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Pivot Cycles Firebird 29 Pro X01SP

Pivot Cycles Firebird 29 Pro X01SP
  • Color: Silver Sunrise
  • Color: Glacial Green Metallic
  • Color: Orange
$6,199.00
Wheel Size:
29-inch
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Details

Enduro courses. World Cup Downhill courses. It’s hard to tell the difference between the two these days. Well, right up until the point when you have to grind your way to the top of the absolute hairball descent—that would be enduro. And that is also where the new Firebird 29 enters the picture—with its speed generating 29er wheels and a penchant for kicking ass. The Firebird 29’s big wheels gobble up miles with ease, roll right over the gnar and add insane levels of traction to the mix. But this is no monster truck. The Firebird 29 is a lightweight machine that boasts a poppy, lively feel that long-travel 29ers have never possessed. Until now.

Playful Yet Stable
The Firebird 29 features a long front center, short chainstays, a low center of gravity and a decidedly slack 65-degree head angle to deliver unmatched stability and handling. Plus, a new flip-chip adjustment system in its upper linkage offers quick and easy geometry fine tuning. Taking a page from the Phoenix DH Carbon’s progressive geometry, the Firebird combines some of the longest reach measurements in the sport, with short, 16.96” (431mm) chainstays. The Firebird’s long and low geometry gives you increased stability at high speeds and on steep technical challenges, while its short chainstays provide a maneuverable, dynamic ride that makes it easy to put the bike precisely where you want it.

The Bomb-Proof Bantam Weight
The Firebird 29 has a lot to live up to. On one hand, it needs to withstand repeated pummelings at bike parks and on the toughest trails. It has to be bomb proof. On the other hand, it also needs to be incredibly light—this bike is meant to give you an edge on the climbs. Since a 29er wheelset inherently packs more grams than the same wheelset in a smaller, 27.5 diameter, we knew there couldn‘t be any fat on the Firebird 29 frame. So, we made it both bomb proof and lean. Thanks to our own hollow-core, high-compression carbon molding process and an exacting combination of composite materials and shapes, we are able to deliver an ultra-light frame that meets the same stringent testing requirements for strength and stiffness as our World Cup downhill bike. Firebird frames weigh in at a mere 7 pounds (3.2kg) while complete bikes tip the scales at sub-30 pounds(13.5kg).

Geometry

Geometry Chart:
SmallMediumLargeX-Large
A Seat Tube Length (C-T) 37.5 cm 41 cm 44 cm 47 cm
B Top Tube Length 59.7 cm 62.3 cm 64 cm 66.4 cm
C Head Tube Length 9.5 cm 10.8 cm 11.8 cm 12.8 cm
D Head Tube Angle 64.6° 64.6° 64.6° 64.6°
E Seat Tube Angle (Eff.) 76.5° 77.0° 77.5° 77.5°
F Chainstay Length 43 cm 43.3 cm 43.7 cm 44.4 cm
G Bottom Bracket Height 35.6 cm 35.6 cm 35.6 cm 35.6 cm
H Bottom Bracket Drop 1.42 cm 1.42 cm 1.42 cm 1.42 cm
I Standover 66.7 cm 67.8 cm 69.9 cm 70.9 cm
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Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN
Glacial Green Metallic / Small / 29-inch 196338146845 00F9CV329AXOASPGGMSMDRPEN
Orange / Small / 29-inch 196338146876 00F9CV329AXOASPORGSMDRPEN
Silver Sunrise / Small / 29-inch 196338146913 00F9CV329AXOASPSSRSMDRPEN
Silver Sunrise / Medium / 29-inch 196338146906 00F9CV329AXOASPSSRMDDRPEN
Glacial Green Metallic / Medium / 29-inch 196338146838 00F9CV329AXOASPGGMMDDRPEN
Glacial Green Metallic / Large / 29-inch 196338146821 00F9CV329AXOASPGGMLGDRPEN
Orange / Large / 29-inch 196338146869 00F9CV329AXOASPORGLGDRPEN
Silver Sunrise / Large / 29-inch 196338146890 00F9CV329AXOASPSSRLGDRPEN
Silver Sunrise / X-Large / 29-inch 196338146920 00F9CV329AXOASPSSRXLDRPEN
Orange / X-Large / 29-inch 196338146883 00F9CV329AXOASPORGXLDRPEN
Glacial Green Metallic / X-Large / 29-inch 196338146852 00F9CV329AXOASPGGMXLDRPEN

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