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ION-16 techline

ION-16 techline

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ION-16 techline


Wheel size: 27,5"

Rear travel: 160mm

Weight: 3,25kg / 7,16lb (size M, black anodized, without shock)

Warranty: 5 years

Product description:

The ION-16 is a top athlete when it comes to enduro bikes. It scores with 160 mm progressive rear wheel travel, durable and prooven bearing technology and a modern slack geometry. It is the most succesfull race bike that our team has used during the 2015 season. Of course the rider has a huge impact on the success but we are proud to support our team riders with tools to win races.The countless test rides our team rider and colleague Daniel did on the ION 16 paid of and he won the Masters category at the IXS GDC DH race in Tabarz.

Even if you are not as fast as our team riders on the race tracks, you will have a lot of fun with this masterpiece of a bike. The ION-16 supports you on challenging downhill tracks. The rear suspension offers enough control in difficult riding situations. It is surprisingly capable, even in longer climbs. The ION-16 is able to do anything. Soon, it will be the most ridden bike in your fleet.

Our techline:

The complete bikes of our techline form a unit of uncompromising functional, robust and aesthetically harmonious components. In this fine selection lays our wealth of experience in custom builds for customers and for our racers. Our credo is going on reliability not target price. HOPE four-piston brakes for optimal deceleration, Conti tires tough casing for good grip and puncture protection, hydraulic Rock Shox dropper seatpost for rapid match the trail and Rock Shox suspension for a state-of-the-art chassis setup. The wheels are quickly set up tubeless since tubeless ready tires and rims are tubeless ready.


Fork: RockShox Pike RCT3 Solo Air 160mm

Shock: RockShox Monarch Plus RC3

Headset: Reset Flatstack A4

Stem: Hope AM 50 mm

Bar: Truvativ Decendant 760 mm

Brakes f/r: Hope Tech3 E4 200/ 180mm

Grips: Ergon GE1 slim

Hubs: Hope Pro 4 Evo

Rims: WTB KOM i25

Tires: Continental Baron Project Protection Apex 27,5x2,4"/ Continental MountainKing 2 Protection 27,5x2,4"

Saddle: Ergon SME 3-S

Seatpost: RockShox Reverb Stealth 170 mm

Seatclamp: Hope QR

Crankset: Hope Crank 170 mm

Shifter: Sram X1

Derailleur: Sram X1

Cassette: Sram XG 1180

Chain: Sram PG X1

Chainguide: Hope Slick Chain/ NICOLAI CD1

You just have to choose the frame size. Our SALES team is getting in contact with you to discuss your colour demands. You are able to make first comments during the order process.

Each frame is delivered with an additional derailleur hanger.

Watch out, our colour samples

Any questions? Get in touch with us!

Delivery Time: gemäß Produktionsplan zwischen 3 bis 8 Wochen

Incl. 19% Tax, excl. Shipping Cost

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  • NICOLAI Tech_sheet 2017 - ION-16 2017
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