M/1 - currently out of stock
The Mountain Model M/1 was expertly designed to give the performance-minded trail rider greater strength at a lighter weight. And it has a better feel so you can punish the trail, not your body. Everything has been intelligently considered frame-to-saddle: weight reduction, more durable componentry, variable wheel size compliance, corrosion-proof inner and outer tube coating, and, most importantly, redefined superior fit and feel. These advantages are carefully engineered into one bike provide for a ride that will energize you to climb higher, drop faster, and go farther than ever before.
The Model M/1 Trail 27.5 has been designed for serious fun on the trail. Packing a 130 mm fork punch - 1X12 speed drivetrain and dropper post it will tackle everything from packed - rocky single-track to rowdy rides on loose dirt. Its long and slack geometry coupled with an industry best front suspension lets you rip down the mountain and go bolder off-road than ever before. It is perfect for riders who measure their trail experience in smiles and laughter and want to devote their time to care-free - fun adventures.
The Model M/1 Cross Country 29 has been designed for fast, technical terrain and off-road mountain bike fun. Its efficient 1X12 drivetrain and 120 mm front suspension fork combined with all-terrain capable tire setup will take you anywhere you point your nose fast and confidently. Capable for carrying racks and fenders it will even double up as a travel companion or weekend warrior. It is perfect for the rider who enjoys flowy, fast, and technical trails and care for the environment in which we ride.
|Frame||XC - Trail 29" / 27.5" AE81 ALLITE® Super Mag™, VAAST XC / Trail geometry, internal cable routing, dropper post ready|
|Fork||RockShox 35 Gold RL, 120mm Travel, DebonAir, 51mm offset, 15x110mm BOOST™|
|Tires||Maxxis Recon 29 x 2.4"F / 2.25"R, EXO/Tubeless Ready|
|Rims||Stans NoTubes Arch S1, 28H w/Stans tubeless rim tape|
|Rotors||Shimano 180mm F / 160mm R|
|Crank||Praxis Cadet M30, 32T|
|Cassette||Shimano 10-51T, 12-speed|
|Shifters||Shimano SLX, 12-speed|
|RD||Shimano XT RD-M8100|
|Chain||KMC X12 Nickel plated|
|Bottom Bracket||Praxis T47 IB Enduro Bearings|
|Hub F||Sealed cartridge bearing, 15 x 110mm thru axle, 28H|
|Hub R||Sealed cartridge bearing, 12-speed, 12 x 148mm thru axle, 28H|
|Spokes||Double butted stainless|
|Axles||VAAST M12 / RockShox Maxle Lite|
|Handlebar||VAAST MTB Pro, 15mm rise w/7 degree sweep, 780mm width|
|Stem||VAAST MTB Pro|
|Grips / Tape||WTB Trail II DNA compound|
|Seat Post||TranzX 30.9mm dropper post, (100mm S/M, 120mm L/XL)|
|Saddle||WTB Silverado 142 Race|
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VAAST Bikes® are the first to use ALLITE® SUPER MAGNESIUM™. This high-strength alloy features excellent shock absorption properties, weighs 33% less than Aluminum and 50% less than Titanium by volume, and is significantly stronger than both. Through the exclusive use of this eco-friendly metal, we have achieved a ride feel like no other.
- Efficient power transfer makes for easier climbing.
- Shock absorption properties neutralize much of the road buzz.
- Frame weight rivaled only by Carbon Fiber.
- PEO surface treatment technology for added corrosion and wear resistance.