Universal Derailleur Hanger) is a removable component that connects the rear derailleur to the frame. The UDH offers easy and precise derailleur adjustments, ensuring optimal shifting performance. The Universal Derailleur Hanger provides compatibility with various drivetrain setups, allowing riders to customize their bike according to their preferences and riding style.

The RockShox Reverb dropper post with a 31.6 diameter offers on-the-fly saddle height adjustment, enhancing maneuverability and control on technical descents. With its smooth and reliable operation, the dropper post allows riders to quickly and easily optimize their body position for different sections of the trail, maximizing their riding performance.

The Reserve 30 Carbon wheelset paired with Industry Nine 1/1 hubs provides a strong and reliable rolling platform. These components offer durability and stiffness, capable of withstanding the demands of aggressive trail riding. The wide rim profile of the Reserve 30 Carbon rims provides better tire support, optimizing traction and stability. Paired with the Industry Nine 1/1 hubs, this wheelset ensures quick engagement and smooth rolling performance, enhancing the bike's responsiveness and efficiency.

The Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV is equipped with Maxxis Assegai tires in a 29"x2.5" size for the front and Maxxis Minion DHR II tires in a 29"x2.4" WT size for the rear. The Maxxis Assegai tire features an aggressive tread pattern that delivers exceptional grip and control in a variety of trail conditions. The Maxxis Minion DHR II tire offers fast-rolling capabilities and confident cornering performance. Both tires utilize Maxxis' renowned 3C MaxxGrip compound, which provides excellent traction and durability. The EXO+ casing adds puncture protection and durability to withstand challenging trails.

The Cane Creek 40 IS headset ensures smooth steeringand stability. The integrated design provides a solid connection between the frame and the fork, contributing to the bike's overall handling and control. It allows for precise and responsive steering, enhancing the rider's confidence in technical sections and challenging terrain.

The Santa Cruz 35 Carbon Bar with an 800mm width offers excellent control and stability on the trails. The carbon construction provides strength and stiffness while reducing weight, allowing riders to confidently handle aggressive riding situations.

The SRAM DUB bottom bracket, with a 73mm English/BSA threaded design, ensures efficient power transfer and durability. The wide bottom bracket provides increased stiffness and stability, allowing for optimal power transfer from the pedals to the drivetrain. It contributes to the bike's responsive acceleration and efficient pedaling performance.

In summary, the Santa Cruz Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV is a top-tier mountain bike that excels in aggressive trail riding. Its carbon frame, wireless electronic drivetrain, powerful brakes, advanced suspension technology, internal cable routing, dropper post, high-quality wheelset with Industry Nine hubs, grippy tires, integrated headset, wide handlebar, and durable bottom bracket make it a formidable choice for riders seeking ultimate performance and versatility. With the Megatower 2 GX AXS RSV, riders can confidently tackle challenging terrain, push their limits, and experience the thrill of conquering any trail.